McCann he be the third line center? The deal runs through the 2021.22 campaign and carries an average annual value of $2.94 million. They will have two overly defensive lines.
by: Jonathan Bombulie — Tribune-Review 11h
For the first two-thirds of this season, it looked like the Penguins would have to break the bank to bring back forward Jared McCann. For the last quarter of the season, it looked like they’d be ill-advised to give him minimum wage. When the dust...
by: Jason Gregor — The Nation Network: Oilers Nation 14 Sep
Puck possession has become more of a focus in the NHL over the past few seasons, and I don’t see that trend changing. A well placed chip-and-chase, or even a dump-and-chase, can also be effec…
by: Adam Krivanek — The Hockey Writers 13 Sep
The Pittsburgh Penguins have had a lengthy history with players from Czech Republic. These are the five best Czech-born players.
by: Jonathan Bombulie — Tribune-Review 12 Sep
In an effort to trim their salary cap, the Penguins traded forward Nick Bjugstad to the Minnesota Wild on Friday night. They didn’t get much in return. The Penguins will receive a conditional pick in the 2021 draft in exchange for the 28-year-old...
by: Matt Larkin — The Hockey News 12 Sep
A turbulent off-season looms for most NHL creases. Which teams in the East might have new starting netminders for 2020-21?
by: N/A — Hockey Buzz 4 Sep
Jason Botterill is the Sabres GM and Conor Sheary could be a target for wait a minute. Kevyn Adams is now the Sabres general manager. We dont know much about him. Only problem?
by: Seth Rorabaugh — Tribune-Review 1 Sep
Penguins captain Sidney Crosby underwent arthroscopic wrist surgery on Monday. The procedure was described as arthroscopic wrist debridement surgery according to a release the team issued on Tuesday. Recovery time will be three to four weeks. NHL...
by: Adam Krivanek — The Hockey Writers 27 Aug
Learn about the journey Pittsburgh Penguins forward Dominik Simon took to go from fifth-round pick to NHL regular.
by: Seth Rorabaugh — Tribune-Review 26 Aug
Jim Rutherford filled one hole in his lineup Tuesday when he reacquired forward Kasperi Kapanen from the Maple Leafs. If things go as planned — a dicey idiom in 2020 — Kapanen will line up next to either Sidney Crosby or Evgeni Malkin in a top-six...