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. Itâ€™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 [...]
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, [...]
October 17, 1984 - Mario Lemieux played his first home game ever for the Penguins, a 4-3 win over Vancouver in which Lemieux set up a goal on his first shift and engaged the Canuck Gary Lupul in a fight.
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U.S., Eh? For the first time in franchise history the majority of players on the Pittsburgh Penguins' are American-born. Of the 23 players on the "Opening Day Playing Roster," 13 were born in the United States. The next nation in line is Canada, with five players. The first U.S.-born player on the team was Wayne [...]