Pittsburgh Penguins

Penguins: Surging HBK Line Product of Rutherford's Patience
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Pittsburgh Penguins GM Jim Rutherford had a plan following a very disappointing 2014-15 season, which was also his first with the franchise. He repeated two words multiple times throughout last summer after observing what the Chicago Blackhawks and …

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W2W4: Pittsburgh Penguins at Washington Capitals, Game 2
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WASHINGTON — The Pittsburgh Penguins hope to tie their series with the Washington Capitals in Game 2 of this electrifying matchup on Saturday night (puck drop at 8:25 p.m. ET). Here's what to watch for: Crosby vs. the top line: Sidney Crosby's line …

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It's Olli a Maatta of Common Sense
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Not since the Carolina Hurricanes have won the Stanley Cup in 2006 has the race for hockey's grand prize been more wide-open. For the Pittsburgh Penguins, this presents the chance to build on Sidney Crosby's and Evgeni Malkin's legacy. The opportunity …

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Braden Holtby gives Capitals an edge in series against Penguins
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The Pittsburgh Penguins needed only five games to eliminate the New York Rangers in the first round of the Stanley Cup playoffs. The Blueshirts scored just 10 goals in the series with none coming from either Eric Staal or Ryan McDonagh. Mats Zuccarello …

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'Washington Capitals vs. Pittsburgh Penguins – 4/30/16 NHL Pick, Odds, and …
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The Penguins put up a spectacular effort on Thursday night and were a bounce away from taking the series lead but in the end the Capitals had too much fire power and netted the overtime winner to stay ahead for the time being. Pittsburgh though showed …

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Gene Collier: Penguins don't seem to get the big picture from Game 1
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In adjacent rinks at the Capitals practice facility over in Arlington, Va., they toyed with the question of whether their differences were just about perfectly quantified by one-half-inch of ice, the space between the goal line under Penguins rookie …

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10 Thoughts: Islanders? Rangers? Beau Bennett, Malkin and more!
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#1: The Rangers were the odds-on favorite to be the Penguins first round playoff opponent, but the odds changed in a big way last night by virtue of an Islanders 4-1 win over NYR. Now, it looks like it Pittsburgh/Islanders in the first round. Via …

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Penguins vs. Capitals: Game 1 Live Score, Highlights for 2016 NHL Playoffs
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The Washington Capitals jumped out to an early lead in their second-round playoff series against the Pittsburgh Penguins thanks to a hat trick from T.J. Oshie that gave Washington a 4-3 overtime win in Game 1. The game was fast-paced, physical and …

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Capitals' Wilson fined for knee hit to Penguins' Sheary
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The Penguins' Evgeni Malkin slams Capitals forward Tom Wilson in to the boards in the second period Thursday at the Verizon Center. By Jenn Menendez / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. ARLINGTON, Va. — Capitals forward Tom Wilson has been fined $2,403.67 …

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Pittsburgh Penguins' Kris Letang not worried about Washington Capitals putting …
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ARLINGTON, Va. — That Kris Letang is a major focal point of the Washington Capitals' forecheck surprises absolutely no one. But it's how the star Pittsburgh Penguins blueliner deals with it in this series that's going to have a major impact on the …

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