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Hornqvist OT goal pushes Capitals to the brink

Hornqvist OT goal pushes Capitals to the brink

Patric Hornqvist’s overtime heroics helped the Pittsburgh Penguins defeat the Washington Capitals 3-2 and take a commanding 3-1 series lead on Wednesday night at CONSOL Energy Center.

CoGo's Unsung Hero: Winchester Thurston's Ayanna Townsend

CoGo's Unsung Hero: Winchester Thurston's Ayanna Townsend

It's probably appropriate that Ayanna Townsend earned the CoGo's High School Sports Unsung Hero Award as a sophomore.

Pirates waste opportunities as Cubs complete sweep

Pirates waste opportunities as Cubs complete sweep

Matt Joyce homered again but the Pirates left 18 men on base as the Cubs completed their sweep of the Pirates at PNC Park Wednesday afternoon, losing to Jon Lester 6-2.

Western PA Players move on to the NFL

Western PA Players move on to the NFL

Three WPIAL players were drafted into the NFL this past weekend. Former Pitt wide receiver and Clairton standout Tyler Boyd was the first local player off the board when the Cincinnati Bengals made him their second round pick on Friday night.

Ruto, Dakebo win 2016 Pittsburgh Marathon

Ruto, Dakebo win 2016 Pittsburgh Marathon

Kenya's Kipkoech Ruto and Ethiopia's Hailemaryam Dakebo were the winners of the 2016 Pittsburgh Marathon.

Prospect Spotlight: Forward Teddy Blueger

Prospect Spotlight: Forward Teddy Blueger

For almost a year, there was some skepticism that the Pittsburgh Penguins could sign their 2012 NHL Draft second-round pick, Teddy Blueger, before June 1 of this year.

1. Chicago Cubs: Jason Heyward and Ben Zobrist join Rizzo, Bryant and Russell in a stacked lineup.

1. Pittsburgh’s outfield will be the most productive in baseball.

Steelers Nation wants the NFL to suspend Cincinnati Bengals linebacker Vontaze Burfict, ban him or at least throw darts at his likeness in bars throughout the Steel City.

Off the court, Colter had to deal with the death of his older brother JJ during his freshman season and survived a battle with cancer the following year.

Brown has been calling games for 24 seasons and his now-famous “Raise the Jolly Roger” call is something that he has been yelling at the end of every Pirates victory for quite a few years now, but

Snider’s 2009 song “America’s Favorite Pastime” chronicles the day in 1970 that Ellis threw a no-hitter for the Pittsburgh Pirates… while under the influence of LSD.

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It's probably appropriate that Ayanna Townsend earned the CoGo's High School Sports Unsung Hero Award as a sophomore.
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After an eventful offseason, the Pirates went to Bradenton last month to get ready for the 2016 season. Did Neal Huntington assemble a team that can compete with the Cubs and Cardinals, or did the Bucs take a step backwards?
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Pirates’ manager Clint Hurdle met with the media at Major League Baseball’s winter meetings before the opening of Spring Training.
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The Kansas City Royals won the 2015 World Series over the New York Mets – but who “won” the offseason that followed?
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Spring has arrived. The long cold winter is behind us, and so too are the grueling mid-season months that set up the NHL for its stretch run. Here are the teams that have emerged from the marathon and are well-positioned to make their bids for Lord Stanley.
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The NHL Playoffs are quickly approaching, and the Penguins are battling a spot at the Eastern Conference table. Here are three reasons why they will make a playoff run, and three reasons why they won’t.
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Whenever a hockey team changes coaches mid-season, it’s fair to look at the season in two parts. The beginning of the 2015-16 Pittsburgh Penguins campaign was the end of the Mike Johnston era and the remainder marked the beginning of Mike Sullivan’s tenure as head coach.
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Sure, making the playoffs would be nice, but is it really in the Penguins’ best interests?
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