The defenseman, acquired on Thursday from Florida along with forward Colton Sceviour in exchange for Patric Hornqvist, is viewing the trade as a great opportunity.
by: N/A — Hockey Buzz 24 Sep
I thought the Penguins had a lot of opportunity to trade him when his perceived value exceeded his actual production. I was always OK with trading him away. It isnt complicated.
by: rjnaugle2 — SB Nation: PensBurgh 24 Sep
The long rumored deal has been completed.
by: TSN.ca Staff — TSN 24 Sep
Ahead of the NHL Draft and the opening of free agency, TSN.ca keeps you up to date with all the latest rumours and speculation. In Thursday's roundup, the latest on a potential Hornqvist-Matheson swap and the fallout it could cause, an update on...
by: G-Off — Sports Media 101 23 Sep
Patric Hornqvist, whose struggles had left him on the fourth line, scored the game’s first goal with 1:35 remaining as the Penguins won the Stanley Cup for the second straight season. (Aaron Doster/USA Today Sports) Broken by Kevin Weekes, the...
by: Tim Benz — Tribune-Review 22 Sep
It feels as if the Penguins’ extension of Jared McCann’s contract has created more questions than answers. But why stop now? That’s been a theme throughout the offseason for general manager Jim Rutherford. For a team he suggested needed changes, the...
by: Nick Horwat — The Hockey Writers 18 Sep
If the Penguins want to keep their window open, the best option is to rely more on the younger players in the organization.
by: N/A — Hockey Buzz 14 Sep
Rutherford has an eye on free agency. Are there any centers? His intent is to cut more salary to get it done. We also know he is shopping RFAs Matt Murray and Jared McCann.
by: N/A — Hockey Buzz 9 Sep
A few things have gone under the radar. The Penguins have extended both Jusuo Riikola and Chad Ruhwedel as depth players. He signed a one year extension which runs until 2022.
by: Matthew Zator — The Hockey Writers 7 Sep
Ranking the 31 NHL teams based on their defencemen wasn't easy, trying to find the balance between star power and depth since it takes both to win.
by: Gabriel Foley — Last Word On Sports: Last Word On Hockey 6 Sep
Juuso Riikola has re-signed in Pittsburgh. So now the team has no excuse to ignore the top-end talent. He needs to stay, he needs to play.
by: TSN.ca Staff — TSN 16 Sep
The Pittsburgh Penguins have re-signed defenseman Juuso Riikola to a two-year contract, the team announced on Saturday.