Skip to main content
The Official Site of the Pittsburgh Penguins

Penguins Hold Final Alumni Salute

by Nicole Jelinek / Pittsburgh Penguins

The Penguins held their final alumni salute on Friday against the Columbus Blue Jackets to continue their celebration of the organization's 50th anniversary season.

The alumni got the opportunity to attend the morning skate at PPG Paints Arena and were honored in a special on-ice ceremony before the game.

View More

Pens To Hold Final Alumni Salute on Friday vs. CBJ

by Pittsburgh Penguins @Penguins / Media Release

Fifty-goal scorer Jean Pronovost, fan favorites Darius Kasparaitis and Bob "Battleship Kelly, general manager/coach Eddie Johnston and Hall of Famers Larry Murphy and Bryan Trottier will be among the honored guests when the Penguins hold the final alumni salute of their 50th anniversary season during Friday's game against Columbus at PPG Paints Arena.

View More

Pens' 91-92 Cup teams reunite

by Bryanna McDermott / Pittsburgh Penguins

The Pittsburgh Penguins continued their 50th-year celebration by honoring the 1991 and '92 Stanley Cup winning teams on Saturday at PPG Paints Arena. While recognizing these teams' accomplishments took priority, it was also moment to reflect on how far Pittsburgh hockey has come in the last 25 years. 

View More

Pens recall back-to-back titles

by Sam Kasan @PensInsideScoop / Pittsburgh Penguins

The Penguins drafted 18-year-old phenom Mario Lemieux in the summer of 1984 with the hopes that the rising star would not only save the franchise from extinction, but also lead it to the mountaintop. 

View More

Pens to Honor 1991, 1992 Stanley Cup Teams Saturday

by Pittsburgh Penguins @Penguins / Media Release

Hockey Hall of Famers Mario Lemieux, Paul Coffey, Bryan Trottier, Larry Murphy, Scotty Bowman and Craig Patrick will be on hand when the Pittsburgh Penguins honor their 1991 and 1992 Stanley Cup championship teams during Saturday's game against Detroit at PPG Paints Arena.

Other honored guests will include Martha Johnson, wife of legendary coach Badger Bob Johnson; former owner Howard Baldwin; NBC announcer Pierre McGuire, who was an assistant coach for the 1992 team; and standout players such as Mark Recchi, Kevin Stevens and Rick Tocchet.

View More

Pens Repeat as Champions

by Sam Kasan @PensInsideScoop / Pittsburgh Penguins

The ­­Pittsburgh Penguins ended their longstanding aspirations when they won the first Stanley Cup title in franchise history in 1991. With many of the same players returning for the following season, the team was already hoping to defend their title and repeat as champions. 

View More

1991 Stanley Cup Championship Revisited

by Sam Kasan @PensInsideScoop / Pittsburgh Penguins

The story of the Pittsburgh Penguins' 1991 Stanley Cup championship, the first ever in the franchise's history, really began at the conclusion of the 1989-90 season. 

View More

Pens To Release 50th Anniversary Documentary

by Pittsburgh Penguins @Penguins / Media Release

Mario Lemieux, Sidney Crosby, Jaromir Jagr, Evgeni Malkin, Scotty Bowman, Paul Coffey, Ron Burkle, "Doc" Emrick, Gary Bettman and Craig Patrick are among the featured interviews in a new documentary about the 50-year history of the Pittsburgh Penguins, set to be released in mid-November.

Pittsburgh is Home: The Story of the Penguins will debut in an exclusive event for season ticket holders on Tuesday, November 15 at 7:00PM at PPG Paints Arena.

View More

Jagr Honored as Part of 50th Anniversary Celebration

by Pittsburgh Penguins @Penguins / Media Release

As part of the team's 50th anniversary celebration, the Penguins are presenting unique commemorative pieces - made from the Civic Arena roof - to prominent former players and staff members during the 2016-17 season. Today's recipient was Jaromir Jagr.

Each piece features the player's name and number with the Penguins, as well as the team's 50th anniversary logo.

The first presentations were made to alums who attended the "Early Years" celebration on October 15 vs. Anaheim at PPG Paints Arena. Anaheim Ducks coach Randy Carlyle, who won the Norris Trophy as a Penguins defenseman in 1980-81, also received a commemorative 50th anniversary piece that night.

The pieces are made by Wendell August Forge of Grove City.

Jagr played for the Penguins from 1990-2001, winning five NHL scoring championships and contributing to two Stanley Cups. Jagr and the Florida Panthers are in town to take on the Penguins.

View More

Pens Alumni Thrilled to Be Reunited

by Bryanna McDermott / Pittsburgh Penguins

The Pittsburgh Penguins are more than just a hockey organization, they're a family. This was extremely evident on Oct. 15, when the Pens welcomed 27 alumni from the first decade of the franchise to commemorate the "Early Years" as part of the team's 50th season celebration.

View More