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Report: Crosby nearing new deal with Penguins

The Pittsburgh Penguins and captain Sidney Crosby are closing in on a contract extension, sources told The Athletic's Rob Rossi.Terms of the deal are unknown to this point. Crosby has one season remaining on his existing contract. More to come. C

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Dan’s Daily: Waiting for Laine Trade; Penguins Agitator

It appears the wild $1.2 billion record-setting NHL free agency frenzy has ground to a halt, and the Canadian lake house season is set to begin, meaning the news is about to slow to a trickle. The Pittsburgh Penguins development camp is getting into

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Sidney Crosby nearing new contract with Pittsburgh Penguins: Sources

The potential deal is being viewed by both sides as “a commitment to Pittsburgh,” a team and league source said.

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Penguins Offseason Rewind: Can I Get a Mulligan?

I was engrossed in conversation with Other Rick at Wright’s Gym yesterday and the topic quickly veered toward our Penguins as it so often does. I began to expound on what I believe is the intent behind Kyle Dubas’ less-than-inspired mov

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Penguins Options To Play On Sidney Crosby’s Line

The Pittsburgh Penguins reportedly took a swing at acquiring veteran free agent winger Vladimir Tarasenko to play in their top-six forward group alongside Sidney Crosby but lost out on his services to the Detroit Red Wings. Tarasenko signed a two-yea

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Camp Notes: Broz Bigger, Better; Connections Galore

Pittsburgh Penguins forward prospect Tristan Broz brought a little extra with him to development camp at the UPMC Lemieux Sports Complex. Or maybe quite a bit extra. He added a sizeable accomplishment to his resume as he capped his college career by

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Penguins Prospect Tanner Howe is a Pest; You’ll Love Him (+)

Hey Pittsburgh Penguins fans, you know how you crave someone who will get right up in opposing goaltenders’ grills and make things happen? Well, there is a player in the pipeline you are going to love. “I have a lot of fun with doing that,” for

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Penguins Former Top Pick Pickering Admits Struggle; Gains 20 Pounds

CRANBERRY, Twp. — Pittsburgh Penguins prospect Owen Pickering committed three turnovers, which immediately wound up in his net during the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins’ 5-0 loss to the Charlotte Checkers on April 6, 2023. It was Pickering’s th

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Looking ahead to the NHL's 2025 class of UFAs

The 2024 pool of unrestricted free agents dried up in a flash, and with hardly anything left to look forward to this offseason, it's time to start thinking about next year's crop of players. Spoiler: it's stacked.Extensions between now and next July

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Dan’s Daily: Trade or Wait; Penguins Slammed in Rankings; Prospects Here

The Pittsburgh Penguins have publicly stated they want to get younger, and this week, the president of hockey operations/GM Kyle Dubas also privately told the Penguins’ prospects that not only was the door open for them, but the organization wants

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Sunday thoughts: The free agent who will do more than you might think

Photo by Joe Sargent/NHLI via Getty Images Random thoughts on overlooked items In the rash of signings last week, one player is standing out as a low-key potential contributor to the Penguins that most might not realize at the

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Penguins Camp: Dubas Opens Door for Prospects; Murashov Future Unclear

CRANBERRY, Twp. — The Pittsburgh Penguins might have a Russian goalie on the organizational depth chart this season. Or they might not. In a surprise move, the team was able to get 2022 fourth-round pick Sergei Murashov to travel from Russia for th

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