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Pittsburgh Penguins : Five Reasons the Pens Flopped Against the Bruins

For the first time in history, the final teams remaining in the Stanley Cup Playoffs just so happened to be the previous four champions. Unfortunately for the Pittsburgh Penguins, they have been sent home early, and then there were three. As difficult and gut-wrenching it was for the fans to watch, the Penguins were surprisingly swept in the Eastern Conference Finals by the hands of the Boston Bruins. Hard to
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2013 NHL Playoffs : Pens’ Offense Responds in 7-3 Rout, Take 3-1 Series Lead

The Pittsburgh Penguins trailed 2-1 to the Ottawa Senators after the first period and came back to score six unanswered goals to win Game 4 Wednesday night, 7-3. Pittsburgh now takes a 3-1 lead in the Eastern Conference Semi-Finals as they look to close the series on home ice Friday night at the Consol Energy Center. The Penguins were powered by James Neal and Jarome Iginla who each scored twice
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2013 NHL Playoffs: With Fleury Struggling, is it Time for Plan B In Goal For The Penguins?

The only question that surrounded the Pittsburgh Penguins going into the postseason this year was Marc-Andre Fleury. How would he respond to last year’s disappointing performance in their first-round exit to the Philadelphia Flyers? In six games, he allowed 26 goals and was pulled once. It made the Penguins netminder the center of attention along with the shoddy penalty killing. These two areas of concern led to the Penguins’ downfall after a terrific
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Pittsburgh Penguins : Vokoun, Dupuis Fuel 14th Straight Win, 4-0 Over Jets

The Pittsburgh Penguins have made it 14 in a row Thursday as they defeated the Winnipeg Jets in dominant fashion, 4-0. The Penguins were led by Tomas Vokoun who earned his 50th career shutout in the absence of Marc-Andre Fleury. Vokoun stopped all 20 shots that he faced in addition to picking up his second assist of the year. Meanwhile, the offense was cranking on all cylinders. Pascal Dupuis scored
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Pittsburgh Penguins : Despite Injury to Fleury, Pens Blank Habs For 13th Straight Win

The National Hockey League and its fans got a taste of playoff hockey Tuesday night when two of the Eastern Conference juggernauts squared off in a possible future playoff matchup. Sidney Crosby scored the lone goal for Pittsburgh Penguins as they shut out the Montreal Canadiens 1-0. The Penguins (26-8-0) extended their winning streak to 13 games and seemed to have truly set themselves apart in the East as they
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Sutter, Vokoun lead Penguins to 11th straight win

The Pittsburgh Penguins played a ‘Jekyll and Hyde’ type of game Friday night, but still pulled away with a 4-2 victory against the New York Islanders. The streak is now at 11 games as they tied the Chicago Blackhawks for the longest winning streak this season. Brandon Sutter scored the game winning goal 1:46 into the third period, Tomas Vokoun made 33 saves and the penalty kill stood on their