Category: Pens Hockey

Sidney Crosby: On The Ice and Beyond

Sidney Crosby on The Ice and Beyond.

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Pensguins Drop to Rangers

Pens fall again in overtime to the Rangers.  They definitely made it interesting with 2 back to back 3rd period goals….the just couldn’t keep the momentum moving into the overtime period.

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Blow it Again….

Hoping this is just a fluke….but the last two games have been blown with 2+ goals leads.  I understand we are playing good teams…but it appears something is just not jiving out there. We’re scoring goals and it seems the offense is tuned in but …these last minute goals are killers.

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Steve Downie Comes to Party

It’s about time they get a little pep in their step. Steve Downie appears to be the enforcer that was missing last year. At least someone to try and fill some of Matt Cooke’s well missed physicality. 

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The New NHL Realignment and Playoffs

My goal in publishing this article is to get you to understand the NHLs new realignments and playoff rules.  There are 4 divisions and 2 conferences.  A better way to think of it is that a division represents a specific region of America such as the Northeast, etc.  The actual divisions are named:  Atlantic, Metropolitan,…

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The Penguins Clinch Playoff Berth

With yesterday’s 2-1 win against the Columbus Blue Jackets, the Pittsburgh Penguins have clinched a playoff berth.  In the mediocre Metropolitan Division, The Penguins are 47-22-5 with 99 points, and the New York Rangers are in 2nd place at 41-30-4 with 86 points.  That is a 13 point difference.  The St. Louis Blues, who recently…

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Capture the King and Checkmate

Tomorrow night, the Penguins (37-14-2, 1st Metropolitan) square off against the Los Angeles Kings (30-19-6, 3rd Pacific Division).  Los Angeles is clearly in a more competitive division than the Penguins as they trail the Sharks and the Ducks in the standings.  The Penguins are coming off a 3-0 shutout victory  over the Buffalo Sabres, while the Kings…

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Winning Feels Like a Big Buffalo; Losing Big Cuts Like a Sabre

It seems like when the Penguins win, they win big; however, when they lose, they lose big too.  They are coming off of a 3 goal shutout against the Dallas Stars on Saturday.  The Buffalo Sabres are coming off of 4 losses in a row where they scored 3 goals and still lost.  The Penguins…

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Long Star Livin’

Anyone who knows anything about Texas knows that Texas is the Lone Star state.  It flies its flag everywhere like it is still a separate country.  The Pittsburgh Penguins will travel to Texas tomorrow night to face the Dallas Stars.  Both teams have bounced back with 2 major wins after suffering an annihilating loss.  See…

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Long, Long Island

The Penguins will travel tonight to the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum in Uniondale, NY.  Tonight will be the final, regular season meeting between the Penguins and the Islanders.  In all the previous three match-ups, each of the games came down to the wire, and were decided by one goal. October 25: Islanders 4 Penguins 3 November…

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