Grading the Pittsburgh Penguins Defence

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The Pittsburgh Penguins defence has weathered many a storm just over a month into the 2020-2021 NHL season. With as many as five defencemen out of the lineup at once, the Penguins organizational defensive depth has been tested to the max. 11 different defencemen have dressed for the Penguins so far this season.  Top-pair defender […] 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


Three Thoughts: Pittsburgh Penguins Storylines to Watch

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Although the Pittsburgh Penguins had a short break in their schedule due to the New Jersey Devils overflowing their COVID-19 list, the storylines do not stop around this team. We’ve seen the good, the bad, and the ugly with this team just a few weeks into the 2021 NHL season. Today, we examine three Pittsburgh […] 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 Pittsburgh Penguins Defence Facing Immense Challenge

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Does the Pittsburgh Penguins defence, or the organization understand the meaning of the word “healthy”? It seems not. There are days that it feels like the Penguins’ medical staff is busier than the rest of the organization put together. If Penguins General Manager Jim Rutherford had any hair left, he’d have every right to be […] READ MORE




Pittsburgh Penguins Evgeni Malkin Has Elbow Surgery

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The Pittsburgh Penguins announced that forward Evgeni Malkin is sidelined for three to four weeks after undergoing successful left elbow surgery. Pittsburgh made the injury announcement on Monday. Evgeni Malkin underwent successful left elbow surgery. The surgery was performed at UPMC Presbyterian Hospital by team physician, Dr. Dharmesh Vyas, and Dr. John Fowler of UPMC […] READ MORE