Craig Adams’ shot is deflected by Minnesota Wild goalie Darcy Kuemper in the first period Monday in St. Paul, Minn. The Penguins lost, 4-1. Adams and Brandon Sutter are a pair of penalty-killing forwards that has worked well in the past and could stay together in 2014-15.

Penguins assistant Agnew knows penalty killing is a mind game

Penguins assistant coach Gary Agnew knows that penalty-killing starts between the ears.

about 20 hours ago

 Minnesota Wild forward Jason Pominville celebrates his third-period goal Monday against the Penguins at Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul, Minn. The Penguins lost, 4-1

Notebook: Penguins fall to Wild, 4-1; Dupuis returns

Penguins lose next-to-last exhibition game; Pascal Dupuis returns after lengthy absence due to major knee injury.

about 20 hours ago

Wild drops Penguins with late surge

Minnesota scores three times in the third period to hand the Penguins a 4-1 exhibition loss.

about 21 hours ago

 Crosby practiced Monday but will not play in the Penguins' game at Minnesota.

Crosby out for Penguins' preseason game tonight

Sidney Crosby will miss the Penguins’ exhibition game at Minnesota tonight because of his grandmother’s funeral in Nova Scotia.

1 day ago

 Jeff Zatkoff and Thomas Greiss are battling each other to win the Penguins backup goalie position. Zatkoff and Greiss will split time in net tonight against the Minnesota Wild.

Battle for Penguins backup goalie job nearing an end

As the preseason winds down, the backup goalie competition heightens between Jeff Zatkoff and Thomas Greiss.

1 day ago

 The Nova Scotia Sports Hall of Fame in Halifax pays homage to native son and Penguins captain Sidney Crosby.

A shrine to Sidney Crosby in Halifax

Sidney Crosby’s hometown of Halifax honors the Penguins captain in a Nova Scotia Sports Hall of Fame display.

2 days ago

 Blue Jackets Sergei Bobrovsky makes a save on Taylor Chorney in the first period at the Consol Energy Center Saturday afternoon.

Bennett (knee) out 6 weeks; Kapanen could replace him

Coach Mike Johnston told reporters Bennett was hurt when he fell awkwardly after having his skate clipped by Kapanen.

3 days ago

Penguins' Bennett to miss six weeks with injury

Winger Beau Bennett is expected to be out for six weeks because of an injury sustained during practice Friday.

3 days ago

 Minnesota Wild goalie Darcy Kuemper blocks a shot by the Penguins' Beau Bennett in the first period of an NHL preseason hockey game in Pittsburgh, Thursday, Sept. 25, 2014. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

Another injury befalls Penguins forward Beau Bennett

Beau Bennett hurt in practice; this time it involves his left knee, though to what extent remains unknown.

3 days ago

 Jayson Megna moves the puck up ice against MInnesota's Mikko Koivu in the first period Thursday night at Consol Energy Center.

Penguins Notebook: Megna vies for roster spot

Forward Jayson Megna’s bid to crack the Penguins lineup this season is bolstered by his ability to kill penalties.

3 days ago

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