RECAP: Game 15. Penguins win 2-1.

Another check mark for Mike Johnston. Good teams bounce back from bad losses. The Penguins bounced back in this game over a tough Leafs team playing the best hockey of their young, stupid season. Brief thoughts:


Not so Instant Recap: Penguins and Thomas Greiss shutdown Leafs 2-1

The Penguins were coming off their worst defeat. The Leafs coming off their best win. Something gave, and as usual it was the Maple Leafs goaltending. Thomas Greiss outplayed Jonathan Bernier and the Pens escaped Toronto with a 2-1 win. Pascal Dupuis scored twice to lead the Pens. Dion Phaneuf sucks. SAVE OF THE GAME […]

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GIF: Dion Phaneuf’s dirty hit on Patric Hornqvist

This happened late in third period. Dion Phaneuf caugh Patric Hornqvist after the puck was clearly not in Hornqvist’s possession. Judge for yourself: Let’s be honest, that is at the very least interference. It isn’t a headshot, but it is dangerous. Dion Phaneuf isn’t good enough to body check anyone cleanly. Dirty hit, Phaneuf got […]


RECAP: Game 14. Rangers win 5-0.

This was just “one of those games.” We mentioned last week how when the Pens’ current streaks ended (wins and PK), they would come crashing down like that scene in Inception. And it happened. No one should be surprised.