RECAP: Game 20. Pens get back to winning ways.

The 2013 playoffs were a long time ago. And a regular season game won’t erase those horrid memories of watching Sidney Crosby and Evgeni Malkin getting shutdown over a four game span. But there is something to be said for Malkin and Crosby scoring all of the Penguins goals in Boston in this one. There is […]

NHL: Pittsburgh Penguins at Boston Bruins

What the hell happened: Malkin and Crosby

This game was up and down, back and forth. All that matters is this. Sidney Crosby, Kris Letang and Evgeni Malkin leading a rush in Overtime. This was the result:     Love Malkin’s break-breaker celebration:   Tuuka Rask tumbling.gif. Marc-Andre Fleury with his 300th career win. Always nice to see a win in Boston. […]


RECAP: Game 18. The Battle Begins

For the first time in so long the Islanders haven’t started 3-13. In fact, they are really good. The core of the Islanders are still mostly around from when they took the Penguins to six games in a tough playoff series a few years ago. But after last years debacle, they needed to prove they […]

NHL: New York Islanders at Pittsburgh Penguins

What the hell happened: Isles win round 1

Last time we saw the Islanders they weren’t quite ready for primetime. In this one they looked ready to challenge the Penguins for the division lead all season long. The used a three-goal outburst to take a 3-1 lead early. They also led 4-2 at one point. But give the Penguins credit, they battled back […]