Gameday 7: Pittsburgh Penguins at Nashville Predators

Pittsburgh Penguins (3-2-1) at Nashville Predators (5-0-2) 8:00 PM – ROOT Sports Bridgestone Arena – Nashville, Tennessee Some familiar faces squaring off against their former teams is the big storyline tonight in Nashville. The offseason trade has benefited both teams to this point in the season.  James Neal currently leads Nashville in goals and shots –he’s actually […]


Gameday 6: Pittsburgh Penguins at Detroit Red Wings

Pittsburgh Penguins at Detroit Red Wings 7:30 PM – ROOT Sports Joe Louis Arena – Detroit, Michigan Pittsburgh will look to quickly shake off last night’s loss to the Flyers tonight against the Red Wings in Detroit.  The Red Wings, also coming off a loss, will be looking to find some semblance of an offense after only […]


Gameday 5: Philadelphia Flyers at Pittsburgh Penguins

Philadelphia Flyers (1-3-2) at Pittsburgh Penguins (3-1) 8:00 PM – NBCSN Consol Energy Center – Pittsburgh, PA Pittsburgh has been playing great hockey to start the season.  Philadelphia, as usual, has not started the season very well.  Tonight they play each other in the first of four meetings between the two rivals this season.  Not […]


So, Rutherford said he wants to re-sign Fleury

A little over a month ago, Marc-Andre Fleury was asked about his future plans and responded by stating that he would prefer to end his career in Pittsburgh.  A free agent at season’s end, Fleury reiterated his love for the city, fans, team, and coaching staff.  Marc-Andre Fleury said all the things you’d expect Marc-Andre Fleury to say.

NHL: Dallas Stars at Pittsburgh Penguins

Dupuis Skates Before AM Practice

Pascal Dupuis skated this morning and apparently is OK after taking a 75 MPH slap-shot to the back of his neck last night against Dallas. From the Pens Twitter account… Photo proof that Pascal Dupuis is here and is skating on


TWEETCAP: Hockey Is Back

Nights like these are the best nights on the old Twitter machine. Every now and then, the stars in the sports universe align and turn social media into an event of itself. This happened last night.


Gameday 1: Anaheim Ducks at Pittsburgh Penguins

Anaheim Ducks @ Pittsburgh Penguins 7:00 PM – ROOT Sports Consol Energy Center – Pittsburgh, PA Tonight the Penguins officially turn the page and embark on a new era. A lot has changed since the last time the Penguins played a game that actually meant something. New management, new coaches, some new players, even new […]


Preseason Gameday: Pittsburgh Penguins @ Detroit Red Wings

Pittsburgh Penguins @ Detroit Red Wings 7:30 PM – ROOT Sports Joe Louis Arena – Detroit, Michigan Sidney Crosby returns to the lineup tonight for the final preseason game before the regular season begins.  He will likely be reunited with former linemates Chris Kunitz and Pascal Dupuis. 


Preseason Gameday: Pittsburgh Penguins @ Minnesota Wild

Pittsburgh Penguins (2-2) @ Minnesota Wild (1-1-1) 8:00 PM – ROOT Sports Xcel Energy Center – St Paul, Minnesota No Sidney Crosby again tonight, he is still dealing with the loss of his grandmother.  It looks like we may see him Wednesday against Detroit.  We will, however, see Pascal Dupuis in his first preseason game […]