| Mar 15, 2012
| 8:48 PM
NEW YORK (AP) — Sidney Crosby's return after three months of inactivity didn't hurt the chemistry of the Pittsburgh Penguins one bit as they surged closer to the Eastern Conference-leading New York Rangers.
Crosby played for the first time since...
| Mar 15, 2012
| 9:14 PM
Sidney Crosby was on the ice for three of Pittsburgh's five goals, and defenseman Kris Letang was out there for all of them.
The Penguins are suddenly the picture of health, and the NHL's hottest team is making the Eastern Conference playoff race a fight...
| Mar 18, 2012
| 3:22 PM
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Scott Hartnell needed every last tick of the clock to score the timeliest of goals for the Flyers.
Hartnell scored his second goal of the game with less than 1 second left in overtime to lift the Philadelphia Flyers to a 3-...
| Mar 19, 2012
| 8:54 PM
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Dan Bylsma promised to keep Sidney Crosby's minutes under control as his star center eased his way back into the lineup following a three-month layoff.
It might be time to take the shackles off.
Crosby collected five assists...
| Mar 20, 2012
| 8:25 PM
PITTSBURGH (AP) — James Neal recorded his second NHL hat trick, and Sidney Crosby had four assists in his first home game in more than three months as the Pittsburgh Penguins ripped the Winnipeg Jets 8-4 on Tuesday night.
Evgeni Malkin added two...
| Mar 22, 2012
| 8:53 PM
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Evgeni Malkin scored twice, James Neal had four assists and the Pittsburgh Penguins clinched a playoff spot with a 5-1 victory over the Nashville Predators on Thursday night.
Chris Kunitz, Matt Cooke and Pascal Dupuis also...
| Mar 25, 2012
| 8:15 PM
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Sidney Crosby scored in his second straight game and added an assist to help the Pittsburgh Penguins beat the New Jersey Devils 5-2 on Sunday night.
Crosby, who snapped out of a career-long 12-game goal drought Saturday, gave...
| Mar 27, 2012
| 9:27 PM
PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Pittsburgh Penguins admit they have a tendency to get so enamored with their own firepower they forget to do the little things.
Like, say, play defense.
Sometimes they can get away with it. Tuesday night wasn't one of those...
| Apr 10, 2012
| 6:34 PM
As just about everyone with a passing interest in hockey has heard by now, Philadelphia Flyers goalie Ilya Bryzgalov fears no man, just bears in the forest.
It's a good thing he threw in the "in the forest" part of that comment after practice on Monday....
| Apr 28, 2012
| 7:39 PM
The Devils you say!
Just two words are all you need to know about the New Jersey Devils: Martin Brodeur.
Two words, one name.
The greatest goalie in NHL history, surpassing St. Patrick of Roy. The only goalie besides Ron Hextall to score goals in NHL...
| May 2, 2012
| 6:27 PM
Anyone seeking to blame Flyers goalie Ilya Bryzgalov for Philadelphia's failure on Tuesday night must have been watching"Dancing With the Stars" or something else on the tube.
They certainly could not have been watching Game 2 of the Eastern Conference...