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Pittsburgh Penguins - Boston Globe

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Pittsburgh Penguins
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As Williams chases the fourth Grand Slam in women's tennis history, it's time to ask: where does she rank all-time? Tom Werner breaks his silence on Don Orsillo. The NESN boss told the Boston Herald that the Sox want to go with Dave O'Brien instead of ...

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Daniel Sprong signs contract with Pittsburgh Penguins - CBC.ca

8 hours 45 min ago

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Daniel Sprong signs contract with Pittsburgh Penguins
CBC.ca
A Dutch hockey player who has spent the last two seasons playing for the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League's Charlottetown Islanders has signed a contract with the Pittsburgh Penguins. Daniel Sprong, 18, was the Penguin's top draft pick in 2015. He was ...

Pittsburgh Penguins Offseason Rumor Mill: Jim Rutherford May Not Be Done - Pens Labyrinth

11 hours 19 min ago

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Pittsburgh Penguins Offseason Rumor Mill: Jim Rutherford May Not Be Done
Pens Labyrinth
The Pittsburgh Penguins were one of, if not the most active organization this summer. The Pens stacked up talent on offense with names like Phil Kessel, Eric Fehr and Nick Bonino while also revamping their medical staff. Oh, and then there's that nice ...
Assembling the Penguins Forward LinesToday's Slapshot
The soundtrack of historic Penguins role playersAlong the Boards

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NHL TRADE RUMOR: Keith Yandle to Pittsburgh Penguins - SportsBlog.com (blog)

11 hours 53 min ago

SportsBlog.com (blog)

NHL TRADE RUMOR: Keith Yandle to Pittsburgh Penguins
SportsBlog.com (blog)
Report: Keith Yandle is a 28 year old 6'1" Defenseman (Lefty) Playing for the New York Rangers. He managed to acquire 6 goals and 46 assist in 84 games last season. NYR already are worrying about signing Chris Kreider next season with their on going ...

Pittsburgh Penguins Around the Web: Pens' Must Reads for 8/29 - Pens Labyrinth

Sat, 08/29/2015 - 14:32

Pens Labyrinth

Pittsburgh Penguins Around the Web: Pens' Must Reads for 8/29
Pens Labyrinth
I wrote a few bold predictions for the Pittsburgh Penguins heading into 2015-16 and threw out there that Sid could hit the 115-point mark. While that's likely overshooting his actual total, I think a 100-point season is in the bag as long as he stays ...
Sidney Crosby is Excited About Phil Kessel's SpeedToday's Slapshot

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Pittsburgh Penguins Pressure Cooker: Marc-Andre Fleury - Pens Labyrinth

Sat, 08/29/2015 - 09:02

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Pittsburgh Penguins Pressure Cooker: Marc-Andre Fleury
Pens Labyrinth
First, a very encouraging stat for the Pittsburgh Penguins is MAF's save percentage while leading. Last season, while playing 5v5, Fleury boasted a .936 save percentage. For a team that's sure to be playing with a lead quite often, it's reassuring to ...

Penguins sign top draft pick Sprong to standard 3-year, entry-level contract - Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Fri, 08/28/2015 - 20:56

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Penguins sign top draft pick Sprong to standard 3-year, entry-level contract
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Phil Kessel plans to come to Pittsburgh before training camp begins next month, but it's unclear exactly when the star winger will arrive and begin skating with teammates. “I know he's coming in early from when I last talked to him,” Rutherford said ...
Penguins sign second-round pick Sprong to contractNHL.com
Pittsburgh Penguins Sign 2015 Draft Pick Daniel Sprong to 3-Year ELCPens Labyrinth
Penguins Sign Top 2015 Draft Pick To 3-Year DealCBS Local
Frozen Futures -The Hockey Writers -Today's Slapshot
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Pittsburgh Penguins: 3 Training Camp Battles to Watch - Pens Labyrinth

Fri, 08/28/2015 - 18:46

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Pittsburgh Penguins: 3 Training Camp Battles to Watch
Pens Labyrinth
In a matter of weeks, the Pittsburgh Penguins will officially open training camp which marks the start of the 2015-16 NHL season. This camp will be particularly important due to new names in the organization and the few spots up for grabs by prospects.

Penguins Sign Top 2015 Draft Pick To 3-Year Deal - CBS Local

Fri, 08/28/2015 - 14:59

CBS Local

Penguins Sign Top 2015 Draft Pick To 3-Year Deal
CBS Local
PITTSBURGH (93-7 The FAN) – The Pittsburgh Penguins have announced the signing of second-round draft pick Daniel Sprong. According to the team, the 18-year-old right winger signed a three-year deal Friday. The Penguins selected Sprong with the 46th ...
Penguins sign second-round pick Sprong to contractNHL.com
Penguins sign top draft pick Daniel SprongPittsburgh Post-Gazette

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Pittsburgh Penguins Sign 2015 Draft Pick Daniel Sprong to 3-Year ELC - Pens Labyrinth

Fri, 08/28/2015 - 13:54

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Pittsburgh Penguins Sign 2015 Draft Pick Daniel Sprong to 3-Year ELC
Pens Labyrinth
Considering the lack of impact players within the organization's prospect pool, the Pittsburgh Penguins need to be cautious with his development and ensure he's ready for life in the NHL before throwing him to the wolves. Jim Rutherford stated that he ...
Penguins sign second-round pick Sprong to contractNHL.com
Penguins sign top draft pick Daniel SprongPittsburgh Post-Gazette
Penguins Ink Second-Round Pick Daniel Sprong to ELCToday's Slapshot

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Penguins sign second-round pick Sprong to contract - NHL.com

Fri, 08/28/2015 - 13:14

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Penguins sign second-round pick Sprong to contract
NHL.com
Sprong, 18, was chosen by the Penguins in the second round (46th overall) after pacing the Charlottetown Islanders of the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League (QMJHL) in goals (39), assists (49), and points (88) in 68 regular-season games last year.
Penguins Sign Top 2015 Draft Pick To 3-Year DealCBS Local
Penguins sign top draft pick Daniel SprongPittsburgh Post-Gazette

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Penguins' Plotnikov adjusting to life in North America - NHL.com

Fri, 08/28/2015 - 12:05

NHL.com

Penguins' Plotnikov adjusting to life in North America
NHL.com
Everything else is an adjustment. The 25-year-old Russian signed with the Penguins on July 1 after playing six seasons in the Kontinental Hockey League. He arrived in Pittsburgh on Aug. 16 and is trying to get used to life in North America, on and off ...
The Plot thickensPensBurgh

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Ranking all 30 teams by their projected 3-on-3 overtime lineups - ESPN

Fri, 08/28/2015 - 11:46

ESPN

Ranking all 30 teams by their projected 3-on-3 overtime lineups
ESPN
The NHL's move to a 3-on-3 overtime period this season will afford the league's best players more room to operate. Look for dump-and-chase to go out the window and 2-on-1 rushes galore for the entirety of the OT. It will not be the most pure form of ...

Oskar Sundqvist thinks he can make Penguins roster... - Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Fri, 08/28/2015 - 00:00

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Oskar Sundqvist thinks he can make Penguins roster...
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Oskar Sundqvist gets ready for a shift during the Penguins' development camp at Consol Energy Center Friday last month. Share with others: 0 inShare. By Jenn Menendez / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. Oskar Sundqvist will be lobbying hard for a fourth-line ...

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Penguins May Be Too One-Sided - RantSports

Thu, 08/27/2015 - 21:04

RantSports

Penguins May Be Too One-Sided
RantSports
The Pittsburgh Penguins made one of the biggest splashes this offseason when they traded for the Toronto Maple Leafs' winger Phil Kessel. They turned an offense with two of the biggest superstars in the game, and added one more. The question now ...
Penguins to open camp with Phil Kessel alongside Sidney CrosbyESPN
Kessel, Crosby will start Penguins camp on same line, Johnston saysPittsburgh Post-Gazette
Penguins' Kessel to start camp playing with CrosbyNHL.com
Headlines & Global News -Pens Labyrinth
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Colin Alexander Joins Pittsburgh Penguins As Amateur Scout - JuniorHockey.com

Thu, 08/27/2015 - 18:02

Colin Alexander Joins Pittsburgh Penguins As Amateur Scout
JuniorHockey.com
KENT, August 27, 2015 - Seattle Thunderbirds general manager Russ Farwell today announced Director of Player Personnel Colin Alexander has accepted a position with the Pittsburgh Penguins as an Amateur Scout. "I have very mixed emotions concerning ...

Pittsburgh Penguins '15-16 Outlook - NBCSports.com

Thu, 08/27/2015 - 14:56

ESPN

Pittsburgh Penguins '15-16 Outlook
NBCSports.com
The Pittsburgh Penguins have two of the league's best forwards in Sidney Crosby and Evgeni Malkin, but last season they lacked the offensive depth to sufficiently back them up. GM Jim Rutherford is hoping he addressed that issue this summer, but there ...
Penguins to open camp with Phil Kessel alongside Sidney CrosbyESPN
Penguins May Be Too One-SidedRantSports
Kessel, Crosby will start Penguins camp on same line, Johnston saysPittsburgh Post-Gazette
Headlines & Global News -Pens Labyrinth -The Idaho Statesman
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Pittsburgh's biggest question: Is the defense good enough? - NBCSports.com

Thu, 08/27/2015 - 14:07

NBCSports.com

Pittsburgh's biggest question: Is the defense good enough?
NBCSports.com
Eyes across the league will be glued to Pittsburgh following Rutherford's bold renovation project. Nearly all of his moves this summer were designed to improve his forward group — adding the likes of Phil Kessel, Nick Bonino, Eric Fehr and KHLer ...

Twitter mailbag: Clendening vs. Dumoulin, a way to get rid of Scuderi? - PensBurgh

Thu, 08/27/2015 - 12:34

Twitter mailbag: Clendening vs. Dumoulin, a way to get rid of Scuderi?
PensBurgh
Brian Dumoulin ought to have an edge - he's played a year with Mike Johnston's system, and played in all 5 NHL playoff games with the Penguins last season. Even though he was in a highly sheltered, low time on ice role, Dumo wasn't on the ice for a ...

Pittsburgh Penguins Throwback Thursday: Lemieux's 5 Goals 5 Different Ways - Pens Labyrinth

Thu, 08/27/2015 - 12:01

Pens Labyrinth

Pittsburgh Penguins Throwback Thursday: Lemieux's 5 Goals 5 Different Ways
Pens Labyrinth
It's easy for fans of the Pittsburgh Penguins to take the talent they've had the privilege of watching over the years for granted. It has become somewhat expected by the team's faithful that they possess a world-class talent such as Mario Lemieux ...

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The Steelers started the offseason by signing franchise quarterback Ben Roethlisberger to a significant contact extension. A day before training camp opened, they capped the offseason by extending the contract of general manger Kevin Colbert.
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In 2012, the leading rusher for the Pittsburgh Steelers was Jonathan Dwyer. His 623 yards was the second-lowest total for the team's leading rusher in a full season since Dick Hoak's 531 yards led the way in 1969.
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Todd Haley is entering his fourth season as the Steelers' offensive coordinator. After a bumpy start to his tenure in Pittsburgh, Haley directed one of the most explosive offenses in team history in 2014.
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Time moves faster in the NFL. Players seem to age more rapidly and rosters turn over more quickly than in any other sport. Nowhere else is this more evident than the Steelers defense, where nine of 2011’s opening day starters are no longer with the team.
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Pitt football’s forgettable Paul Chryst era ended at 19-20 when the Madison native returned to Wisconsin to coach the Badgers, leaving the program in the same state of mediocrity in which he found it.
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On the heels of a dismal 4-8 season in 2013—and seated firmly upon the hotseat—head coach Dana Holgorsen was able to steer the West Virginia football program back in the right direction in 2014.
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In western Pennsylvania, football is the sport that the natives follow most closely, and with two major programs, Pitt and Penn State, most of the attention is divided among the two of them.
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Stepping into Beaver Stadium sporting traditional, nameless navy blue and white jerseys, Penn State football intends to chase a championship under second-year head coach James Franklin.
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