Pittsburgh Penguins Olli Maatta Traded to Chicago Blackhawks for Dominik Kahun

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The Pittsburgh Penguins have agreed to trade defenceman Olli Maatta to the Chicago Blackhawks in exchange for forward Dominik Kahun and a fifth-round pick in this year’s NHL Draft. TRADE ALERT: Defenseman Olli Maatta has been acquired from Pittsburgh in exchange for forward Dominik Kahun and a fifth-round pick in the 2019 #NHLDraft. Maatta’s contract […] READ MORE


Pittsburgh Penguins Lose Kris Letang to Injury Again

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Kris Letang is listed as day-to-day with an upper-body injury. The Pittsburgh Penguins defenceman will be absent from the lineup as they take on the New York Rangers Monday night. Penguins Kris Letang Injured #Pens HCMS: Letang has an upper-body injury. Will not play tonight — Josh Getzoff (@PensJG) March 25, 2019 Penguins head coach […] READ MORE


Pittsburgh Penguins Place Olli Maatta on Injured Reserve

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Olli Maatta was placed on Injured Reserve by the Pittsburgh Penguins Tuesday afternoon. The move comes after the defenseman left Mondays game with an upper-body injury. Olli Maatta Injured The Penguins have placed defenseman Olli Maatta on injured reserve. Maatta will be out indefinitely after suffering an upper-body injury in last night's game against the […] READ MORE


Pittsburgh Penguins Youth Looks to Make Their Mark in New Season

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The Pittsburgh Penguins take the ice tonight in their 2018-19 home opener against the defending Stanley Cup champions the Washington Capitals. The off-season proved to be a productive one for the team. They added some young new prospects to their roster who are sure to complement the veterans. These new players will be joining the […] READ MORE



Olli Maatta’s Redemption Tour in Full Effect

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Going into this season, Olli Maatta was under heavy fire from some as he struggled at key points last season. He also battled injury, but when he came back, his skating looked worse than it did before the injury. Even before his injury, his speed was an issue. There was plenty of speculation that he […] READ MORE



Olli Maatta To Miss Six Weeks After Successful Hand Surgery

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Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Olli Maatta will be sidelined for six weeks after undergoing surgery to repair a damaged left hand. The injury occurred late in Thursday’s match-up against the Winnipeg Jets when Maatta was hit by Jets’ forward Adam Lowry. Maatta left the game and would not return. Early Friday, Maatta underwent surgery, which was […] READ MORE


Defensive Preview : Pittsburgh Penguins

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The 2016-17 season is fast approaching with preseason in full swing. With the season looming, every team is getting their ducks in a row for the new campaign, including the defending Stanley Cup Champion Pittsburgh Penguins. Pundits have made much of the Penguins’ star-powered offense but have given the deep blue line relatively little attention. The Penguins […] READ MORE