PLAYOFF GAMEDAY 7: Step back from that ledge, my friend.

Game 2: PENGUINS (0-1) at CAPITALS (1-0) Eastern Conference Second Round 8:00 PM EST – NBC Verizon Center – Washington, D.C. The theme in game 1 stuck to the script we figured this series would follow –back-and-forth action, drama, controversy. In the end, the Pens fell short, but one thing is certain: This is going […]


PLAYOFF GAMEDAY 5: Terminus El Dorado. Pens look to end this thing.

Game 5: RANGERS (1-3) at PENGUINS (3-1) Eastern Conference First Round 3:00 PM EST – ROOT Sports CONSOL Energy Center – Pittsburgh, PA Yeah, we’ve seen this fish before, too. Marty St. Louis’ mom comes back to life, dies again, and the Rangers storm back from down 3-1 to steal the series, right? The Rangers […]


PLAYOFF GAMEDAY 3: New York state of mind. Pens head to MSG for Game 3.

Game 3: PENGUINS (1-1) at RANGERS (1-1) Eastern Conference First Round 7:00 PM EST – ROOT Sports Madison Square Garden – New York, New York It’s in our nature to look for exactly what went wrong after a Penguins loss. And while it was only one game, the deficiencies in Game 2 were fairly obvious.


PLAYOFF GAMEDAY 2: Passing the eye test. Pens look to go up 2-0.

Game 2: RANGERS (0-1) at PENGUINS (1-0) Eastern Conference First Round 3:00 PM EST – NBC CONSOL Energy Center – Pittsburgh, PA The Penguins won Game 1 largely in part because of fantastic goaltending from Jeff Zatkoff, and some very oppurtunistic goal scoring. New York controlled possession for the almost the entire game, but were […]


Is that Marc-Andre Fleury’s music?

Take this with the tiniest grain of salt, but could it be? After some very light investigative work, this guy seems legit… The Pens announced today that they’re going with the Pittsburgh-gold jerseys in round one, so if MAF is ordering new helmets for rush delivery… h/t to Joe Guzy (


GAMEDAY 82: All she wrote. Pens end the regular season in Philly.

PENGUINS (48-25-8) at FLYERS (39-27-14) 3:00 PM EST – ROOT Sports Wells Fargo Center – Philadelphia, PA The Penguins needed all 82 games to earn their way into the playoffs last season. It took a win over the lowly Buffalo Sabres in the final game to make it in. The final game of this season […]


GAMEDAY 76: Buffalo talking proud. Pens host the Sabres at CONSOL.

SABRES (31-35-10) at PENGUINS (42-25-8) 7:30 PM EST – NBCSN CONSOL Energy Center – Pittsburgh, PA What more can you say that hasn’t already about the Penguins right now? They’ve won eight of their last nine, going 11-4 in their last 15. Sidney Crosby has 22 points in those 15 games. Kris Letang has been unreal. Phil […]


GAMEDAY 75: Baby stuff. Pens head to New York to take on the Rangers.

PENGUINS (41-25-8) at RANGERS (43-24-8) 7:30 PM EST – NBCSN Madison Square Garden – New York, New York A lot of people are clamoring that the best chance the Penguins have at making a deep run in the Stanley Cup playoffs is by obtaining the Wild Card spot that will match them against the Atlantic […]


GAMEDAY 71: Dear Flyers, You are the scum between our toes.

PENGUINS (38-24-8) at FLYERS (34-23-12) 1:00 PM EST – ROOT Sports Wells Fargo Center – Philadelphia, PA It’s been a while since we’ve last seen our old familiar foes from the East, and this is only the second matchup between the two teams this season. The Pens and Flyers will square off two more times […]


GAMEDAY 69: Nice. Pens get the Isles at home in rematch from last week.

ISLANDERS (38-21-8) at PENGUINS (36-24-8) 7:00 PM EST – ROOT Sports CONSOL Energy Center – Pittsburgh, PA This will mark the fifth of a nine-game stretch for the Pens against the Metropolitan Division as they continue to adjust to life without Evgeni Malkin. A win tonight would put them within two points of the Islanders […]