Penguins GM Jim Rutherford

Penguins' alumni view change as major positive

Former players, gathered for an annual alumni charity golf event, see sweeping offseason changes as a consequence of playoff disappointment.

3 days ago

 Mike Johnston was hired as Penguins head coach in June.

New Penguins coach Mike Johnston takes closer look at right fits for his style

New Penguins coach Mike Johnston has studied tape of his team and gives his take on how the players fit with his personal philosophies.

4 days ago

 Rob Scuderi (left) and teammate Brandon Sutter skate away after a goal by the Detroit Red Wings' Gustav Nyquist during the second period of a game Thursday, March 20, 2014 in Detroit. Scuderi knocked two goals into his own net in the Red Wings' 5-4 overtime win.

Penguins defensman Rob Scuderi will focus on a ‘bounce-back year.’

Scuderi aims to make a big return after he disappointed himself and others with his performance last season after an ankle injury.

2 weeks ago

 Penguins backup goalie Jeff Zatkoff makes a save against the Islanders at Consol Energy Center.

New goalie Greiss’ presence threatens Zatkoff as Penguins backup

One bad start was a big springboard for Jeff Zatkoff, who will try to defend his spot as Penguins backup goaltender.

2 weeks ago

 “No general manager is overly excited when he hears one of his players is picked to play" in the Olympics, new Penguins GM Jim Rutherford said.

Ron Cook: NBA injury opens eyes all over

Owners and GMs of pro teams across the country likely cringed when Indiana Pacers star Paul George was hurt scrimmaging with Team USA.

2 weeks ago

 From left to right, Olli Maata, James Neal, Jussi Jokinen and Brandon Sutter celebrate Sutter's goal against the Rangers in the first period at Madison Square Garden in New York in May.

Penguins sign Brandon Sutter to 2-year, $6.6 million deal

After agreeing to contract, the third-line center is looking forward to seeing how offseason changes work out.

3 weeks ago

 Lines are being painted in 2012 on the the parking lot that replaced part of Civic Arena.

Penguins seek more time on Civic Arena site development

Hill leaders are demanding minority participation of 35 percent and women participation of 15 percent in the project.

4 weeks ago

 Nick Spaling.

Newcomer Spaling signs 2-year deal to avoid arbitration

Penguins signed recently acquired forward Nick Spaling to 2-year, $4.4 million contract and avoid arbitration hearing.

4 weeks ago

Penguins' game tickets go on sale Sept. 6

They will be available through Ticketmaster (, 1-800-745-3000) and at the Consol Energy Center box office.

4 weeks ago

 Nick Spaling.

Penguins, Spaling agree on 2-year, $4.4 million contract

Spaling, 25, had 13 goals, 32 points in 71 games for the Predators last season.

4 weeks ago


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