Penguins blank Kings 3-0 (31-Oct-2014)
Marc-Andre Fleury has a 36-save shutout as the Penguins beat the Kings 3-0 in front of 18,570 at CONSOL Energy Center. Chris Kunitz scored his fourth and fifth goals of the season and Kris Letang added his first of the season. Evgeni Malkin's assist on the first Kunitz goal gives him 400 career assists. The power play went 2 for 6.
Pittsburgh Penguins November Practice Schedule (30-Oct-2014)
The Pittsburgh Penguins' November 2014 Practice Schedule has been released. The Penguins have two open practices at Southpointe in November.
Penguins crush Devils 8-3 (29-Oct-2014)
The Penguins score seven unanswered goals in 8-3 win over the Devils in front of 18,650 at CONSOL Energy Center. New Jersey scored nine seconds into the game and built a 3-1 lead early in the second when Pittsburgh woke up and scored the game's remaining seven goals. The Pens went 3 for 7 on the power play. Marc-Andre Fleury stopped 16 of 19 shots.
Maatta to undergo surgery for thyroid tumor (27-Oct-2014)
The Penguins announced today that D Olli Maatta will undergo surgery next week to remove a tumor from his neck that could be a low-grade thyroid cancer. After the surgery, Maatta is expected to return to playing within four weeks.
Penguins blank Predators 3-0 (25-Oct-2014)
The Penguins limit Nashville to just 25 shots on goal and win 3-0 in front of 17,218 at Bridgestone Arena. The Pens got a first period goal from Sidney Crosby and then two power-play goals from Evgeni Malkin and Pascal Dupuis in the third. Dupuis' goal was his 400th career point. Marc-Andre Fleury stopped all 25 shots he faced for his 29th career shutout.
Penguins blow late 3-1 lead and lose 4-3 to Red Wings in overtime (24-Oct-2014)
The Penguins blow a late two-goal lead and lose 4-3 to Detroit in overtime in front of 20,027 at Joe Louis Arena. The Pens seemed to be cruising to a 3-1 win on goals from Pascal Dupuis, Olli Maatta and Chris Kunitz before giving up two goals in the last 2:39 of the game and then lost on a Justin Abdelkader goal in overtime. Thomas Greiss, in his first game for Pittsburgh, made 27 saves on 31 shots.
Penguins lose 5-3 to the Flyers (23-Oct-2014)
The Flyers increase their regular-season record to 10-1-1 at the Consol Energy Center with a 5-3 win over the Penguins in front of 18,661. The Pens got goals from Nick Spaling, Pascal Dupuis and Marcel Goc. Marc-Andre Fleury made 28 saves on 32 shots.
Penguins defeat Islanders 3-1; Crosby gets 500th assist (19-Oct-2014)
The Penguins defeat the previously unbeaten Islanders 3-1 in front of 18,655 at CONSOL Energy Center. The big story was special teams play as the Penguins went 2 for 4 on the power-play while the Islander went 0 for 7. Evgeni Malkin scored one of the power-play goals while Patric Hornqvist scored a power-play and empty-net goal. Sidney Crosby had two assists and became the sixth-fastest player to reach 500 assists behind Wayne Gretzky, Mario Lemieux, Peter Stastny, Bobby Orr, and Peter Forsberg. Marc-Andre Fleury made 34 saves on 35 shots.
Penguins lose to Stars 3-2 on late power-play goal (16-Oct-2014)
The Stars score a power-play goal with 2.9 seconds to go to defeat the Penguins 3-2 in front of 18,615 at CONSOL Energy Center. Pittsburgh jumped out to a 2-0 lead in the first on power-play goals from Sidney Crosby and Chris Kunitz. Pascal Dupuis was stretchered off the ice in the second period after getting hit with the puck in the neck. Marc-Andre Fleury made 25 saves on 28 shots.
Penguins cruise by Maple Leafs 5-2 (12-Oct-2014)
The Penguins easily win their first road game of the season 5-2 over the Maple Leafs in front of 19,039 at Air Canada Centre. Pittsburgh jumped out to a 3-0 first-period lead on goals from Patric Hornqvist, Sidney Crosby and Chris Kunitz. Evgeni Malkin got his first of the season at 13:46 of the second on the power play. Brandon Sutter finished off the scoring in the third. The Pittsburgh power play went 3 for 5. Marc-Andre Fleury made 23 saves on 25 shots for his second win of the year.
Mike Johnston era begins with a 6-4 win over the Ducks (9-Oct-2014)
The Penguins open the 2014-15 regular season with a 6-4 win over Anaheim in front of 18,633 at CONSOL Energy Center. Pittsburgh got goals from Patric Hornqvist, Sidney Crosby (2), Pascal Dupuis, Blake Comeau and Brandon Sutter. Marc-Andre Fleury made 25 saves on 29 shots.