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 Penguins' Chris Kunitz celebrates after assisting on goal by Kris Letang in the first period against the LA Kings at Consol Energy Center.
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Penguins' Chris Kunitz celebrates after assisting on goal by Kris Letang in the first period against the LA Kings at Consol Energy Center.

Penguins power past Kings, 3-0

Two first-period power-play goals more than enough to knock of defending Stanley Cup champions.


 Steelers rookie receiver Martavis Bryant tosses the ball at practice on the South Side Wednesday afternoon.

On the Steelers: Ravens will be facing different lineup

Steelers will look vastly different Sunday night than when they lost to the Ravens in Baltimore in Week 2.



 Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger drops back to pass in practice Wednesday in the South Side.

Gene Collier: Van Brocklin's record stands test of time

Norm Van Brocklin's NFL record for passing yardage in one game has stood the test of time -- so far.



 Vince Williams brings down Ahmad Bradshaw of the Indianapolis Colts Sunday at Heinz Field.

Steelers notebook: Stopping run will be key against Ravens

Steelers hope to continue making progress in stopping the outside zone-blocking scheme Sunday when they face Ravens.



 Jayson Megna, shown skating in warm-ups last season at the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum in Uniondale, N.Y., was recalled from Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Thursday to add depth for the next few games.

Penguins notebook: Megna called up to provide depth at forward

Penguins call up forward Jayson Megna to, at least, provide depth at forward for the next few games.



 Matt Rotheram, left, and the rest of Pitt's offensive line is improving but strives to be more cohesive.

Pitt's offensive line better, but not 'there' yet

Offensive line still not where Pitt coaches want it to be, but there has been significant progress recently.



Big Z a big hit at Penn State

Anthony Zettel is a small-town kid from Michigan and Penn State's big-time talent at the defensive line.



 West Virginia safety Dravon Henry (6) runs in an interception for a touchdown against Oklahoma State during the fourth quarter at Boone Pickens Stadium. West Virginia won 34-10.

Aliquippa's Henry makes early impact at West Virginia

Former Aliquippa High School star Dravon Henry matures quickly as starting freshman safety for West Virginia.



Pitt basketball plays first exhibition game tonight

For a tune-up, the Panthers and coach Jamie Dixon prefer the exhibition options over scrimmages.



 Duquesne's Micah Mason puts up a 3-pointer at practice Thursday afternoon.

Duquesne's Micah Mason will switch to point guard

Coach Jim Ferry knows Micah Mason can do more than shoot, and he is giving him the chance to prove it as the Dukes starting point guard.


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