Bunch of questions: – Are the Penguins just really good in the regular season? – Could a monkey coach the Penguins to success in the regular season? – Are these wins different from what we saw last year? We really have no idea what the answers are. The Kings are banged up and, for some reason, […]
Justin Williams and Evgeni Malkin had a dust-up in Thursday nights Penguins-Kings game. Darryl Sutter is crazy, and this was his immediate reaction: Reverse time: New GIF setting: Palindrome Get down boy, go head, get down.
A couple of positive trends for the Pens in the wake of this convincing 3-0 win. They aren’t giving up many quality scoring chances, the penalty kill has killed 20-plus penalties in a row, and MAF now has two shutouts over the past three games. Everything is flush right now, and it’s fun to watch.
Los Angeles Kings (6-1-2) at Pittsburgh Penguins (5-2-1) 7:00 PM – ROOT Sports Consol Energy Center – Pittsburgh, PA
I’ve long felt that playing the New Jersey Devils in the early portion of fall is nothing short of appropriate. Much like the season itself, the Devils have a tendency to suck every ounce of life out opposing teams and fans with their lock-down neutral zone coverage and, you guessed it, dreaded trap. In years […]
Just because it is interesting. This was the Penguins’ record under Dan Bylsma against the Devils: Record: 10-15-1 Goals for: 51 Goals against: 64 Not sure what it means that in Mike Johnston’s first game against the Devils, the Penguins scored 8 goals and won by 5 – something that hasn’t happened in the past five […]
Things got off to a really bad start. But it was only up from there. Down 3-1 in the second period, the Penguins used their ridicious powerplay to climb back in the game,and the Devils were left stunned.
7:00pm – Consol Energy Center. Pittsburgh, PA.
“When the GM tells you we have to sign [Tyler] Kennedy first and Kennedy is playing the third or fourth line … Just go and look for [the] GM a month before I was a free agent, and it’s going to tell you a lot. It’ll tell you if they wanted me or not.” […]
Few teams across the league had a more eventful offseason than the Penguins. It’s rare that a team guts both its head coach and general manager, but after the Pens’ embarrassingly squandered a series they were in control of, fans and media were calling for heads to roll in Pittsburgh’s front office. In addition to […]
Coming off two tough losses, the effort put in by the Pens Saturday night in Nashville was exactly what you would want to see. They controlled the first two periods off the game, outshooting the Preds 22-12. In the third period they were able to put the game out of reach early with two power […]