Penguins goalie Marc-Andre Fleury jumps over the Blue Jackets' Cam Atkinson in the third period Saturday night at Consol Energy Center.

Even shifting to Nationwide Arena, Penguins fans could still have an impact

Penguins fans usually have a strong presence in Columbus because of the proximity of the two teams.

about 3 hours ago

Ron Cook: Highly paid stars somewhat absent

Ron Cook: Highly paid stars need to show up soon

about 4 hours ago

Penguins notebook: Gibbons’ status is ‘day to day’

Gibbons, who left Saturday’s game after getting Penguins’ first two goals, is considered day to day, Bylsma says.

about 4 hours ago

 Dan Bylsma tries to drive a point home during a timeout in the second period Saturday night.

Ron Cook: This one loss about as bad as they come for Penguins

Sure it's only one setback in a seven-game series, but the Penguins looked far from a great team Saturday night against the Blue Jackets.

1 day ago

 The Blue Jackets' David Savard pushes Peguins forward Joe Vitale out of the way as goaltender Sergei Bobrovsky makes a save in the second period of Game 2 Saturday night at Consol Energy Center.

Hits quit coming for Penguins against Blue Jackets

Columbus has been aggressive and physical against the Penguins, piling up a 99-55 differential in hits through two games.

about 4 hours ago

Penguins work overtime -- for a loss

With all the added intensity of playoff hockey, so, too, can come a long, long night, as it was Saturday for the Penguins and Blue Jackets.

1 day ago

Blue Jackets rise up with special teams

The Penguins owned the top power play and one of the top penalty-killing units, but the Blue Jackets earned a 1-1 split with special teams.

1 day ago

 Penguins goalie Marc-Andre Fleury makes a save on Columbus' R.J. Umberger, a Plum native.

Penguins notebook: R.J. Umberger back in lineup for Columbus

Plum native R. J. Umberger returns to Columbus lineup after missing series opener against Penguins with undisclosed injury.

1 day ago

 Penguins' Brian Gibbons scores his second goal in the first period against the Blue Jackets at the Consol Energy Center.

Blue Jackets beat Penguins in double OT, 4-3

It took Columbus 14 years to win a Stanley Cup playoff game. Today, it probably seems worth the wait.

1 day ago

 Penguins winger Beau Bennett celebrates his goal Wednesday night with Brandon Sutter, left, and Matt Niskanen, right.

Nastiness missing from Penguins-Blue Jackets, at least for the moment

The Penguins know familiarity breeds many hacks and slashes in the NHL playoffs, even if that was not obvious in Game 1 against Columbus.

2 days ago

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Sharks take 2-0 series lead with 7-2 win vs. Kings

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) -- The San Jose Sharks got a spark from an unusual place and turned a close game into another laugher

Canadiens grab 3-0 series lead with 3-2 win

MONTREAL (AP) -- Tomas Plekanec scored at 5:43 of the third period and the Montreal Canadiens moved one win away from advancing



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