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Penguins could focus on defense heading into NHL Draft

Mike Sullivan will step onto the First Niagara Center floor for the first round of the NHL Entry Draft on Friday night in Buffalo as ...

Penguins to revert back to 'Pittsburgh Gold' in uniforms

The Penguins on Friday revealed their often hinted-at plan to return to "Pittsburgh Gold" as ...

Starkey: Remembering a long-forgotten Penguins hero

At some point, lower in this space, we'll talk about how the original captain of ...

Penguins look to replenish prospect pool at NHL Draft

Barring any trades, by the end of this weekend, the Penguins will have selected a total of 20 players over the past four NHL Entry ...

No surgery required for Malkin's elbow injury

Penguins center Evgeni Malkin will not need surgery on his elbow this summer, the team announced Thursday. He will spend the offseason rehabilitating and is not ...

'Hockey Night' Punjabi team thanks Pittsburghers for hospitality

The "Hockey Night in Canada" Punjabi team on Thursday thanked Pittsburghers for their hospitality during the Stanley Cup playoffs. The team members penned a letter ...

Penguins' Crosby finishes 2nd in NHL MVP vote; Rutherford named GM of the Year

LAS VEGAS — Batman stuck it to the Penguin again. Pittsburgh native Michael Keaton did not hand the Hart Memorial Trophy to Penguins star Sidney ...

No 1st-round pick no problem for Penguins

By the time Penguins general manager Jim Rutherford announces his first selection at the NHL ...

Penguins get invitation to White House

The Penguins on Wednesday received an invitation to celebrate their Stanley Cup championship at the White House. President Barack Obama called Penguins coach Mike Sullivan and ...

Rutherford not 'aggressively' trying to trade Fleury

Amid swirling trade rumors, Penguins general manager Jim Rutherford said Tuesday that he's not aggressively trying to move goalie Marc-Andre Fleury. "We might have to make ...

Penguins get Stanley Cup rematch with Sharks twice in season's opening weeks

The San Jose Sharks won't have to wait long for a rematch of the Stanley Cup Final. The Penguins will face the Sharks twice in the ...

Penguins notebook: Porter re-signed; home opener set vs. Capitals

The Penguins kept a piece of their championship roster intact Monday, re-signing fourth-line forward Kevin ...

Penguins boast strong core, but repeating as champs will be challenge

When Penguins captain Sidney Crosby won his first Stanley Cup title at age 21, he ...

Starkey: Penguins blessed with line of standout general managers

A quote from Jim Rutherford leapt off the page after the Penguins won the Stanley Cup. "I want to thank Ray Shero for his contribution, and ...

Penguins notebook: Murray mum on expectations for next season

What the future holds for Marc-Andre Fleury and Matt Murray is a topic upon which the latter of the two Penguins goaltenders will let others ...

NHL notebook: Hurricanes lock up goalie Ward with 2-year contract extension

The Hurricanes signed goaltender Cam Ward to a two-year, $6.6 million contract extension. The team announced the deal Thursday. Ward will be paid $3.5 million next ...

Hockey world bids farewell to Gordie Howe

DETROIT — Gordie Howe could break a lobster claw with his fingers, one of his ...

Reports: NHL settles on Las Vegas for expansion

The NHL is ready to roll the dice on Las Vegas. A person with direct knowledge of the NHL's decision said the league has settled on ...

Hockey legend Gordie Howe dies at 88 

DETROIT — Gordie Howe, the rough-and-tumble Canadian farm boy whose boundless blend of talent and toughness made him the NHL's quintessential star during a career ...

Sharks roll past Blues, earn 1st Stanley Cup Final berth

SAN JOSE, Calif. — Captain Joe Pavelski scored an early goal, Joel Ward added two of his own and the San Jose Sharks advanced to ...

NHL notebook: Red Wings likely to part ways with veterans Richards, Quincey

At least two players won't be back with the Red Wings next season. General manager Ken Holland told the Detroit Free Press on Thursday he informed ...

NHL notebook: Ex-Penguins player Stevens freed from jail

Former Penguins winger Kevin Stevens was freed without bail Wednesday after pleading not guilty to ...

NHL notebook: Panthers select new GM, front office staff

When Tom Rowe joined the Hartford Whalers as a 23-year-old right wing, he played on a line with hard-nosed legend Gordie Howe and enforcer extraordinaire ...

NHL notebook: Ovechkin, 2 Capitals teammates join Russia at world championships

Capitals forwards Alex Ovechkin and Evgeny Kuznetsov and defenseman Dmitry Orlov will join the Russian national team at the 2016 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship, ...

NHL notebook: Panthers re-sign defenseman Gudbranson to 1-year deal

The Panthers and defenseman Erik Gudbranson agreed on a one-year contract. Florida announced the deal Monday. Panthers general manager Dale Tallon said Gudbranson is an "important ...

NHL notebook: Senators hire Boucher as coach

Guy Boucher was hired as coach of the Senators on Sunday. The 44-year-old Boucher becomes the 12th head coach in Senators franchise history, replacing Dave Cameron, ...

NHL notebook: Benn, Kane, Holtby are Lindsay Award finalists

Dallas forward Jamie Benn, Washington goalie Braden Holtby and Chicago forward Patrick Kane are the finalists for the Ted Lindsay Award as the NHL's most ...

NHL notebook: 44-year-old Jagr returning to Panthers on 1-year deal

Jaromir Jagr is returning to the Florida Panthers. The 44-year-old agreed to a one-year ...

Notebook: Olympic official concerned NHL players will skip 2018 Winter Games

The head of hockey's international body said there is a strong possibility NHL players won't be competing at the next Winter Olympics. International Ice Hockey Federation ...

NHL notebook: Ducks fire Boudreau after another early playoff exit

The Ducks fired coach Bruce Boudreau on Friday, two days after the four-time Pacific Division champions' first-round exit from the playoffs. While announcing the move, Ducks ...

NHL notebook: Interim coach could get Wild job permanently

Wild general manager Chuck Fletcher is about to embark on another coaching search, the third of his tenure and a critical one for the immediate ...