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Penguins notebook: Former Wheeling goalie now a backup in Montreal

48 minutes ago

 Penguins goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury sprawls on the ice to stop a shot by Canadiens' Brendan Gallagher in the second period Tuesday night at Consol Energy Center.

Penguins remain winless after home opener loss to Canadiens, 3-2

about 3 hours ago

 The Penguins look to get their offense going in tonight's home opener. But they will have to do it against Montreal Canadiens goalie Carey Price.

Penguins hope home ice will help them regain scoring ways

1 day ago

 David Perron, #57, was moved up to the second line ahead of the Pittsburgh Penguins home opener against the Montreal Canadiens.

Penguins notebook: Winger David Perron promoted as part of changes

1 day ago

 Phil Kessel skates with the puck in the Penguins' game Saturday night at Arizona.

Early offensive struggles proving costly for Penguins

2 days ago

 Phil Kessel skates past Coyotes goalie Mike Smith after scoring a goal as Coyotes' Oliver Ekman-Larsson, right, watches during the second period of play in Glendale, Ariz..

Penguins start 0-2 on the road

2 days ago

 Arizona Coyotes center Tobias Rieder battles for position against Penguins defenseman Kris Letang in the second period Saturday night at Gila River Arena.

Penguins notebook: Much responsibility is just fine with Letang

3 days ago

 Could winger Phil Kessel lead the NHL in goals this season? Not likely, but he might have the best shot of any Penguins player.

On the Penguins: Hardware worth having

3 days ago

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 Penguins defenseman Olli Maatta was solid in the season opener Thursday night as he continues to readjust to the speed of the game.

Penguins defenseman Maatta's first regular-season game in 10 months goes well

Olli Maatta’s return from a 10-month absence because of a shoulder injury was a bright spot for Penguins in opening-night loss at Dallas.

4 days ago

 Penguins center Sidney Crosby skates on the ice prior to the game against the Dallas Stars at American Airlines Center.

Crosby-Kessel partnership makes steady progress for Penguins

Sidney Crosby likes the cohesion that has developed with his new linemate, Phil Kessel, but also says it will get even better.

5 days ago

 Sidney Crosby and the Penguins open the season in Dallas.

NHL writers survey: Penguins most likely to disappoint; Ducks most likely to win Stanley Cup

The Ducks are the favorites to win the Stanley Cup, earning 55.2 percent of votes. The Penguins did not receive any votes to win the Cup.

5 days ago

 Penguins' Evgeni Malkin, attempts to gain control of the puck against Dallas Stars' Jason Demers as Penguins' Sergei Plotnikov watches in the second period.

Penguins lose season opener, 3-0, to Dallas

Stars goaltender Antti Niemi makes 37 saves and also chips in with two assists to baffle Penguins.

5 days ago

Penguins recall Maatta, Porter for tonight's game

Olli Maatta will be appearing in his first game since Dec. 6 when the Penguins face Dallas in the regular-season opener tonight at 8:38.

5 days ago

 The Penguins' Sidney Crosby, Patric Hornqvist, Ben Lovejoy and Evgeni Malkin talk during a break in practice at the UPMC Lemieux Sports Complex in Cranberry in September.

Penguins face tough challenge this year in Metropolitan Division

The Penguins are one of a handful of favorites  to compete for a division title in what might be the most competitive group in the NHL.

6 days ago

 Penguins Sidney Crosby, Pascal Dupuis and Phil Kessel during practice at the UPMC Lemieux Sports Complex in Cranberry Township on September 10, 2015.

2015-16 Pittsburgh Penguins roster breakdown

A look at the personnel with which the Penguins will enter the season.

6 days ago

 Olli Maatta skates up ice against the Hurricanes during a preseason game last month at the Consol Energy Center.

Penguins notebook: Penguins send Maatta to minor league team in salary-cap move

The Penguins assigned defenseman Olli Maatta to Wilkes-Barre/Scranton and recalled center Oskar Sundqvist for salary-cap purposes.

1 week ago


Spezza scores 3,

DALLAS (AP) -- Jason Spezza scored three goals, including the tiebreaker late in the third period, and the Dallas Stars spoiled

Parayko scores first two NHL goals to lead Blues to 4-3 win

CALGARY, Alberta (AP) -- Colton Parayko scored his first two NHL goals to lead the St. Louis Blues to a 4-3 victory over the


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