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Pitcher underwent successful surgery to repair broken orbital bone

Pirates pitcher AJ Burnett, injured when he fouled a ball off his eye on Wednesday, underwent surgery this morning to repair

03/02/2012 - 11:54
PSR Staff
All Donors will be Entered for a Chance to Win Opening Day Tickets

The Pittsburgh Pirates have partnered with Central Blood Bank to host the first Pirates Blood Drive of 2012.  The drive is scheduled for Monday, March 5 from noon to 6 p.m.

03/02/2012 - 11:29
PSR Staff
Defensive end Aaron Smith is apparently the latest Steelers All-Pro to be released in a series of cuts to get the team under the new NFL salary cap; Chris Kemoeatu and James Farrior expected to follow.

According to Peter Schaffer, Smith's agent, the team informed Smith that he will be released in the next few days.Smith is the second longtime Steelers player to be told he will be released in two

03/01/2012 - 23:18
PSR Staff
Coron Williams led the way with 25 points, while Velton Jones had a double-double with 12 points and 10 assists, as Robert Morris breezed past Monmouth 87-68 in the first round of the NEC Tournament Thursday night at the Sewall Center in Coraopolis.

obertris tied a single-game record with 16 3-pointers en route to an 87-68 victory over No.

03/01/2012 - 23:11
PSR Staff
Veteran pitcher to undergo surgery tomorrow; no timetable for return

Pirates righthanded pitcher AJ Burnett was s

03/01/2012 - 13:44
Tony DeFazio
Pascal Dupuis scored the game-deciding goal in a shootout as the Penguins overcame injuries to Kris Letang and Steve Sullivan to beat the Dallas Stars. James Neal and Chris Kunitz also scored in the shootout, while Kunitz, Sullivan and Craig Adams scored in regulation.

The Penguins earned a brilliant win in a rough, back and forth game with the Dallas Stars, their fourth win in a row. Goaltender Marc-Andre 

03/01/2012 - 00:02
Scott Kromko
Ashton Gibbs scored 19 points in what could be his final home game and Dante Taylor added 17 on 8-for-8 shooting as Pitt rolled to an 89-69 win over St. John’s at the Petersen Events Center on Wednesday night.

For everything that's wrong with Pitt's 2011-12 season, Wednesday night was just right.

02/29/2012 - 22:46
Tony DeFazio
B.J. Monteiro led five Dukes in double figures with 21 points, 6 rebounds, 4 steals and 3 assists as Duquesne downed host Charlotte 88-77 on Wednesday night.

BJ Monteiro led five players in double figures with a game-high 21 points as Duquesne shot a season-best 59.3 percent i

02/29/2012 - 22:41
PSR Staff
Frazier ties Penn State season assist record with 189th of the year

Despite 24 points and six assists from Tim Frazier, Penn State fell to a red-hot Purdue team, 80-56, Wednesday night in West Lafayette.

02/29/2012 - 22:20
PSR Staff
The Steelers will release wide receiver Hines Ward, according to a statement from the team.

“We had a conversation today with Hines Ward and informed him that we plan to release him of his contract prior to the start of the 2012 NFL calendar year,” Steelers President Art Rooney II told th

02/29/2012 - 19:19
PSR Staff
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In June, George Blanda—along with the late Johnny Unitas and living legends Joe Namath, Joe Montana, Dan Marino and Jim Kelly—will be honored in Pittsburgh.
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The popular pitching coach tandem of Ray Searage and Jim Benedict have significantly changed how the media perceives pitchers the Pirates have brought in as reclamation projects.
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Wayne Gretzky and Mario Lemieux were 27. Jaromir Jagr was 20. Bobby Orr was 24.
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CoGo's is proud to recognize Butler High School's Megan Paul as the April 2015 High School Sports Unsung Hero award recipient.
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It's no secret that the Steelers need help in the defensive secondary and at outside linebacker, but there are also needs elsewhere. Here's a breakdown of the team’s potential targets in the upcoming NFL Draft.
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West Virginia's Kevin White will be the first local player off the board, but Pitt's TJ Clemmings looks like a first-rounder as well. Penn State has several players expected to go in the second and third days of the draft.
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Prospects are constantly moving up and down teams' draft boards as players visit and work out for teams during the month of April. Two quarterbacks and two receivers make up four of PSR's top five players available.
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While the Steelers, Bengals and Ravens are coming off playoff appearances and look to fill specific needs in this month's draft, the Browns are once again in need of help all over the roster, particularly on offense.
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