RECAP: GAME 12. A little bit of everything

If you didn’t watch this game and just looked at the box score, you’d think this game was out of control. But that opposite is really true. This was a tough, nasty game and well coached from both sides. Winnipeg is the first team we’ve seen try to punch the Penguins in the mouth. And […]

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Norm MacDonald live tweeted the Penguins/Jets game

This is enjoyable. Norm MacDonald live tweeted the Pens game from the stands in Winnipeg. It was a mess. It isn’t clear why MacDonald was at the game, but we guess if he was in Winnipeg what else was he going to do? Also, no clue who Lamb is:


Things to keep in mind about the Fleury signing

The first year in Marc-Andre Fleury’s contract was 2008-2009. That was a 7-year, $35-million deal. Forget all the fancy cap-hit stuff; he was making $5 million a year. That was before he won a Stanley Cup. And now the Pens have locked him up for another four years…and only had to offer a $750,000/year raise. Fleury is […]


RECAP: GAME 11. Know the rules, Wild Fans.

It was billed as the top offense vs. the stingiest defense. Going into the game, you had to be expecting a tight battle. The Pens winning a 1-0 or 2-1 game would be deemed a massive success. You want to win tight games against an elite defensive team, even if a blowout would be the […]