The NHL Awards show is usually a bit of an afterthought, but not this year. We’re also getting the Vegas Golden Knights’ expansion draft picks on Wednesday night, which makes this a particularly special occasion for the hockey world. Awards like the Hart Trophy will be announced as always, but all eyes will be on […]
The Pittsburgh Penguins are back-to-back Stanley Cup champions. While celebrations have already begun, the Penguins have brought the Stanley Cup back home to party with their fans. On Wednesday, the Penguins championship parade will kick off at 11 a.m. EST, following the same parade route as last year, starting at Grant Street at Liberty Avenue.
David Poile is setting his priorities straight. Nashville's longtime GM said he'll begin contract negotiations with pending restricted free agents Ryan Johansen and Viktor Arvidsson next week, according to NHL.com's Robby Stanley. “We have contracts to do,” Poile said. “The most notable are Ryan Johansen and Viktor Arvidsson. Both are restricted free agents (on July […]
Game 6 of the Stanley Cup Final is off to a fast start in Nashville, with both teams with quick scoring chances. Scoring first hasn't always been a determining factor between the Penguins and Predators. Nashville scored first in a 4-1 loss in Game 2, while the Pittsburgh opened the scoring in a 5-1 loss […]
The Pittsburgh Penguins need one more win on Sunday to accomplish a hockey feat not seen since the late 1990s. The Nashville Predators will host Game 6 of the Stanley Cup Final on the brink of elimination after a miserable Game 5 rout in Pennsylvania. Pittsburgh, the defending champions, could become the first back-to-back Stanley […]
It appears to be just a matter of time before the Vegas Golden Knights announce their first trade as a franchise. General manager George McPhee was in Buffalo for the NHL Combine this past weekend where he was able to pick the brains of many teams regarding potential trade opportunities with the expansion draft a […]
When the Penguins were staggered in the postseason over the last two seasons, Murray was there to catch them. Murray followed a Game 3 loss to the Nashville Predators with another loss on Monday night, having given up three goals on 25 shots in Game 4 and eight goals on 58 shots in the two […]
The party is likely continuing in Nashville as we speak. In Game 3 of the Stanley Cup Final, the Predators welcomed hockey’s biggest stage with some catfish and a great atmosphere. Nashville can tie it 2-2 with a win, or the Penguins can get within one of a championship repeat with a chance to close […]
The Nashville Predators are in a bad way. Down 2-0 in the Stanley Cup Final with a goaltending crisis on their hands, the Predators return home for Game 3 on Saturday to face the Pittsburgh Penguins. It’ll be the first Stanley Cup Final game ever on Nashville ice.
The Pittsburgh Penguins are in control of the Stanley Cup Final but are aware of the challenge that awaits when the series shifts to Nashville where the Predators have been near perfect during the NHL playoffs. The Predators' Bridgestone Arena is one of the NHL's loudest venues and Penguins captain Sidney Crosby said his team […]
Nashville Predators head coach Peter Laviolette was given two specific opportunities to address Pekka Rinne's status following a Game 2 loss in which the goaltender was pulled, but didn't come outright and say if he plans to go right back to a player largely responsible for getting his team to the Stanley Cup Final in […]
Let's do this, @penguins. #HereWeGo pic.twitter.com/9sYKiawx2r — Pittsburgh Steelers (@steelers) May 30, 2017 Ben Roethlisberger knows a thing or two about winning a championship, so he lent a hand to the Pittsburgh Penguins as they hosted Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Final on Monday. The Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback, who has been known to check […]