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Penguins

Pens open with loss to Columbus

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Jean-Francois Berube and Jet Greaves made 20 and eight saves respectively to help lead the Columbus Blue Jackets to a 3-0 shutout win over the Pittsburgh Penguins on Monday night. Yegor Chinakhov opened the scoring 16:28 into the game and Adam Boqvist’s first of the ...

No Crosby, Malkin to open camp

By Will Graves The Associated Press CRANBERRY TOWNSHIP — The Pittsburgh Penguins have spent the better part of two decades leaning heavily on Sidney Crosby and Evgeni Malkin for well, just about everything. Time to find out — at least in the short term — if the players the ...

Just like that, new season on horizon

On the ice The puck will drop on the 2021-22 NHL regular season on Tuesday, Oct. 12 with two games. The Tampa Bay Lighting hosts the Pittsburgh Penguins at 7:30 p.m. while the Seattle Kraken makes their debut in a road matchup with the Vegas Golden Knights at 10 p.m. The Associated ...

Crosby to miss six weeks with injury

The Associated Press PITTSBURGH — The Pittsburgh Penguins will have to start the season without captain Sidney Crosby. The team announced Wednesday that the two-time Hart Trophy winner will be out at least six weeks after undergoing wrist surgery. General manager Ron Hextall said Crosby ...

Sports at a glance

Fleury happy about trade CHICAGO — Goalie Marc-Andre Fleury has committed to playing for the Chicago Blackhawks this season, setting aside his reservations about leaving Vegas. “Hey Chicago. It’s Marc, just want to let you know I’m in. Let’s get to work,” Fleury said, standing ...

Sullivan naamed as head coach

The Associated Press Mike Sullivan of the Pittsburgh Penguins has been named U.S. men’s hockey coach for the 2022 Olympics in Beijing. Sullivan will be behind the bench if the NHL participates, which is still a question. There is not a deal currently in place to send NHL players to the ...