The Early Lead: Pittsburgh Penguins


Posted at 09:16 AM ET, 10/02/2013

Penguins support Pirates with Wiffle Ball on ice (video)

One key thing to remember when playing baseball in skates: No sliding.

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Tags:  Hockey, Pittsburgh Penguins, Pittsburgh Pirates, Sidney Crosby

Posted at 10:51 AM ET, 04/15/2013

Sidney Crosby back on the ice before Penguins practice

Pittsburgh star has been out since his jaw and teeth were broken by a flying puck March 31.

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Tags:  NHL, Pittsburgh Penguins, Sidney Crosby

Posted at 10:22 AM ET, 03/28/2013

Iginla traded to Penguins, not Bruins, in Stanley-Cup-or-bust move

General Manager Ray Shero admits "We're all in" to try to win the Stanley Cup.

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Tags:  Jarome Iginla, NHL, Pittsburgh Penguins

Posted at 08:50 AM ET, 02/06/2013

Sidney Crosby hit in face by puck, but keeps playing (video)

Penguins captain is only briefly sidelined after scary moment.

By Cindy Boren  |  08:50 AM ET, 02/06/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  NHL, Pittsburgh Penguins, Sidney Crosby