playoffs

Phil Kessel
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Jeff Hathhorn
May 09, 2018 - 2:18 pm
CRANBERRY TWP, PA - (93.7 the Fan) He was the player all wanted to hear from, and the group of reporters at the Penguins facility Wednesday morning most wanted to talk with, however Phil Kessel was not available to discuss his struggles in the post-season. Kessel had his worst playoff numbers in...
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Crosby_Ovechkin
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Josh Rowntree
May 08, 2018 - 12:13 am
Following Monday’s 2-1 overtime loss to Washington, the Penguins took time to reflect on an abrupt ending to their quest to win a third straight Stanley Cup. “I think sometimes we all learn more from our failures than we do from our successes,” Pittsburgh coach Mike Sullivan said. “I think this...
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Alex Ovechkin
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Josh Rowntree
May 03, 2018 - 11:32 pm
Washington captain Alex Ovechkin was arguably the best player on the ice in the first three games of his team’s Eastern Conference semifinal against Pittsburgh. But Ovechkin was held without a shot in the Penguins’ 3-1 Game 4 win Thursday night at PPG Paints Arena. The victory tied series at 2-2 as...
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Brian_Dumoulin
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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
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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
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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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