PENGUINS (13-4-2) at BRUINS (13-9-0)
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BOSTON – Pittsburgh Penguins forward Chris Kunitz hasn't scored a goal in eight games.
Center SidneyCrosby has one goal in his past 11 games and forward Patric Hornqvist has one goal in the past six games.
So it might be time for the Penguins to juggle their line combinations. Coach Mike Johnston would not commit to using...
in the Metropolitan Division, but this past weekend the New York Islanders emphatically put their stamp on the race, sweeping a home-and-home against Pittsburgh and scoring four goals in each game. Not only that, but the Islanders held SidneyCrosby to just one shot and no points during the two games. That's something not many teams in the NHL can say.
These Islanders are for real. They're better than the New...
took part in at least 41 games last season were not on the opening night roster this season.
It was an overhaul the likes of which the franchise had not seen in years.
Adding to the uncertainty surrounding the Penguins was offseason wrist surgery for captain SidneyCrosby.
But Crosby, already in his 10th season in the NHL, has successfully steadied the ship, making him the leader for the Hart...
Here are the projected lineups:
Chris Kunitz - SidneyCrosby - Blake Comeau
Nick Spaling - Evgeni Malkin - Patric Hornqvist
Beau Bennett - Brandon Sutter - Steve Downie
Zach Sill - Marcel Goc - Craig Adams
Paul Martin - Kris Letang
Olli Maatta - Christian Ehrhoff
Rob Scuderi – Simon Despres
Scratched: Robert Bortuzzo, Jayson Megna
PITTSBURGH -- The Pittsburgh Penguins will have a new-look top line against the New York Islanders, their first game since it was announced forward Pascal Dupuis will miss at least six months with a potentially career-ending blood clot in his lung.
Dupuis did not play against the Montreal Canadiens on Tuesday after skating at right wing alongside center SidneyCrosby and left wing Chris Kunitz...
I'm sure [my father] was going crazy up there. I hope all of my friends were celebrating in the crowd. Coming back here and all of my friends and family are here, getting a goal in front of them is special.
— Blues forward Ryan Reaves on scoring the game-winning goal Sunday against the Jets in his hometown of Winnipeg