Latest Jake Guentzel News

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 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...

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...

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...

Rodrigues stays hot as streaking Penguins top Montreal 5-2

Dec. 14, 2021 22:37 PM EST

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Evan Rodrigues always had the tools. A sneaky good shot. Vision. Speed. The tricky part for the Pittsburgh Penguins forward has been putting it all together at the same time. The missing ingredients turned out to be belief and a dash of swagger. Rodrigues is...

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...

Penguins F Jake Guentzel out with upper-body injury

Dec. 08, 2021 18:16 PM EST

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Jake Guentzel's scorching start for the Pittsburgh Penguins has come to an abrupt halt. The team said Wednesday that the star forward is “week to week” with an upper-body injury. Coach Mike Sullivan did not go into detail about how or when Guentzel was hurt....

Guentzel scores twice, Crosby once as Pens top Kraken 6-1

Dec. 07, 2021 01:36 AM EST

SEATTLE (AP) — Sidney Crosby, Jake Guentzel and the Pittsburgh Penguins didn't take long to stagger the NHL's newest franchise with an early onslaught. Crosby and Danton Heinen scored 25 seconds apart early in the first period, Guentzel extended his point streak to 13 games with...