In a goaltender's duel in Game 1, Matt Murray got the better of the Capitals, making 32 saves in the Penguins' 3-2 win.
Sidney Crosby's slightly less famous linemates had their fingerprints on the Penguins' 8-5 series-clinching win over the Flyers.
Sean Couturier reminded again why the Stanley Cup playoffs can be sport's most compelling drama.
There have a been a few brawls around the majors this month, one of which included the Yankees and Red Sox.
With two points in Game 4 against the Flyers, Sidney Crosby surpassed Mario Lemieux for the Penguins' team record for playoff points.
Sidney Crosby tormented the Flyers again. This time he matched a career-high with four-points against Philadelphia in a 5-1 win in Game 3.
Mike Sullivan plays switcheroo with his right wings during the Penguins' 5-1 win over the Flyers in Philadelphia.
Matt Murray made 11 first-period saves, several of them spectacular, in the Penguins' 5-1 win over the Flyers in Game 3 on Sunday.
Penguins defenseman Kris Letang left Game 2 in the second period after taking a huge hit from the Flyers Claude Giroux but did return.
Brian Elliott, the Flyers' goat in their Game 1 loss, made 34 saves in Philadelphia's 5-1 win Friday to even their first-round series against the Penguins.
The Penguins emergency goalie isn't some random stranger off the street. When Matt Murray sat out Thursday's practice at the Lemieux Sports Complex, they literally stayed in-house.
Goalie Brian Elliott lets Flyers down in 7-0 Game 1 loss to Penguins.
The Penguins desperately wanted to win and Casey DeSmith followed through with the first shutout of his career.
Francisco Cervelli not only wants to get back to hitting the ball effectively after an injury plague season, he wants to improve his defense.
The Penguins never led Thursday night until Phil Kessel's overtime goal. This high-wire act that the Penguins were on is entertaining but can win like this?
The Penguins lost out on a chance to win the Metropolitan Division. But now they need to hang on to their precious home-ice advantage.
Felipe Rivero could have gone to arbitration and moved a step closer to free agency. Instead, he accepted a long-term deal with the Pirates.
In a game with a playoff-like feel, the Penguins had to dig deep to beat the Devils in overtime.
The game had long been over, and the visiting locker room at Little Caesars Arena had long since emptied save for the captain in one corner.
Matt Murray's first win in over a month wasn't pretty but it was a big one as the Flyers took two points in a pivotal division game against their Metro...
Over the last seven games, the Penguins have followed a pattern of wins followed by losses. That trend continued Friday after an ugly second period cost them against the Devils.
Remember that infamous non-goal Brian Dumoulin didn’t score a couple weeks ago in Toronto? Yep, should have been a goal.
Given Sullivan's enormous edge in expertise, plus a track record of never being wrong, I'm perfectly fine for now in assuming that I'm the one who's wrong.
The undisciplined Penguins were none too pleased with their effort Tuesday night in a 4-1 loss against the Islanders and rightfully so.
Penguins have just 10 games remaining to get Matt Murray ready for the postseason.