Monhan scores 2, Flames top Islanders twice (The Associated Press)

By at 17 September, 2013, 10:19 pm

REGINA, Saskatchewan (AP) — Sean Monahan scored two goals for the Calgary Flames, who completed a preseason sweep of split-squad preseason games against the New York Islanders with a 4-2 win on Tuesday night.

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Time running out for Marc-Andre Fleury to overcome postseason failures (Puck Daddy)

By at 13 September, 2013, 9:38 am

Days after the Pittsburgh Penguins’ 2013 season ended in disastrous fashion, head coach Dan Bylsma and general manager Ray Shero stuck by their goaltender, Marc-Andre Fleury. After another meltdown in the postseason, the organization was not going to t…

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What We Learned: Derek Stepan should get paid, NY Rangers deserve criticism (Puck Daddy)

By at 9 September, 2013, 7:12 am

Hello, this is a feature that will run through the entire season and aims to recap the weekend’s events and boils those events down to one admittedly superficial fact or stupid opinion about each team. Feel free to complain about it.
The signings o…

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Tomas Vokoun gets Game 2 start for Penguins; lose, and it’s Fleury time? (Puck Daddy)

By at 3 June, 2013, 10:03 am

Pittsburgh Penguins Coach Dan Bylsma joked that he considered a goaltending switch for Game 2 of the Eastern Conference Final against the Boston Bruins because “ I watched the NHL Network, so I’ve heard it talked about.”
So it’s nice to know so…

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Penguins blow out Senators again, advance to Eastern Conference finals (Puck Daddy)

By at 24 May, 2013, 8:57 pm

Canada, you may want to sit down.
The Pittsburgh Penguins advanced to the Eastern Conference finals Friday, eliminating the Ottawa Senators — the last remaining Canadian team — with a decisive 6-2 victory in Game 5.
With that, an American club …

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NHL Three Stars: Orpik, Malkin propel Penguins over Islanders (Puck Daddy)

By at 11 May, 2013, 9:12 pm

“Thanks for being you, Nabby.”
No. 1 Star: Brooks Orpik, Pittsburgh Penguins
He scored the series-winning goal in the 4-3 win, which is about all you need to do get a first star in my opinion. But if that’s not enough, he also had an excellent ga…

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Marc-Andre Fleury out, Tomas Vokoun in for Penguins in Game 5 (Puck Daddy)

By at 8 May, 2013, 12:01 pm

As Pittsburgh Penguins Coach Dan Bylsma said in announcing Tomas Vokoun as the starter for Game 5 on Thursday night, they acquired him to play in situations like this.
There are none bigger than when a No. 1 seed is in trouble and its No. 1 goalie …

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Streit’s 2 goals lift Isles into 2-2 series tie (The Associated Press)

By at 7 May, 2013, 9:41 pm

UNIONDALE, N.Y. (AP) — Leads aren’t safe in the wild first-round playoff matchup between the New York Islanders and Pittsburgh. Suddenly, neither are the top-seeded Penguins.

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Pens top Isles in overtime of seesaw battle (The SportsXchange)

By at 5 May, 2013, 3:10 pm

UNIONDALE, N.Y. — Falling behind by two goals less than six minutes into the first period before blowing a two-goal lead in a six-minute span in the third period isn’t exactly anyone’s blueprint for winning playoff hockey.

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Islanders shock Sidney Crosby, Penguins on Marc-Andre Fleury Game 2 gaffes (Video) (Puck Daddy)

By at 3 May, 2013, 8:13 pm

Sidney Crosby returned to the Pittsburgh Penguins lineup in Game 2, scoring two goals and joining an outstanding Penguins attack that hung five goals on the New York Islanders in a Game 1 victory.
Hence, because the Stanley Cup Playoffs are an inexpl…

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