Here comes Derrick Pouliot

The Penguins made a big roster move this morning and called up Derrick Pouliot. Some good thoughts on this by Ryan Wilson over at [ HockeyBuzz ]. Now we have seen defensemen get called up before only to not play, specifically Scott Harrington, but it is still very interesting to see the team physically call […]


RECAP: GAME 31. Pens win 1-0 in OT.

http://gty.im/460653602 Often, casual fans of hockey question why it is necessary to watch a whole NHL season. And usually the answer is because there isn’t anything else to do. But games like Game 31 against the Avs are why watching the season matters. Even though the game was a scoreless tie for 60-plus minutes, we saw some […]

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Blake Comeau is good again

It wasn’t exactly a trending topic when the Penguins signed Blake Comeau to a one-year contract on the first day of free agency this past July.  Comeau, who had only netted 11 goals in parts of the last two seasons, was at best seen as a guy who would primarily be filling a role in the bottom-six.  His name not being Tanner Glass or Deryk […]


Taylor Hall linked to Penguins according to hockey insiders

http://gty.im/459590912 On Tuesday night’s Insider trading the Penguins were linked to Taylor Hall. [ 25 Stanley ] The article is in french but here is the rough translation: Pierre Lebrun took care of the star player the Oilers believe exchanged. According to theinsider , the two teams to watch are the Boston Bruins and Pittsburgh […]

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Media Feud: @markmaddenx and ESPN’s @BrittMcHenry get in a nasty fight

So, this got ugly in a hurry.  WXDX’s Mark Madden and ESPN’s Britt McHenry got in an old-fashioned Twitter war on Tuesday. Here is what happened. Madden blasted McHenry for coming to town and asking for a one-on-one with Sidney Crosby while he was in quarantine: Tweets were deleted, but this is one portion of the […]


RECAP: Game 30. Time is a flat circle.

You can see why the Lightning are so good. What a fun team to watch. Minus Steven Stamkos, who was completely invisible. Evgeni Malkin would get murdered by hockey pundits if he didn’t show up for a big game. You have to say the same for the Lightning golden boy. Yikes. Stamkos was nowhere to […]