Los Angeles Kings (6-1-2) at Pittsburgh Penguins (5-2-1) 7:00 PM – ROOT Sports Consol Energy Center – Pittsburgh, PA
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 […]
Irony reached unparalleled heights when James Neal took a dumb offensive zone penalty in the third period while the Penguins Predators were attempting to mount a comeback. Anyone who has ever witnessed James Neal take a dumb offensive zone penalty while his team was attempting to mount a comeback knew what was coming next.
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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.
New York Islanders (4-0-0) at Pittsburgh Penguins (2-1-0) 7:00 PM - ROOT Sports Consol Energy Center – Pittsburgh, PA
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
Dallas Stars (1-1-1) at Pittsburgh Penguins (2-0) 7:00 PM – ROOT Sports Consol Energy Center – Pittsburgh, PA
Pittsburgh Penguins (1-0) @ Toronto Maple Leafs (0-1) 7:00 PM - CBC, NHL Network, ROOT Sports Air Canada Centre – Toronto, Ontario
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.