Panarin lifts Rangers past Penguins 4-3 in OT in Game 7
Artemi Panarin scored a power-play goal 4:46 into overtime and the New York Rangers beat the Pittsburgh Penguins 4-3 Sunday night to advance to the second round of the Stanley Cup playoffs. Mika Zibanejad had a goal and two assists, and Chris Kreider and K’Andre Miller also scored for New York, which got its third straight comeback win after trailing 3-1 in the series.news.yahoo.com
Pens chase Shesterkin again, topple Rangers 7-2 for 3-1 lead
Sidney Crosby had a goal and three assists to become the sixth player in NHL history to reach 200 career playoff points and the Pittsburgh Penguins throttled the New York Rangers 7-2 to take a 3-1 lead in their Eastern Conference first-round series.
Crosby, Guentzel lead Pens past Islanders, back to playoffs
Jake Guentzel scored twice, Sidney Crosby also had a goal and the Pittsburgh Penguins earned a playoff berth for the 16th straight season with a 6-3 victory over the New York Islanders on Thursday night. Guentzel scored his 36th and 37th goals and Crosby his 29th as the Penguins extended the longest active postseason streak among teams in major North American professional sports. Danton Heinen equaled a career high with his 16th goal, while Kris Letang and Brock McGinn also scored for Pittsburgh, which tied Calgary for the seventh-longest playoff streak in the NHL since 1967.news.yahoo.com
Calvin Pickard steps up as Red Wings top Penguins in shootout
The Detroit Red Wings rebounded from their worst defensive performance of the season with a solid all-around effort on Friday. Lucas Raymond scored the lone goal of the shootout and Calvin Pickard made 36 saves regulation and overtime as the Red Wings defeated the Pittsburgh Penguins 3-2 at PPG Paints Arena. The Red Wings outshot the Penguins 4-1 in overtime, when Dylan Larkin had an excellent opportunity to win it, getting robbed by an outstanding glove save from Casey DeSmith. The Red Wings led 1-0 after a strong first period, getting a goal from Smith at 18:19. The Red Wings have a quick turnaround before hosting another top team with high-end offense when the Toronto Maple Leafs visit Little Caesars Arena on Saturday (7 p.m., Bally Sports Detroit).mlive.com
Winnipeg Jets vs. Pittsburgh Penguins - NHL (1/23/22) | Faceoff, How to Watch
Two of the hottest teams in the NHL will tangle on Sunday afternoon, as the surging Pittsburgh Penguins get set to host the Winnipeg Jets, who are trying to get back into a playoff position in the ultra-competitive Central Division. After a really slow start to the season, the Penguins have picked up steam over the last month, catapulting themselves into a Wild Card spot as we creep towards the All-Star break. Watch the NHL on DirecTV StreamWinnipeg is sitting in an odd spot rounding out the weekend. What: NHL HockeyWho: Winnipeg Jets (17-12-6) vs. Pittsburgh Penguins (23-10-5)When: Sunday, January 23Time: 1:00 p.m. ETWhere: PPG Paints Arena (Pittsburgh, Pa.)Channel: NHL NetworkStream: DirecTV Stream, Sling, FuboTV (Free Trial)Check out the NHL standings and results on NHL.commlive.com
Kapanen scores twice; Pens welcome back fans with 5-2 win
Kapanen scored two goals and the Penguins defeated the Flyers 5-2 on Tuesday night. Penguins’ players raised their sticks and saluted the fans in attendance following the win. Following a scoreless first period, Farabee and Kapanen scored 1:07 apart to open the second period. The Flyers will welcome fans back to the Wells Fargo Center on Sunday against Washington. The Penguins scored three goals and outshot the Flyers 13-3 to start the second period.
Guentzel's winner lifts Penguins by Capitals 4-3 in shootout
DeSmith figured Ovechkin would try to fire one past him rather than deke his way to the net. DeSmith stayed upright as Ovechkin closed in and felt the familiar smack of rubber hitting him and not the net. “I thought our guys played hard in the second and third against a really good team,” Penguins coach Mike Sullivan said. While Sullivan remains confident Jarry will be fine, he turned to DeSmith to help get Pittsburgh going. Washington went 1 for 4 on the power play, a tap-in goal by Backstrom in the second that gave the Capitals a 3-2 lead.
Penguins star Crosby misses practice with undisclosed issue
PITTSBURGH Pittsburgh Penguins star Sidney Crosby did not practice on Sunday, a day after leaving a team scrimmage with an undisclosed health issue. The team captain and two-time NHL MVP scored during an organized scrimmage on Saturday. Youre trying the wrong guy, Recchi said. Sorry about that.Crosby, playing alongside Jake Guentzel and Conor Sheary, scored a goal for the black team during a 7-0 romp over the white team. The Penguins are about two weeks out from facing Montreal in the qualifying round of the 24-team NHL postseason.
NHL camps to open July 10 if league, players agree to resume
The NHL and NHL Players' Association gave the go-ahead Thursday for teams to open training camp on July 10 in the next step forward toward completing the pandemic-delayed season. Players were allowed to resume small-group, voluntary workouts and teams could open their training facilities Monday. Groups of players began skating this week, while others were waiting for a firm timeline to ramp up for games. This year youre not going to be going into training camp and the first game of the season. The other 16 teams play best-of-five series.
Red Wings fall to Penguins, 5-3, lose 11th straight
The Red Wings were penalized for having too many men on the ice shortly thereafter and John Marino sealed the victory with an empty-net goal. The rebuilding Red Wings have lost 11 in a row, their longest losing streak since dropping a franchise-record 14 consecutive games during the 1981-82 season. NOTES: Rust played in his second straight game after missing three in a row with a lower-body injury. ... Malkin entered the game with 26 points in 18 games against the Red Wings. Red Wings: Play at Winnipeg on Tuesday night.