Tag Archives: pittsburgh penguins

  • NHL Suspends All Star Game No-Shows

    NHL Suspends All Star Game No-Shows

    Total Pro Sports – NHL vice-president Colin Campbell has officially laid down the law and suspended Detroit Red Wings veterans Nicklas Lidstrom and Pavel Datsyuk. Both these superstars will have to sit out one game each after the NHL All Star break. Campbell said the league’s general managers agreed last February that a player who […]

  • NHL Fantasy 3 Stars: Week 15

    NHL Fantasy 3 Stars: Week 15

    Total Pro Sports – We have two new entries for the week 15 edition of the 3 Stars, which may come as a surprise when you see who the players are. This week’s honorable mention goes to Zdeno Chara of the Boston Bruins. Chara put up 5 points (3 goals & 2 assists) with 4 […]

  • Oilers, Pens Swawp Back-Up Goalies

    Oilers, Pens Swawp Back-Up Goalies

    Total Pro Sports – In a move made early Saturday morning the Edmonton Oilers and Pittsburgh Penguins have traded backup goaltenders in a move to spark both hockey clubs. The Penguins have had mediocre goaltending from both starter Marc-Andre Fluery and Danny Sabourin, while the Oilers share a similar fate, both Mathieu Garon and Dwayne […]

  • Jagr Will Take A Paycut To Join Lemieux

    Jagr Will Take A Paycut To Join Lemieux

    Total Pro Sports – Jaromir Jagr has no regrets leaving the NHL to go and play for Avangard Omsk in the Continental Hockey League which is also known as the KHL.  Jagr signed a 2 year contract with Avangard that will see him earn the most in the league at $7 million plus a season. […]

  • Ty Conklin To Start 3rd Straight Outdoor Classic?

    Ty Conklin To Start 3rd Straight Outdoor Classic?

    Total Pro Sports – I bet that you did not know that Ty Conklin started both the Heritage Winter Classic in Edmonton and the Winter Classic in Buffalo.  On December 30, 2008 he may have the chance to do it again when the Detroit Red Wings visit the Chicago Blackhawks at Wrigley Field in the 2009 […]

  • NHL Fantasy 3 Stars: Week 8

    NHL Fantasy 3 Stars: Week 8

    Total Pro Sports – As was the case back in Week 5, this week belongs to the goaltenders as two made the top 3 and they are not ones you could expect either. This week’s honorable mention goes to Evgeni Malkin of the Pittsburgh Penguins. Malkin posted 8 points (3 goals & 5 assists) to […]

  • The Leafs need to trade a defenseman…. but whom?

    The Leafs need to trade a defenseman…. but whom?

    As the NHL season gets closer to beginning, some teams are looking to subtract and add in positions of strength and weakness.  Looking at the defensemen for the leafs there are 10 legitimate NHL defensemen. Now if I was Cliff Fletcher I’d say two defensemen can go.  Ideally getting Tomas Kaberle out would be best.  Let’s face […]

  • Zetterberg and the Wings give doubters something to choke on

    Zetterberg and the Wings give doubters something to choke on

    So the 2008 Stanley Cup Playoffs are complete and the last team standing is the Detroit Red Wings. They have successfully defeated the Pittsburgh Penguins 4 games to 2 (Sorry Malkin but it is not 1-0 and game two is not tomorrow. Just because you show up in game 6 it doesn’t mean the previous […]

  • Where have you gone Geno Malkin?

    Where have you gone Geno Malkin?

    With the Stanley cup final just about done as Detroit has opened a 3-1 strangle hold on Pittsburgh most people are left wondering what the hell happened to Evgeni Malkin. After watching game four it was evident to me that much of Malkin’s problems stem from the fact that Detroit is simply shutting him down. […]

  • Missign Persons- Sidney Crosby!

    Missign Persons- Sidney Crosby!

    I recieved this text yesterday night from a Red Wings Fan and thought it fit perfectly after games 1 and 2. “Missing child, His name is Sidney Crosby. Approx 6 feet, 185 lbs. Has been missing for the past 2 games. If you have seen him his team is ooking for him. Wings Wat!!!!!” Thanks, […]

  • Steven Crosby Who?

    Steven Crosby Who?

    Detroit Red Wings PA Announcer “Budd Lynch” made a little error in Game 1 on Saturday in Detroit. He announced the opening faceoff between Sidney Crosby and Niklas Lidtstrom as “Pitsburgh Penguins Steven Crosby”. I was wathcing it on T.V. and thought there was an error in the name but never thought twice as how […]