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Jul 28, 6 days ago

Pittsburgh finalist to host World Junior Championships

Pittsburgh finalist to host World Junior Championships

Pittsburgh has been named a finalist to host the 2018 IIHF World Junior Championship. The prestigious tournament features 10 teams of players under the age of 20. Most NHL players, including the Penguins’ Sidney Crosby, Evgeni Malkin and Marc-Andre Fleury, …

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Jul 28, 6 days ago

Pens sign Fehr; trade Sutter to Vancouver

Pens sign Fehr; trade Sutter to Vancouver

The Pittsburgh Penguins have signed free-agent center Eric Fehr to a three-year contract worth $2 million annually. To make room under the salary cap for Fehr, the Penguins traded center Brandon Sutter, along with a 2016 third-round draft choice, to …

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Jul 27, 7 days ago

Top Wheeling Nailers alumni that played for Penguins

Top Wheeling Nailers alumni that played for Penguins

With the Pittsburgh Penguins and Wheeling Nailers renewing their affiliation agreement for an ECHL-best 17th consecutive season last week, we took a look at the five best Penguins players to have graduated from their Double-A affiliate since 1998.
Honorable Mention Bobby …

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Jul 27, 7 days ago

Penguins to play 18 nationally-televised games on NBC, NBCSN

Penguins to play 18 nationally-televised games on NBC, NBCSN

With stars such as Sidney Crosby, Evgeni Malkin and Kris Letang, the Pittsburgh Penguins have long been one of the featured franchises in the NHL, and this season appears to be no different in that regard.
The Penguins will appear on …

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Jul 25, 10 days ago

Pens mailbag: Fitzgerald, fancy stats and the fourth line

Pens mailbag: Fitzgerald, fancy stats and the fourth line

Will the Penguins get a compensatory draft pick for the Devils hiring assistant general manager Tom Fitzgerald?

No. The new NHL policy that allows teams to seek draft-pick compensation for hired-away executives and coaches only allows teams to be compensated for …

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Jul 24, 10 days ago

Pens lose assistant GM Tom Fitzgerald to Devils

Pens lose assistant GM Tom Fitzgerald to Devils

The Pittsburgh Penguins’ jam-packed front office got one person lighter today, as assistant general manager Tom Fitzgerald left to take the same position with the New Jersey Devils.
With the Devils, Fitzgerald will be reunited with his old boss, former Penguins …

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