If your team's wide receivers run all their routes like Antonio Brown, it doesn't matter in the slightest if the quarterback stinks.
"No game is harder to win than the fourth." Trevor Daley told me that regarding Game 6 of the Eastern Conference final that takes place here Tuesday night.
First, Bryan Rust was felled hard, partially by a pile-driving open-ice check from Dion Phaneuf, partially by committing hockey's ultimate sin and peeking down at the puck.
It's easy to tell when Mike Sullivan's onto something. He pounces on it, parades it all over the place, then speaks like a proud papa once it's come to fruition.
Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins forward Garrett Wilson admittedly eased into a game on March 31 against Springfield more than he would have liked.
Here's the running theme regarding the Penguins and the rest of this regular season, at least everywhere that isn't PPG Paints Arena: Finish first or else.
Wearing long faces, chins dragging, shoulders slumping, the Penguins limped into the place with seven contributors to their Stanley Cup championship unable to suit up.
A few seconds before noon, Mike Tomlin will sit down at his news conference table, lean into the mic and speak the same two words he always does: "Good afternoon."
I'm going to assume Tom Wilson won't be pursuing his doctorate degree in quantum physics.
WASHINGTON — Hours before the Penguins’ 4-3 overtime victory over the Capitals on Thursday night at the Verizon Center, Beau Bennett was taking regular rushes with the fourth line at the...
CRANBERRY TOWNSHIP, Pa. — Carl Hagelin and Ben Lovejoy rejoined the Penguins for their practice Thursday morning at the Lemieux Complex, both back from injury. Hagelin, out the past two games...
For whatever words Jim Rutherford lacked Friday night when he gave me that terribly telling grunt, the man sure found all the right words the following morning.
And that, hockey fans, is why smart general managers don't make significant trades in December. Or January. Or even early February.
Cole Harbour natives Nathan MacKinnon, one of the greatest centers in the game, and Sidney Crosby, the greatest in the game, will face off for the 11th time in their careers on...
Last December, as Keenan Allen and the Chargers tore up Heinz Field, one thing became painfully clear: The Steelers were too slow and athletically overmatched at inside linebacker.
The Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins have named David Warsofsky the 18th captain in team history, Mike Vellucci announced on Thursday.
The Penguins' roster is sure to change over the course of this season, but here's a look at the one they will take into the start of 2019-20.
For years, the Steelers' offensive line created clean pockets and gaping running lanes for some of the game's brightest offensive stars.
The Mason Rudolph era is officially here, and far sooner than anyone had expected or desired.
What, were they supposed to cancel the charter to San Francisco? Look, I'm not a believer in the 2019 Steelers, either. Not anymore.
The Penguins held an informal skate at the Lemieux Complex on Tuesday morning as the team prepares for the start of training camp on Friday.
Projecting the role that will be filled in 2019-20 by a member of the Penguins' major-league roster, and what can be expected off him.
NEW YORK — One fun part of our fifth anniversary celebration Tuesday came during a Q&A session we did with about 50 or so readers out on the Highmark Stadium terrace, mostly...
Elias Diaz's hitting promise has vanished; Sidney Crosby's legacy; Stephon Tuitt's value
DK Pittsburgh Sports, the city's pioneering independent journalism venture founded by columnist Dejan Kovacevic, turns five years old Tuesday.
Brandon Tanev brought a versatile, productive package to Winnipeg's fourth line, and he'll do likewise in Pittsburgh.