Evgeny Kuznetsov

Pittsburgh Penguins vs Washington Capitals Second Round Series Preview

For the third straight season, the Pittsburgh Penguins and Washington Capitals will meet in the second round of the Stanley Cup playoffs. The Penguins...

NHL Trade Rumours: Toronto Maple Leafs, Pittsburgh Penguins, Edmonton Oilers, Washington Capitals

Last Word on Hockey is back with another day of NHL Trade Rumours. Today, we will be looking at rumours from the Toronto Maple...
Evgeni Malkin

Pittsburgh Penguins Evgeni Malkin Out with Injury

Pittsburgh Penguins star centerman Evgeni Malkin will be sidelined with a lower-body injury sustained in Tuesday's game against the St.Louis Blues. Malkin collided with...

Puck Drop Preview: 2017-18 Pittsburgh Penguins

Welcome to Puck Drop Preview 2017-2018, where LastWordOnHockey.com gives you a detailed look at each team from around the NHL leading to the start...
Philipp Grubauer

Live or Die by the Backup Goaltender

For a backup goaltender, their playing time in the Stanley Cup Playoffs is almost nonexistent. It is rare, but in some series, the backup...
Jim Rutherford

Pittsburgh Penguins Extend GM Jim Rutherford for Three Years

The Pittsburgh Penguins announced that general manager Jim Rutherford has signed a three-year contract extension. This contract will secure his position through the 2021-22 season. https://twitter.com/penguins/status/1062722092343443456?s=19 Penguins...

Nick Bonino Breaks Long Scoring Slump but Can it Continue?

After having an outstanding playoffs last season for the Penguins, it was expected that Nick Bonino could follow that up.  He is playing for a...
Tristan Jarry

Tristan Jarry Showing He Belongs

When Matt Murray went down a week and a half ago, things did not look good. The Pittsburgh Penguins ended up getting good news...
Jesperi Kotkaniemi 2018 NHL Draft Grades

2018 NHL Draft Grades Part 3

Welcome back to Top Shelf Prospects, the daily column that brings you the next crop of professional hockey players. Each day I will bring...

Pittsburgh Penguins Goaltending Major Key at Midway Point

The Pittsburgh Penguins have had an up-and-down first half of this season. They were hardly picking up points in October and November before they went...