The 2018 offseason is about to start to pick up with the draft being less then a month away. Rumors will swirl and players will be dealt leading up to and throughout the draft. It’s an exciting time for hockey … Continue reading Best trade partners for the Penguins
In this era of Penguins history, it is common to lean on Sidney Crosby and Evgeni Malkin to lead the team to glory. The strategy has worked perfectly in the championship runs of 2009 and 2017 where the superstars combined … Continue reading Depth scoring the key to making another deep run
Derick Brassard has been the subject of a number of rumors that have linked him to the Penguins, the Blue Jackets and several other teams, and those rumors were reignited when Brassard missed practice today with a ‘maintenance day’: Official … Continue reading Who is Derick Brassard?
The Penguins have had one of the better bottom six forward groups in the league for the past two years. This year’s bottom six is not that. Let’s just state the obvious, this bottom six could use some work. Losing … Continue reading Should We Expect More From the Bottom Six?
The Penguins can only not be the Penguins for so long. They’ve surprisingly had struggles scoring goals all season, especially at even strength. They rank 19th in the NHL in goals per game, which is very un-Penguin-like. Well you are … Continue reading Pens On Verge of Offensive Outbreak
The Penguins boast a collection of skaters on their team that could hold their own in any dead sprint on the ice. Carl Hagelin might be the fastest skater the Penguins have, and it’s a wonderful asset, but with his lack of … Continue reading Is It Time to Trade Carl Hagelin?
Over the past couple of games, I’ve noticed that Carl Hagelin seems to be skating much better than he had in the playoffs last year. Of course, he dealt with an injured foot and couldn’t maximize his skating ability. In turn, … Continue reading What To Do With Carl Hagelin
2016-17 Regular Season 61 GP, 6 G, 16 A, 22 PTS, +10, 16 PIM 2016-17 Playoffs 15 GP, 2 G, 0 A, 2 PTS, -2, 19 PIM Player Grade (C-) This is the worst season Carl Hagelin has ever had, … Continue reading Offseason Player Grades: Carl Hagelin
It’s been 25 days since the Penguins won the Stanley Cup (again) followed by the victory parade and I am riding just as high as I hope many Pens fans still are. I was in attendance at the 2016 parade … Continue reading What Penguins Would Have Fun Days With Cup?
As the Penguins head into game two, they will likely be getting forward Carl Hagelin back from injury. This is a development that many analysts believe could swing the series in the Pens’ favor. Now, after winning game one, the Pens … Continue reading Is It That Far Fetched To Give Sheary A Break?