Pens Can't Get Past Bruins

January, 2, 2009

2 5 The Penguins hosted the Eastern Conference leading Boston Bruins at the igloo last night and it looked to be a pretty exciting game for the first 25 minutes of the game. The first period the Penguins held tough and looked to be coming... More.


Game Day Penguins vs Bruins 1/1/09

January, 1, 2009

The Penguins goto Boston for the tail end of the Home-and-Home series with the Bruins. The Bruins spanked the Pens on Tuesday night by a score of 5-2 at Mellon Arena resulting in a players only meeting after the game and the rise in trade talks around the Pittsburgh media. Defensemen Kris... More.


Same Story Different Day Pens Lose

January, 2, 2009

2   4 I was all prepared to write an article entailing how it might just be time to push that "Panic Button" and make some changes to the team like maybe trading some "Luxury" guys for some wingers that can finish the work of Sid and ... More.


Gonchar Back On The Ice

January, 2, 2009

Defenseman Sergei Gonchar skated today with strength and conditioning coach Mike Kadar before Penguins practice this morning. Gonchar has not played all season since suffering the shoulder injury in the first preseason game, and he is not expected to be back in the lineup until March somet... More.


Game Day Penguins vs Panthers 1/3/09

January, 3, 2009

The Penguins come home to Mellon Arena where they have been less than stellar in the most recent games to take on the Florida Panthers for the first time this season. Game time today is at 1:00pm and will be televised on the FSN network. The Penguins took 3 of the 4 meetings last year but ... More.


There Are No Words To Describe This Debacle

January, 3, 2009

1   6 I can't even begin to describe the train wreck that took place inside of Mellon Arena today. It started off good for about the first 10 minutes of play and then the wheels came off. Therrien played musical chairs in the ne... More.


Crosby and Malkin to Start in All-Star Game

January, 4, 2009

On a better note after yesterday's beat down fowards Sidney Crosby with 1,713,021 votes and Evgeni Malkin with 1,585,936 votes have been named starters for this years all-star game in Montreal. Penguins goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury was beat out at the last minute by Canadiens goalie Carey Pr... More.


Game Day Pens vs Rangers 1/5/09

January, 5, 2009

The Penguins goto Madison Square Garden tonight to take on the Rangers @ 7:00pm. The big question coming into tonights game is whether or not the Penguins will show up to play for the whole 60 minutes, not only have the Penguins struggled as of late but they have given up 3rd period leads ... More.


The Next One

January, 5, 2009

No I'm not talking about the next great one Sidney Crosby or Evgeni Malkin, but in fact I am talking about one Kristopher Letang whom is said by some to be the next Paul Coffey. Many people think there may not be another Paul Coffey, even Coffey thinks so he once said "There will never be ano... More.


There is Always Next Year

January, 6, 2009

0   4 I'm not saying that I give up on this year yet or I am abandoning ship but right now you really can't polish crap and that is exactly what last nights game was crap. Fleury looked uncomfortable in the net for the better pa... More.


Game Day Penguins vs Thrashers 1/6/09

January, 6, 2009

The Pens take on the Altanta Thrashers tonight @ 7:30pm in the confines of Mellon Arena. To be honest I don't know what to expect Atlanta is a team that the Penguins should easily beat. Interesting stat I heard from the Super Genious Mark Madden today in the past 5 games the Pens lost Cro... More.


IT'S ALIVE

January, 7, 2009

3   1 The Penguins came out like a team possessed in this game in this one, taking it to the Atlanta Thrashers scoring 3 goals two of which came on the powerplay. The only downfall in this game was that the Pens lost Pascal Dupuis and... More.


Change Could Be On The Horizon

January, 7, 2009

The rumor mill has been full motion recently especially since the Pens have been on a losing skid. The most recent is that Coach Michel Therrien could be replaced by Pat Quinn. It was said that he could have been replaced as soon as last night depending on the outcome of the game in which th... More.


Staalzy Gets a Late Christmas Present

January, 8, 2009

It is being reported on TSN.ca that the Pens have signed 3rd line center Jordan Staal to a 4-year $16 million contract. The new contract will begin at the end of the current season and run through the 2012-13 season. Staal who was believed to be trade bait in recent weeks appears to be ... More.


Game Day Penguins vs Predators 1/8/09

January, 8, 2009

The Pens open up a 3 game road trip today in Nashville in what could be the end of the Therrien era depending on how the team does in the 3 games or maybe just tonight. There is also the factor of whether or not Pat Quinn is actually the coach in waiting or if this is ust some big hoax. The P... More.


Joke City

January, 9, 2009

3   5 This may be by far the worst loss of the season thus far, they built up a 3-0 lead in the first 24 minutes of the game and then BLEW IT BIG TIME. The Nashville Predators is a crappy team in a crappy market a team the Penguins w... More.


Jagr Back to the Penguins

January, 9, 2009

There is a report on THN.com that former Penguin All-Star Jaromir Jagr would consider coming back and playing for the Penguins if the guy he looked up to Mario Lemieux picked up the phone and gave him a call. I was thinking about it and if Mario would call me and say, €˜I€™d lik... More.


Game Day Penguins vs Avalanche 1/10/09

January, 10, 2009

So the Penguins take on the Colorado Avalanche today @ 3:00pm in what could be Coach Michel Therrien's last game as head coach of the Pittsburgh Penguins. This is all sepculation but the events leading up this seem to be pointing in this direction, but back to the task ahead of the Penguin... More.


Pens Get Buried by the Avalanche

January, 11, 2009

3   5 Yet again the Pens lost, this story is getting old real quick. I didn't watch/listen to much of the game yesterday since I was in the 7 Springs getting my ass kicked skiing on ice or what they were calling powder. So I am not go... More.


Yeaaahhhh Buddy

January, 12, 2009

Steelers-Ravens what more could the NFL ask for in the AFC Championship game but the 2 best defenses in the league. I'm taking the Steelers not just because I'm a yinzer and a die hard Pittsburgh fan, but I think the Steelers are the best of the 4 teams left and them making it to the Super B... More.


Game Day Pens vs Flyers 1/13/09

January, 14, 2009

The Penguins end there miserable road trip in Philly tonite as they take on the Flyers whom sit atop the Atlantic division standings with 55 points at this point in time. The Penguins really need a win here tonight and pick up another one against the Caps tomorrow, but lets take this one g... More.


Woooooooooo

January, 14, 2009

4   2 Everything just clicked and bounced the right way for the Penguins last night. The Flyers got up on the Pens early with the first goal but the Pens bounced back in a big way and created a lead that Philly couldn't overcome... More.


Game Day Penguins vs Capitals 1/14/09

January, 14, 2009

The Pens take on the Caps tonight inside the confines of Mellon Arena, at this point I can't really say if they are friendly or not since the Pens haven't been doing so well there as of late. There are a couple big questions going into tonights game like will Obitchkin take another run a ... More.


Penguins Lose More Than Just the Game

January, 18, 2009

3   6 The Penguins may have lost more than just the game last night. Scuderi went down early after blocking a shot with his face, Mad Max Talbot left early in the third after taking a slapper to the leg, and Crosby gimped off the ice ... More.


GameDay #46 vs Ducks

January, 16, 2009

There isn't much that can be guaranteed in this game except that one of these slumping teams will get a win. As of now things are not looking good for the Penguins they took a big loss the other night at the hands of the Capitals. For tonight's game Sidney Crosby, Max Talbot, Kris letang,... More.


Penguins Roast the Ducks

January, 17, 2009

3   1 I didn't expect much coming into this game with the roster being predominantly players from the Baby Pens but man was I wrong. Even none of the AHLers managed to get a point they were busting their ass to win this game. Pesonen ... More.


Goodbye Sabu

January, 17, 2009

Big trade for the Penguins today. They traded goaltender Dany Sabourin, foward Ryan Stone and, a 4th round pikc in 2011 to the Edmonton Oilers for goaltender Mathieu Garon. In 15 games this year, Garon went 6-8-0 with a 3.17 GAA and a save percentage of .895. Sabourin in 19 games this year is... More.


GameDay #47 vs Rangers

January, 18, 2009

The Penguins take on the Rangers today inside Mellon Arena @ 12:30pm, if your like me and not attending the game it is on NBC as the "Game of the Week". The way I see it the Pens should have won the first two game between these two so they are fully capable of winning this one especially w... More.


I've Got A Feeling...

January, 19, 2009

3 0 Wow what a big day in Pittsburgh. The Penguins took it to the New York Rangers shutting them out 3-0 in the process, the Steelers are on their way to Tampa to play in Super Bowl XLIII. The Penguins came out strong and continued that style o... More.


GameDay #48 vs Hurricanes

January, 20, 2009

The Penguins round out the pre All Star game home stand with the Carolina Hurricanes tonight @ 7:30pm inside Mellon Arena. The Penguins are coming off a huge shutout win against the Rangers on Sunday and hope to continue their winning ways with a third game in a row. and 4-of-5 during sinc... More.


You Can’t Win Em All

January, 21, 2009

1   2 It looked as if the boys in black may take care the Hurricanes early but Carolina goalie Cam Ward shut the door after Evgeni Malkin opened up the scoring on the Penguins first powerplay opportunity. The Hurricanes tied things up... More.


Crosby Out of All Star Lineup

January, 23, 2009

According to reports from the Trib and the NHL Penguins center Sidney Crosby will not be playing in the All Star game in Montreal this coming Sunday. It has been noted recently that he may sit this one out because of the knee injury he sustained during the end of the game against the Capit... More.


Ch-ch-ch-ch-Changes

January, 23, 2009

No I haven't gone missing or anything, but the lack of posts lately is due to the time I have been spending working on making the sight better not only in features but in appearance as well. The comments system has been beefed up to allow more options such as posting of /images, html, and links. I ... More.


Geno Claims Accuracy Title

January, 25, 2009

Evgeni Malkin claimed the top spot in the Accuracy Challenge last night during the Skills Competition that were part of the All Star game festivities. The challenge went into a shootoff between Malkin and Heatley after they both went 4-for-4 in the first round, Malkin prevailed by nailing 3 ... More.


Defense, What’s Defense?

January, 26, 2009

12   11 The All Star game festivities came to a close last night as they culminated with the game itself. The Eastern Conference All Stars prevailed in a shootout by a final score of 12-11. Montreal Candien star and former Pittsburgh ... More.


Yeah Yeaaaahhhh!!!

January, 27, 2009

You may have noticed that the site looks a little different as of late. These are the results of the changes I have been working on over the past couple of weeks. Things that have been changed are the comments system which now fives users more capabilities then there were before. You may als... More.


Penguins News Update

January, 27, 2009

Left Wing Matt Cooke has been served with a two game suspension for a hit that he placed Scott Walker during the game against the Carolina Panthers. He was assesed a minor penalty for interference, Walker left the game and did not return. Cooke will forfeit $12,903.23 that will go towards th... More.


GameDay #49 vs Rangers

January, 28, 2009

The Penguins start the second half of the season or the last 40% of the regular season with a playoff push tonight @ 7:30pm inside Mellon Arena against the much hated and overrated New York Rangers. As of now the Penguins are on the outside looking in, when looking at the playoff picture in t... More.


Penguins Give King Suckqvist the Business

January, 29, 2009

6   2 Even though I missed most of the second half of this game I can still say it was a great game not only because of the way the Penguins continued to exploit Henrik Lundqvist for the joke that he is but for the full 60 minutes of ... More.


GameDay #50 vs Devils

January, 30, 2009

The Penguins go on the road tonight for a game against the still Brodeur-less New Jersey Devils who conicendently beat the Bruins last night in overtime and are riding a 7 game win streak. The Penguins are looking to end the Devils streak and piece together back-to-back wins. The Pens are com... More.