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Giles and Schmidt each appear on the ballot for the first time, along with 15 other newcomers. The results will be announced Jan. 6.
The good news for the Steelers is they control their fate in the division. They have two games remaining against Cincinnati.
After back-to-back losses this weekend against the Islanders, the Penguins look for their equilibrium starting tonight in Boston.
Ray takes your questions om the Steelers, who come off of their bye week to face New Orleans on Sunday.
Steve Downie is miles ahead on the leader board for penalty minutes. But his antics late in a loss Saturday were more harm than help.
The Pirates were wise to not get caught up in a bidding war for Russell Martin, but the decision to bring back A.J. Burnett is not as smart.
James Conner left Pitt’s 30-7 win against Syracuse Saturday in the second quarter with a hip injury and did not return.
The Panthers open the EA Sports Maui Invitational today against Chaminade, led by coach Eric Bovaird, a Western Pennsylvania native.
Though Pitt’s record turned quickly, the Panthers are savoring — not lamenting — a win-or-go-home end to the regular season.
The Nittany Lions have just one game left in the regular season, but offensive problems with the receivers and red zone still linger.
Pitt fell to 2-2 overall after an 80-64 loss to No. 23-ranked James Madison (4-0) at JMU Convocation Center in Harrisonburg, Va.
It was a whirlwind week for LeGarrette Blount.
After returning from treatment for Hodgkin’s lymphoma, how many points did Mario Lemieux make up on Pat Lafontaine to win the scoring title?
The first baseman was traded in exchange for international signing bonus money.
LeGarrette Blount's career quick-change act, going right from the Steelers to the Patriots, appears to be somewhat fishy.
Penguins general manager Jim Rutherford will be shopping, but for now there is no pressure to buy.
It's unknown how things will unfold for the Steelers in the murky AFC North, but one thing's for sure: More "rock bottoms" remain in play.
After Pitt snuck by its first two games with subpar defense, Hawaii finally burned the Panthers porous unit in a loss late Friday night.
Michael LoPresti passed for two touchdowns as Duquesne completed a 6-6 season.
New research confirms 20-year-old suspicions about ways that deer perceive light that can't be seen by humans.
Raising white-tailed deer is big business in Pennsylvania. Its regulation was transferred to the state Department of Agriculture in 2006.
Bringing up Jayson Megna also is a reward for his strong play with Wilkes-Barre/Scranton in the AHL.
Colleges start their games late to accommodate TV. High schools should not.
Now “general managers” of fantasy teams make ethical decisions about fielding troubled players.
The heaviest, estimated to weigh more than 872 pounds, was shot by Mark Colt of Ligonier.
One school in Illinois is offering athletic scholarships for video gamers. And it’s not as crazy as you think.
How many more points did Mario Lemieux score during the 1991 regular season than in the postseason?
Even with its star running back sidelined for most of the game, Pitt bounced back from three consecutive losses.
John George threw four touchdown passes and Whitehead scored three touchdowns to lead Central Valley past West Allegheny, 35-28.
Penn State’s defense has been the strength of the team this season, but late in the fourth quarter the group didn’t have one big play left.
Which player would you prefer hitting in the middle of your lineup based on their numbers over the past three seasons?
Jayson Megna has nine goals and five assists in 17 games with the Baby Penguins this season.
For the first time this season the Panthers left the confines of the Petersen Events Center and for the first time this season they lost.
Islanders beat the Penguins, 4-1, Saturday night to complete the sweep of a home-and-home series and raise their record to 14-6.
Undrafted out of Wake Forest, Josh Harris has plenty of players with similar backgrounds to look to for inspiration.
Home-and-home games with Islanders and Hurricanes a playoff-like atmosphere for Penguins.
Joshua Smith scored 22 points and grabbed 11 rebounds as Georgetown posted a win against visiting Robert Morris.
Eleven players hoping to end the tailspin and help Panthers win final two games to become bowl eligible.
Penn State’s offense searching for confidence against Illinois
Jamie Dixon got his first full-time basketball job at Hawaii and also met his wife there.
After the WPIAL Class AA championship Friday, it was hats off to the Lions receivers.
Rather than focus on Clint Trickett’s possible injury-related woes, Dana Holgorsen lauded backup Skyler Howard for his performance Thursday.
The Rock hope to avoid emotional letdown after winning the PSAC championship last week.
The Dukes will face Abilene Christian tonight and will be trying for their first 2-0 start since 2009-10 season.
Ride from Monroeville to Seven Springs is not a race, but it is not for the faint of heart either.
Summaries from Friday, Nov. 21, 2014
Clairton’s prolific offense will be on display again today against Avownorth in the WPIAL Class A championship game.
The two squads will square off again tonight in New York.
It might not be exactly where they want to be, but Steelers like where they are at a late-season open week.
Defenseman Simon Despres adheres to a more defensive style of play and earns confidence and playing time from new coaches.