It was funny when the Score fell for it. But ESPN.COM? Over the weekend theScore got burned by this fake tweet: Four days later ESPN’s Katie Strang was none the wiser: All eyes are on Johnston, formerly of the Western Hockey League’s Portland Winterhawks, to see what he can do with the star-studded Penguins lineup. […]
Had no idea Tony Granato was an assistant coach with the Wings. Biggest story of the night. Paul Martin didn’t seem concerned about playing, really. Penguins got a powerplay early in the third. Bennett and Sutter seem to be building chemistry. Farnham tried to fight some guy. Really strange performance by him. Spaling and Comeau […]
Brutal to watch is the best way to explain the second period. Honestly, sucks we committed to writing in a notes-by-period format. Bortuzzo killing Ryan Sproul was basically the highlight of the second. The Red Wings got another powerplay goal late in the second. Rob Scuderi: yikes. Bobby Farnham from the Penguins died. Vine via
Blake Comeau started the game. Has probably really impressed the staff. No “It’s A Hockey Night in Pittsburgh” off the opening face-off. Might be part of Johnston’s new regime. Pens had to kill a penalty, but they didn’t because Pavel Datsyuk was on the ice. Tatar was left wide open in the slot, and Datsyuk […]
Detroit Red Wings @ Pittsburgh Penguins The CW Pittsburgh – 7:00 pm/et Consol Energy Center – Pittsburgh, PA It feels like training camp started twenty minutes ago, but the Pens play their first preseason game tonight at home against Detroit.
It hasn’t sunk in yet, but the Pens play their first preseason game Monday night. Here’s the roster.
Sidney Crosby and Evgeni Malkin both did not skate in today’s open practice. But everyone else did. And they skated hard. Here are some thoughts.
Via the great JB It’s being able to read and react,” Bennett said. “We played a lot like robots last year. Everything was so ingrained in your mind. You had to be at a certain place at a certain time. Even today, on our forechecks, it was cool to (hear), ‘I don’t care who’s the […]
Hey, look. The Penguins did something right with their jerseys for a change.
This kind of slipped under the radar. The Penguins new third jersey is going to be released for sale tomorrow: So, one would think we’ll get to see it. Rumors have swirled all year about it. As long as they aren’t blue, we’re in.
First off, we love ” The Score.” It is one of the best sites out there for NHL coverage. But that doesn’t mean we can’t laugh at them. One of our good friends, @mikedarnay stunned the Internet when he tweeted this fake @penguins tweet: Funny stuff. The Score didn’t get the joke though: Whoops. No […]