Champs Punctuate Banner-Raising with Shootout Win

Symptoms from a concussion suffered in practice kept Sidney Crosby from playing in Thursday’s season opener, but they couldn’t stop him from doing one of the few things still lacking in his career – hoisting th...

Penguins Get Back to Speed, Skill in 2-1 Game 2 Win

After a sloppy opening to their second-round playoff series at Washington, the Pittsburgh Penguins started Game 2 looking determined to get back to what got them there – speed and puck possession. “I liked o...

Penguins Push the Pace, Push Rangers to the Brink

From the opening moments of Thursday’s 5-0 win that pushed the Rangers to the brink of playoff elimination, the Penguins were pushing the pace. “I thought we had a great start,” said head coach Mike Sullivan...

Crosby, Kessel Show Chemistry in First Outing

After a fifth consecutive year of falling well short of their postseason goals, the Pittsburgh Penguins emerged from this summer a significantly reshaped team. Third-line center Brandon Sutter was shipped ou...