Geno to be Alternate Captain

October, 1, 2008

Evgeni Malkin says that he will serve as the alternate captain for the month of October. This is yet to be confirmed by Therrien, all he will say is that the Alternate Captains will be named this weekend. ... More.


Sid's New NHL Commercial

October, 2, 2008

I just came across Crosby's new commercial for the NHL and thought I would share this one with everyone. ... More.


Pens Prevail Over Jokerit

October, 3, 2008

The Penguins defeated Jokerit of the Finnish Elite League today by a score of 4-1. Scoring goals for the Pens were Malkin, Fedotenko, Kennedy, adn Dupuis. Evgeni Malkin and Brooks Orpik were the Alternate Captains for this game. ... More.


Orpik and Malkin Named Alernates

October, 3, 2008

Brooks Orpik was named as an Alternate Captain today for as Sarge is sidelined with the shoulder injury. Geno was also named as the first rotating Alternate Captain for the month of October, he remain the Alternate for the entire month and a new player will take the role every month during the regu... More.


Season Opening Roster Finalized

October, 3, 2008

The final preseason roster move was made today sending Finnish foward Janne Pesonen to the Pens AHL affiliate Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins and keeping burgh native Bill Thomas on the NHL roster. Pesonen will remain in Stockholm with the Pens for the weekend before reporting to the Baby Pens. ... More.


Puck Drops Today

October, 4, 2008

The puck drops between the Pens and Sens today at 2:30pm to start the 2008-2009 NHL Season. Mats Sundin will be taking part in the ceremonial puck drop. ... More.


Pens Prevail in Extra Innings

October, 25, 2008

4   3 The Pens prevailed over the Senators in the season opener today by a score of 4-3. Tyler Kennedy came up bug with 2 goals in the game the first came in the first minute of the game and his second was the game winner in over time. Malk... More.


Pens Fall to Sens 3-1

October, 25, 2008

1   3 The Penguins fell to the Senators in the second game of the Stockholm series yesterday by a final score of 3-1. There are some obvious issues that need to be addressed coming out of this series such as the almost non-existent powerpla... More.


Hey Bob

October, 6, 2008

I've heard about this video for the past couple weeks now but i could never seem to find it until today when I was clicking through some videos on youtube. Your going to have to check it out for yourself because there is no way you will believe me if I just told what is said. ... More.


NFL Hockey Get it While Its Hot

October, 7, 2008

So Crosby's DVD came out today and apparently Giant Eagle doesn't know that Sid plays for the NHL and not the NFL. I found this over at TPB and thought I would share this with everyone. ... More.


Well the Devils came over to Pittsburgh

October, 8, 2008

The Pens have enlisted a new mascot named Charlie Daniels for this weekends game against the Devils and he has done a song to the tune of "The Devil Went Down to Georgia" by Charlie Daniels Band which will be played outside Mellon Arena beginning 24 hours prior to the drop of the puck on Saturday.... More.


In Between Now and Then

October, 10, 2008

Well there hasn't been much news lately everything has been crawling since the Stockholm games have ended. About the only news this week is that Janne Pesonen and John Curry have both been assigned to the Baby Pens, Jeff Taffe was placed on waivers by the Pens and Kris Beech is MIA he is said to be... More.


A Great Day For Hockey

October, 10, 2008

The Pens released their new marketing plan for the upcoming season today on their website . “A Great Day For Hockey” symbolizes the optimism of Penguins hockey and the Penguins’ fan experience, blending the echoes of past success with the promise of an exciting future. ... More.


Devils Win in OT

October, 25, 2008

1   2 Well first off sorry I haven't posted all weekend I was in Morgantown, West Virginia where they hate Pittsburgh or anything non WV with a passion except the Steelers for some reason. But anyways I didn't get to see much of the game be... More.


Hockeys Toughest Bastards

October, 13, 2008

Maxim magazine did a list of the 12 toughest players in hockey and low and behold guess who was number 1. None other than the Le Magnifique Mario Lemieux and his tough guy cred was beating cancer. ... More.


In Case You Were Not There

October, 14, 2008

I found these pictures over on the Empty Netters of the new banners that were hung at the arena and thought I'd share em with those whom were unable to be at the arena for the game on saturday. In case you forgot what the old ones looked like here ya go. ... More.


Free Candy

October, 14, 2008

In case you don't know about the free candy, here is a video to fill you in. Orpik even handed out some free candy to Ruutu. ... More.


The Battle of Pennsylvania 10/14/08

October, 25, 2008

3   2 This year's first edition of Pens vs. Flyers was a fight to the finish it even required almost an entire overtime period to be decided by a Pascal Dupuis score making the final score 3-2 in favor of the Mighty Penguins. Goals were sco... More.


Eric Godard Vs Riley Cote 10/14/08

October, 15, 2008

Here is the Godard fight from last night in case you happened to have missed it. ... More.


Game Day Pens vs Capitals 10/16/08

October, 16, 2008

And it starts now Crosby vs. Ovechkin Chapter 1 of the 2008-2009 hockey season. Who is better in my opinion I would rather have Sid and Geno than Ovechkin on my team. But that is my opinion and you are entitled to your own on the matter. The puck is supposed to d... More.


What Happened?

October, 16, 2008

3   4 The Pens came out strong in the first 2 periods and then they fell flat on their ass in the third. I thought coming into the third the game was well in hand being up 3-1 and playing a solid game throughout the first two periods, but the thi... More.


Paul Bissonnette vs Matt Bradley

October, 16, 2008

Here is the fight from the Caps game tonight which involved Paul Bissonnette busting open Matt Bradley's nose. ... More.


Crosby and Malkin to Play Together Again

October, 17, 2008

It's being reported on the Penguins website that Sidney Crosby and Evgeni Malkin will play on the same line tomorrow nite against the Toronto Maple Leafs, Pascal Dupuis will join them on the 1st line.  The other lines will consist of Ruslan Fedotenko-Jordan Staal-Petr Sykora on the second li... More.


One for the Books

October, 19, 2008

4   1 Well I can't really give my opinion on the game because I was attending Slippery Rock's Homecoming festivities so I'm not going to try and create some bullshit recap and opinion on a game I barely saw. The only thing I can tell you is... More.


Game Day Pens vs Bruins 10/20/08

October, 20, 2008

The Pens will take on the Boston Bruins tonight @ 7:00pm, and they will do so with Dany Sabourin in net giving Fleury the day off to rest after he tended goal the first 6 games of the season with a record of 3-2-1 with a 2.42 goals allowed and a .924 s... More.


Pens Power Past Bruins in Shootout

October, 24, 2008

2   1 The Pens came out on top tonite 2-1 in a shootout with the Bruins with on goal from Evgeni Malkin as the 5th shooter in the shootout. Dany Sabourin had a suberb night stopping 35 of 36 shots the Bruins laid on net. Godard got into ano... More.


Top 10 Sidney Crosby goals

October, 22, 2008

Here is the video of the Top 10 Sidney Crosby goals that were on TSN Monday night. ... More.


Big Hal Gill Out

October, 22, 2008

Hal Gill will not be in the lineup tomorrow night for the game against the Carolina Hurricanes. He will be sidelined with what the Trib says is an undisclosed injury. ... More.


Game Day Pens vs Hurricanes 10/23/08

October, 23, 2008

The Penguins will take on the Carolina Hurricanes tonight @ 7:30pm at Mellon Arena. This will be the last Pens home game until November the 6th when they host the Oilers. The Pens will take the ice tonight without defenseman Hal Gill whom is out with an ... More.


Dan LaCouture vs Paul Bissonnette

October, 23, 2008

Here is the fight between Bisonnette and LaCouture from the first period of tonight's game. ... More.


Staal vs. Staal This Time Jordan Wins

October, 24, 2008

4   1 The Pens came out victorious last night by a score of 4-1 over the Carolina Hurricanes. The game was pretty fast paced throughout constant puck movement no one held on to the puck to long in either zone. The Canes got on the boa... More.


Game Day Pens vs Rangers 10/25/08

October, 25, 2008

The Pens square off against Atlantic Division leading New York Rangers tonight @ 7:00pm. The Penguins will take the ice tonight without Big Hal Gill in the lineup again who is still out with an undiclosed injury. The projected lines for tonights game are... More.


Pens Fail to Capitalize

October, 25, 2008

2   3 For the second time this season the Penguins gave up a multiple goal lead in the third period to lose game. This time the Rangers tied the game with 8.1 seconds remaining in regualtion after Crosby missed an empty netter from ... More.


Game Day Pens vs Sharks 10/28/08

October, 28, 2008

The Penguins go into San Jose tonight at 10:30pm eastern time to start there trip out west. Hopefully the Pens have taken a look into their third period woes in the time off since the collapse Saturday against the Rangers in New York. Hal Gill is not in ... More.


I Will Act Now

October, 28, 2008

I was looking through some vids on youtube and I came across this video of the Opening Jumbotron sequence for this month, and it kinda sounds like Optimus Prime is doing the voice over. But in all its a pretty good vid so give it a look. I wonder if they will be doing a different one fo... More.


Pens Get Bitten by the Sharks

October, 29, 2008

1   2 Well being that I fell asleep during the pregame last night I didn't get to see any of the game so let's check out some highlights. From what I can see in the highlights the Pens seemed to be outplayed throughout th... More.


Pop Up Video

October, 29, 2008

Remember that show on VH1 from back in the day Pop-Up Video that played some random 80's music video and had all those little bubbles that would pop up with some random information on the song or the band and how it pertained to some other random shit that no one cared about. Well Esmark recently r... More.


Game Day Penguins vs Coyotes 10/30/08

October, 30, 2008

The Penguins go into Phoenix tonight at 10:00pm to take on the Coyotes in the second game of their west coast trip. Coming into this game Coach Michel Therrien has shaken things up a bit and broken up the Crosby-Malkin pairing on the first line. The forw... More.


Iceburgh vs Pirate Parrot

October, 30, 2008

With the presidential election coming up and all the attack ads on the tv it was only a matter of time before these campain ads started coming out with Iceburgh attacking the credibility of one Pirate Parrot. These ads are just too funny check em out. ... More.


Penguins Falter on the Road Against Coyotes

October, 31, 2008

1   4 Well atleast I didn't miss much last night when I fell asleep during the first intermission. From what i saw the Penguins were getting dominated on the road again by another Western Conference team. Why don't we watch some hight... More.