Tag Archives: pittsburgh penguins

  • The Stat Line Of The Night – 05/21/09 – Evgeni Malkin

    The Stat Line Of The Night – 05/21/09 – Evgeni Malkin

    Total Pro Sports -  The Pittsburgh Penguins took full advantage of home ice, defeating the Carolina Hurricanes in game 2 of the Eastern Conference Finals 7-4, taking a 2-0 series lead.  Another night at the rink, another offensive outburst for the Penguins, and this time it was Evgeni Malkin’s turn to lead the way.

  • 10 Things We’ve Learned Halfway 2 The Stanley Cup

    10 Things We’ve Learned Halfway 2 The Stanley Cup

    Total Pro Sports – After the thrilling victories of Detroit and Carolina Thursday night, the Conference final match-ups have been set.  In the East, the Pittsburgh Penguins are back to defend their title against the Carolina Hurricanes, while the Detroit Red Wings will look to do the same against their rival, the Chicago Blackhawks.  Should the Penguins […]

  • With Two NHL Game 7′s Left, One Has To Be Great…Right?

    With Two NHL Game 7′s Left, One Has To Be Great…Right?

    Total Pro Sports – Anyone who is a fan of the game of hockey had to be looking forward to last night’s battle between Alex Ovechkin and Sidney Crosby.  Oops.  I mean the Washington Capitals and the Pittsburgh Penguins.  With the exception of Penguin fans, it also seems fair to say that all who tuned […]

  • The Stat Line Of The Night – 05/13/09 – Sidney Crosby

    The Stat Line Of The Night – 05/13/09 – Sidney Crosby

    Total Pro Sports – It was the NHL series that fans around the world dreamed of.  A Stanley Cup  game 7 playoff match up between 2 of the worlds greatest hockey players; Sidney Crosby and Alex Ovechkin.  The only problem one team decided to show up for the game, as the Pittsburgh Penguins won the […]

  • Ovechkin’s Cheap-shot Parade In Game 4

    Ovechkin’s Cheap-shot Parade In Game 4

    Total Pro Sports – Alex Ovechkin almost always makes an impact on the game.  He usually does so with his scoring, or setting up goals, and sometimes it may just be his checking, hard skating and intensity level that has an effect.  But last night in game 4 of the series between the Washington Capitals […]

  • Caps Reporter Lisa Hillary Freaks Out At Sight Of Rat

    Caps Reporter Lisa Hillary Freaks Out At Sight Of Rat

    Total Pro Sports – We expect to see Penguins invade the Verizon Center on Saturday night for game 5 of the Eastern Conference semifinals, but who knew that the rats would already be there waiting for them.  After a giant scare during a television report for Comcast SportsNet, Lisa Hillary now knows, and she is […]

  • 17-year-old Pittsburgh Boy Sends Ovechkin Death Threats

    17-year-old Pittsburgh Boy Sends Ovechkin Death Threats

    Total Pro Sports – It doesn’t always pay to be great.  Sometimes it can be difficult to even leave your home for a walk without having someone snap a pic or shove a mic in your face.  Then there is the death threats.  Most of the time they don’t escalate to anything more than simple […]

  • Alex Ovechkin Does A Backflip On The Ice

    Alex Ovechkin Does A Backflip On The Ice

    Total Pro Sports – Alex Ovechkin is no stranger to the highlight reels.  He often appears on them with his great goal, or maybe even with a thunderous hit or two.  But last night was a little different as it was a missed hit that provided us with the Ovechkin highlight of the night.

  • Sidney Crosby Rubbing Off On Team, All Penguins Now Whiney Babies

    Sidney Crosby Rubbing Off On Team, All Penguins Now Whiney Babies

    Total Pro Sports – Everyone familiar with hockey knows that Sidney Crosby has a reputation as a whiner.  I mean, the guy even complained about fans throwing hats on the ice after Alex Ovechkin completed a hat trick in a playoff game.  Crosby has expressed his distaste for the celebrations and enthusiasm that Ovechkin displays […]

  • Pens Fan KO’s Caps Fan, Team Hopes To Do The Same Tonight

    Pens Fan KO’s Caps Fan, Team Hopes To Do The Same Tonight

    Total Pro Sports – If the Pens are looking for an inspirational video to help them bounce back from a 2-0 deficit in their series with the Washington Capitals, a couple of fans may have provided just that following game 2. After exiting the arena and stumbling onto the streets, a drunken Caps fan sporting […]

  • An NHL Instant Classic: Penguins vs Capitals

    An NHL Instant Classic: Penguins vs Capitals

    Total Pro Sports – If you love NHL Playoff action than what transpired last night between the Pittsburgh Penguins and the Washington Capitals surely left you satisfied. The former MVP’s and without question the two best players in the world today put on a show and heightened their rivalry if that is even possible.

  • Crosby vs Ovechkin The New Bird vs Magic?

    Crosby vs Ovechkin The New Bird vs Magic?

    Total Pro Sports – When asked what the best personal rivalry in sports is of all time, many would answer Larry Bird vs Magic Johnson. At least that would likely be the majority answer for rivalries in team sports. But for those too young to remember the intrigue of the Celtics vs Lakers match ups […]

  • Talbot Gets Snot Beat Out Of Him, Proves Commentator Wrong!

    Talbot Gets Snot Beat Out Of Him, Proves Commentator Wrong!

    Total Pro Sports – Gary Galley, CBC color commentator for Pens vs Flyers series, was right.  Talbot did get the “snot” beat out of him.  After a fight between Flyers’ tough guy Dan Carcillo and Pens grinder Maxim Talbot, Galley admired Talbot’s courage, but questioned his motives, saying the following:

  • Chris Kunitz Destroys Kimmo Timonen

    Chris Kunitz Destroys Kimmo Timonen

    Total Pro Sports-  The Pittsburgh Penguins and Philadelphia Flyers have had a very chippy series so far. Yesterday Penguins forward Chris Kunitz took it to another level and absolutely destroyed Flyers Captain Kimmo Timonen.