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Gameday 63: Rocky Mountain High. Pens take it to the road.

Pittsburgh Penguins (36-17-9) at Colorado Avalanche (27-25-11) 10:00 PM – ROOT Sports Pepsi Center, Denver, Colorado Twelve days ago, after the Pens dropped their third-straight game which saw them fall to seventh place in the Eastern Conference, we wrote on this blog that the upcoming stretch of games would prove to be the most important portion of […]

PITTSBURGH, PA - MARCH 01:  Brandon Sutter #16 of the Pittsburgh Penguins handles the puck in front of goaltender Curtis McElhinney #30 of the Columbus Blue Jackets and Artem Anisimov #42 during the game at Consol Energy Center on March 1, 2015 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.  (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

Penguins line production last 10 games

Via DobberHockey. Penguins line production the last 10 games.     Notes – Hell of a run for Comeau – Malkin – Kunitz at even strength since being reunited. This is what that line has done in the last three games: – Paging Sidney Crosby? Crosby hasn’t done that much at even strength in the last […]

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Post Trade Deadline: New Faces in the Metropolitan Division

Another trade deadline has came and passed, this year there was a total of 24 trades that saw 41 players (23 F, 15 D, 3 G) and 19 draft picks (2015: 11, 2016: 7, 2017: 1) swapped between the buyers and sellers. Let’s get right to it with the teams the Pens are most likely to face […]

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Can We Start Calling the Penguins an Elite Defensive Hockey Team?

The Penguins struggles in the month of February are a great case study in what an ailing special teams unit can do to a hockey team. It’s no secret that the Penguins ability to score power-play goals has coincided with a recent four game win streak. One thing that hasn’t changed is their ability to […]

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All About Daniel Winnik

A pending free agent at the end of the season who was playing a productive role on a floundering team, Daniel Winnik had become one of the more sought after players as the trade deadline approached, and the Penguins were the team to pull the trigger.  The Pens needed to get a little bigger while adding […]

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