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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...

Kings trainer becomes first female staffer on bench in NHL

Jan. 14, 2022 02:55 AM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Aisha Visram is believed to have become the first woman to work on the bench of an NHL regular-season game in any capacity when she served as athletic trainer for the Los Angeles Kings in their 6-2 win over the Pittsburgh Penguins on Thursday night. According to...

Kings use three-goal flurry in third to bury Penguins 6-2

Jan. 14, 2022 02:24 AM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Mikey Anderson, Viktor Arvidsson and Anze Kopitar scored in a span of 1:23 of the third period and the Los Angeles Kings won their third straight, 6-2 over the Pittsburgh Penguins on Thursday night. “To come back and put those three goals together was...

Malkin scores twice in return, Penguins defeat Ducks 4-1

Jan. 12, 2022 01:50 AM EST

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Evgeni Malkin couldn't have dreamed up a better return to the Pittsburgh Penguins' lineup. The four-time All-Star and 2012 Hart Trophy winner scored twice and had an assist in his season debut Tuesday night as the surging Penguins rolled to a 4-1 victory over...

Penguins C Malkin nearing return from knee injury

Jan. 10, 2022 18:12 PM EST

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Pittsburgh center Evgeni Malkin could make his season debut on Tuesday night when the Penguins face the Anaheim Ducks. Coach Mike Sullivan said Monday that he anticipates the four-time All-Star and 2012 Hart Trophy winner will be a “game-time” decision as...

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...

Ten-Guins! Pens win 10th straight, 6-2 over Flyers

Jan. 06, 2022 22:26 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Oh sure, leave it to Bryan Rust and Jake Guentzel to carry Pittsburgh's top line. Try four goals and an assist between them to keep Pittsburgh perfect over the last 10 games. That third member of the line? Well, Sidney Crosby did at least chip in two assists. ...

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...

Blackhawks get Sam Lafferty from Penguins for Alex Nylander

Jan. 05, 2022 13:21 PM EST

CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago Blackhawks acquired forward Sam Lafferty in a trade with the Pittsburgh Penguins on Wednesday in exchange for forward Alex Nylander. Lafferty is slated to join the slumping Blackhawks in Arizona. The 26-year-old Lafferty, who is signed through this season...

Rodrigues, Rust net hat tricks as Pens hold off Sharks 8-5

Jan. 02, 2022 17:11 PM EST

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Pittsburgh Penguins enjoyed a strong six-goal start after a lengthy layoff. A third-period lull allowed the San Jose Sharks back into the game, but Evan Rodrigues and Bryan Rust came through when Pittsburgh needed it most. Rodrigues and Rust...