Sidney Crosby had a goal and two assists as the Penguins came out of the gate quickly and held on for a 4-3 win over the Calgary Flames on Saturday, the Pens' seventh straight and 12th in 13 games.
12/21/2013 - 16:52
The Penguins showed no signs of fatigue Thursday night, dispatching of the Minnesota Wild 5-2 thanks to two Sidney Crosby assists. Pittsburgh, who played for the second time in two nights, had nine different players factor in on the scoring.
12/19/2013 - 22:41
The Rangers scored twice in the final 7:17 to force overtime but Brandon Sutter scored the lone shootout goal and Marc-Andre Fleury stopped all five New York shooters as the Penguins won for the 10th time in the last 11 games, beating the Rangers 4-3 at Madison Square Garden.
12/19/2013 - 00:24
Not bad for a rag-tag group of defensemen. The Pittsburgh Penguins held the Toronto Maple Leafs under 30 shots and one goal Monday night and received offensive support from Chris Conner and Sidney Crosby in the win.
12/16/2013 - 22:50
Sidney Crosby scored twice, Evgeni Malkin had a goal and a pair of assists and Jeff Zatkoff stopped 28 of 29 shots as the Penguins topped the Red Wings 4-1 in Detroit. Malkin also left the ice with an apparent leg injury and did not return.
12/14/2013 - 22:45
Three first period goals by the Penguins helped stave off a second period comeback by the New Jersey Devils Friday night. Pascal Dupuis, Chris Conner and Jayson Megna provided the Penguins with an early lead as they held on to defeat the Devils 3-2 in perhaps Jaromir Jagr's last game in Pittsburgh.
12/13/2013 - 22:26
Miss two contests, drop a line mate, face an opponent that hasn't let up a goal in two straight games. Evgeni Malkin didn't miss a beat Monday night despite those obstacles. The NHL's assist leader recorded his eighth goal of the season early in the second period to lead the Penguins over the Columbus Blue Jackets for the fourth straight time.
12/09/2013 - 23:04
The Penguins gave up two goals in the final minutes and lost to Boston 3-2, but Shawn Thornton's vicious attack from behind on Penguins defenseman Brooks Orpik cast an ugly shadow on the game.
12/07/2013 - 23:15
No Evgeni Malkin, no problem. The Pittsburgh Penguins dispatched the San Jose Sharks 5-1 Thursday thanks in part to Geno's fill-in. Jayson Megna tallied his third goal of the season while Chris Kunitz notched a pair to top the Western power.
12/05/2013 - 22:30