Pittsburgh Hockey History

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 |2015-10-29T10:42:18-04:00October 28th, 2015|Pittsburgh Hockey History, Pittsburgh Penguins|0 Comments

Pittsburgh Penguins change to Red, White & Blue

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 [...]

By |2016-10-09T19:52:55-04:00October 8th, 2015|Pittsburgh Hockey History|0 Comments

Pittsburgh Hockey History

Pittsburgh Hockey History.   Our homepage highlights Pittsburgh Hockey History Made on this date. If offers a fresh set of milestones every day at midnight. We present the city's hockey history timeline, jersey histories, arena descriptions, all-time uniform numbers, rosters and some statistical snippets that are complimented with photographs of Pittsburgh hockey artifacts. • Hobey Baker, America's Greatest Hockey Star, likely [...]

By |2017-03-08T23:41:31-05:00October 8th, 2015|Pittsburgh Hockey History, Site up-dates|0 Comments

Pittsburgh Native Wey To Retire From NHL

Mt. Lebanon native Patrick Wey will retire after playing just nine NHL games. Wey made his NHL debut with the Washington Capitals on Oct. 7, 2013 at the age of 22. After suffering multiple concussions, Wey plans to retire, according to the Capitals’ official website’s Mike Vogel. He sustained a concussion in what proved to [...]

By |2015-06-30T22:41:39-04:00June 29th, 2015|Pittsburgh Hockey History|0 Comments