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Penguins Schultz a Bargain

Aside from the fact that they both hail from western Canada, Justin Schultz has little in common with his lone Penguins namesake. Indeed, Dave “the Hammer” Schultz was a ferocious left wing of modest ability who brawled his way to 535 penalty mi...
by PenguinPoop on Dec 18, 2016

Penguins Update: Murder, Inc.

Back in the day, the Italian-American Mafia and Jewish mob carried out their nefarious activities with the aid of well-established enforcement groups. Headed by notorious gangsters such as Louis “Lepke” Buchalter and Albert “The Mad Hatter” A...
by PenguinPoop on Dec 13, 2016

Penguins Update: What’s the Maatta with Olli?

It’s a question I’ve posed—and had posed to me—by numerous hockey pals. Especially over the past year. What’s the Maatta with Olli (pun intended)? Or more to the point, what’s the matter with Olli Maatta’s skating? A puzzler, to be sur...
by PenguinPoop on Dec 11, 2016

Jonathan Coopers Next Step is The Cleveland Browns!

Jonathan Cooper is taking a new step in his career starting this week as the Right Guard for the Cleveland Browns. Despite this new improvement in his career, Jonathan Cooper’s journey has not been an easy one. During this last year, he broke...
by Fryingpan Sports on Dec 11, 2016

Penguins Hit Their Stride

Ask any NHL coach or general manager. Ask a player. Heck, ask anyone associated with an NHL team and they’ll tell you. It’s next to impossible to maintain a consistent pace over an 82-game schedule. So much can effect a team. Illness and injuries...
by PenguinPoop on Dec 10, 2016

Acereros de Pittsburgh vs Bills de Búfalo en Vivo (NFL) – Domingo 11 de Diciembre del 2016

Acereros de Pittsburgh vs Bills de Búfalo se enfrentan en vivo en el estadio Ralph Wilson este Domingo 11 de Diciembre del 2016 a las 12:00PM (Ver Hora en tu Pais), en uno más de los partidos de la semana...Leer Más...
by Sitios Total on Dec 7, 2016

Gigantes de Nueva York vs Acereros de Pittsburgh en Vivo (NFL) – Domingo 4 de Diciembre del 2016

Gigantes de Nueva York vs Acereros de Pittsburgh se enfrentan en vivo en el estadio Heinz Field este Domingo 4 de Diciembre del 2016 a las 3:25PM (Ver Hora en tu Pais), en uno más de los partidos de la...Leer Más...
by Sobre Cine on Dec 2, 2016

Foes Beating Penguins at Their Own Game

Let’s go back in time. To Sunday, June 12, 2016. Game 6 of the Stanley Cup Finals. Up 3-games-to-2 on the San Jose Sharks, our Pittsburgh Penguins had snatched a 1-0 first period lead on a power-play goal by Brian Dumoulin. Employing their witherin...
by PenguinPoop on Dec 1, 2016

Penguins Lurching at the Quarter Pole

I don’t know about you. But watching our Penguins get skewered yesterday afternoon by the Minnesota Wild was tougher for me to swallow than a leftover turkey sandwich without the mayo. Especially after the Pens had demolished a very tough Rangers...
by PenguinPoop on Nov 26, 2016

Penguins Update: Crosby in a League of His Own

Around this time last season, Penguins fans across North America (including yours truly) were all asking the same question. What’s wrong with Sidney Crosby? Despite the presence of super sniper Phil Kessel on his right flank, the Pens’ captain w...
by PenguinPoop on Nov 13, 2016

Penguins and Oilers Dazzle

On a Tuesday evening in November when Presidential election results sent shockwaves reverberating through the nation, the Pittsburgh Penguins and Edmonton Oilers did a little bedazzling of their own before an appreciative throng of 18,576 patrons at...
by PenguinPoop on Nov 9, 2016

Pittsburgh Pirates vs Chicago Cubs en Vivo – Beisbol Grandes Ligas – Miércoles 31 de Agosto del 2016

Aquí te traemos los enlaces en donde podrás ver el partido en vivo y en directo entre Pittsburgh Pirates vs Chicago Cubs en Beisbol Grandes Ligas en vivo por Internet y totalmente gratis, el partido se llevará a cabo este...Leer Más...
by Sitios Total on Aug 30, 2016

Le’Veon Bell’s Suspension Reduced to Three Games

It’s a good day if you’re a Pittsburgh Steelers’ fan. Or if you’re Le’Veon Bell. Although Pittsburgh’s high-powered offense will still be without its star running back for the early part of the 2016 season, the goo...
by All-Out Blitz on Aug 19, 2016

Daily Dump: Jeff Locke

In his last start, Locke was handed a four-lead in the first inning against a weak Atlanta squad. The final score? Braves 8, Pirates 4. He was molested by what's little more than a Triple-A club for nine hits, two walks and five earned runs over 4 1/...
by RotoRob on Aug 9, 2016

Penguins Update: Jack Riley Passes Away

He wasn’t the winningest general manager in Penguins history. Nor did his teams capture a Stanley Cup. Or even a division title. Yet Jack Riley was a pivotal figure through the Pens’ difficult early years. Thanks, in large part, to his perseveran...
by PenguinPoop on Jul 15, 2016

Hall of Fame Inductee Kevin Greene: “Always a Steeler”

Kevin Greene is finally being inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame in Canton, Ohio next month. And he has made his decision as to which team he’d like to receive his Hall of Fame ring from: the Pittsburgh Steelers. He’ll receive hi...
by All-Out Blitz on Jul 14, 2016

Penguins Re-sign Justin Schultz

The Penguins re-signed defenseman Justin Schultz to a one-year deal, general manager Jim Rutherford announced today. Schultz, who made $3.9 million last season while splitting time between Edmonton and Pittsburgh, will earn $1.4 million during the...
by PenguinPoop on Jul 13, 2016

The trouble with (some) words

Newton haircutWhile taking a little break from blogging (laying low) I did some of these things in a discombobulated way, not in order of occurrence: went to spinning straight from Boston in my street clothes, went to yoga in my tennis clothes, took...

Penguins Free-Agent Update: Lovejoy and Zatkoff Depart

For our Pittsburgh Penguins, the first day of free agency was a far cry from last summer. Remember? When GM Jim Rutherford sent shock waves through the NHL by acquiring Phil Kessel from Toronto as the centerpiece of a stunning six-player swap? Of co...
by PenguinPoop on Jul 1, 2016

James Harrison Agrees to Meet with Investigators…with A Few Conditions

With reports swirling regarding the league’s upcoming investigation into the players who were linked to the Al-Jezeera/PED report in January, Pittsburgh Steelers’ LB James Harrison––one of the players named in the documentary––ha...
by All-Out Blitz on Jun 27, 2016


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