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Kahun scores twice, Penguins rout Maple Leafs 6-1

Nov. 16, 2019 11:10 PM EST

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Dominik Kahun and the Pittsburgh Penguins are stepping up in the absence of injured captain Sidney Crosby and several other key stars. Kahun scored two goals and the Penguins routed the Toronto Maple Leafs 6-1 on Saturday night. “It’s always tough when guys like (Crosby)...

Mackenzie Blackwood stops 38 shots; Devils top Penguins 2-1

Nov. 15, 2019 11:16 PM EST

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Mackenzie Blackwood smiled through the fatigue after leading the New Jersey Devils to a hard-fought win. Blackwood made 38 saves as the Devils beat the Pittsburgh Penguins 2-1 on Friday night. He was unquestionably the star of the game. “I’m pretty tired, but it doesn't...

Penguins star Sidney Crosby out 6 weeks after core surgery

Nov. 14, 2019 9:59 AM EST

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Penguins star Sidney Crosby will be out at least six weeks after what the team said was a successful core muscle injury repair Thursday. General manager Jim Rutherford says the procedure was performed by Dr. William Meyers in Philadelphia. The 32-year-old Crosby leads the team in scoring...

Panthers rally from 4 down, beat Bruins 5-4 in shootout

Nov. 13, 2019 1:11 AM EST

BOSTON (AP) — Mike Hoffman scored one of four Florida goals in the third period and added the winner in a shootout as the Panthers rallied from a four-goal deficit and beat the Boston Bruins 5-4 on Tuesday night. Keith Yandle had a goal and two assists for Florida and Sam Montembeault didn't allow a goal...

Kakko scores 2, lifts Rangers past Penguins 3-2 in OT

Nov. 12, 2019 11:42 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Kaapo Kakko likes the way his game is improving. The 18-year-old Finnish rookie scored his second goal of the night 2:36 into overtime to give the New York Rangers a 3-2 victory over the Pittsburgh Penguins on Tuesday. "It's getting better," Kakko said. "I guess it's always good when you...

Injured Penguins star Sidney Crosby to miss Rangers game

Nov. 11, 2019 1:46 PM EST

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Penguins star Sidney Crosby will miss Tuesday night's game against the Rangers because of an undisclosed injury. Pittsburgh coach Mike Sullivan said Monday that Crosby will not travel with the club to New York. The Penguins also play Friday at New Jersey, but Sullivan did not explicitly...

Penguins rally, edge Blackhawks 3-2 in shootout

Nov. 9, 2019 10:52 PM EST

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Penguins keep losing high-profile players and keep winning games. It's not ideal, but they'll take it — for now at least. Jake Guentzel and Jared McCann scored in a shootout and the Penguins ended a 10-game losing streak against the Chicago Blackhawks by rallying for a 3-2...

Pens rally to win 4-3 in OT, ending Isles' 10-game streak

Nov. 7, 2019 11:18 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — After two terrific periods, the New York Islanders abandoned their strong fundamental play in the third. And in a flash, their 10-game winning streak was over. Bryan Rust scored his second goal of the game in overtime and the Pittsburgh Penguins rallied past the Islanders 4-3 on Thursday...

Brad Marchand scores twice, Bruins beats Penguins 6-4

Nov. 5, 2019 12:08 AM EST

BOSTON (AP) — Brad Marchand scored his second goal of the game with 1:57 left in the third period, and the Boston Bruins beat the Pittsburgh Penguins 6-4 Monday night after blowing a three-goal lead. David Pastrnak, Jake DeBrusk and Torey Krug also scored for Boston (11-1-2), which has won six straight....

Marchand's 2 goals, 3 assists carry Bruins to 6-4 win

Nov. 4, 2019 11:06 PM EST

BOSTON (AP) — Brad Marchand batted one out of the air and into the net, and his game-winner deflected off the goaltender's back. Certainly not your average two goals, but things are far from normal about the Boston Bruins' start this season. Marchand scored his second of the game with 1:57 left in the...