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Senators, Condon top Penguins in shootout

Senators, Condon top Penguins in shootout

Kyle Turris scored the lone shootout goal and the Ottawa Senators topped the Pittsburgh Penguins 2-1 on Thursday night in Ottawa.

Cutch 2.0

Cutch 2.0

This past offseason, rumors abounded about the possibility of the Pirates trading All-Star and MVP center fielder, Andrew McCutchen.

Pirates 2017: Offseason Additions and Subtractions

Pirates 2017: Offseason Additions and Subtractions

The Pittsburgh Pirates finished the 2016 season with a 78-83 record, landing them in third place in the National League Central.

Up Close with Joe Namath

Up Close with Joe Namath

Joe Namath was the NFL’s first true media superstar.

Going, Going, Gone.

Going, Going, Gone.

Waiting For The Bailout

Waiting For The Bailout

All across western Pennsylvania—and America in general—school districts are undergoing budget cuts. Middle schools are getting hit the hardest, and one of the areas most commonly on the chopping block are middle school sports programs.

The Nittany Lions have not managed one winning conference record during his five-year stint with the program, topping out at 7-11 last season.

He even occasionally served as a substitute Sunday school teacher at Westminster Presbyterian.

When the University of Pittsburgh parted ways with football head coach Paul Chryst after the 2014 season, many wondered if the athletic department was going to find someone to reshape the middle of

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

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