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The road to the Stanley Cup once again goes through the nation's capital for the Penguins, who are set to face Washington on Thursday night for Game 1 at Capital One Arena.

The Capitals, who grabbed top spot in the Metropolitan division in the regular season, will have home ice advantage, as the two team's will square off in the postseason for the third consecutive...

04/26/2018 - 01:47
Anthony Jaskulski
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Jake Guentzel dropped to his right knee and slid on the ice in celebration, not only for his second career postseason hat trick, but for the goal that assured Pittsburgh was moving on in the playoffs. 
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04/22/2018 - 22:46
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A Sean Couturier goal broke a 2-2 tie with just 1:15 left in the game, lifting Philadelphia to an unlikely series win over the Penguins in what could have been a series-clinching game at PPG Paints Arena Friday night.

Pens fans expected post-game words with a victorious tune Friday night.

They didn’t expect them from the mouth of Dave Hakstol.

04/20/2018 - 22:25
Anthony Jaskulski
Sidney Crosby passed Mario Lemieux in Pittsburgh's record book and pushed the Philadelphia Flyers to the brink of elimination.

Flyers fans booed the goal — and the ones that stuck around for the end belted a familiar refrain: "Fire Hakstol! Fire Hakstol!"

04/19/2018 - 00:42
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Coach Mike Sullivan announced Tuesday that Patric Hornqvist will miss Wednesday's game due to an upper-body injury, with Dominik Simon assumed to take the role on the top line with Sidney Crosby and Jake Guentzel.
04/18/2018 - 00:44
Anthony Jaskulski
PHILADELPHIA — The kitschy light-up bracelets flickered in the darkened arena and another packed house roared "Crosby sucks! Crosby sucks!" Here's the thing Philly fans haven't yet accepted about Sidney Crosby over the last 13 years, he really doesn't — and especially not against the Flyers.

Crosby matched a postseason-best with four points on a goal and three assists to help the Pittsburgh Penguins silence the...

04/15/2018 - 20:10
A.P.
Philadelphia grabbed three goals to open the game, while keeping the Penguins power play off the board in a dominating 5-1 win at PPG Paints Arena in Game 2 of the First Round Friday night.
04/13/2018 - 22:45
Anthony Jaskulski
Sidney Crosby recorded his third-career postseason hat trick, while Evgeni Malkin, Bryan Rust, Carl Hagelin and Jake Guentzel each added goals, as Pittsburgh annhilated the Flyers 7-0 in Game 1 of the NHL playoffs opening round Wednesday night at PPG Paints Arena.

They dazzled.  They dominated.  They were determined.

04/11/2018 - 21:35
Anthony Jaskulski
In terms of betting between the blue lines, the Pittsburgh Penguins are the public darlings of the Eastern Conference, however it is the Vegas Golden Knights who have dethroned the Pens as the top-wagered NHL team this year, and it looks to stay the same way as we enter the 2018 NHL Playoffs.

Like the Steelers, the Penguins get nothing but love from the short-term memory betting public.  They see those Stanley Cups, they...

04/10/2018 - 22:49
Anthony Jaskulski
The quest for a three-peat will begin at PPG Paints Arena, where the Penguins will host the Philadelphia Flyers for the First Round of the NHL Playoffs, starting with game one, which is set for Wednesday night at 7 PM.

Pittsburgh, who swept the Flyers in the four-game regular season series, will faceoff against their state rivals in the postseason for the seventh time, with the Flyers prevailing in a 4-2...

04/08/2018 - 15:24
Anthony Jaskulski
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