Evgeni Malkin Injured, Out for Tonight’s Pittsburgh Penguins Game

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Pittsburgh Penguins superstar forward Evgeni Malkin is injured and out for tonight’s game. His lower-body injury will prevent him from playing in the game against the New Jersey Devils. #NHL #Pens – Evgeni Malkin (lower body) is out Thursday at New Jersey — Action Labs (@ActionLabs_HQ) March 18, 2021 Evgeni Malkin Injured, Unavailable Against the […] READ MORE


Inconsistency Plaguing the 2020-21 Pittsburgh Penguins

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The only constant in the 2020-21 Pittsburgh Penguins game of late has been their inconsistent play and lack of a constant sense of urgency. While that sounds antithetical to a degree, the Pittsburgh Penguins have truly embodied that during the 2020-21 season. Especially in the last couple of weeks. From period to period, Mike Sullivan […] READ MORE


Three Thoughts: Pittsburgh Penguins Bryan Rust is Legit

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Here we are over 25 percent into this shortened 2020-21 NHL season and the Pittsburgh Penguins continue to have ups and downs. With new players continuing to step up, this team is trending in the right direction. Today, we examine three Pittsburgh Penguins players impacting this team’s performance right now. Bryan Rust and Other Standouts Mike […] READ MORE


An Open Letter to the Pittsburgh Penguins’ New GM Ron Hextall

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It’s been a wild season thus far for Penguins fans. After general manager Jim Rutherford surprisingly stepped down, a hole was left in the Penguins front office. This was just recently filled by Ron Hextall and Brian Burke. To them, welcome to Pittsburgh. An Open Letter to the Pittsburgh Penguins’ New Management To: Ron Hextall […] READ MORE


NHL Rumours: Pittsburgh Penguins, Montreal Canadiens, Calgary Flames

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Hello and welcome to a Sunday edition of NHL Rumours! It’s hard to believe that the year is already over 1/10 complete. Teams are busy managing injuries, suspensions, and what happens on the ice itself. Last Word on Hockey is your best place for news and analysis, so check with us often. Today’s NHL rumours […] READ MORE


Pittsburgh Penguins Analysis After Eight Games

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There are lots of Pittsburgh Penguins analysis this week as they have given us many storylines to talk about just a few weeks into this brand new season. Today, we examine three observations from the Penguins play thus far and how they will impact the future performances of this roster. What have we learned about […] READ MORE


Pittsburgh Penguins General Manager Jim Rutherford Resigns

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It was announced today that Jim Rutherford has resigned as Pittsburgh Penguins general manager. This is a stunning announcement that no one saw coming. He cited “personal reasons” as to why he’s stepping away from the team. As the announcement also says, Patrik Allvin will be the interim general manager. Also, the search for a […] READ MORE


Grading the Pittsburgh Penguins Offence So Far

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Slow, unmenacing starts to the season are nothing new to the Pittsburgh Penguins. And this year is more of the same. This was made evident in the recent series against the Washington Capitals, who have become one of the toughest teams in the league. The Caps snatched early leads in both games of the series […] READ MORE


NHL Predictions for January 15th

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The NHL is finally back and the first couple of days have seen some great hockey. Now a few days in, we can expect to see teams start to find a groove as linemates develop chemistry with one another. Today’s slate of action features some of the best rivalries the league has to offer. Now […] READ MORE