Postgame: Hornqvist’s two-goal night lifts Pens

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The Penguins handed the New York Islanders their first defeat tonight and improved to 3-1. The Penguins went 7-for-7 on the penalty kill and Patric Hornqvist scored twice. On Hornqvist’s second goal, which was an empty netter, Sidney Crosby picked up his 500th career assist. Thomas Hickey scored the Islanders only … Continue reading

Game Preview: Pens looking for bounce-back effort against Isles

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Pittsburgh Penguins vs New York Islanders Thursday: 7:00 P.M ET / 4:00 P.M PT @ In The Cage: PIT: Marc-Andre Fleury (2-1-0) NYI: Jaroslav Halak (3-0-0) Key Stats: Leading Scorer (Goals): PIT: Sidney Crosby (4) NYI: Brock Nelson (4) Powerplay: PIT: 46.15% (1st Overall) NYI: 42.86% (2nd Overall) Penalty Kill: PIT: 60% (30th Overall) NYI: … Continue reading

Postgame: Penguins dominate Leafs

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The Penguins cruised to a 5-2 victory over the Toronto Maple Leafs at the Air Canada Center in Toronto on Saturday night. Sidney Crosby lead the way for Pittsburgh with a goal and an assist while Tyler Bozak scored his second goal in as many games for the Leafs. The Penguins … Continue reading

Game Preview: Penguins look to build momentum on HNIC

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Pittsburgh Penguins vs Toronto Maple Leafs Thursday: 7:00 P.M ET / 4:00 P.M PT @ In The Cage: PIT: Marc-Andre Fleury (1-0-0) TOR: Jonathan Bernier (0-1-0) Key Stats: Leading Scorer (Points): PIT: Pascal Dupuis (4) TOR: Joffrey Lupul (1) Goals Against: PIT: 4 (20th Overall) TOR: 4 (22nd Overall) Goals For: PIT: 6 (3rd Overall) TOR: … Continue reading