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Pens Pointers #17

Anthony DeSimone

April 16, 2015

The Pittsburgh Penguins are walking into the Stanley Cup playoffs as the underdog and will face the New York Rangers in game one tonight in New York. Most fans and analysts are already counting the Penguins out of the playoffs due to their sloppy play over the latter portion of the regular season....

Pens Pointers #16

Anthony DeSimone

April 6, 2015

It is soul-searching time for the Pittsburgh Penguins as they cling to a wildcard spot in the playoffs with only one week left in the regular season. The Penguins were unable to pick up any points this past weekend to solidify their playoff spot. They lost to the Columbus Blue Jackets 5-3 on Saturday...

Pens Pointers #15

Anthony DeSimone

March 26, 2015

The Pittsburgh Penguins find themselves in the eye of the storm as they prepare to face-off against the Carolina Hurricanes tonight at 7 p.m. The Penguins are in Carolina tonight and are hoping to rack up two crucial points as the push for the playoffs continues to heat up. The playoff race has become...

Pens Pointers #14

Anthony DeSimone

March 19, 2015

The boy who cried wolf has been the recent mentality of the Pittsburgh Penguins when it comes to penalties over their last few games. The Penguins have scored one goal while giving up nine to their opponents, which has resulted in three straight losses for the team. Additionally, the Pens have racked...

Pens Pointers #13

Anthony DeSimone

March 12, 2015

The Pittsburgh Penguins have brought their A-game to the ice as the NHL regular season presses forward into the month of March. The Penguins have returned from a very well-played four game west coast road trip. They were able to pick up five crucial points in their wins against the Anaheim Ducks and...

Pens Pointers #12

Anthony DeSimone

March 1, 2015

After losing three straight heartbreaking games in a row two weeks ago, the Pittsburgh Penguins have rallied themselves and won straight last week. The Penguins defeated the St. Louis Blues, Florida Panthers and Washington Capitals last week to earn six crucial points and propel themselves back into...

Pens Pointers #11

Anthony DeSimone

February 20, 2015

One and done; that seems to be the motto of the Pittsburgh Penguins as they have lost three games in a row this week and have only scored one goal in each game. The Penguins have suffered three losses in a row to the Chicago Blackhawks, Washington Capitals and the Columbus Blue Jackets. Though all...

Pens Pointers #10

Anthony DeSimone

February 13, 2015

After being embarrassed in Vancouver, the Pittsburgh Penguins have rebounded nicely this week with two wins in two days. The Penguins defeated the Detroit Red Wings 4-1 Wednesday night at home and then travelled to Ottawa where they defeated the Senators 5-4 in a shootout Thursday night. The game...

Pens Pointers #9

Anthony DeSimone

February 6, 2015

From one cold place to another; that’s the story of the Pittsburgh Penguins as they are in the middle of a three-game road trip across Western Canada. The Penguins were able to defeat the Edmonton Oilers 2-0 Thursday night to start off their Canadian road trip, which features playing three games...

Pens Pointers #8

Anthony DeSimone

January 27, 2015

With Crosby injured, Malkin out and the team struggling to win games, I think it’s safe to say that the march of the Penguins has come to a grinding halt. Crosby missed the NHL All-Star game and has been given an injection to help with a lower-body injury, but will most likely be out of the lineup...