The Pittsburgh Penguins withdrew a one-year, $2 million contract offer to Jaromir Jagr, declining to get into what they called a “free-agent bidding war” for the 39-year-old right wing.
The Pittsburgh Penguins defeated the Montreal Canadiens 2-1 to come within one game of reaching the National Hockey League Eastern Conference final.
The Pittsburgh Penguins acquired forward Alexei Kovalev , a member of the New York Rangers’ 1994 Stanley Cup championship team, as they look to overcome injuries.
Evgeni Malkin and Steve Sullivan scored goals in the second period to give the Pittsburgh Penguins a 2-0 victory against the visiting New York Rangers in a National Hockey League contest.
Pittsburgh Penguins captain Sidney Crosby, who has been benched since Dec. 6 with concussion-like symptoms and a neck injury, has been cleared to resume full- contact practice, the National Hockey League team said.
If anyone in the wake of the National Football League’s Super Bowl seating fiasco can reaffirm a sports fans belief that the paying customers matter, it’s Mike Rupp of the Pittsburgh Penguins.
The Edmonton Oilers selected right wing Nail Yakupov with the first overall pick in the National Hockey League draft.
Pittsburgh Penguins All-Star defenseman Kris Letang will miss at least six weeks of the National Hockey League season after suffering a stroke.