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Simon Despres

  1. Not dealt at deadline, Beleskey still working on extension with Ducks

    Mar 3, 2015, 12:28 PM EST

    Anaheim Ducks v Philadelphia Flyers

    “Matt’s priority is to remain in Anaheim for many years to come. Hopefully we can make that happen.”

  2. Winners and losers of the 2015 trade deadline

    Mar 2, 2015, 5:25 PM EST

    New York Rangers v Buffalo Sabres

    Was it just a sellers’ market?

  3. PHT’s 2015 NHL Trade Deadline Tracker

    Mar 2, 2015, 4:00 PM EST

    Buffalo Sabres v New York Rangers

    All the latest leading up to 3 p.m. ET…

  4. Ducks get their veteran d-man, adding Wisniewski from Columbus

    Mar 2, 2015, 3:57 PM EST

    James Wisniewski

    They were “adamant” about bolstering their blue line.

  5. Video: Despres’ OT winner lifts the Pens over the Devils

    Jan 30, 2015, 11:00 PM EST

    Simon Despres

    Kris Letang has assisted on Pittsburgh’s last seven goals.

  6. Letang going through tests after Rinaldo hit, game-time decision vs. ‘Hawks

    Jan 21, 2015, 11:56 AM EST

    Pittsburgh Penguins v Philadelphia Flyers

    Pittsburgh defenseman did take part in the morning skate, however.

  7. Video: Tavares sets up Okposo goal with sweet move

    Jan 16, 2015, 7:58 PM EST

    John Tavares

    The goal was briefly reviewed, but it counted.

  8. Still no extension talks between Penguins, Martin

    Jan 7, 2015, 12:43 PM EST

    paulmartinap

    Veteran d-man is a UFA at season’s end.

  9. Video: Evander Kane engages in spirited fight with Despres

    Nov 7, 2014, 9:45 AM EST

    Despres Kane fight

    The Jets forward had a Gordie Howe hat trick.

  10. Video: Crosby scores shootout winner

    Nov 6, 2014, 11:15 PM EST

    Sidney Crosby

    Penguins extend win streak to six games.

  11. Video: Two quick third-period goals propel Flyers over rival Penguins

    Oct 22, 2014, 11:08 PM EST

    Patric Hornqvist, Ray Emery. Andrew MacDonald

    Big win for Philly after getting beat bad in Chicago on Tuesday.

  12. Pens waive d-man prospect Samuelsson

    Sep 29, 2014, 11:28 AM EST

    Pittsburgh Penguins v New York Rangers

    Son of Ulf, and the 61st overall pick in 2009.

  13. Johnston believes Pouliot’s ready for NHL

    Sep 1, 2014, 2:55 PM EST

    Derrick Pouliot

    The new Penguins bench boss previously coached the young defenseman.

  14. Looking to make the leap: Simon Despres

    Aug 21, 2014, 10:01 AM EST

    Simon Despres

    The 23-year-old defenseman may get a real shot this season.

  15. Penguins prospect Pouliot sees opportunity in Pittsburgh

    Jul 22, 2014, 12:15 PM EST

    Portland Winterhawks v Kelowna Rockets

    How ’bout that headline for some alliteration.

  16. PHT Morning Skate: Devils’ woes in shootout rage on

    Jan 17, 2014, 8:48 AM EST

    Cory Schneider

    That and the rest of the stories to start your day ahead.

  17. Pens’ Bortuzzo ‘relieved’ by new contract

    Sep 8, 2013, 9:46 AM EST

    Robert Bortuzzo

    He’ll have to fight for ice time this season.

  18. Penguins’ Niskanen knows he might be traded

    Sep 3, 2013, 9:04 AM EST

    Matt Niskanen #2 of the Pittsburgh Penguins celebrates his third period game winning goal against the Washington Capitals during the game at Consol Energy Center on March 19, 2013 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. The Penguins defeated the Capitals 2-1.
(March 18, 2013 - Source: Justin K. Aller/Getty Images North America)

    The team is over the cap and there’s a defensive logjam.

  19. Pittsburgh’s youth movement will be vital

    Aug 29, 2013, 6:30 PM EST

    Ray Shero

    In that they’re going to need players on entry level deals.

  20. Pittsburgh’s defensive depth is staggering

    Aug 29, 2013, 2:45 PM EST

    Kris Letang

    They have lots of talent at all levels.

  21. So…what do the Penguins do with Letang?

    Jun 13, 2013, 11:17 AM EST

    letangtoughnightgetty

    Will they be able to meet his contract demands?

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