Capitals favored to come out of East

Capitals favored to come out of East

Armed with playoff experience and facing a first-round opponent lacking it, the NHL-best Washington Capitals are again favored to come out of the East...

April 11th, 2017 |  


Flyers goalie Michal Neuvirth ‘alert’ after collapsing during game

Flyers goalie Michal Neuvirth ‘alert’ after collapsing during game

PHILADELPHIA — Flyers goalie Michal Neuvirth was awake and alert and being taken to Pennsylvania Hospital after collapsing in his crease early i...

April 1st, 2017 |  


Column: Sidney Crosby should win the Hart Trophy

Column: Sidney Crosby should win the Hart Trophy

Sidney Crosby made one thing perfectly clear this week. He wasn’t nearly as concerned about winning the Hart Memorial Trophy as NHL MVP as he wa...

March 30th, 2017 |  


Pittsburgh Penguins forward Tom Sestito suspended 4 games

Pittsburgh Penguins forward Tom Sestito suspended 4 games

NEW YORK — Pittsburgh Penguins forward Tom Sestito was suspended for four games without pay by the NHL on Thursday for boarding Winnipeg Jets de...

March 9th, 2017 |  


Penguins top Flyers 4-2 at Heinz Field

Penguins top Flyers 4-2 at Heinz Field

PITTSBURGH — Sidney Crosby scored his NHL-leading 34th goal, Matt Murray made 35 saves and the Pittsburgh Penguins beat the Philadelphia Flyers ...

February 26th, 2017 |  


Penguins captain Sidney Crosby earns his 1000th career point

Penguins captain Sidney Crosby earns his 1000th career point

PITTSBURGH — Sidney Crosby is the newest member of the NHL’s 1,000-point club.The Pittsburgh Penguins star became the 86th player in leagu...

February 16th, 2017 |  


Crosby gets point No. 999 in Penguins win

Crosby gets point No. 999 in Penguins win

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The quality Mike Sullivan appreciates the most in Evgeni Malkin is the one that separates the Pittsburgh Penguins star from ju...

February 15th, 2017 updated: February 15th, 2017. |  


NHL continues trend of in-season firing

NHL continues trend of in-season firing

It’s coach firing season in the NHL. Well, actually, that’s every season.Claude Julien of the Boston Bruins became the fourth coach fired ...

February 9th, 2017 |  


Penguins’ Sidney Crosby in full flight as entry to 1,000-point club looms

Penguins’ Sidney Crosby in full flight as entry to 1,000-point club looms

PITTSBURGH — Five years ago, Sidney Crosby spent a winter working out in solitude wondering when the pain in his neck would ease and the intermi...

February 8th, 2017 |  


Pittsburgh’s Evgeni Malkin practices but return from injury uncertain

Pittsburgh’s Evgeni Malkin practices but return from injury uncertain

PITTSBURGH — Evgeni Malkin’s lower-body injury is healing. So too, are the 2012 MVP’s feelings about being left off the NHL’s ...

February 6th, 2017 |