As season-ending ankle injury to Trevor Daley has created opportunities for the Penguins’ other defensemen.
After being benched early in the Tampa Bay series the defenseman regained his status as one of the team’s most trusted blue liners.
Though they haven’t faced San Jose since Dec. 1, the Penguins don’t think it will take long before some animosity builds between the teams.
Post-Gazette hockey writer Dave Molinari breaks down the Stanley Cup final between the Penguins and the Sharks and predicts the winner.
Did you know that San Jose center Joe Pavelski is one of the NHL’s best at deflecting shots?
With eight words back in December, Penguins general manager Jim Rutherford changed the course of his team’s season.
The Penguins have made four trips to the Stanley Cup final. Here’s a brief look at each of those series.
There were no cheekily worded questions for coach Mike Sullivan looking for hints, no goalie-watch regarding who left the ice first.
The San Jose Sharks will be playing for a title for the first time.
Team’s leading postseason scorer savors the moment, acknowledges there is so much work left to be done.
Veteran LW great fit with Evgeni Malkin and Brian Rust, and the line’s performance against Tampa Bay proved it.
The Penguins’ scorers will see a familiar face on the San Jose defense.
Seth Rorabaugh answers Penguins questions in his weekly chat with readers.
They might not have an opportunity like this again, so the Penguins must go out and get the job done lest the season be a disappointment.
Hornqvist has seven goals in the playoffs; Hagelin has five goals and seven assists.
Tampa Bay captain returns in Game 7 against Penguins after blood-clot surgery and issues.
The Penguins’ first Game 7 victory at home ice comes at a pivotal time as they reach the Stanley Cup Final for the first time since 2009.
The Penguins celebrate their first trip to the Stanley Cup Final since 2009, after a 2-1 win Thursday night over the Tampa Bay Lightning.
Bryan Rust is a good locker room presence and can put pucks behind goalies.
Penguins left winger Conor Sheary recorded an assist in Game 6 of the Eastern Conference final against the Lightning.
The victory puts the Penguins into the Stanley Cup final for the fifth time in team history, and the first since they won the franchise’s
Bella Luna Trattoria in Monroeville is offering customers their money back on food purchases if the Penguins lose tonight.
Columnist Gene Collier discusses sports of all sorts in his weekly chat with readers.
Locker room scene is typical of most game days, but the intensity is ratcheted up a notch
The Penguins were near the bottom of the league in December, but now they are one win away from the Stanley Cup Final.
List of Game 7 stars for the Penguins proves the point with traditional nonscorers such as Darius Kasparaitis, Jiri Hrdina and Max Talbot.
Penguins and Tampa Bay Lightning collide tonight for the Eastern Conference crown and a spot in the Stanley Cup final.
Team captain Sidney Crosby is only the second player in franchise history to score three game-winning goals in one series.
It will be the 15th Game 7 in franchise history for the Penguins. They are 2-7 in them at home, 5-0 on the road.
Fans encouraged to show up at courthouse courtyard at noon to cheer on the Penguins.
Assistant Managing Editor/Sports Michael Sanserino answers questions about sports of all sorts in his weekly chat.
Thursday’s contest against the Tampa Bay Lightning will be the 15th Game 7 in Penguins franchise history.
The Penguins and Lightning go to a deciding game for a berth to the Stanley Cup final.
The Lightning appeared to score on their first shot but the Penguins challenged and the goal was overturned.
Matt Murray replaced Marc-Andre Fleury as the Penguins’ starting goaltender for Game 6.
The Penguins defeated Tampa Bay, 5-2, in Game 6 of the Eastern Conference final at Amalie Arena Tuesday night.
Rookie Matt Murray gets the nod over veteran Marc-Andre Fleury as the Penguins go into a crucial, must-win game tonight in Tampa.
The Penguins’ top defenseman does not deny his play was subpar in Game 5 against the Tampa Bay Lightning.
Marc-Andre Fleury or Matt Murray? Coach Mike Sullivan must decide heading into a do-or-die Game 6 tonight in Tampa, Fla.
No. 1 defenseman was on the ice for all four Tampa Bay goals in overtime loss to Lightning Sunday night.
Center Evgeni Malkin provided a concrete prediction today on the bigger picture of the Penguins-Lightning series.
Now that Fleury played Game 5, it’s time for the Penguins to stick with the most experienced goaltender on the team.
Guentzel, 21, had 119 points in 108 career games at Nebraska-Omaha before joining the Penguins' American Hockey Hockey League affiliate.
When hockey playoff series are tied 2-2, the winner of Game 5 goes on to win the series more than 78.2 percent of the time.
Down 3-2 in the Eastern Conference final, the Penguins have many questions. Dave Molinari tries to answer some in his weekly chat.
With their season hanging in the balance, the Penguins insist they aren’t done after a crushing Game 5 loss in the Eastern Conference final.
Nikita Kucherov comes to life as a goal scorer for the Lightning and leads them to Game 5 victory and 3-2 series lead on Penguins.
Penguins defenseman Trevor Daley will miss the rest of the postseason with a broken left ankle.
The Lightning rallied from a 3-2 deficit to defeat the Penguins, 4-3, in overtime in Game 5 of the Eastern Conference final.
Brian Boyle gave a quick “no” when asked if he thought the Penguins’ third-period rally in Game 4 would give them momentum for Game 5.