TribLIVE
Blogs | Sports | News
Chipped Ice

« Font size »
Decrease | Reset |Increase

November 16, 2014
by Jason Mackey


2 comments so far - add yours!

Postgame: Extras after Saturday’s 3-2 shootout win

I really wanted to blog about this game serving as a proper response to Tuesday’s 5-0 loss at Madison Square Garden. Or even Evgeni Malkin getting two minutes for a nasty – but clean – hit because he defended himself …

November 15, 2014
by Jason Mackey


No comments yet - you should start the discussion!

Pregame: Penguins vs. Rangers, 7 p.m.

Rangers forward Carl Hagelin expects a different Penguins team Saturday night than the one who showed up at Madison Square Garden on Tuesday. Obvious, right? After all, the one that showed up Tuesday was an anomaly, the group that authored …

November 13, 2014
by Jason Mackey


2 comments so far - add yours!

More on Thursday’s shots story

What got me thinking about today’s analysis of the Penguins’ shots was something head coach Mike Johnston said a few weeks back: how he believes to be a 20-goal scorers you need to take 200 shots and to be a …

November 12, 2014
by Jason Mackey


No comments yet - you should start the discussion!

Postgame: Flush Rangers loss … quickly

NEW YORK – Little can be extracted from the Penguins’ 5-0 loss to the Rangers on Tuesday at Madison Square Garden. Better yet, little should be extracted from the Penguins’ 5-0 loss to the Rangers on Tuesday at Madison Square …

November 11, 2014
by Jason Mackey


2 comments so far - add yours!

Pregame: Penguins at New York Rangers, 7 p.m.

NEW YORK – A win tonight won’t make Tuesday, May 13 seem any less strange. It won’t remove the picture of Dan Bylsma and the suit he wore and the frustration on his face while standing behind the Penguins’ bench …

November 6, 2014
by Jason Mackey


No comments yet - you should start the discussion!

Pregame: Penguins at Jets, 8 p.m.

WINNIPEG, Manitoba – You’d be hard pressed to find two hotter teams. The Penguins are riding a five-game winning streak, outscoring opponents 23-4. The Jets, meanwhile, are 5-0-1 over their past six. Eight o’clock at MTS Centre, you’ll be watching. …

November 5, 2014
by Jason Mackey


5 comments so far - add yours!

Postgame: Pens’ biggest deterrent?

ST. PAUL, Minn. – The Penguins welcomed back defenseman Robert Bortuzzo to their lineup during Tuesday’s 4-1 win over Minnesota at Xcel Energy Center, though he may not be their biggest deterrent. That title – according to coach Mike Johnston, …

November 4, 2014
by Jason Mackey


No comments yet - you should start the discussion!

Pregame: Penguins at Wild, 8 p.m.

ST. PAUL, Minn. – Matt Dumba has seen this before. Dumba, who’s currently a defenseman for the Minnesota Wild, played for Penguins head coach Mike Johnston with the Portland Winterhawks in the Western Hockey League, and he said this morning …

November 2, 2014
by Jason Mackey


No comments yet - you should start the discussion!

Postgame: Pens dominant, Sabres frustrated

How good are the Penguins right now? The penalty kill has gone 26 straight without allowing a goal. The power play posted its third three-goal night and is now 18 for 43 for a conversion rate of 41.9 percent. Marc …

November 1, 2014
by Jason Mackey


No comments yet - you should start the discussion!

Pregame: Penguins vs. Sabres, 7 p.m.

There’s pretty much no reason the Penguins should lose to the Buffalo Sabres at Consol Energy Center tonight. Then again, pieces of paper and stats don’t play hockey games. People do. The Penguins (6-2-1) know – or least they’re really, …

 
Other blogs
Sports: Rob Rossi | Steel Mill | Chipped Ice | Bucco Blog | iPreps | Pitt Locker Room | Penn State Sports
News: This Just In | Trib List | ICycle | Flow Back | Stories Behind Trib Stories  


» Top TribLIVE.com Sports
» Top TribLIVE.com News
» Top TribLIVE.com Breaking News