QUICK CAP: Flyers sweep the weekend series

  Well, shit happens. We’re still not sure why Fleury got the start in this one. His playoff woes began with the nightmarish Flyers playoff series, and this weekend may have given him some flashbacks. He was yanked after 13 minutes and change in this game, leaving his GAA for the weekend at 5.70 and […]

RECAP: Game 66. Pens lose 4-0

  What is the threshold for Penguins winning games while players keep going down? You’ve probably witnessed it at this point. James Neal and Chris Kunitz were the newest addition to the injury list,  as the Flyers smoked the Penguins on Saturday afternoon, 4-0 The Flyers got two from Matt Read and basically beat the […]

Seven Years since Mario’s Best save Yea so the Penguins can't draft forwards, or have third line that can control the puck. Minus the fact we weren't even excited about the season, or the countless other things we bitch and moan about, March 13, 2007 will never be something to take for granted. It was a day that was about […]

QUICK CAP: Pens complete season sweep of Caps

As much as we want to bury the Capitals' season, they're not dead yet. They've still got like 17 games to make up maybe 5 points in the standings to get into the playoffs, so that's far from decided. The Pens, meanwhile, now have an 18-point lead in the Metro and are basically playing for […]

RECAP: Game 65. Penguins beat Caps 2-0.

    The biggest question mark right now — When will we the first "March of the Penguins" title be used by a national news outlet? If the Penguins sweep the Flyers this weekend, we're betting the farm someone uses it.     We talked about it last week. Bylsma is a career 52-12-10 in […]

QUICK CAP: Pens survive in Washington

  First and foremost, it was a big bounce-back game for Jeff Zatkoff. He's probably been seeing that Thornton shot in his sleep. Pens PK won the battle vs. the Caps PK, too. Big stuff. OUR THREE STARS 3. Zatkoff. For the reason mentioned. 2. Crosby. 3 points. Big PP goal early. 1. Kunitz. 2 […]

RECAP: Game 64. Pens beat Caps 3-2.

  Another stand-up effort by Pens fans taking over the steps after the game. Capitals fans are jammed up about it, which makes it even better.       Third Star. Okay.   Did anyone else notice the difference between playing the Ducks and Sharks…and then playing the Capitals? Instead of having basically no room […]