Penguins lose 6-3 to Avalanche (28-Nov-2018)
The Penguins, despite a natural hat trick from Sidney Crosby, lose 6-3 to Colorado in front of 17,348 at Pepsi Center. Crosby has 14 points (7g, 7a) in his past eight games. Tristan Jarry stopped 20 of 25 shots.
Pittsburgh Penguins December 2018 Practice Schedule (26-Nov-2018)
The Pittsburgh Penguins' December 2018 Practice Schedule has been released. The Penguins have two open practices at the Lemieux Sports Complex in December.
Penguins lose 5-4 to Sabres in overtime (19-Nov-2018)
The Penguins blow a 4-1 lead and lose 5-4 in overtime to Buffalo in front of 18,618 at PPG Paints Arena. Pittsburgh found themselves up 4-1 early in the second period on goals from Derick Brassard, Phil Kessel, Jake Guentzel and Tanner Pearson but gave up two in the second and two more in the third. Buffalo got the game-winner from Jack Eichel 45 seconds into overtime. Casey DeSmith stopped 35 of 40 shots.
Penguins lose 6-4 to Senators (17-Nov-2018)
The Penguins fall to 1-7-1 in their last nine games with a 6-4 loss to Ottawa in front of 17,692 at Canadian Tire Centre. Kris Letang (PPG), Zach Astin-Reese, Matt Cullen and Patric Hornqvist scored for Pittsburgh. Matt Murray gave up three goals on ten shots and was pulled after the first period.
Penguins lose 4-3 to Lightning (15-Nov-2018)
The Penguins fall to 1-6-1 in their last eight games with a 4-3 loss to Tampa Bay in front of 18,422 at PPG Paints Arena. The Pens gave up four power-play goals (three to Brayden Point in 91 seconds). Patric Hornqvist (2) and Phil Kessel scored for Pittsburgh. Matt Murray took the loss with and gave up four goals on 26 shots.
Penguins lose 4-2 to Devils (13-Nov-2018)
The Penguins fall to 1-5-1 in their last seven games with a 4-2 loss to New Jersey in front of 15,108 at Prudential Center. The Pens got goals from Phil Kessel and Jake Guentzel. New Jersey's Taylor Hall had a four-point night (2g, 2a).
Penguins blank Coyotes 4-0 (10-Nov-2018)
The Penguins end their five-game losing streak with a 4-0 shutout of Arizona in front of 18,596 at PPG Paints Arena. Casey DeSmith got the 39-save shutout and the Pens got goals from Crosby, Simon, Hornqvist and Dumoulin.
Penguins lose 2-1 to Caps (7-Nov-2018)
The Penguins lose 2-1 to the Capitals in front of 18,506 at Capital One Arena. Braden Holtby stole the game for Washington as the Pens outshot the Caps 42-22. Sidney Crosby scored the lone Pittsburgh goal at 12:16 of the first on the power play. Ovechkin tied it on the power play in the second and TJ Oshie, who was injured twice in the game, got the game-winner with 1:14 to go in the game. The Pens have now lost five in a row.
Penguins lose 3-2 to Islanders in shootout (1-Nov-2018)
The Penguins lose 3-2 in shootout to Isles in front of 10,910 at Barclays Center. The story of the game was Islanders' goaltender, Thomas Greiss, who made 29 saves and got NY the sweep of the home-and-home series. Dominik Simon and Evgeni Malkin each scored power-play goals. Malkin extended his point streak to nine games (6g, 11a).