Kris Letang’s performance is a big reason the Penguins took Game 3, but a hit on Marcus Johansson might earn him a suspension.
The defenseman has had plenty of hits just like that one and worse during his time on the Penguins’ blue line.
The Steelers should take a bit more time before gushing over their new cornerback.
Stars Sidney Crosby, Evgeni Malkin and Alex Ovechkin face enormous pressure in playoff series.
Kessel wields powerful shot and pinpoint passes and his 3-goal, 6-point series against the Rangers is a big reason the Penguins advanced.
Penguins assistant coach Rick Tocchet defines toughness, and it comes in the form of Penguins right winger Patric Hornqvist.
After a bad start, Penguins captain Sidney Crosby closed the season on a tear and has continued to deliver in the playoffs.
Coach Mike Sullivan benched superstar forward for the last 5 minutes-plus of third period vs. Rangers.
Rookie Matt Murray pushes jitters aside, shines in Game 3 win against the New York Rangers.
Neither can replace the lost power, but they are providing a better all-around game, and Jaso has been a godsend defensively at first.
Penguins should play better in Game 3 if only because they can’t be worse than they were Saturday.
Pitcher threw well in his second start of the season despite being beaned by a line drive.
None of the three major Pittsburgh pro teams has missed the postseason since the 2013 Steelers went 8-8.
The Penguins went 14-2 down the stretch, and even more impressive, they were 10-1 against playoff teams and outscored them, 46-18.
The catcher has emerged as one of the team’s favorite personalities, and for good reason.
There’s a good chance you’ll get to watch two-thirds of what could be the best outfield in baseball for the next six seasons.
The Pirates and Penguins earned satisfying wins against divisional rivals Sunday, giving Pittsburgh sports fans reason to rejoice.
Have bullpen, will travel has been the Pirates’ approach, and this year should be no different as Mark Melancon and Tony Watson return.
Marc-Andre Fleury might not win Penguins MVP, but he has a case — and there’s a lot more to him than that off the ice.
The universally acclaimed ballpark opened 15 years ago this month, and it already has seen a lot.
After slow start to season, the Penguins’ Kris Letang moves into conversation for Norris Trophy that goes to NHL’s top defenseman.
Tuesday night was far from perfect, but the Penguins — stars and role players alike — found a way to beat Buffalo, which was most important.
The news of Jamie Dixon’s hiring in 2003 wasn’t well-received, and it turned out pretty well for the Panthers.
Goose Gossage’s recent comments led to a national debate about baseball’s decorum. Is the Hall of Famer right?
Loss to New Jersey ends six-game win streak, but empty power play is cause for concern.
Scott Barnes’ connections guarantee he will find an able replacement for Jamie Dixon.
Ex-coach had chance to be a legend at Pitt, but, even so, it will be hard for AD Scott Barnes to find a better coach and person than Dixon.
But best of all was that the Penguins beat the top team in the East and look feisty doing it despite playing their third game in four days.
Adam LaRoche will come to his senses and rejoin his team after an unfortunate squabble over family.
Pascal Dupuis always appreciated Kunitz as a teammate. He might appreciate him even more now that he’s retired and watches the games.
This Pitt team is fortunate … fortunate there are 68 teams in the NCAA tournament
From the promise of David Freese to the unfortunate news about Martavis Bryant and Evgeni Malkin, Pittsburgh’s pro sports teams are in flux.
Opinions also will vary widely on where Peyton’s place on the list of all-time great quarterbacks should be.
This isn’t one of the best teams Huggins has had in his coaching career but it is one of his favorites.
Important win can not be downplayed by the players.
After a quiet trade deadline day, the Penguins enjoyed a rout of the hapless Coyotes. But the real tests are coming today and Thursday.
Jamie Dixon says Pitt is playing its best basketball of the season after slamming No. 15 Duke at Petersen Events Center.
After a rough start to Mike Sullivan’s tenure, the Penguins have gone 16-7-5 with their new coach.
Pitt did what they could Wednesday night, but the Cardinals outmatched the Panther with sheer ability.
One thing’s for certain: Heath Miller is in terrific company when it comes to the most beloved players to ever suit up for the Steelers.
The Penguins had scored six goals in three of their previous four home games but finished with just two in home loss to the Lightning.
Quarterback Ben Roethlisberger knows that the Steelers won’t be the same without Heath Miller, who Big Ben called his ’greatest teammate.’
I would say the two teams set the sport back 50 years, but that would be unfairly insulting to basketball of the 1960s.
After disappointing finish in first season and a slow start to this one, Rutherford has made some moves that has the Penguins on an upswing.
GM Neal Huntington, manager Clint Hurdle and pitching coach Ray Searage will bring it all together for another successful season in 2016.
Star NFL running back and Panthers great LeSean McCoy apparently is a much different person now than he was when he played football at Pitt.
Despite all the hype, it was much of the same Wednesday night for the Penguins against New York and star goalie Henrik Lundqvist.
With officials in all sports watching closely today, the NHL must uphold 20-game suspension for Calgary’s Dennis Wideman after hearing.
After a couple of poor starts, Marc-Andre Fleury returned to form with a solid performance Monday against Anaheim.
The Panthers weren’t ready to play Saturday against No. 9 Virginia, so they’ll continue to face questions about what they’ve become.