Collectively, the Penguins failed to live up to expectations. Individually, they didn't fare much better. Here are Chris Bradford's player-by-player grades.
Though his turnovers proved costly in the Penguins' first-round loss to the Islanders, Kris Letang says he's not about to change the way he plays.
After his team's disappointing first-round playoff loss, Penguins GM Jim Rutherford says changes will be made in what figures to be a huge off-season in Pittsburgh.
There'll be no fourth Stanley Cup and no first Selke Trophy for Sidney Crosby. The Penguins captain was not among the three finalists revealed Wednesday night.
In the biggest game of the season, the Penguins' offense sputtered yet again as the Islanders completed the first-round series sweep.
Mike Sullivan isn't going to overthink things for Game 4. The Penguins coach had Jake Guentzel on the top power-play unit and Jared McCann on the first line.
It won't be easy and history suggests its almost impossible, but the Penguins believe they can comeback from three games down vs. the Islanders.
Unable to score more than one goal, the Penguins are pushed to the brink of elimination after Sunday's 4-1 loss to the Islanders in Game 3.
Obviously, Mike Sullivan does not like his team's current predicament but he remains confident in his team heading into Game 3 vs. the Islanders.
Down 2-0 to the Islanders in their first-round series, the Penguins turn to Dominik Simon to jumpstart Sidney Crosby and Jake Guentzel.
For the second time in three years, the New Jersey Devils hold the No. 1 overall pick in the NHL Draft. The Rangers will select second.
Mike Lange, the iconic voice of the Penguins, will miss the start of Stanley Cup playoffs as he recovers from a recent illness.
On the eve of the Stanley Cup playoffs, Mike Sullivan made one small tweak to his defense pairs by reuniting Jack Johnson with Justin Schultz.
The Islanders' fourth-line is regarded as one of, if not, the best in the NHL. It's one of the few advantages they have over the Penguins and it could be...
Sidney Crosby and Kris Letang called Mathew Barzal a linemate in the All-Star Game. But in the playoffs, they will be opponents.
The Penguins scored the sixth-most goals in the NHL this season while the Islanders gave up the fewest goals. Something's got to give in their first-round matchup.
The Penguins were in a generous mood Saturday. They gave fans the jerseys off their backs and the Rangers the puck in a 4-3 overtime loss.
The Penguins are in the playoffs but their first-round opponent depends on what they do tonight against the Rangers in the regular-season finale.