Category Archives: Pittsburgh Penguins
Understandably, gm's continue to call Pittsburgh on potential of James Neal trade. Nothing worth considering at the moment.
— Darren Dreger (@DarrenDreger) June 26, 2014
The Insider on Pittsburgh is reporting that the Dan Boyle feels that Pittsburgh would be a great fit for him.
Inside Pittburgh reports that Rutherford already has teams talking to him about trade possiblilities.
— William DePaoli (@TIOPS_DePaoli) June 9, 2014
So if reports are true, Rutherford is at least 3rd choice behind Brisson (who said no) and Pierre (who wanted too much term)
— Greg Wyshynski (@wyshynski) June 6, 2014
THIS JUST IN: Penguins fire head coach Dan Bylsma. He led the Pens to a 252-117-32 record in 5+ seasons. pic.twitter.com/LQnCjO7gXi
— SportsCenter (@SportsCenter) June 6, 2014
— Greg Wyshynski (@wyshynski) May 16, 2014
Dejan Kovacevic of TribLive.com reports that you can Expect big changes in Pittsburgh with a choke against the Rangers.
The Penguins know which player they want to acquire before the NHL trade deadline Wednesday.
Vancouver center Ryan Kesler is being pursued aggressively by Penguins general manager Ray Shero, multiple sources told the Tribune-Review on Saturday.
Pittsburgh Penguins’ captain Sidney Crosby is still without an official right winger for his line.
Brian Gibbons, who’s currently down in Wilkes-Barre/Scranton, has filled in steadily for the Pens, however, might not be quite ready for the animal that is the postseason.
If Shero opts to bring in rentals, as he did in 2013 with Jarome Iginla, Brenden Morrow and Douglas Murray, some players from teams doomed to miss the playoffs who might get consideration are:
According to Edmonton radio host and Oilers analyst Bob Stauffer, the Montreal Canadiens or Pittsburgh Penguins — two Eastern Conference clubs known to be looking for help up front — might be interested in Edmonton’s Ales Hemsky. The veteran winger has a chance to showcase his skills in Sochi, but only registered a single assist in 30 minutes of ice time through the Czech Republic’s first three games.
Edmonton GM Craig MacTavish has been the most active this season. He’s finally started to deliver on his promise to make moves. He isn’t done by any stretch. Expect to see left winger Ryan Jones, defenceman Nick Schultz, defenceman Corey Potter and right wing Ales Hemsky moved.