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Nick Spaling and Steve Downie had two-point nights and Marc-Andre Fleury stopped 45 shots as the ‪Penguins‬ beat the Panthers 3-1

The Penguins' victory snapped a four-game unbeaten streak for the Panthers.

12/20/2014 - 23:00
PSR Staff
A new season always brings new challenges and expectations. For the 2014-15 Penguins, this new season brought much more.

After five disappointing and underachieving playoffs appearances, Mario Lemiuex and Ron Burkle were ready for changes. Big changes.

12/19/2014 - 13:01
Anthony Mendicino
Blake Comeau scored midway through overtime and a mumps-free Mark-Andre Fleury recorded his sixth shutout of the season as the Penguins blanked the Colorado Avalanche 1-0 Thursday night.

Fleury stopped 29 shots to improve to  18-4-2 this season, just a few hours after being cleared for the mumps, which have been spreading through the  Penguins locker room over...

12/18/2014 - 22:51
Tony DeFazio
Steve Downie had a goal and an assist, Marc-Andre Fleury stopped 28 shots and the Penguins beat Tampa Bay 4-2 at Consol Energy Center Monday night.

Two of the league’s top teams, the Penguins and the Lightning, and two of the league’s top players, Evgeni Malkin and Steven Stamkos, met tonight to fight for first place in the Eastern Conference...

12/15/2014 - 21:41
Anthony Mendicino
Kris Letang's goal with 11 seconds left in regulation forced overtime and salvaged a point for the Penguins, who ultimately lost 4-3 to the Blue Jackets in a shootout.

Ryan Johansen's shootout goal lifted the Blue Jackets past the Penguins, the Jackets' sixth straight win.

12/13/2014 - 23:54
Shanna Rose
Evgeni Malkin had two assists and newly acquired winger Rob Klinkhammer scored late in the third period as the Penguins beat the Flames 3-1 at Consol Energy Center Friday night.

The Penguins returned from their three-day vacation from game action without captain Sidney Crosby but the hometown team did welcome Kris Letang and Patric Hornqvist back to the lineup for tonight...

12/12/2014 - 22:09
Anthony Mendicino
Evgeni Malkin and Steve Downie scored 24 seconds apart late in the third period to force overtime but the Rangers scored in OT to beat the Penguins 4-3

Klein ripped a slapshot past Marc-Andre Fleury tosave the Rangers, who blew a 3-1 lead late in the third period when the Penguins scored twice in a 24 second span.

12/08/2014 - 22:45
Shanna Rose
Penguins’ goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury was recently presented with a brand new 4-year, 23 million dollar contract extension.

The deal was criticized because of Fleury's inconsistencies, poor puck play behind the net and bad playoff performances.

12/08/2014 - 15:59
Anthony Mendicino
Injuries are a part of sports, but what the Pittsburgh Penguins have faced the past few years seems more like a curse than anything sports-related.

On November 19, the Penguins called a press conference.

12/08/2014 - 15:45
Shanna Rose
It’s hard to beat German engineering. Blazing speed in forward or reverse. Superb handling in the corners. State-of-the-art tactical package. Excels under the iciest conditions.

Yes, the smooth-skating, cerebral style of Penguins defenseman Christian Ehrhoff, a native of Moers, Germany, has blended seamlessly with the high-energy, up-tempo brand of hockey espoused by new...

12/07/2014 - 20:31
Matt Jacobs
This has been a rough basketball season for fans of Division 1 hoops in this part of the state. Usually tough Robert Morris is struggling to stay at .500. Big Ten losses continue to pile up in State College. Even NCAA tourney staple Pitt is under .500 in the ACC.
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When you come across Beau Bennett’s name in a story, it’s typically preceded by compound modifiers like “oft-injured” or “injury-plagued.” Or lately, "healthy scratch."
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With the offseason coming to a close and the Pirates’ spending seemingly ceased, there are two facts that can be gleaned:
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It has been four years since the Pittsburgh Steelers won a playoff game. Fourteen other NFL teams have won in the postseason since the Steelers defeated the Jets for the 2010 AFC Championship.
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The Penguins have become an older team in recent years, as stars like Sidney Crosby (27), Evgeni Malkin (28), and Marc-Andre Fleury (30) are no longer the youthful group that hoisted the Stanley Cup six years ago.
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The Nats, Cubs and White Sox went out and added aces to their rotations, the Marlins opened the bank for Giancarlo Stanton, the Red Sox bolstered their infield and the Padres created an outfield: Reviewing the offseason moves.
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The 2015 NFL Draft is quickly approaching and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers are on the clock. There are many important needs the Bucs are facing this offseason, but their main priority is quarterback.
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When describing Woodland Hills junior running back Miles Sanders, recruiting pundits, WPIAL coaches and high school football writers typically use superlatives like “fast,” “talented,” and “explosive,” or descriptive phrases such as “big-playmaker” and “player to lose sleep over.”
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