Penguins beat Senators 2-1 in overtime (3-Feb-2014)
The Penguins get an overtime goal from James Neal and defeat Ottawa 2-1 in front of 18,579 at CONSOL Energy Center. The teams traded goals in the first period with Brian Gibbons tipping home a power play goal, his third goal of the season, at the 16:23 mark of the first period.
Pittsburgh Penguins February/Early March Practice Schedule (3-Feb-2014)
The Pittsburgh Penguins February / Early March 2014 Practice Schedule has been released at http://www.letsgopens.com/practice.php. The Penguins have no open practices at Southpointe in February and one in early March.
Pittsburgh Penguins January Practice Schedule (29-Dec-2013)
The Pittsburgh Penguins January 2014 Practice Schedule has been released at http://www.letsgopens.com/practice.php. The Penguins have three open practices at Southpointe in January.
Penguins tame Wild 5-2 for sixth straight win (19-Dec-2013)
The Penguins win their sixth straight and ninth straight at home after beating the Wild 5-2 in front of 18,623 at CONSOL Energy Center. Pittsburgh got goals from Chris Kunitz (2), Brandon Sutter, Matt Niskanen and Olli Maatta (penalty shot). Jeff Zatkoff won his sixth straight start and made 24 saves on 26 shots.
Penguins beat Rangers 4-3 on Sutter shootout goal (18-Dec-2013)
The depleted Penguins keep rolling on with a 4-3 shootout win over the Rangers in front of 18,006 at Madison Square Garden. The Penguins got regulation goals from Chris Kunitz, Pascal Dupuis and Brandon Sutter. Sutter, in the fifth round, scored the lone goal of the shootout to earn the win. Marc-Andre Fleury made 29 saves on 32 shots.
Penguins defeat Maple Leafs 3-1 (16-Dec-2013)
An injury-riddled Penguins defeat the Maple Leafs 3-1 in front of 18,522 at CONSOL Energy Center. The Pens played without ten regulars including five of their top defensemen but found a way to win. Pittsburgh got goals from Chris Conner in the first period and Sidney Crosby and Brandon Sutter (EN) in the third.
Penguins beat Sharks 5-1 (5-Dec-2013)
The Penguins score four in the second period and defeat the Sharks 5-1 in front of 18,522 at CONSOL Energy Center. Marc-Andre Fleury turned aside 44 of 45 San Jose shots. Pascal Dupuis (who left the game early in the second), Jayson Megna, Chris Kunitz and Kris Letang scored for Pittsburgh. Sidney Crosby had three assists in his 500th career NHL game.
Pittsburgh Penguins December Practice Schedule (4-Dec-2013)
The Pittsburgh Penguins December 2013 Practice Schedule has been released at http://www.letsgopens.com/practice.php. The Penguins have two open practices at Southpointe in December.
Penguins down Islanders 3-2 in overtime (3-Dec-2013)
The Penguins rebound from a 2-0 deficit first-period deficit to defeat the Islanders 3-2 in overtime. Pittsburgh got a late second-period power-play goal from James Neal and then a game-tying power-play goal from Sidney Crosby in the third. Crosby, on a nice individual effort, stole the puck in overtime and notched his fifteenth goal of the season in overtime.
Penguins win pair of games over the Thanksgiving (30-Nov-2013)
The Penguins get two strong performances from their goaltenders and win a pair of games in Florida against the Lightning and Panthers. On Friday, Marc-Andre Fleury blanked Tampa Bay 3-0 in front of 19,065 at Tampa Bay Times
Forum. On Saturday, Jeff Zatkoff stopped 39 of 40 shots as the Penguins beat the Panthers 5-1 in front of 17,583 at BB&T Center.
Penguins split pair of games over the weekend (23-Nov-2013)
The Penguins split their back-to-back games with the Islanders and Canadiens over the weekend. On Friday, Pittsburgh got a late third-period goal from Sidney Crosby to defeat the Islanders 4-3 in front of 18,515 at CONSOL Energy Center. On Saturday, the Pens got two goals from James Neal in the third period but it wasn't enough to overcome a 3-0 deficit and they lost 3-2 in front of 21,273 at Centre Bell.
Penguins blank Capitals 4-0 (20-Nov-2013)
The Penguins out-shoot the Capitals 40-18 and win 4-0 in front of 18,506 at Verizon Center. Pittsburgh got goals from Paul Martin and Beau Bennett in the first period, Sidney Crosby on a beautifully set-up power play goal in the second and James Neal in the third. Marc-Andre Fleury stopped 18 shots for his second shutout of the season and 25th of his career.
Penguins defeat Ducks 3-1 (18-Nov-2013)
The Penguins get a goal and assist from Brian Gibbons in his first NHL game and defeat the Ducks 3-1 in front of 18,614 at CONSOL Energy Center. The game was scoreless after two before the four-goal total third period. Brandon Sutter and Sidney Crosby also scored for Pittsburgh. Marc-Andre Fleury kept the Penguins in the game in the first two periods and ended the game with 27 saves on 28 shots.
Penguins lose 2-1 to Flyers (13-Nov-2013)
The Penguins suffer their third straight defeat with a 2-1 loss to the Flyers in front of 18,656 at CONSOL Energy Center. Sidney Crosby scored the lone Pittsburgh goal on the power play at 8:29 of the second period. Philadelphia goaltender stopped 30 of 31 shots while Brayden Schenn scored twice.