Pittsburgh Penguins http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/26326/all en NHL-Fives teams to watch for in the 2012-13 NHL season http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130116/nhl-fives-teams-watch-the-2012-13-nhl-season <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Jan 16 (Reuters) - Five teams to watch in the 2012-13 National Hockey League season:</p> <p>- -</p> <p>LOS ANGELES KINGS</p> <p>Kings defeated the Western Conference's top three seeds in the playoffs before dumping the New Jersey Devils in the final round to become the first eighth-seeded team to win the NHL's Stanley Cup championship.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130116/nhl-fives-teams-watch-the-2012-13-nhl-season" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Atlantic Division National Hockey League Pittsburgh Penguins Thomson Reuters Wed, 16 Jan 2013 21:15:33 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5735290 at http://www.globalpost.com UPDATE 1-NHL-Capitals unable to halt march of the Penguins http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130207/nhl-penguins-continue-washington-woes-second-period-blitz <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Feb 7 (Reuters) - The free-scoring Pittsburgh Penguins unleashed a five-goal blitz in the second period to overcome the Washington Capitals 5-2 on Thursday, extending their winning streak to five games.</p> <p>The Penguins had trailed 1-0 after the first period, Mike Ribeiro giving the visitors the lead on four minutes, but came alive in the second to thrash the Capitals for the second time in five days and register their 23rd goal in the winning run.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130207/nhl-penguins-continue-washington-woes-second-period-blitz" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Atlantic Division National Hockey League Pittsburgh Penguins Thomson Reuters Fri, 08 Feb 2013 04:45:21 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5749609 at http://www.globalpost.com UPDATE 1-NHL-Deja vu Devils repeat 3-1 victory over Penguins http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130210/nhl-devils-dish-out-3-1-win-over-penguins-second-day-running <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>(adds quotes, detail)</p> <p>* Devils stretch advantage at top of division</p> <p>* Clarkson scores twice to reach nine for the season</p> <p>Feb 10 (Reuters) - The New Jersey Devils dished out a second 3-1 defeat in as many days against the Pittsburgh Penguins on Sunday to strengthen their position at the top of the Eastern Conference.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130210/nhl-devils-dish-out-3-1-win-over-penguins-second-day-running" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Atlantic Division National Hockey League New Jersey Devils Pittsburgh Penguins Thomson Reuters Mon, 11 Feb 2013 04:15:34 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5752284 at http://www.globalpost.com UPDATE 1-NHL-Senators lose to Penguins, lose Karlsson to injury http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130213/nhl-sens-beaten-by-pens-lose-karlsson-to-achilles-injury <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>(Updates with quotes)</p> <p>* Top defenseman Karlsson out indefinitely</p> <p>* Senators lose for fifth time in seven games</p> <p>Feb 13 (Reuters) - Ottawa suffered a double blow on Wednesday when they lost standout defenseman Erik Karlsson to an Achilles injury during their 4-2 defeat to the Pittsburgh Penguins.</p> <p>Karlsson, the reigning Norris Trophy winner for the NHL's top defenseman, sustained a laceration late in the second period when he was pinned against the boards by Pittsburgh's Matt Cooke.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130213/nhl-sens-beaten-by-pens-lose-karlsson-to-achilles-injury" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Atlantic Division Erik Karlsson National Hockey League Pittsburgh Penguins Thomson Reuters Thu, 14 Feb 2013 04:00:29 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5755225 at http://www.globalpost.com NHL-Penguins' Malkin sidelined after crashing into boards http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130223/nhl-penguins-malkin-sidelined-after-crashing-boards <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Feb 23 (Reuters) - Reigning NHL scoring champion and most valuable player Evgeni Malkin of the Pittsburgh Penguins will miss Sunday's game and undergo tests after sliding hard into the end boards, the Penguins said on Saturday.</p> <p>The team did not identify the area of concern but the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review said the Russian All-Star center is experiencing concussion symptoms, including severe headache and mild disorientation.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130223/nhl-penguins-malkin-sidelined-after-crashing-boards" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Evgeni Malkin National Hockey League Pittsburgh Penguins Thomson Reuters Sat, 23 Feb 2013 20:00:15 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5764504 at http://www.globalpost.com NHL: Malkin to miss Sunday game http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130223/nhl-malkin-miss-sunday-game <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Pittsburgh Penguins forward Evgeni Malkin will miss Sunday's NHL game against Tampa Bay after suffering an apparent head injury on Friday in a game against Florida.</p> <p>Malkin, the Hart Trophy winner as the NHL's Most Valuable Player last season, didn't take part in Saturday's optional training skate and Pittsburgh coach Dan Bylsma said the Russian center is still being medically evaluated.</p> <p>"We're waiting to see how he feels and reacts," Bylsma said.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130223/nhl-malkin-miss-sunday-game" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Evgeni Malkin Evgeni Malkin National Hockey League Pittsburgh Penguins AFP Sat, 23 Feb 2013 23:00:04 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5764604 at http://www.globalpost.com NHL: League MVP Malkin suffers concussion http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130225/nhl-league-mvp-malkin-suffers-concussion <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Russian forward Evgeni Malkin is out indefinitely with a concussion after slamming his head into the boards, the Pittsburgh Penguins announced on Monday.</p> <p>The Penguins placed the two-time Olympian on the injured list after he was hurt in a 3-1 win over Florida on Friday.</p> <p>Penguins head coach Dan Bylsma said the reigning NHL MVP Malkin suffered some short-term memory loss after the incident.</p> <p>Malkin was driving to the Florida net when he was taken out by defenceman Erik Gudbranson, of Canada, on a clean hit.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130225/nhl-league-mvp-malkin-suffers-concussion" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Evgeni Malkin Evgeni Malkin National Hockey League Pittsburgh Penguins AFP Mon, 25 Feb 2013 23:16:20 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5766473 at http://www.globalpost.com NHL-Penguins put Malkin on injured reserve with concussion http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130226/nhl-penguins-put-malkin-injured-reserve-concussion <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Feb 25 (Reuters) - The Pittsburgh Penguins faced an all-too-familiar setback on Monday when they placed another standout player, Evgeni Malkin, on injured reserve due to concussion symptoms.</p> <p>The Penguins have been forced to play without Sidney Crosby for much of the past two seasons after he experienced complications with concussion, and now hope their anguish will not be extended to Malkin, reigning holder of the Hart Trophy as the NHL's most valuable player.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130226/nhl-penguins-put-malkin-injured-reserve-concussion" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Atlantic Division Evgeni Malkin National Hockey League Pittsburgh Penguins Technology Thomson Reuters Tue, 26 Feb 2013 06:00:21 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5766630 at http://www.globalpost.com NHL: Malkin back on the ice for Penguins http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130304/nhl-malkin-back-the-ice-penguins <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Russian playmaker Evgeni Malkin returned to the active lineup for the Pittsburgh Penguins on Monday after suffering a concussion in a National Hockey League game last month.</p> <p>The 26-year-old centre, who won the Hart Trophy last season as the NHL's Most Valuable Player, was injured on February 22 after his head slammed into the boards following a check by Florida defenseman Erik Gudbranson.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130304/nhl-malkin-back-the-ice-penguins" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Atlantic Division Disaster National Hockey League Pittsburgh Penguins PITTSBURGH PENGUINS AFP Mon, 04 Mar 2013 19:45:59 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5773173 at http://www.globalpost.com NHL: Streaking Penguins close in on win streak record http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130327/nhl-streaking-penguins-close-win-streak-record <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>The Pittsburgh Penguins are approaching their own 20-year-old record National Hockey League win streak, having won 13 in a row entering Thursday's home game against the Winnipeg Jets.</p> <p>Pittsburgh set the all-time NHL record for consecutive victories with 17 in a row in the 1992-93 season, when they were the two-time defending Stanley Cup champions and led by Canadian star Mario Lemieux and Czech wing Jaromir Jagr.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130327/nhl-streaking-penguins-close-win-streak-record" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Atlantic Division Human Interest National Hockey League Pittsburgh Penguins PITTSBURGH PENGUINS AFP Wed, 27 Mar 2013 19:16:04 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5795626 at http://www.globalpost.com NHL: Canadian Olympic hero Iginla joins Penguins http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130328/nhl-canadian-olympic-hero-iginla-joins-penguins <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Two-time Olympic ice hockey gold medalist Jarome Iginla was obtained by the Pittsburgh Penguins in a trade with Calgary, the National Hockey League clubs announced on Thursday.</p> <p>Iginla and Pittsburgh star Sidney Crosby were linemates for Canada at the 2010 Vancouver Winter Olympics, where "Iggy" won a battle for the puck against the boards and flipped it to Crosby to set up his gold-medal winning goal.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130328/nhl-canadian-olympic-hero-iginla-joins-penguins" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Jarome Iginla Jarome Iginla National Hockey League Pittsburgh Penguins AFP Thu, 28 Mar 2013 16:46:53 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5796393 at http://www.globalpost.com NHL: Pens extend streak, Crosby has surgery http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130330/nhl-pens-extend-streak-crosby-has-surgery <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>The Pittsburgh Penguins took another step toward history Saturday in Jarome Iginla's debut despite an injury to National Hockey League scoring leader Sidney Crosby.</p> <p>Penguins captain Crosby was hit the face with the puck and was taken to hospital for repairs in the first period but his teammates stepped up to beat the New York Islanders 2-0 and extend their win streak to 15 games.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130330/nhl-pens-extend-streak-crosby-has-surgery" target="_blank">read more</a></p> National Hockey League Pittsburgh Penguins Sidney Crosby AFP Sat, 30 Mar 2013 23:46:03 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5797868 at http://www.globalpost.com NHL: Penguins' Crosby out indefinitely after jaw surgery http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130331/nhl-penguins-crosby-out-indefinitely-after-jaw-surgery <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Pittsburgh Penguins captain Sidney Crosby will be sidelined indefinitely after surgery to repair a broken jaw and damaged teeth, the National Hockey League team said on Sunday.</p> <p>Crosby left Saturday's 2-0 victory over the New York Islanders after taking a puck to the face and was immediatly hospitalized for treatment.</p> <p>Penguins general manager Ray Shero visited Crosby on Sunday. The Canadian star's jaw didn't have to be wired shut, and he lost several teeth. The Penguins said he hasn't shown signs of concussion symptoms.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130331/nhl-penguins-crosby-out-indefinitely-after-jaw-surgery" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Atlantic Division National Hockey League Pittsburgh Penguins AFP Sun, 31 Mar 2013 23:30:19 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5798293 at http://www.globalpost.com NHL: Penguins clinch top seed with win over Bruins http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130420/nhl-penguins-clinch-top-seed-win-over-bruins <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>The Pittsburgh Penguins defeated the Boston Bruins 3-2 Saturday at the Boston Garden arena to clinch the top playoff seed in the Eastern Conference standings.</p> <p>Jussi Jokinen scored a goal and had two assists for the Penguins who have won six straight games and 21 of their last 23.</p> <p>The game was supposed to be played Friday but had to be postponed because of the massive manhunt in downtown Boston and the surrounding suburbs for the remaining suspect in the deadly Boston Marathon blasts. The suspect was arrested by police on Friday.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130420/nhl-penguins-clinch-top-seed-win-over-bruins" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Atlantic Division National Hockey League Pittsburgh Penguins AFP Sat, 20 Apr 2013 20:45:49 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5821221 at http://www.globalpost.com Preview: Islanders at Penguins http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130508/preview-islanders-at-penguins <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Although missing their captain, the top-seeded Pittsburgh Penguins were as good as advertised in winning the opener of their Eastern Conference first-round series. The Penguins look to ride that momentum and secure a 2-0 advantage on Friday, when they host the eighth-seeded New York Islanders. Pascal Dupuis scored twice and Marc-Andre Fleury registered his sixth career postseason shutout to tie Tom Barrasso for the franchise record in Wednesday's 5-0 triumph in Game 1.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2013.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130508/preview-islanders-at-penguins" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Atlantic Division National Hockey League Pittsburgh Penguins Thomson Reuters Wed, 08 May 2013 20:00:07 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5833705 at http://www.globalpost.com