Category Archives: Pittsburgh Penguins

Jackets climb out of the basement: Metro Division Weekly Recap



Another week has passed, and the Metropolitan Division continues to boast top, yet mediocre, talent. The Penguins have assumed full control of first place in the division, while the Blue Jackets have leapfrogged from the bottom to the middle of the pack. Read more

Pens, Isles elite in mediocre division: Metro Division Recap – Week 10


The Metropolitan Division still continues to be one of the league’s most intriguing. The Penguins and Islanders remain top-tier, and their arms race continues, as both teams have 38 points. Pittsburgh’s lost their grip on first-place leaguewide (that now belongs to Anaheim), but the Pens and Isles sit at fourth and fifth in the league, respectively. Read more

McDavid in the Metro? Metro Division Weekly Review


We’re a quarter of the way through the 2014-15 season, and things aren’t looking too hot for the Metropolitan Division these days, as four clubs are placed 24th or below in the NHL-wide standings. If this holds up, can a game-changer like Connor McDavid or Jack Eichel wind up in the division come June? Read more

Pens, Isles now tied for first – Metro Division Recap – Week 8


The Islanders had something to say about the Penguins being in first place in the Metro Division, as both teams met twice in home-and-home action. Recapping the week that was: Read more

Flyers, Rangers trade places: Metro Division Recap – Week 7


Several Metro Division teams switched places in the standings over the course of the week. The Flyers and Rangers are the most notable, as the Flyers sat third this time last week while the Rangers were in sixth. Read more

Pittsburgh Penguins: Four More Years Of Fleury

Marc-Andre Fleury just being Marc-Andre Fleury and he'll have plenty of money to buy more gum after signing an extension with the Penguins. (Photo: Marianne Helm)

Marc-Andre Fleury just being Marc-Andre Fleury and he’ll have plenty of money to buy more gum after signing an extension with the Penguins. (Photo: Marianne Helm)

With a thin pool of unrestricted free agent goalies potentially staring them in the face next offseason, the Pittsburgh Penguins decided not to wait and instead signed current starting goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury to a four-year contract extension worth $23 million. Read more

Shuffle in the standings: Metro Division recap – Week 4


We’re coming up on the end of the 2014-15 season’s first month. This week, the standings have slightly shifted. We look now at the week that was in the Metro Division: Read more

Islanders continue run on top: Metro Division recap week 3

StandingsWeek3We go around the Metro to look at the week that was. The Islanders continue their run atop the Metro standings, while the Hurricanes are making their case for Connor McDavid, as the league’s only remaining winless team. Read more

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