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Winter Storm Jonas May Jeopardize Pens – Caps Game

The impending snowstorm in the Nation's capital could hamper the Penguins travel plans, or force the cancellation of a game against Washington Capitals. The Penguins are scheduled to play on at the Verizon Center in Washington on Sunday at 12:35. The team can't travel earlier to beat the storm because they host the Vancouver Canucks [...]

By | 2016-01-21T22:17:58+00:00 January 21st, 2016|Pittsburgh Hockey History|0 Comments

Rare Penalty Shot Decides Game

Winnipeg Jets' Bryan Little scored on his first career penalty shot to help the Jets defeat the Pittsburgh Penguins, 1-0, tonight in Winnipeg. It was the fourth time in NHL history that a game was decided by a single, penalty shot goal and the second time the Penguins fell victim to the rare 1-0 feat. [...]

By | 2015-12-28T15:22:56+00:00 December 27th, 2015|Pittsburgh Hockey History|0 Comments

Disco Dan Returns to Pittsburgh (former coaches records)

Former Penguins coach Dan Bylsma brings his new team, the Buffalo Sabres, to Pittsburgh to face Mike Johnston tomorrow night at the CONSOL Energy Center. It’s the second time a former Pens coach faced his coaching replacement. Byslma took over for Michel Therrien on Feb. 15, 2009 and went on to lead the Penguins to [...]

By | 2015-10-29T10:42:18+00:00 October 28th, 2015|Pittsburgh Hockey History, Pittsburgh Penguins|0 Comments

RIP – Jimmy Roberts, former Pens’ asst. coach

Former Penguins assistant coach Jimmy Roberts died today after battling cancer. He was 75. Roberts, won five Stanley Cup rings as an all-star as a defenseman with the Montreal Canadiens and St. Louis Blues, served as an assistant with the Penguins from 1984 through 1987, under head coach Bob Berry. He also served as a head coach of the Buffalo Sabres, [...]

By | 2016-10-09T19:48:37+00:00 October 23rd, 2015|Pittsburgh Penguins|0 Comments