Some of the most remarkable accomplishments that GM Jim Rutherford completed when transitioning the Pittsburgh Penguins team to this 2017 season was keeping pretty much all of the roster in tact and together. The only player that the Penguins lost was Beau Bennet and Ben Lovejoy, and with all due respect to Mr. Bennet, I don’t think any Pens fan cares or even missed him. Lovejoy … Continue reading Ranking The Biggest Player Losses Due to Free Agency
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 and had the time of my life for numerous reasons. While I wasn’t able to make it to this years 2017 parade, having some beers … Continue reading What Penguins Would Have Fun Days With Cup?
The Penguins acquired defenseman Ron Hainsey from the Penguins in exchange for Daniel Kristo and a second round pick. The Hurricanes retained half of Hainsey’s salary. The 35 year old defenseman, who turns 36 in March, has played in 891 career games. He’s never appeared in a playoff game. In 56 games this season, Hainsey is a -16 with 4 goals and 14 points. He … Continue reading Pens Acquire Defenseman Ron Hainsey