A summer of angst was invested, both by the Penguins and their passionate fan base, on how to solve an array of perceived problems.
All their lives, Adam Johnson and Sam Lafferty, one born here in Minnesota, the other back in Western Pennsylvania, had envisioned how their first NHL goals would play out.
Who: Penguins (3-2) vs. Jets (4-2). When: 7:08 p.m. Where: Bell MTS Place. TV: AT&T SportsNet
Samuel Poulin, the Penguins' first-round pick in 2019, had a big game in the QMJHL on Monday.
How do emergency recalls differ from standard recalls, and what are the rules surrounding emergency recalls? Let's break it down.
Who: Penguins (2-2) vs. Wild (0-3). When: 8:43 p.m. Where: Xcel Energy Center. TV: AT&T SportsNet
Dominik Kahun was a non-factor throughout training camp and the first three games of the regular season, but had a strong showing Thursday.
The Penguins have recalled forward Joseph Blandisi from Wilkes-Barre/Scranton on an emergency basis and re-assigned Andrew Agozzino.
The Penguins' lineup is watered-down because of injuries, but that didn't prevent them from earning a split of their four-game home stand.
The Penguins' game-winning goal on Thursday night was a thing of beauty, and a great example of what the top line of Jake Guentzel, Sidney Crosby, and Dominik Simon is capable of.
The Steelers haven't gotten much out of their return game this season, a problem highlighted in last week's loss to the Ravens.
It has been a busy first eight days of the season for the Penguins, with plenty to talk about. Let's do that.
Ducks defenseman Korbinian Holzer laid a questionable hit on Penguins forward Adam Johnson on Thursday at PPG Paints Arena.
Patric Hornqvist will be a game-time decision for the Penguins' game against the Ducks at PPG Paints arena on Thursday.
The Penguins are down two more forwards for the time being.
Talk about a frustrated fan base. The Twins are setting new benchmarks for postseason misery, having now lost an incomprehensible 16 straight playoff games.
Who: Penguins (1-2) vs. Ducks (3-0). When: 7:08 p.m. Where: PPG Paints Arena. TV: AT&T Sportsnet
Just made my weekly hit on 105.9 the X with Mark Madden. A little bit of everything this time.
The Penguins have recalled forward Adam Johnson from Wilkes-Barre/Scranton, Jim Rutherford announced on Wednesday.
The Penguins lost to the Jets, 4-1, Tuesday at PPG Paints Arena, the first such outcome between the teams in this city since 2006.
The Penguins lose more than just two points against Winnipeg, as Patric Hornqvist joins their list of injured forwards.
Sam Lafferty didn't look out of place in his NHL debut, and lived up to what he told me he could bring to this Penguins' lineup.
Darkness envelops the Steelers these days.
In this episode of Morning Java, brought to you by GetGo Cafe+Market, Dejan Kovacevic, Taylor Haase, and I talk about the Penguins' 4-1 loss to the Jets ... and it wasn't...
Here we go again with another Live Qs!