GAMEDAY 5: Turning a over a new leaf. Pens host Toronto at CONSOL.

Expect to hear a lot about Phil Kessel today. Rightfully so, the Pens winger will be the center of discussion as the Toronto Maple Leafs visit CONSOL  Energy Center for their first meeting with the Penguins since GM Jim Rutherford rescued Kessel from his broken marriage with the Leafs, exporting him back to his native […]


GAMEDAY 2: Penguins in the desert.

Pittsburgh Penguins (0-1) at Arizona Coyotes (1-0) 10:00 PM EST – ROOT Sports Gila River Arena – Glendale, Arizona The Pens looked less-than-good getting shutout in the season opener Thursday night in Dallas, but there’s good news! The Coyotes were pretty much the joke of the NHL the second half of last season. From January […]


PLAYOFF GAMEDAY: Round 1, Game 2. Pens looking to even up the series.

Pittsburgh Penguins at New York Rangers 8:00 PM – NBC Madison Square Garden, New York, New York It’s kind of unheralded for there to be optimism surrounding the Penguins after a playoff loss, but hanging with the Rangers the way they did in Game 1 wasn’t expected either. Outside of a start that couldn’t have been worse […]


Gameday 82: Last chance. Is There a Team in the Building?

Pittsburgh Penguins (42-27-12) at Buffalo Sabres (23-50-8) 7:00 PM – ROOT Sports First Niagara Center, Buffalo, New York It’s the last game of the season. And on this random Saturday night in Buffalo, the fate of the 2014-15 Pittsburgh Penguins is on the line. This season has turned into such a train wreck, we’ve found […]