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Podcast: Why NHL’s idiocy benefits Penguins

By Dejan Kovacevic | Trib Total Media

Here’s today’s TribLIVE Radio show podcast featuring my special guest Kris Letang, plus TribLIVE Radio’s Ken Laird checking in from Boston, plus a segment on the Pirates’ ‘invisible’ usage of Jason Grilli and Mark Melancon and, of course, @suckmeter

And here’s video of the opening rant about why the NHL’s scheduling idiocy will benefit the local team …

Thanks to all who emailed.

Author: Dejan Kovacevic

Dejan Kovacevic, a lifelong Pittsburgher, is an award-winning sports columnist for Trib Total Media covering the Steelers, Penguins, Pirates, Pitt and, recently, his fourth Olympics in Sochi, Russia. He also appears on WPXI-TV's 'Subway Final Word’ and hosts a weekly show on TribLIVE Radio. For 2011, he was named one of the country's top four columnists by the AP Sports Editors. For 2012, he was named one of the country's top three columnists by the National Headliners. For 2013, he was named the state's top columnist by the Keystone Press Awards and top columnist in Western Pennsylvania by the Golden Quills.


  1. Naterosboro says:

    Thanks for answering my email DK!

  2. Naterosboro says:

    I guess that’s the last time I get an email answered! Haha

    Just foolin’

  3. chethejet says:

    Buccos still have to many holes to fill. Pitching and bullpen have been very good, but low payroll teams simply don’t have the hitters to beat good pitching. Barmes simply can’t be back with his anemic offense. At least Mercer can give you some offense.

  4. Sarah says:

    Pretty fair display of goaltending last night by J. Quick…..

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