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RECAP: Game 6. We’ve got some bad news for you

At work today, there is going to be some fringe hockey fan you know whom you can’t avoid. And he or she is going to ask the question you know is coming, and in your mind it will sound like, “So, what’s wrong with the Penguins, big shot?” And this will be your face Really, […]

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SNAPSHOT: That just happened. Pens implode late, lose at the Joe.

We are gonna stick to our mantra of exercising patience with Mike Johnston and the new regime. At least until MJ lights himself on fire in the middle of Center Ave like one of those monks. Pens were seemingly in control until they weren’t. Zetterberg and Datsyuk willed the Wings to victory, while Crosby could’ve […]

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RECAP: Game 5. Johnston loses his first chess match.

Coming into the game people may have been thinking they would see a brawl-filled game with tempers flaring and people getting hit by chairs. Instead, they got a chess match between two smart coaches. And Craig Berube went all checkmate in Mike Johnston’s perfect hair. Berube had the Flyers trap the shit out of the Penguins […]

NHL: Philadelphia Flyers at Pittsburgh Penguins

SNAPSHOT: Emery and Flyers hold off Penguins

This was the Flyers reaction after winning a regular season game: It is October 21st, by the way. The Flyers won 5-3, but for some reason this game doesn’t feel as bad as it normally does. The game came down to what goalie could make a bigger save. Marc-Andre Fleury or Ray Emery. Ray Emery […]

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RECAP: Game 4. Isles aren’t ready for primetime, yet.

This was one hell of a hockey game. From the early look of things, the Pens and Isles may be the two best teams in the Metro. This game was about the Isles coming to make a statement. They left having not made it. They are a good team, no doubt. Still, not ready to […]

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RECAP: Game 3. Pens lose in heartbreaking fashion.

Telling you right now. Dallas has something going if they stay healthy. They got into penalty trouble in the first period, and the Pens made them pay. But after that, they stayed on an even keel and waited for their chances. We were thinking about how great it used to be (see Bylsma era) to […]

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