Tag Archives: pittsburgh penguins

  • The Stat Line Of The Night — 4/27/11 — Dwayne Roloson

    The Stat Line Of The Night — 4/27/11 — Dwayne Roloson

    After trailing their best-of-seven opening round series 3-1, the Tampa Bay Lightning were able to force a Game 7 and were suddenly one win away from advancing to the second round of the playoffs for the first time since they raised the Stanley Cup in 2004.  Winning a do-or-die game on the road at the […]

  • Chris Conner’s Penalty Shot Was Awfully Embarrassing (Video)

    Chris Conner’s Penalty Shot Was Awfully Embarrassing (Video)

    With his Penguins trailing by a single goal midway through the second period of Game 6 last night against the Tampa Bay Lightning, Chris Conner found himself with the puck on his stick and no one between himself and Lightning goaltender Dwayne Roloson.  Unfortunately for him, that puck wouldn’t stay on his stick for quite […]

  • History Has Perfect Timing (James Neal’s Winner – Video)

    History Has Perfect Timing (James Neal’s Winner – Video)

    James Neal hadn’t recorded a goal in the post-season. He entered last night’s game with only one assist in his three playoff games with Pittsburgh this season. He hadn’t scored a goal in his previous 16 games, with his last coming on March 8th against Buffalo. In fact, he had only recorded one goal in […]

  • Frozen Fisticuffs Fight Of The Night — Bradley vs. Craig — 2/21/11

    Frozen Fisticuffs Fight Of The Night — Bradley vs. Craig — 2/21/11

    Revenge doesn’t always work out quite like it was originally planned.  The Pittsburgh Penguins’ Ryan Craig learned that the hard way last night during a game against the Washington Capitals.  After watching teammate Matt Cooke take a hard check along the boards midway through the second period from Matt Bradley, Craig attempted to exact some […]

  • Frozen Fisticuffs Fight Of The Night — Dorsett vs. Lovejoy — 2/8/11

    Frozen Fisticuffs Fight Of The Night — Dorsett vs. Lovejoy — 2/8/11

    Saved by the official.  That was how Derek Dorsett must have felt following a fight with Ben Lovejoy last night.  After delivering a flurry of punches to the face of the Penguins’ enforcer, Dorsett found himself with a jersey over his head.  Unable to see, the Blue Jackets’ tough guy was about to endure a […]

  • Pens’ Matt Cooke Drills Blue Jackets’ Fedor Tyutin From Behind (Video)

    Pens’ Matt Cooke Drills Blue Jackets’ Fedor Tyutin From Behind (Video)

    Following a dirty knee from the Penguins’ Matt Cooke on the Capitals’ Alex Ovechkin during the final minutes of Sunday afternoon’s game, Caps’ coach Bruce Boudreau had this to say: “It’s Matt Cooke. Need we say more?” Boudreau said. “It’s not like it’s his first rodeo. He’s done it to everybody. And then he goes to […]

  • Frozen Fisticuffs Fight Of The Night — Wallace vs. Steckel — 2/6/11

    Frozen Fisticuffs Fight Of The Night — Wallace vs. Steckel — 2/6/11

    While most were busy preparing for the Super Bowl on Sunday, some people may have been surprised to hear that there were actually a few hockey games taking place.  One of those games even produced a rather entertaining bout that we are proud to feature as our “Frozen Fisticuffs Fight of the Night” for Sunday, […]

  • Frozen Fisticuffs Fight Of The Night — Rupp vs. Konopka — 2/2/11

    Frozen Fisticuffs Fight Of The Night — Rupp vs. Konopka — 2/2/11

    In most cases we would present you with the bout between goaltenders Brent Johnson and Rick DiPietro as our “Frozen Fisticuffs Fight of the Night,” but because it only lasted one punch and we already brought it to you earlier today, we will award this honor to the other scrap that took place during last […]

  • Craig Adams Hits A Hockey Hole-In-One (Video)

    Craig Adams Hits A Hockey Hole-In-One (Video)

    If there were ever such thing as a hockey hole-in-one, it would probably look a little something like what took place following a shot off the stick of Craig Adams last night. With the Pittsburgh Penguins leading the New York Islanders by a score of 2-0 late in the second period, the Pens appeared to […]

  • Goalie Fight! Pens’ Brent Johnson KO’s Isles’ Rick DiPietro (Video)

    Goalie Fight! Pens’ Brent Johnson KO’s Isles’ Rick DiPietro (Video)

    Last night was just one of those nights where it seemed as though nothing was going right for the New York Islanders. In Pittsburgh to take on the Penguins, the Isles found themselves getting out-hit and out-played throughout the first 59 minutes of the game, and when Rick DiPietro attempted to salvage some dignity for […]

  • Pens’ Jordan Staal Sucker Punches Rangers’ Brandon Prust (Video)

    Pens’ Jordan Staal Sucker Punches Rangers’ Brandon Prust (Video)

    After watching his brothers, Eric and Marc, play together on the same team at the All-Star Game this past weekend, Jordan Staal may have felt somewhat neglected.  Perhaps he was thinking that the whole league would forget about the third Staal brother playing in the NHL, so he decided to do something that would get […]