Penguins to chase Stanley Cup with the same faces (The Associated Press)

By at 29 September, 2013, 1:22 pm

WEST POINT, N.Y. (AP) — Sidney Crosby leaned down to unlace his skates in the locker room after a spirited practice at Army’s Tate Rink, then glanced around and smiled at all the familiar faces.

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NHL Eastern Conference outlook (Comcast SportsNet Bay Area)

By at 25 September, 2013, 10:13 pm

Metropolitan Division*1 – New York Rangers: Henrik Lundqvist may not have a new contract yet, but he’s still the best goalie in the Eastern Conference. The Rangers should be more fun to watch, too, as Alain Vigneault takes over for John Tortorella….

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Letang contract talks held up; Clowe’s rights available; Seth Jones mic’d up (Puck Headlines) (Puck Daddy)

By at 1 July, 2013, 1:42 pm

Here are your Puck Headlines: a glorious collection of news and views collected from the greatest blogosphere in sports and the few, the proud, the mainstream hockey media.

• “You can now have Jack Edwards wish your friends and family a Happy Bir…

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Nathan MacKinnon, Connor McDavid and the new cult of Sidney Crosby (Yahoo! Sports)

By at 25 June, 2013, 3:21 pm

Nathan MacKinnon just wants to be himself, while hockey searches for the next Sidney Crosby.

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Capitals’ Ovechkin wins third Hart Trophy (Reuters)

By at 15 June, 2013, 6:53 pm

(Reuters) – Washington Capitals captain Alexander Ovechkin won the Hart Trophy as the National Hockey League’s most valuable player on Saturday, claiming the honor for the third time. Ovechkin, who also claimed the MVP award in 2008 and 2009, edged Pit…

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NHL-Capitals’ Ovechkin wins third Hart Trophy (Reuters)

By at 15 June, 2013, 6:46 pm

* Ovechkin edges Crosby for honor * Closest MVP race in decade (Adds other awards) June 15 (Reuters) – Washington Capitals captain Alexander Ovechkin won the Hart Trophy as the National Hockey League’s most valuable player on Saturday, claiming the hon…

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How Alex Ovechkin won the Hart Trophy (Puck Daddy)

By at 15 June, 2013, 5:48 pm

Alex Ovechkin of the Washington Capitals won the 2012-13 Hart Memorial Trophy for regular-season MVP, his third most valuable player trophy and first since 2009.
Center Sidney Crosby of the Pittsburgh Penguins, Ovechkin and center John Tavares of t…

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What We Learned: Do we really appreciate Zdeno Chara enough? (Puck Daddy)

By at 10 June, 2013, 7:48 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.
A galaxy of Pi…

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Penguins head into uneasy offseason after sweep (The Associated Press)

By at 8 June, 2013, 1:38 pm

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Ray Shero left little doubt at the trade deadline, with the Pittsburgh Penguins general manager telling anyone who would listen his team was ”all in” for the Stanley Cup after giving stars Sidney Crosby and Evgeni Malkin accomplish…

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Crosby, Malkin power outage dooms Penguins (The Associated Press)

By at 7 June, 2013, 11:12 pm

BOSTON (AP) — Penguins captain Sidney Crosby had a much easier time explaining what went wrong for Pittsburgh in the Eastern Conference finals than he did in breaking through against the Boston Bruins’ stingy defense.

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