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June 1, 2015
by Jason Mackey


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Comparing Penguins to Lightning, Blackhawks

How do the Penguins compare to the Blackhawks and the Lightning, who will compete for the Stanley Cup Final starting Wednesday? I spent some time thinking about that and researching it this morning, and the results aren’t pretty, especially when …

May 20, 2015
by Jason Mackey


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Link: TribLIVE Radio appearance

On Tuesday I joined Ken Laird and Guy Junker for my weekly appearance on TribLIVE Radio. Here’s the link. Hope you can check it out. Be GRATEFUL to each other, Mackey

May 15, 2015
by Jason Mackey


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Mackey: More on Hynes, Farnham

Hope by now you’ve had a chance to read my Wilkes-Barre/Scranton-centric analysis piece that ran in Thursday’s Trib. It essentially looks at whether Bobby Farnham, Kasperi Kapanen or Matt Murray will be in Pittsburgh next season. Ditto for Bryan Rust …

May 12, 2015
by Jason Mackey


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Pouliot asserting himself, TribLIVE link

Here’s a link to my weekly TribLIVE Radio appearance, talking Mike Babcock and other Pens-related topics with Ken Laird and Guy Junker. WILKES-BARRE — Let’s rewind to the second period of the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Baby Penguins’ 5-2 loss to the Manchester …

May 7, 2015
by Jason Mackey


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Mackey: Welcome Bombulie, offseason questions

First and foremost – this is for the three of you who read this but aren’t on Twitter – I’d like to introduce my new beat partner, Jonathan Bombulie. Jonathan has covered the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Baby Penguins since the franchise’s inception …

May 2, 2015
by Jason Mackey


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Pens Roundtable link

Josh Yohe, Ken Laird and I got together one last time to wrap up the 2014-15 season. We tried to sort out the series loss to the Rangers and what affected the Penguins this season. Also offseason priorities and what …

April 30, 2015
by Jason Mackey


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Year-end evaluation: bottom-six

You could theoretically configure a third line that includes a total of 44 goals scored in Nick Spaling (nine), Brandon Sutter (21) and Steve Downie (14). Yet I don’t think anyone would say the Penguins’ bottom-six forwards were a strength …

April 28, 2015
by Jason Mackey


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Year-end evaluation: top six

Yesterday we examined the Penguins’ centers. Today, their top-six wingers. Tomorrow, their bottom-six. Chris Kunitz Everything looked fine early. Kunitz scored eight goals in the Penguins’ first 11 games, then 10 over his next 68. There was a fractured foot …

April 27, 2015
by Jason Mackey


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Year-end evaluation: centers

Each day this week, we’re going to be examining various parts of the Penguins. What we thought about how they performed. Who we think who will be back. Who we think is due to produce. Basically, any insight we can …

April 17, 2015
by Jason Mackey


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Pens Roundtable show link

Do the Penguins stand a chance? What’s up with Sidney Crosby and Evgeni Malkin? What went wrong last night? Josh Yohe and I tackled this issues from separate parts of Manhattan yesterday for a really round Pens Roundtable Show, with …

 
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