Skating Penguins

Pittsburgh Penguins News and Rumors

Penguins Give Pysyk Another Shot; WBS PTO Implications

The Pittsburgh Penguins didn’t sign right-handed defenseman Mark Pysyk, but their AHL affiliate, the Wilkes-Barre Scranton Penguins, inked the right-handed defenseman to a professional tryout Thursday. The move could have real NHL implications. AHL

Read the full story on Pittsburgh Hockey Now

Published: 5 months ago

Penguins’ Karlsson, Capitals’ Wilson wear neck guards in practice

Erik Karlsson was one of a number of Pittsburgh Penguins players who wore a neck guard during practice on Thursday.

Read the full story on SportsNet

Published: 5 months ago

Multiple Penguins players wear neck gear at practice after Adam Johnson’s death

CRANBERRY TOWNSHIP, Pa. — Four Pittsburgh Penguins players donned neck protection gear during practice Thursday at UPMC Lemieux Sports Complex. The players — forward Lars Eller and defensemen Erik Karlsson, Marcus Pettersson and Ryan Graves — w

Read the full story on The Athletic

Published: 5 months ago

Penguins Practice: Looks Like at Least One Personnel Change Coming; Carter Out?

CRANBERRY — The Pittsburgh Penguins are going to try to get some different outcomes during the three-game road trip that begins Saturday in San Jose, and they might try to make it happen with a minor change in their personnel combinations. During a

Read the full story on Pittsburgh Hockey Now

Published: 5 months ago

Penguins’ Prospect Update, November 2023

Photo by Jonathan Kozub/Getty Images Checking up on the youngsters far and wide With the calendar flipping a month and the temperature going down accordingly lately, let’s check in on the Pensburgh Top 25 Under 25 members on

Read the full story on Pensburgh

Published: 5 months ago

Ex-Penguins Update: November 2, 2023

With a bit of a lull in the Penguins’ schedule, I thought I’d check up on former black-and-golders around the league. Stats are current for games played through November 1. A couple of surprise names are perched atop the pack. The ‘Canes Stefa

Read the full story on Penguins Poop

Published: 5 months ago

7 things that defined Pierre Dorion's tenure as Senators GM

Pierre Dorion's time with the Ottawa Senators certainly wasn't boring.The now ex-general manager's tenure featured numerous sagas, several blockbuster trades, and one kiboshed deal that was his undoing. He also put his foot in his mouth on occasion (

Read the full story on The Score

Published: 5 months ago

NHL Power Rankings: Checking in with the new guys on all 32 teams

Whether you’re talking about big stars Erik Karlsson or Pierre-Luc Dubois changing homes, or more low-key moves meant to drive fourth lines and third pairs, Ryan Dixon figured this week’s Power Rankings were a good time to do a new-guy check with

Read the full story on SportsNet

Published: 5 months ago

Players the Penguins need more from to turn this season around

Photo by Jason Mowry/Getty Images The easy answer is “everybody” but these players stand out above the rest in terms of needing more production. We are one month and nine games into the 2023-24 NHL season and the Pittsbur

Read the full story on Pensburgh

Published: 5 months ago

Pens Points: Finding the way to San Jose

Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images While the Penguins find their way to San Jose, get some of the latest hockey headlines right there. Here are your Pens Points for this Thursday morning... Following the death of Adam Johnson ove

Read the full story on Pensburgh

Published: 5 months ago

Penguins Injury Notes: Poulin, Puustinen, Sparks

The Pittsburgh Penguins have had a rocky start to the season and were possibly eyeing some reinforcements for a fourth line that has been unable to generate anything thus far this season. Tony Androckitis of Inside AHL Hockey is reporting that the te

Read the full story on Pro Hockey Rumors

Published: 5 months ago

Wayne Gretzky Calls for NHL to Mandate Neck Guards Following Adam Johnson's Death

NHL legend Wayne Gretzky is calling on the NHL to make neck guards mandatory for all skaters following the death of former Pittsburgh Penguins forward Adam…

Read the full story on The Bleacher Report

Published: 5 months ago