The Mighty, Mighty Bylsmas. That is the tag I’ve used to introduce the Penguins in a weekly notes-share submission to fellow beat scribes. That tag won’t find its way into my submission Thursday, because these Penguins lack might.
Aside from D BROOKS ORPIK, who flat-out admitted he is “concerned” about the Penguins after another disappointing loss, their third in a row, words from the visiting dressing room at Verizon Center were mostly positive. Again.
Penguins LW ALEXEI PONIKAROVSKY scored a huge goal late in the second period to secure a multi-goal lead. G MARC-ANDRE FLEURY earned his first shutout since March 25, 2009 in a huge bounce-back win
Penguins D Alex Goligoski did not appear to show any ill effects of a nasty looking hit from Devils C Rod Pelley late in New Jersey’s 5-2 victory at Prudential Center.
On the delayed flight from Pittsburgh to Newark today I looked out my window shortly after takeoff and caught an overhead shot to be savored.