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  1. Penguins hold strong against Lightning, take 2-1 series lead; Kunitz suspension coming?

    Apr 19, 2011, 12:09 AM EDT

    Tyler Kennedy

    Pittsburgh takes a 2-1 series lead in a rough and tumble and occasionally dirty game over Tampa Bay stealing a 3-2 win in Florida. Chris Kunitz’s flying elbow is going to get him in trouble however.

  2. Sidney Crosby probably won’t be back for Pittsburgh’s first playoff game

    Apr 10, 2011, 8:00 AM EDT

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    More and more, it’s looking like Sidney Crosby won’t be ready for Game 1 of the playoffs. In fact, he might not be ready for the playoffs at all.

  3. Three reasons why tonights Isles-Penguins game won’t be another embarrassment to hockey

    Apr 8, 2011, 6:01 PM EDT

    Rick DiPietro, Brent Johnson

    When the Isles and Penguins last met on Long Island, it turned into a fight-filled and dirty game with 346 penalty minutes and a 9-3 Islanders win. Don’t expect any of the same fireworks tonight.

  4. What the others in the NHL are saying about Matt Cooke’s latest dirty play

    Mar 21, 2011, 4:26 PM EDT

    Matt Cooke

    Matt Cooke’s latest incident of dirty play has everyone around the league talking about it and about the player himself, and the opinions seem to be unanimous that Cooke’s got to pay.

  5. Game of the Week preview: Dan Bylsma keeps Pittsburgh winning without their biggest stars

    Mar 19, 2011, 1:31 PM EDT

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    The Penguins are still a major threat to go all the way in the Eastern Conference without Sidney Crosby and Evgeni Malkin. Shouldn’t that alone be enough to make Dan Bylsma coach of the year?

  6. Penguins hand head coach Dan Bylsma three-year extension

    Mar 9, 2011, 12:21 PM EDT

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    The Penguins locked up another essential part of their foundation today, as they signed head coach Dan Bylsma to a three-year contract extension.

  7. NBC Game of the Week – March 20: Pittsburgh Penguins vs. New York Rangers

    Mar 4, 2011, 10:52 AM EDT

    Mark Letestu, Henrik Lundqvist

    On March 20 we’ll see the Penguins and Rangers battle for the playoffs on NBC’s Game of the Week.

  8. There are plenty of ‘All-Star’ coaches available for next season

    Mar 3, 2011, 4:29 PM EDT

    Ken Hitchcock

    With NHL teams focusing on scooping up AHL coaching talent, there are plenty of quality former bench bosses looking for a job. Which “free agent” coaches might be the most deserving? Read this post to find out.

  9. Sidney Crosby’s status is still in limbo, with no clear window for his return

    Mar 3, 2011, 1:44 PM EDT

    Sidney Crosby

    No news might be bad news for the Penguins, as there’s still no word on when Sidney Crosby will return.

  10. Penguins bad weekend in New York made worse after minor bus accident

    Feb 12, 2011, 8:54 PM EDT

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    After the rough ride the Penguins had last night against the Islanders, things got a bit worse today after a minor bus accident in New York City.

  11. Under further review: NHL won’t make decisions on Pens-Isles suspensions until tonight

    Feb 12, 2011, 3:45 PM EDT

    Pittsburgh Penguins v New York Islanders

    The NHL won’t make any decisions about supplemental discipline for the ugly incidents between the Penguins and Islanders until tonight, according to reports. Read this post to find out who will get automatic suspensions and which players will meet with the league this evening.

  12. NHL suspends Matt Cooke four games for hit on Fedor Tyutin

    Feb 9, 2011, 2:23 PM EDT

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    The NHL has suspended Matt Cooke four games for his brutal hit from behind on Columbus’ Fedor Tyutin. Chalk it up to a missed opportunity for the NHL to help change the culture of the game for themselves.

  13. Matt Cooke’s dirty hit on Fedor Tyutin: Poor excuses and time for the NHL to take a stand

    Feb 9, 2011, 11:52 AM EDT

    Columbus Blue Jackets v Pittsburgh Penguins

    Penguins pariah Matt Cooke finds himself in yet another dirty hit discussion and this time the excuses don’t fly. It’s time for the league to make a stand.

  14. Capitals take a 1-0 lead over Penguins in physical first period

    Feb 6, 2011, 1:16 PM EDT

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    Brooks Laich

    The Capitals took a 1-0 lead into the first intermission of a physical NBC Game of the Week with the Penguins.

  15. How the Pittsburgh Penguins might deal with the loss of Evgeni Malkin

    Feb 6, 2011, 8:00 AM EDT

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    Tampa Bay Lightning v Pittsburgh Penguins

    With Evgeni Malkin likely done for the season and playoffs, the Penguins must move on. How will they use a sudden glut of cap space to try to fill some of that void? Read this post for some suggestions and speculation.

  16. Evgeni Malkin out for the season with torn ACL, MCL

    Feb 5, 2011, 1:22 PM EDT

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    The Penguins season took a terrible turn today with news of star forward Evgeni Malkin tearing both the MCL and ACL in his right knee. He’s done for the year.

  17. Dan Bylsma: Evgeni Malkin isn’t ‘ready to go’ against Rangers tonight

    Feb 1, 2011, 11:43 AM EDT

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    Evgeni Malkin

    The Penguins will play without both Sidney Crosby and Evgeni Malkin once again tonight, as the team reports that Malkin is still fighting off the effects of a sinus infection.

  18. Searching for Evgeni Malkin’s game

    Jan 18, 2011, 4:11 PM EDT

    Pittsburgh Penguins v Montreal Canadiens

    With Sidney Crosby missing time thanks to concussions, the spotlight turns to Evgeni Malkin. Yet the Penguins’ “other” star isn’t himself. This post goes in-depth to study why he might be struggling and what could be done to break him out of his considerable slump.

  19. If Sidney Crosby’s concussion issues linger, will the NHL face an 2011 All-Star Game headache?

    Jan 15, 2011, 11:10 PM EDT

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    Sidney Crosby is still dealing with concussion symptoms and there is no timetable for his return. What might this mean for the 2011 NHL All-Star Game?

  20. Video: Sidney Crosby discusses concussion, two hits to head

    Jan 8, 2011, 3:07 PM EDT

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    Sidney Crosby addressed the media today regarding his recovery from a mild concussion and the two hits that might have caused it.

  21. Dan Bylsma denies putting Sidney Crosby on the ice with knowledge of concussion symptoms

    Jan 8, 2011, 12:28 PM EDT

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    Dan Bylsma addressed the speculation that the Penguins mishandled Sidney Crosby’s concussion issues today.

  22. Final episode of 24/7 fills us with pride and sadness that it’s all over

    Jan 6, 2011, 5:12 PM EDT

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    HBO’s final episode of 24/7 leaves us wanting more but thankful that we were brought along for the ride in the first place.

  23. Winter Classic post game reactions to Washington’s 3-1 win over Pittsburgh

    Jan 2, 2011, 12:56 AM EDT

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    Alex Ovechkin

    What were both teams saying after tonight’s incredible 3-1 Capitals win in the Winter Classic? Strap in.

  24. Who needs to win the Winter Classic more?

    Jan 1, 2011, 3:00 PM EDT

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    2011 NHL Winter Classic Practice

    With these two rivals squaring off and with them both near the top of the Eastern Conference, who needs a win more? We break it down.

  25. Jordan Staal will make season debut tonight at Winter Classic

    Jan 1, 2011, 11:38 AM EDT

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    2011 NHL Winter Classic Practice

    Penguins forward Jordan Staal will make his season debut at the Winter Classic tonight.

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