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Guentzel's OT goal lifts Penguins over Sharks 2-1

Jan. 16, 2022 02:20 AM EST

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Jake Guentzel scored 37 seconds into overtime, Luis Domingue had 40 saves in his season debut and the Pittsburgh Penguins beat the San Jose Sharks 2-1 Saturday night. Guentzel and Kris Letang each had a goal and an assist as the Penguins won for the 12th...

Oilers place 5 more players into NHL’s COVID-19 protocols

Jan. 08, 2022 20:37 PM EST

EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) — The Edmonton Oilers placed five more players into the NHL’s COVID-19 protocols Saturday. Forwards Kailer Yamamoto and Brendan Perlini, goaltender Ilya Konovalov and defensemen Evan Bouchard and Slater Koekkoek were added to the list. Star center Connor...

Stars rally past Penguins 3-2, snapping 10-game win streak

Jan. 08, 2022 17:47 PM EST

DALLAS (AP) — Roope Hintz and Joe Pavelski scored 1:15 apart late in the third period and the Dallas Stars stopped Pittsburgh’s winning streak at 10 games, beating the Penguins 3-2 on Saturday. Hintz scored on a backhander with 3:46 left after Pavelski converted off a rebound...

Crosby, Rodrigues rally Penguins to 5-3 win over Blues

Jan. 06, 2022 03:04 AM EST

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Pittsburgh Penguins have been the NHL’s hottest team for the better part of a month. They struggled early against the St. Louis Blues. Sidney Crosby then took over. Crosby and Evan Rodrigues scored 12 seconds apart in the third period, and the Penguins...

Carter scores in OT as Penguins top Subban, Sabres 3-2

Dec. 17, 2021 22:52 PM EST

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Malcolm Subban made a save so spectacular, it left the Pittsburgh Penguins muttering to themselves. Not that it mattered in the end. Not with the way the Penguins are playing, no matter who is in the opposing net. Jeff Carter redirected a centering...

DeSmith stops 33 shots in Penguins' 1-0 win over Ducks

Dec. 11, 2021 23:58 PM EST

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Goaltender Casey DeSmith found his confidence and it helped the red-hot Pittsburgh Penguins to another win on Saturday night. DeSmith stopped all 33 shots he faced, and Brock McGinn gave the Pittsburgh Penguins the only goal they needed for a 1-0 win over the...

Oshie, Kuznetsov score in shootout, Caps beat Sabres 3-2

Dec. 11, 2021 23:29 PM EST

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — T.J. Oshie and Evgeny Kuznetsov had shootout goals for the Washington Capitals in their 3-2 win over the Buffalo Sabres on Saturday night. Martin Fehervary and Lars Eller scored in regulation, and Vitek Vanecek stopped 29 shots for the Capitals, who rebounded...

Sidney Crosby records 2 assists, Penguins beat Capitals 4-2

Dec. 10, 2021 22:43 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — It’s not easy for the Pittsburgh Penguins to find ideal linemates for Sidney Crosby or replace injured winger Jake Guentzel. Kasperi Kapanen filled each role to perfection Friday night, scoring as part of a 4-2 victory over the Washington Capitals that extended...

Backlund lifts Flames past Penguins in 7-round shootout

Nov. 30, 2021 02:08 AM EST

CALGARY, Alberta (AP) — Mikael Backlund scored the deciding goal in the seventh round of a suspenseful shootout and the Calgary Flames beat the Pittsburgh Penguins 2-1 on Monday night after blowing a late lead. Backlund broke in off the right side and ripped a shot...

Penguins push winning streak to 4, top reeling Canucks 4-1

Nov. 24, 2021 22:34 PM EST

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Pittsburgh Penguins have spent much of the first six weeks of the season grappling with injuries and a COVID-19 outbreak. One of their few constants has been the play of goaltender Tristan Jarry, whose playoff flameout last spring seems to be an...