• Home  ›
  • NHL  ›
  • Pittsburgh Penguins
Pittsburgh Penguins
 Note:  Remove any feed (newspaper, blog, etc.) by using the Customize menu item below.
News Articles

Stadium Series

Pittsburgh Tribune (Tribune-Review) — The Penguins' Scott Wilson celebrates with Sidney Crosby after Crosby's goal against the Flyers in the first period Saturday, Feb. 25, 2017 at Heinz Field." src =...
  • New: 1 hr 25 min ago

Stadium Series: They let real, live penguins on the ice at Heinz Field

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (By Sean Gentille / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette) — There are only so many tricks in the bag when you’re hosting an outdoor hockey game; at the bottom of it all, the draw remains, “Hey, we’re playing hockey outside!” There aren’t a ton of ways to...
  • New: 1 hr 45 min ago

Veteran forward savors his role as hero of 2011 Winter Classic

Pittsburgh Tribune (Bill West) — The Penguins' Eric Fehr fights for the puck with the Blue Jackets' Jack Johnson in the first period Friday, Feb. 3, 2017 at PPG Paints Arena." src =...
  • New: 2 hr 7 min ago

Three Periods: Penguins defenseman Cole confident in scoring ability

Pittsburgh Tribune (Jonathan Bombulie and Bill West) — Penguins defensemen Ian Cole (28) and Justin Schultz react after a goal by Cole against the Stars on Dec. 1, 2016." src =...
  • New: 3 hr 43 min ago

Wind could play a factor in Heinz Field game

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (By Sam Werner / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette) — Heat, rain and snow have all played a role in previous outdoor hockey games.
  • New: 4 hr 2 min ago

Crosby could reunite with Hagelin and Hornqvist tonight

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (By Sam Werner / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette) — It may not have a catchy nickname — yet, at least — but the line of Sidney Crosby, Patric Hornqvist and Carl Hagelin appears poised to make a comeback tonight for the Penguins.
  • New: 9 hr 52 min ago

Letang out against Flyers

Pittsburgh Tribune (Bill West) — The Penguins' Kris Letang plays against the Flyers Thursday, Jan. 21, 2016 at Consol Energy Center." src =...
  • New: 10 hr 25 min ago

Stadium Series is like the ‘Super Bowl’ for Penguins, CEO David Morehouse

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (By Jason Mackey / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette) — As Penguins president/​CEO David Morehouse left Heinz Field Friday evening and headed to his office at PPG Paints Arena, the 30-minute drive was about three times longer than usual, his arrival...
  • 22 hr 19 min ago

First NHL game at Heinz Field memorable for all the wrong reasons

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (By Dave Molinari / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette) — The weather was awful.
  • 22 hr 25 min ago

Outdoor game remains ‘cool’ spectacle

Pittsburgh Tribune (Jonathan Bombulie) — Penguins head coach Mike Sullivan speaks to the team during practice for the Stadium Series game Friday, Feb. 24, 2017 at Heinz Field. " src =...
  • 1 day ago

Crosby’s the key to Stadium Series game

Pittsburgh Tribune (Kevin Gorman) — Penguins captain Sidney Crosby lays on the ice after a blindside hit at the end of the second period against the Capitals during the Winter Classic on Jan. 1, 2011, at Heinz Field." src =...
  • 1 day 1 hr ago

Revisiting the Penguins’ past outdoor games

Pittsburgh Tribune (Tribune-Review) — The Winter Classic between the Penguins and Capitals at Heinz Field January 1, 2011." src =...
  • 1 day 1 hr ago

Penguins notebook: Hainsey joins club at ‘hectic’ point

Pittsburgh Tribune (Bill West) — Penguins new defenseman Ron Hainsey during practice for the Stadium Series game Friday, Feb. 24, 2017 at Heinz Field. " src =...
  • 1 day 1 hr ago

Flyers notebook: Philly not intimidated by Penguins, setting

Pittsburgh Tribune (Chris Adamski) — The Penguins during practice for the Stadium Series game Friday, Feb. 24, 2017 at Heinz Field. " src =...
  • 1 day 1 hr ago

Fleury looking forward to conversation with Rutherford

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (By Jason Mackey / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette) — Penguins general manager Jim Rutherford has an important conversation to hold. One of many, actually. Coach Mike Sullivan, meanwhile, has a decision to make.
  • 1 day 2 hr ago

Schultz and Letang "game-time decisions" for Penguins Stadium Series game

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (By Sam Werner / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette) — Defensemen Justin Schultz and Kris Letang both practiced with the Penguins at Heinz Field Friday afternoon, but coach Mike Sullivan said the two will be “game-time decisions” for the team’s game...
  • 1 day 2 hr ago

New defenseman Hainsey skates with Penguins for the first time

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (By Sam Werner / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette) — Ron Hainsey’s new teammates made sure to let him know they don’t normally practice outside in a football stadium.
  • 1 day 2 hr ago

Breaking down Penguins-Flyers at Heinz Field

Pittsburgh Tribune (Jonathan Bombulie) — The Penguins mill around before the team photo during practice for the Stadium Series game Friday, Feb. 24, 2017 at Heinz Field. " src =...
  • 1 day 4 hr ago

NHL commissioner Bettman calls unpredictable weather 'intriguing part' of outdoor games

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (By Sam Werner / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette) — NHL commissioner Gary Bettman is enjoying the 70-degree weather in Pittsburgh today, but he’s just as glad to see the weather reports calling for colder temperatures Saturday night.
  • 1 day 9 hr ago

Joe Starkey: Mike Sullivan is having an amazing season

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (By Joe Starkey / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette) — It wasn’t exactly a slow news day in Penguins country. Not exactly a good one, either, for an already wounded defense.
  • 1 day 22 hr ago
Blog Articles

Morning Skate Memo: Pens won’t hide Hainsey in D-man’s debut

Pittsburgh Tribune (Bill West) — It’ll take likely no more than 10 or 15 minutes in Saturday’s Stadium Series game at Heinz Field to determine how much trust Penguins coach Mike Sullivan already places in blueline addition Ron...
  • New: 10 hr 2 min ago

Meet Ron Hainsey

Pittsburgh Tribune (Jonathan Bombulie) — A Q-and-A session with new Penguins defenseman Ron Hainsey: Q: You’ve seen a lot in this game, but you’ve never been traded before. What was your day like? A: A little bit of a crazy...
  • 2 days ago

AFTERMATH: Pens beat Canes

Pittsburgh Tribune (Jonathan Bombulie) — Let’s start with the injury situation on defense, which seems to be what a lot of people are talking about after this one. Trevor Daley left with a lower-body injury late in the first...
  • 3 days ago
  • Hits: 1

MORNING SKATE MEMO: Pens vs. Canes

Pittsburgh Tribune (Jonathan Bombulie) — The biggest headline out of morning skate is that Nick Bonino is ill and probably won’t play tonight against Carolina. Here’s what coach Mike Sullivan said about replacing him:...
  • 4 days ago
  • Hits: 2

AFTERMATH: Red Wings beat Penguins

Pittsburgh Tribune (Jonathan Bombulie) — I’m going to start with an opinion that might be a little unpopular. I didn’t think the Penguins played that bad a game in a 5-2 loss to Detroit this afternoon. I know that sounds...
  • 6 days ago
  • Hits: 1

MORNING SKATE MEMO: Pens vs Red Wings

Pittsburgh Tribune (Jonathan Bombulie) — No morning skate for a 3 p.m., but a couple of quick notes before the Penguins take on the Red Wings. — Matt Murray will start in goal. He’s 4-0-2 with a .949 save percentage in his...
  • 6 days ago

AFTERMATH: Blue Jackets beat Pens in overtime

Pittsburgh Tribune (Jonathan Bombulie) — Just a night after the Penguins lost Olli Maatta and Justin Schultz to injury, their absences were felt in a pretty significant way in a 2-1 overtime loss at Columbus. The players who entered the...
  • 7 days ago
  • Hits: 1

Rental defensemen

Pittsburgh Tribune (Jonathan Bombulie) — It’s pretty clear Penguins general manager Jim Rutherford was looking for some defensive depth before Olli Maatta and Justin Schultz got hurt Thursday night. Now, it seems even more likely...
  • 8 days ago
  • Hits: 1

Teaming with Crosby

Pittsburgh Tribune (Jonathan Bombulie) — The Penguins didn’t have a morning skate today in Columbus. Coach Mike Sullivan is scheduled to meet with reporters at 5 p.m., at which time we’ll get at least a little more...
  • 8 days ago
  • Hits: 1

AFTERMATH: What a night for the Penguins’ Cup-winning ‘core’

Pittsburgh Tribune (Bill West) — I write for a living, but I’m pretty certain I lack the talent to sufficiently put what happened during the Penguins’ 4-3 overtime win against Winnipeg into inspiring prose....
  • 8 days ago
  • Hits: 1

Morning Skate Memo: It’s another Sidney Crosby Appreciation Day

Pittsburgh Tribune (Bill West) — Poor Sidney Crosby. I know Crosby leads a grand life, so there’s no real need to feel bad for the guy when he’s well and making millions to play hockey. But the captain’s mild scoring slump came...
  • 9 days ago

Mapping out where Pens’ blueline can get better

Pittsburgh Tribune (Bill West) — The Penguins’ 4-0 win over Vancouver served as an opportunity for coach Mike Sullivan, at the media’s behest, to say nice things about defenseman Olli Maatta. Maatta put together an agreeable...
  • 10 days ago
  • Hits: 1

AFTERMATH: Pens beat Canucks

Pittsburgh Tribune (Jonathan Bombulie) — I thought the key word for the Penguins in a 4-0 victory tonight over Vancouver was patience. First, they were patient with Evgeni Malkin’s recovery from a lower-body injury. The team took a...
  • 10 days ago
  • Hits: 1

MORNING SKATE MEMO: Pens vs. Canucks

Pittsburgh Tribune (Jonathan Bombulie) — We had that false start Saturday in Phoenix, so it’s best to operate with caution when it comes to Evgeni Malkin’s return to the lineup, but I’m pretty sure he’ll play...
  • 11 days ago
  • Hits: 2

AFTERMATH: Coyotes beat Pens in overtime

Pittsburgh Tribune (Jonathan Bombulie) — You’re going to want to read about Marc-Andre Fleury tonight. I get that. By his own admission, Fleury said he should have stopped Connor Murphy’s shot from the top of the left circle...
  • 13 days ago
  • Hits: 1

AFTERMATH: Pens beat Avs

Pittsburgh Tribune (Jonathan Bombulie) — When coaches talk about being focused more on the way their team plays than the results they achieve, these last two Penguins games are what they’re talking about. They tilted the ice...
  • 15 days ago
  • Hits: 2

MORNING SKATE MEMO: Pens vs. Avs

Pittsburgh Tribune (Jonathan Bombulie) — Four topics to get you ready for Pens vs. Avs tonight. — Evgeni Malkin will miss his sixth straight game tonight with a lower-body injury, but there’s a possibility he could play in...
  • 16 days ago
  • Hits: 3

Morning Skate Memo: Why Sully respects Gully

Pittsburgh Tribune (Bill West) — It’s not often that Penguins coach Mike Sullivan really lights up while discussing a subject in the media room at PPG Paints Arena. Maybe it’s the impersonal press conference setting or maybe...
  • 18 days ago
  • Hits: 2

AFTERMATH: Pens beat Blues

Pittsburgh Tribune (Jonathan Bombulie) — Talking to Marc-Andre Fleury after he made 22 saves to win his first start since Jan. 14 tonight, I asked him two versions of the old hack sports writer how-does-it-feel question. The same word...
  • 20 days ago
  • Hits: 3

AFTERMATH: Pens, Blue Jackets begin to ramp up playoff rhetoric

Pittsburgh Tribune (Bill West) — Let the regular-season references to “playoff hockey” begin, Penguins fans. Between the tight Metropolitan Division standings, the bitter rivalries and the philosophical clashes in playing style,...
  • 21 days ago
  • Hits: 3