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The Penguins rallied from a three-goal deficit to tie the game in the third period but Anders Lee scored with 27 seconds left and the Islanders went on to beat the Pens 5-3.

The Penguins scored three goals in the third period in hopes of a tremendous comeback win, but instead fell short Wednesday night against the New York Islanders, 5-3, at the Barclays Center in...

11/30/2016 - 22:18
Chris Hayes
Nino Niederreiter and Charlie Coyle both scored two goals as the Pittsburgh Penguins lost to the Minnesota Wild on the road Friday afternoon by a score of 6-2.

Coyle put the Wild on the board with a goal only 40 seconds into the game.

Niederreiter added another goal on the power play less than eight minutes later to make the score 2-0.

11/25/2016 - 19:35
Casey Chafin
Sidney Crosby had two goals and an assist during a five-goal second period and the Pittsburgh Penguins shut down the division-leading New York Rangers in a 6-1 rout on Wednesday night.

Although the Rangers maneuvered a power play goal 4:22 into the first period to take a 1-0 lead, it was no match for what the Pens had in store for the second.

11/23/2016 - 23:36
Cassie Putt
Rookie winger Jake Guentzel scored two goals in his NHL debut, but the Rangers responded with five unanswered tallies on Monday night to beat the Penguins 5-2 at PPG Paints Arena.

The Rangers (14-5-1) have a firm grip on first place in the Metropolitan Division as the Pens (11-5-3) now lag behind by four points.

11/21/2016 - 20:23
Cassie Putt
Buffalo goaltender Anders Nilsson stopped 46 shots, plus three more in the shootout, to stymie the Sidney Crosby-led Pittsburgh Penguins 2-1 on Saturday night.

Marc-Andre Fleury got the start in net on Saturday and stopped 32 shots. Sidney Crosby scored the Penguins’ lone goal, the 350th of his career, in the 3rd period.

11/20/2016 - 09:24
Casey Chafin
Nicklas Backstrom had two goal and three assists and T.J. Oshie added two goals and two assists to lead the Washington Capitals to a 7-1 third period lead over the Penguins on Wednesday.

The Pittsburgh Penguins may have the Washington Capitals’ number in the postseason, but apparently mid-November is a different story.

11/16/2016 - 22:30
Chris Hayes
What concussion? In his ninth game of the season, Sidney Crosby scored his 10th goal of the season and the Pittsburgh Penguins defeated the Toronto Maple Leafs, 4-1, Saturday night.

Crosby, off to the best start to his 12-year career, is the catalyst for the Penguins 10-3-2 start. Saturday’s win moved the Penguins into first place in the Metropolitan Division.

11/13/2016 - 01:04
Joel Norman
Eric Staal’s third-period goal proved to be the game-winner as the Minnesota Wild defeated the Pittsburgh Penguins 4-2 on Thursday night.

The Minnesota Wild had the highest penalty kill percentage in the NHL entering its game against the Pittsburgh Penguins on Thursday night.

11/11/2016 - 04:22
Joel Norman
The Oilers' Connor McDavid had three assists but Conor Sheary scored twice for the Penguins as Pittsburgh rallied to beat Edmonton 4-3 on Tuesday night.

Sheary scored the game-winner with 1:42 remaining to seal the victory for Pittsburgh.

11/09/2016 - 00:24
Cassie Putt
Evgeni Malkin and Sidney Crosby each scored two goals, Phil Kessel and Patric Hornqvist each added a pair of assists and the Penguins won their third consecutive game, edging the Flyers 5-4 on Philly on Saturday evening.

Malkin’s second goal of the game at 8:33 into the third period broke a 4-4 tie.

10/29/2016 - 22:57
Brandon Walker
For a lot of young student-athletes, sports are essentially a hobby. They represent an activity to boost a college résumé or a tool to stay active. But for many young athletes, sports mean much more.
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When the Penguins hired Jim Rutherford as their general manager in 2014, it seemed like a temporary move. The former Carolina Hurricanes GM would spend his two years in Pittsburgh, and then hand the keys to Jason Botterill; the man whom several people thought deserved the job in the first place.
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Aaron Gray is a familiar name for most Pittsburgh basketball fans. The 7’0”, 270-pound center led the '07 Panthers to an NCAA Tournament Sweet 16 appearance and was one of the most prolific big men to play for coach Jamie Dixon.
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The Pittsburgh Steelers rode an 11-5 regular season record to the AFC North title and an eventual appearance in the AFC Championship game, where they lost to the New England Patriots by a score of 36-17.
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A man once called a "runaway beer truck" has a rather predictable career.
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Jeanne Marie Laskas is the New York Times best-selling author of Concussion and the 2009 GQ article “Game Brain,” which inspired the Golden Globe-nominated movie, Concussion, starring Will Smith and Alec Baldwin.
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As much as 80 percent of the Pirates starting rotation could be different next season. Only Gerrit Cole and Jameson Taillon are locks to return from the 2015 crew. With three spots potentially open, the Pirates could look to add veterans through waivers, free agency and trades. Here are some potential in-house solutions.
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For years, the accomplishments of the Penn State men’s basketball team have been few and far between. Head coach Patrick Chambers has posted a 23-67 overall conference record in his five seasons, one of the worst marks among Power 5 schools. Only TCU, Boston College, Texas Tech and Virginia Tech have a lower in-conference winning percentage than Penn State's .256 mark during that span.
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