Pittsburgh Hockey History

Mark Recchi, the 17th Penguins member of the Hockey Hall of Fame

Mark Recchi will add to his NHL legacy when he is enshrined into the Hockey Hall of Fame on November 13, 2017 . Recchi collected 1,533 points, which ranks 15th on the NHL's all-time list. Over seven seasons with the Penguins, he played in 418 regular season and playoff games, where he scored 154 goals and [...]

By | 2017-11-13T07:10:22+00:00 November 10th, 2017|2017-18, Pittsburgh Hockey History, Pittsburgh Penguins|0 Comments

Georges Laraque calls Pens ’embarrassment’ for planned White House visit

Former Pittsburgh Penguin Georges Laraque calls team 'embarrassment' for planned White House visit Source: Former Penguin calls team 'embarrassment' for planned White House visit - upgruv

By | 2017-09-30T23:03:25+00:00 September 27th, 2017|Former Penguins, Pittsburgh Hockey History, Pittsburgh Penguins|0 Comments

Former Pittsburgh Hornets’ player Parker MacDonald dead at 84

Parker MacDonald, a center for the 1967 Calder Cup Champion Pittsburgh Hornets, has died. The former NHL regular, who played the majority of his career in the Original Six era, passed yesterday at the age of 84 in Connecticut. MacDonald started his career in the Ontario Hockey Association for the Toronto Marlboros in the 1951–52 season. He was a [...]

By | 2017-10-01T00:56:18+00:00 August 18th, 2017|Pittsburgh Hockey History, Pittsburgh Hornets|0 Comments

Penguins goalies that played one game, or less

Matt Murray will get his first start in goal for Pittsburgh tonight and earlier in the day the Penguins sent goaltender Mike Condon to the Ottawa Senators for a fifth-round pick in the 2017 draft. Condon was claimed off the waiver wire from the Montreal Canadiens on Oct. 11 as a backup to Marc-Andre Fleury. Condon's only action [...]

By | 2017-10-05T21:15:28+00:00 November 2nd, 2016|Pittsburgh Hockey History, Pittsburgh Penguins|0 Comments

Special Game Puck for tonight’s game

The Pittsburgh Penguins will use this design on the official game pucks for tonight the they raise the 2016 Stanley Cup Championship banners. We just realized that we are four pucks short in our timeline, but we'll update that page soon. Take a look at some of the pucks and special issue pucks that the [...]

By | 2016-10-13T18:10:05+00:00 October 13th, 2016|Pittsburgh Hockey History|0 Comments