NHL expansion team gets a name: Vegas Golden Knights

NHL expansion team gets a name: Vegas Golden Knights

LAS VEGAS — The NHL’s newest team is named the Vegas Golden Knights.Owner Bill Foley and NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman announced the Las V...

November 22nd, 2016 |  


Penguins trade Reid McNeill to St. Louis for Danny Kristo

Penguins trade Reid McNeill to St. Louis for Danny Kristo

The Pittsburgh Penguins acquired right wing Danny Kristo from the St. Louis Blues in exchange for defenseman Reid McNeill on Saturday.The news was ann...

November 19th, 2016 updated: November 19th, 2016. |  


Wayne Gretzky lending his voice to ‘The Simpsons’

Wayne Gretzky lending his voice to ‘The Simpsons’

Hockey legend Wayne Gretzky will become the first hockey player to lend his voice to “The Simpsons,” when he appears in an episode set to ...

November 18th, 2016 |  


Penguins star Sidney Crosby diagnosed with concussion

Penguins star Sidney Crosby diagnosed with concussion

Associated Press — Pittsburgh superstar Sidney Crosby has been diagnosed with another concussion just days before an NHL season in which the Pen...

October 10th, 2016 |  


Leafs select Matthews at No. 1

Leafs select Matthews at No. 1

BUFFALO, N.Y. — Once the “Go Leafs, Go!” chants subsided after Toronto selected Arizona-born center Auston Matthews with the first p...

June 24th, 2016 updated: June 24th, 2016. |  


Pittsburgh Penguins win 4th Stanley Cup

Pittsburgh Penguins win 4th Stanley Cup

SAN JOSE, Calif. — A turnaround season for the Pittsburgh Penguins ended with Sidney Crosby once again holding the Stanley Cup.Crosby set up Kri...

June 12th, 2016 updated: June 12th, 2016. |  


NEPA, Penguins pay respects to the late Gordie Howe

NEPA, Penguins pay respects to the late Gordie Howe

Modern hockey players — heck, even many modern hockey coaches — are too young to have witnessed Gordie Howe’s greatness.Howe’s...

June 10th, 2016 updated: June 11th, 2016. |  


Penguins move to brink of Stanley Cup

Penguins move to brink of Stanley Cup

SAN JOSE, Calif. — Bounce-back performances from two key players moved the Pittsburgh Penguins to the brink of winning the Stanley Cup.Evgeni Ma...

June 6th, 2016 updated: June 7th, 2016. |  


Donskoi’s OT goal gives Sharks 3-2 win over Pens in Game 3

Donskoi’s OT goal gives Sharks 3-2 win over Pens in Game 3

SAN JOSE, Calif. — The fans in San Jose waited 25 years for their first Stanley Cup Final. A few extra minutes for an overtime victory wouldn...

June 5th, 2016 |  


Penguins win 2-1 in OT, take 2-0 lead in Stanley Cup Final

Penguins win 2-1 in OT, take 2-0 lead in Stanley Cup Final

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Conor Sheary started the season in the minor leagues.Safe to say the Pittsburgh rookie is not heading back there anytime soon....

June 2nd, 2016 updated: June 2nd, 2016. |