| Feb 7, 2013
| 8:00 PM
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Sidney Crosby versus Alex Ovechkin used to be one of the most electric rivalries in hockey.
Those days, at least for the moment, appear to be over.
Crosby extended his points streak to six games with a goal and two...
| Feb 10, 2013
| 7:37 PM
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Ilya Kovalchuk and David Clarkson scored less than two minutes apart in the second period as the New Jersey Devils beat the Pittsburgh Penguins 3-1 on Sunday night for their season-high fifth straight win.
It was the second...
| Mar 11, 2013
| 8:03 PM
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Chris Kunitz planted himself in the crease, bent over, put his stick on the ground and waited.
Even as a New York Islanders defenseman leaned on the Pittsburgh Penguins forward trying to nudge him away from goaltender...
| Apr 5, 2013
| 1:11 PM
CORAL SPRINGS – Eleven years ago this month, a promising rookie center drafted in the first round joined the Panthers for the final weeks of the season. In his NHL debut on April 3, 2002, he scored a goal against the Penguins at home.
| Mar 19, 2013
| 8:05 PM
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Defenseman Matt Niskanen scored the go-ahead goal in the third period and Sidney Crosby had two assists and the Pittsburgh Penguins extended their winning streak to 10 games with a 2-1 victory over the Washington Capitals on...
| Feb 13, 2013
| 9:05 PM
PITTSBURGH (AP) — James Neal scored twice and Sidney Crosby had a goal and two assists to help the Pittsburgh Penguins beat Ottawa 4-2 on Wednesday night in a game marred by the loss of Senators star defenseman Erik Karlsson to a left Achilles...
| Jan 27, 2013
| 5:52 PM
OTTAWA (AP) — Sidney Crosby, Evgeni Malkin and James Neal scored in the shootout to give the Pittsburgh Penguins a 2-1 victory against the Ottawa Senators on Sunday.
Neal also scored in regulation to help the Penguins snap a two-game skid.
| Jan 31, 2013
| 8:31 PM
NEW YORK (AP) — Tomas Vokoun stopped 28 shots for his 49th NHL shutout, and the Pittsburgh Penguins scored on the first shot of the first and third periods in a 3-0 victory over the New York Rangers on Thursday night.
Evgeni Malkin gave the...
| Feb 3, 2013
| 4:21 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — It was a game of disputed deflections and odd bounces, with the puck behaving more like that oblong ball with the laces more commonly associated with Super Bowl Sunday. The strangest carom of all came on a simple dump-in that hit a...
| Jan 17, 2013
| 7:09 AM
The New York Rangers made a big push in trading for Rick Nash to improve their chances of winning a championship for the first time since 1994.
"It's the right time for him to be here with us," Rangers coach John Tortorella said.
On the opposite...
| Jan 18, 2013
| 10:00 PM
7 a.m. Tennis: Australian Open (d.).--ESPN2
9 a.m. Talk: Sports Highlights (d.; on Cox cable channel 47 and Verizon FiOs 17 in Newport News).--NNPS
9:30 a.m. College highlights: Maryland basketball, then Virginia at 10, Virginia Tech at 10:30 and...