playoffs

Brian_Dumoulin
93.7 the Fan
Jeff Hathhorn
May 01, 2018 - 12:50 pm
PITTSBURGH (93.7 The Fan) - Officially a game-time decision Tuesday night, Pens defenseman Brian Dumoulin practiced with the team for a second time in 22 hours. Evgeni Malkin and Carl Hagelin are also game-time decisions, Malkin went full while Hagelin was wearing a non-contact jersey. “It was...
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Brian_Dumoulin
93.7 the Fan
Jeff Hathhorn
April 30, 2018 - 12:18 pm
Three of the Pens injured starters were back on the ice at practice in Cranberry Monday afternoon. Evgeni Malkin skated full while Brian Dumoulin and Carl Hagelin where in non-contact jerseys. Brian Dumoulin is still in non-contact jersey, but is working with #Pens top PK. Evgeni Malkin on the top...
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Alexander Ovechkin
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Jeff Hathhorn
April 29, 2018 - 8:41 pm
For the fourth straight game the Pens fell behind early and now in half of them, went on to lose. Caps scored the first three goals on Sunday afternoon and it’s something they must change starting Tuesday in Pittsburgh. “They came out flying and we didn’t have an answer for it,” said goalie Matt...
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Caps Tom Wison
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Jeff Hathhorn
April 29, 2018 - 8:07 pm
It was midway through the second when, already down 3-zip Sunday, the Pens lost their most consistent defenseman. A head hit by the Caps Tom Wilson on Brian Dumoulin, no penalty was called as Dumoulin’s future in this series in doubt. And maybe Wilson’s, depending on what the NHL’s less-than-...
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Evgeni Malkin
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Jeff Hathhorn
April 26, 2018 - 1:23 pm
WASHINGTON D.C. (93.7 the Fan) - Pens center Evgeni Malkin skated before the team took the ice Thursday in Washington and then joined his team during a non-contact, optional, day-of-game practice. “I think it’s great,” said head coach Mike Sullivan. “It’s great for our team. It’s great for Geno...
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Patric Hornqvist
93.7 The Fan
Josh Rowntree
April 17, 2018 - 12:28 pm
Penguins forward Patric Hornqvist will miss Wednesday night's game in Philadelphia with an upper-body injury, according to coach Mike Sullivan.
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LeBron James
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April 12, 2018 - 2:42 pm
The NBA playoffs that start this weekend already have an extremely tough act to follow.
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93.7 the Fan
Josh Rowntree
April 10, 2018 - 2:43 pm
For the second straight day, Penguins forward Derick Brassard went through a full practice with his teammates as they prepare for their opening playoff game against Philadelphia Wednesday night. “Derick had another real good practice today, so that’s really encouraging from our standpoint, Mike...
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93.7 the Fan
Josh Rowntree
April 10, 2018 - 2:35 pm
In 2012, the Penguins and Flyers played a series that could loosely be described as ‘playoff hockey’ and could, more accurately, be described as a circus. That Eastern Conference Quarterfinal featured 312 penalty minutes and 56 goals in the six games. In the end, the Flyers advanced and the...
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93.7 the Fan
Jeff Hathhorn
April 04, 2018 - 5:23 pm
No playoff team in the Metropolitan Division or Eastern Conference has given up more goals than the Pittsburgh Penguins. “I think it starts with a mindset for sure,” said head coach Mike Sullivan. “It’s attention to detail. It’s a discipline. It’s a willingness. I know our team is capable when we...
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