10-6-2022 Jesper Boqvist frustrated
Pittsburgh Penguins center Jesper Boqvist feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Sweden, Jesper Boqvist was originally drafted to the NHL by the Pittsburgh Penguins in the 1st round of the 2017 entry draft. He has appeared in 340 NHL games during his career, notching 36 goals and adding 62 assists along with 136 penalty minutes. The 23 year old center has played 82 games with the Pittsburgh Penguins this season, totalling 10+14=24 with 48 PIM.


4-6-2022 Frederik Tiffels frustrated
Pittsburgh Penguins left wing Frederik Tiffels feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Germany, Frederik Tiffels was originally drafted to the NHL by the Pittsburgh Penguins in the 6th round of the 2015 entry draft. He has appeared in 49 NHL games during his career, notching 0 goals and adding 1 assists along with 44 penalty minutes. The 27 year old left wing has not yet played for the Pittsburgh Penguins this season. He has played 80 games with the Wilkes-Barre Penguins this season, totalling 17+5=22 with 24 PIM.


3-6-2022 Luke Kunin frustrated
Pittsburgh Penguins right wing Luke Kunin feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Luke Kunin was originally drafted to the NHL by the Minnesota Wild in the 1st round of the 2016 entry draft. He has appeared in 87 NHL games during his career, notching 9 goals and adding 15 assists along with 47 penalty minutes. The 24 year old right wing has played 47 games with the Pittsburgh Penguins this season, totalling 6+8=14 with 20 PIM. He has also played 28 games with the Wilkes-Barre Penguins this season, totalling 9+19=28 with 12 PIM.


1-6-2022 European players signing window
European players must be signed to contract during the off-season, between June and August. No european is allowed to sign an NHL contract after the european leagues start in September.

29-5-2022 Rasmus Asplund frustrated
Pittsburgh Penguins center Rasmus Asplund feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Sweden, Rasmus Asplund was originally drafted to the NHL by the Buffalo Sabres in the 2nd round of the 2016 entry draft. He has appeared in 271 NHL games during his career, notching 29 goals and adding 49 assists along with 185 penalty minutes. The 24 year old center has played 25 games with the Pittsburgh Penguins this season, totalling 1+2=3 with 28 PIM. He has also played 46 games with the Wilkes-Barre Penguins this season, totalling 24+36=60 with 10 PIM.


26-5-2022 Jesper Boqvist frustrated
Pittsburgh Penguins center Jesper Boqvist feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Sweden, Jesper Boqvist was originally drafted to the NHL by the Pittsburgh Penguins in the 1st round of the 2017 entry draft. He has appeared in 340 NHL games during his career, notching 36 goals and adding 62 assists along with 136 penalty minutes. The 23 year old center has played 82 games with the Pittsburgh Penguins this season, totalling 10+14=24 with 48 PIM.


25-5-2022 Linus Nassen frustrated
Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Linus Nassen feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Sweden, Linus Nassen was originally drafted to the NHL by the Florida Panthers in the 3rd round of the 2016 entry draft. He has appeared in 82 NHL games during his career, notching 1 goals and adding 3 assists along with 45 penalty minutes. The 24 year old defenseman has not yet played for the Pittsburgh Penguins this season. He has played 79 games with the Wilkes-Barre Penguins this season, totalling 3+5=8 with 26 PIM.


23-5-2022 Linus Nassen frustrated
Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Linus Nassen feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Sweden, Linus Nassen was originally drafted to the NHL by the Florida Panthers in the 3rd round of the 2016 entry draft. He has appeared in 82 NHL games during his career, notching 1 goals and adding 3 assists along with 45 penalty minutes. The 24 year old defenseman has not yet played for the Pittsburgh Penguins this season. He has played 79 games with the Wilkes-Barre Penguins this season, totalling 3+5=8 with 26 PIM.


14-5-2022 Nikita Zadorov frustrated
Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Nikita Zadorov feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Russia, Nikita Zadorov was originally drafted to the NHL by the Buffalo Sabres in the 1st round of the 2013 entry draft. He has appeared in 517 NHL games during his career, notching 22 goals and adding 119 assists along with 185 penalty minutes. The 27 year old defenseman has played 76 games with the Pittsburgh Penguins this season, totalling 1+12=13 with 18 PIM.


12-5-2022 Playoff news
Toronto Maple Leafs have won their series against the Pittsburgh Penguins. They have been awarded $2 000 000 as prize money.

11-5-2022 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Filip Forsberg is looking good with 4 points in 3 games last week. Sidney Crosby is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Oskar Sundqvist is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Olli Maata is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week.

Who's cold

Justin Bailey is down on his game pulling a 10 game streak without registering a single point. Lucas Wallmark has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Tyler Parsons has been chilly and allowed 12 goals in 3 games. Nikita Zadorov has played 27 games without a goal. Michael Chaput has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Luke Kunin has lost his sights and is now 8 games without a goal. Kyle Okposo has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Scott Laughton has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Tyler Bozak is sliding on a 17 game streak without registering a single point. Philipp Kurashev has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Ratislav Lamparek has played 13 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



5-5-2022 Team captain meets with Justin Bailey
Following the team's recent 4-3 OT loss at Toronto Maple Leafs on 4-5-2022, Pittsburgh Penguins captain Sidney Crosby and Justin Bailey were seen outside the dressing room going over some things. He has had some trouble chipping in, so I thought it was time for a little chat, said Sidney Crosby

4-5-2022 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Jakub Vrana is looking good with 3 points in 2 games last week. Jesper Boqvist is looking good with 3 points in 2 games last week.

Who's cold

Justin Bailey has lost his sights and is now 14 games without a goal. Lucas Wallmark has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Nikita Zadorov has played 24 games without a goal. Michael Chaput has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Luke Kunin has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Matt O'Connor hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Scott Laughton has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Sidney Crosby has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Tyler Bozak is down on his game pulling a 14 game streak without registering a single point. Renaud Morin has lost his sights and is now 8 games without a goal. Ratislav Lamparek has played 10 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



3-5-2022 Nikita Zadorov frustrated
Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Nikita Zadorov feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Russia, Nikita Zadorov was originally drafted to the NHL by the Buffalo Sabres in the 1st round of the 2013 entry draft. He has appeared in 517 NHL games during his career, notching 22 goals and adding 119 assists along with 185 penalty minutes. The 27 year old defenseman has played 76 games with the Pittsburgh Penguins this season, totalling 1+12=13 with 18 PIM.


2-5-2022 Playoff series preview
Toronto Maple Leafs will start at home against the Pittsburgh Penguins in the Eastern conference semifinals. On paper, the Toronto Maple Leafs seem to have an advantage over the Pittsburgh Penguins and should have little trouble winning the series.

Toronto Maple Leafs injuries:

Pittsburgh Penguins injuries:

Prediction: Toronto Maple Leafs wins the series 4-0.



1-5-2022 Rookie of the month: Ratislav Lamparek (D)
NHL has awarded Ratislav Lamparek (D) of Pittsburgh Penguins as Rookie Of The Month He registered 2 goals and 4 assists for 6 points in 11 games last month. He also had 1 game winning goal.

A native of Czech, Ratislav Lamparek was originally drafted to the NHL by the Pittsburgh Penguins in the 1st round of the 2021 entry draft. He has appeared in 11 NHL games during his career, notching 2 goals and adding 4 assists along with 4 penalty minutes. The 18 year old defenseman has played 11 games with the Pittsburgh Penguins this season, totalling 2+4=6 with 4 PIM. He has also played 55 games with the Wilkes-Barre Penguins this season, totalling 9+17=26 with 40 PIM.


29-4-2022 Philipp Kurashev speaks up.
Philipp Kurashev is disappointed in the team tactics after averaging 7 minutes in the last five games. He wants more icetime.

28-4-2022 Tyler Bozak speaks up.
Tyler Bozak is disappointed in the team tactics after averaging 7 minutes in the last five games. He wants more icetime.

28-4-2022 Philipp Kurashev speaks up.
Philipp Kurashev is disappointed in the team tactics after averaging 7 minutes in the last five games. He wants more icetime.

28-4-2022 Playoff news
Pittsburgh Penguins have won their series against the New York Rangers. They have been awarded $1 000 000 as prize money.

27-4-2022 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Rasmus Ristolainen is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Filip Forsberg is looking red hot with a 8 game point streak. Oskar Sundqvist is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Olli Maata is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Jakub Vrana is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week.

Who's cold

Justin Bailey has lost his sights and is now 12 games without a goal. Lucas Wallmark has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Nikita Zadorov has played 22 games without a goal. Michael Chaput has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Matt O'Connor hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Scott Laughton has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Tyler Bozak is down on his game pulling a 12 game streak without registering a single point. Renaud Morin has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



26-4-2022 Jesper Boqvist frustrated
Pittsburgh Penguins center Jesper Boqvist feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Sweden, Jesper Boqvist was originally drafted to the NHL by the Pittsburgh Penguins in the 1st round of the 2017 entry draft. He has appeared in 340 NHL games during his career, notching 36 goals and adding 62 assists along with 136 penalty minutes. The 23 year old center has played 82 games with the Pittsburgh Penguins this season, totalling 10+14=24 with 48 PIM.


25-4-2022 NHL nominates players for NHL Awards
The NHL has released the annual list of award nominees. For each category in which the winner is voted, there are three nominees. The annual NHL Awards Ceremony is held right after the Stanley Cup Finals.

Here are the candidates for season 2021-22:

Jack Adams Award
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Annual award given to the NHL coach adjudged to have contributed the most to his team's success

Calder Memorial Trophy
1. Tomas Koblizek, Los Angeles Kings
2. Ivan Gorbachev, Toronto Maple Leafs
3. Oto Mobil, Calgary Flames
Annual award given to the player selected as the most proficient in his first year of competition in the National Hockey League

Hart Memorial Trophy
1. Patrick Kane, Chicago Blackhawks
2. Brian Bowen, Chicago Blackhawks
3. Phillip Danault, Montreal Canadiens
Annual award given to the player judged to be the most valuable to his team

Lady Byng Memorial Trophy
1. Marcus Johansson, Washington Capitals
2. Nico Hischier, Chicago Blackhawks
3. Ryan O'Reilly, Vancouver Canucks
Annual award given to the player adjudged to have exhibited the best type of sportsmanship and gentlemanly conduct combined with a high standard of playing ability

James Norris Memorial Trophy
1. Olivier Ekman-Larsson, Columbus Blue Jackets
2. Mikhail Sergachev, Montreal Canadiens
3. Jeremy Lauzon, Chicago Blackhawks
Annual award given to the defense player who demonstrates throughout the season the greatest all-round ability in the position

Frank J. Selke Trophy
1. Aleksander Bakrov, Detroit Red Wings
2. Aleksander Barkov, New Jersey Devils
3. Chris Kreider, New York Rangers
Annual award given to the forward who best excels in the defensive aspects of the game



22-4-2022 Brendan Leipsic resumes full training.
Wilkes-Barre Penguins center Brendan Leipsic has resumed full training after his injury.

20-4-2022 Team captain meets with Tyler Bozak
Team captain Sidney Crosby called a short meeting with Tyler Bozak after practice today to discuss some issues that have affected his play. I have to take the brunt of this, said Tyler Bozak as he left the ice. My play has not been up to snuff and if I'm not contributing more, I have to work harder.

20-4-2022 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Max Jones is looking good with 3 points in 2 games last week. Luke Kunin is looking good with a 3 game point scoring streak with 1 game goalstreak. Filip Forsberg is looking good with a 5 game point scoring streak with 1 game goalstreak. Oskar Sundqvist is looking good with a 3 game point scoring streak with 3 game goalstreak.

Who's cold

Justin Bailey has lost his sights and is now 9 games without a goal. Lucas Wallmark has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Nikita Zadorov has played 19 games without a goal. Michael Chaput has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Kyle Okposo has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Scott Laughton has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Tyler Bozak has lost his sights and is now 13 games without a goal. Philipp Kurashev has lost his sights and is now 13 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



18-4-2022 Pittsburgh Penguins players selected to World Championships
World Championships in icehockey are about to start. The following players from Pittsburgh Penguins have been selected to represent their countries:

-Reima Ihalainen (FIN)
-Artem Kosov (RUS)


17-4-2022 Brendan Leipsic resumes light training.
Wilkes-Barre Penguins center Brendan Leipsic has resumed light training after his injury and is listed day to day.

16-4-2022 Nikita Zadorov frustrated
Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Nikita Zadorov feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Russia, Nikita Zadorov was originally drafted to the NHL by the Buffalo Sabres in the 1st round of the 2013 entry draft. He has appeared in 517 NHL games during his career, notching 22 goals and adding 119 assists along with 185 penalty minutes. The 27 year old defenseman has played 76 games with the Pittsburgh Penguins this season, totalling 1+12=13 with 18 PIM.


16-4-2022 Playoff series preview
New York Rangers will start at home against the Pittsburgh Penguins in the first round clash. On paper, the New York Rangers seem to have an advantage over the Pittsburgh Penguins and should have little trouble winning the series.

New York Rangers injuries:

Pittsburgh Penguins injuries:

Prediction: New York Rangers wins the series 4-1.



13-4-2022 Tyler Parsons frustrated
Pittsburgh Penguins goaltender Tyler Parsons feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Tyler Parsons was originally drafted to the NHL by the Calgary Flames in the 2nd round of the 2016 entry draft. He has appeared in 199 NHL games during his career, booking 6 career shutouts and allowing 602 goals. The 24 year old goaltender has played 68 games with the Pittsburgh Penguins this season, allowing 244 goals on 1704 while booking 0 shutouts.


13-4-2022 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Filip Forsberg is looking good with 3 points in 2 games last week. Jakub Vrana is looking good with a 3 game point scoring streak with 2 game goalstreak.

Who's cold

Max Jones has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Justin Bailey has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal. Lucas Wallmark has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Tyler Parsons hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Nikita Zadorov has played 17 games without a goal. Michael Chaput has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Scott Laughton has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Tyler Bozak has lost his sights and is now 11 games without a goal. Philipp Kurashev has lost his sights and is now 11 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



12-4-2022 Max Jones frustrated
Pittsburgh Penguins left wing Max Jones feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Max Jones was originally drafted to the NHL by the Anaheim Ducks in the 1st round of the 2016 entry draft. He has appeared in 379 NHL games during his career, notching 44 goals and adding 44 assists along with 114 penalty minutes. The 24 year old left wing has played 82 games with the Pittsburgh Penguins this season, totalling 9+9=18 with 29 PIM.


12-4-2022 Kyle Okposo reaches a milestone !
Kyle Okposo scored the 600th point of his career in tonight's game against the St. Louis Blues on a goal by Oskar Sundqvist. That's one for the books, our record breaker told a Hockey Night in Canada reporter..

A native of USA, Kyle Okposo was originally drafted to the NHL by the New York Islanders in the 1st round of the 2006 entry draft. He has appeared in 1019 NHL games during his career, notching 260 goals and adding 340 assists along with 676 penalty minutes. The 33 year old right wing has played 81 games with the Pittsburgh Penguins this season, totalling 23+16=39 with 94 PIM.


7-4-2022 Tyler Parsons frustrated
Pittsburgh Penguins goaltender Tyler Parsons feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Tyler Parsons was originally drafted to the NHL by the Calgary Flames in the 2nd round of the 2016 entry draft. He has appeared in 199 NHL games during his career, booking 6 career shutouts and allowing 602 goals. The 24 year old goaltender has played 68 games with the Pittsburgh Penguins this season, allowing 244 goals on 1704 while booking 0 shutouts.


6-4-2022 Tyler Parsons frustrated
Pittsburgh Penguins goaltender Tyler Parsons feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Tyler Parsons was originally drafted to the NHL by the Calgary Flames in the 2nd round of the 2016 entry draft. He has appeared in 199 NHL games during his career, booking 6 career shutouts and allowing 602 goals. The 24 year old goaltender has played 68 games with the Pittsburgh Penguins this season, allowing 244 goals on 1704 while booking 0 shutouts.


6-4-2022 Player of the week: Matt O'Connor (G)
NHL has awarded Matt O'Connor (G) of Pittsburgh Penguins as Player Of The Week He registered 3 wins and allowed 0 goals in 3 games last week. He also had 3 shutouts.

A native of Canada, Matt O'Connor, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has appeared in 17 NHL games during his career, booking 3 career shutouts and allowing 54 goals. The 30 year old goaltender has played 16 games with the Pittsburgh Penguins this season, allowing 51 goals on 368 while booking 3 shutouts.


6-4-2022 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Filip Forsberg is looking good with 6 points in 3 games last week. Matt O'Connor is playing well with 3 wins in his 3 starts last week and allowing 0 goals. Sidney Crosby is looking good with 5 points in 3 games last week. Olli Maata is looking good with 4 points in 3 games last week. Jakub Vrana is looking good with 5 points in 3 games last week.

Who's cold

Justin Bailey has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Lucas Wallmark has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Tyler Parsons hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Nikita Zadorov has played 15 games without a goal. Michael Chaput has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Luke Kunin has lost his sights and is now 10 games without a goal. Scott Laughton has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Oskar Sundqvist has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Tyler Bozak has lost his sights and is now 9 games without a goal. Jesper Boqvist has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Philipp Kurashev has lost his sights and is now 9 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



4-4-2022 Gabriel Gagne resumes full training.
Wilkes-Barre Penguins right wing Gabriel Gagne has resumed full training after his injury.

4-4-2022 Olli Maata reaches career high !
Olli Maata marked a new career high in assists with 52 assists after assisting in tonights game against Nashville Predators on a goal by Filip Forsberg. Give all the credit to the goalscorer, the happy player said in a hockey magazine.

A native of Finland, Olli Maata was originally drafted to the NHL by the Pittsburgh Penguins in the 1st round of the 2012 entry draft. He has appeared in 654 NHL games during his career, notching 78 goals and adding 281 assists along with 248 penalty minutes. The 27 year old defenseman has played 79 games with the Pittsburgh Penguins this season, totalling 14+52=66 with 44 PIM.


1-4-2022 Jesper Boqvist frustrated
Pittsburgh Penguins center Jesper Boqvist feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Sweden, Jesper Boqvist was originally drafted to the NHL by the Pittsburgh Penguins in the 1st round of the 2017 entry draft. He has appeared in 336 NHL games during his career, notching 35 goals and adding 62 assists along with 136 penalty minutes. The 23 year old center has played 78 games with the Pittsburgh Penguins this season, totalling 9+14=23 with 48 PIM.


1-4-2022 Olli Maata reaches career high !
Olli Maata marked a new career high in points with 64 after scoring in tonights game against Dallas Stars on a feed by Filip Forsberg. Wow, I feel good about it...I guess, were his words after the game.

A native of Finland, Olli Maata was originally drafted to the NHL by the Pittsburgh Penguins in the 1st round of the 2012 entry draft. He has appeared in 652 NHL games during his career, notching 78 goals and adding 279 assists along with 248 penalty minutes. The 27 year old defenseman has played 77 games with the Pittsburgh Penguins this season, totalling 14+50=64 with 44 PIM.


30-3-2022 Weekly team report
Who's hot

David Savard is looking steady with 3 points in 4 games last week. Kyle Okposo is looking good with a 4 game point scoring streak with 2 game goalstreak. Sidney Crosby is looking steady with 4 points in 4 games last week. Oskar Sundqvist is looking steady with 4 points in 4 games last week. Jakub Vrana is looking good with a 5 game point scoring streak with 1 game goalstreak. Philipp Kurashev is looking steady with 3 points in 4 games last week. Renaud Morin is looking steady with 3 points in 4 games last week.

Who's cold

Lucas Wallmark has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Tyler Parsons hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Nikita Zadorov has played 12 games without a goal. Michael Chaput has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Luke Kunin has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal. Olli Maata has played 11 games without a goal. Tyler Bozak has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



30-3-2022 Gabriel Gagne resumes light training.
Wilkes-Barre Penguins right wing Gabriel Gagne has resumed light training after his injury and is listed day to day.

29-3-2022 Tyler Parsons frustrated
Pittsburgh Penguins goaltender Tyler Parsons feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Tyler Parsons was originally drafted to the NHL by the Calgary Flames in the 2nd round of the 2016 entry draft. He has appeared in 199 NHL games during his career, booking 6 career shutouts and allowing 602 goals. The 24 year old goaltender has played 68 games with the Pittsburgh Penguins this season, allowing 244 goals on 1704 while booking 0 shutouts.


29-3-2022 David Savard reaches career high !
David Savard marked a new career high in assists with 26 assists after assisting in tonights game against Columbus Blue Jackets on a goal by Kyle Okposo. Awesome, even more so because the game was televised, the happy player said in a hockey magazine.

A native of Canada, David Savard was originally drafted to the NHL by the Columbus Blue Jackets in the 4th round of the 2009 entry draft. He has appeared in 692 NHL games during his career, notching 50 goals and adding 184 assists along with 262 penalty minutes. The 31 year old defenseman has played 75 games with the Pittsburgh Penguins this season, totalling 7+26=33 with 14 PIM.


28-3-2022 Jakub Vrana frustrated
Pittsburgh Penguins left wing Jakub Vrana feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Czech, Jakub Vrana was originally drafted to the NHL by the Washington Capitals in the 1st round of the 2014 entry draft. He has appeared in 442 NHL games during his career, notching 159 goals and adding 173 assists along with 460 penalty minutes. The 26 year old left wing has played 75 games with the Pittsburgh Penguins this season, totalling 32+33=65 with 89 PIM.


27-3-2022 Matt O'Connor speaks up.
Matt O'Connor is disappointed in the team tactics after averaging. He wants more icetime.

25-3-2022 Rasmus Ristolainen frustrated
Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Rasmus Ristolainen feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Finland, Rasmus Ristolainen was originally drafted to the NHL by the Buffalo Sabres in the 1st round of the 2013 entry draft. He has appeared in 663 NHL games during his career, notching 44 goals and adding 214 assists along with 214 penalty minutes. The 27 year old defenseman has played 74 games with the Pittsburgh Penguins this season, totalling 2+26=28 with 19 PIM.


24-3-2022 Brendan Leipsic injured.
Brendan Leipsic of Wilkes-Barre Penguins suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Albany River Rats. He is expected to be sidelined for almost a month . I think it's rehabilitation for the next couple of weeks for me, he said after the game in the dressing room.

23-3-2022 Weekly team report
Who's hot

No-one is especially hot at the moment.

Who's cold

Justin Bailey has lost his sights and is now 12 games without a goal. Lucas Wallmark has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. David Savard has played 15 games without a goal. Michael Chaput has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Filip Forsberg has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Jesper Boqvist has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Renaud Morin has lost his sights and is now 11 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



19-3-2022 Tom Sestito resumes full training.
Wilkes-Barre Penguins right wing Tom Sestito has resumed full training after his injury.

19-3-2022 Jean-Sebastien Dea resumes full training.
Wilkes-Barre Penguins center Jean-Sebastien Dea has resumed full training after his injury.

16-3-2022 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Sidney Crosby is looking red hot with a 9 game point streak. Oskar Sundqvist is looking good with a 3 game point scoring streak with 3 game goalstreak. Jakub Vrana is looking good with 4 points in 2 games last week.

Who's cold

Justin Bailey has lost his sights and is now 10 games without a goal. Lucas Wallmark has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. David Savard has played 13 games without a goal. Michael Chaput has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Filip Forsberg has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Matt O'Connor hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Renaud Morin has lost his sights and is now 9 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



14-3-2022 Lucas Wallmark frustrated
Pittsburgh Penguins center Lucas Wallmark feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Sweden, Lucas Wallmark was originally drafted to the NHL by the Carolina Hurricanes in the 4th round of the 2014 entry draft. He has appeared in 16 NHL games during his career, notching 0 goals and adding 3 assists along with 0 penalty minutes. The 26 year old center has played 16 games with the Pittsburgh Penguins this season, totalling 0+3=3 with 0 PIM.


14-3-2022 Tom Sestito resumes light training.
Wilkes-Barre Penguins right wing Tom Sestito has resumed light training after his injury and is listed day to day.

14-3-2022 Jean-Sebastien Dea resumes light training.
Wilkes-Barre Penguins center Jean-Sebastien Dea has resumed light training after his injury and is listed day to day.

13-3-2022 Pittsburgh Penguins trade
Pittsburgh Penguins traded Evgeni Malkin and Matt Murray to Nashville Predators for Tyler Parsons and Filip Forsberg

A native of USA, Tyler Parsons was originally drafted to the NHL by the Calgary Flames in the 2nd round of the 2016 entry draft. He has appeared in 199 NHL games during his career, booking 6 career shutouts and allowing 602 goals. The 24 year old goaltender has played 68 games with the Nashville Predators this season, allowing 244 goals on 1704 while booking 0 shutouts.

A native of Sweden, Filip Forsberg was originally drafted to the NHL by the Washington Capitals in the 1st round of the 2012 entry draft. He has appeared in 661 NHL games during his career, notching 261 goals and adding 270 assists along with 371 penalty minutes. The 27 year old center has played 69 games with the Nashville Predators this season, totalling 27+35=62 with 52 PIM.

A native of Russia, Evgeni Malkin was originally drafted to the NHL by the Pittsburgh Penguins in the 1st round of the 2004 entry draft. He has appeared in 1110 NHL games during his career, notching 501 goals and adding 712 assists along with 1056 penalty minutes. The 35 year old right wing has played 71 games with the Pittsburgh Penguins this season, totalling 29+38=67 with 90 PIM.

A native of Canada, Matt Murray was originally drafted to the NHL by the Pittsburgh Penguins in the 3rd round of the 2012 entry draft. He has appeared in 357 NHL games during his career, booking 15 career shutouts and allowing 1047 goals. The 27 year old goaltender has played 64 games with the Pittsburgh Penguins this season, allowing 208 goals on 1410 while booking 4 shutouts.


13-3-2022 Evgeni Malkin reaches a milestone !
Evgeni Malkin scored the 500th goal of his career in tonight's game against the Vancouver Canucks on a feed by Jakub Vrana. In a game like this, it was nice to set that milestone, he shouted over the roars of the crowd.

A native of Russia, Evgeni Malkin was originally drafted to the NHL by the Pittsburgh Penguins in the 1st round of the 2004 entry draft. He has appeared in 1109 NHL games during his career, notching 500 goals and adding 712 assists along with 1056 penalty minutes. The 35 year old right wing has played 70 games with the Pittsburgh Penguins this season, totalling 28+38=66 with 90 PIM.


11-3-2022 Rasmus Asplund frustrated
Pittsburgh Penguins center Rasmus Asplund feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Sweden, Rasmus Asplund was originally drafted to the NHL by the Buffalo Sabres in the 2nd round of the 2016 entry draft. He has appeared in 271 NHL games during his career, notching 29 goals and adding 49 assists along with 185 penalty minutes. The 24 year old center has played 25 games with the Pittsburgh Penguins this season, totalling 1+2=3 with 28 PIM. He has also played 34 games with the Wilkes-Barre Penguins this season, totalling 21+27=48 with 10 PIM.


9-3-2022 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Nikita Zadorov is looking good with 4 points in 3 games last week. Kyle Okposo is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Scott Laughton is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Sidney Crosby is looking red hot with a 7 game point streak.

Who's cold

Justin Bailey has lost his sights and is now 8 games without a goal. Lucas Wallmark has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. David Savard has played 11 games without a goal. Michael Chaput has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Matt O'Connor hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Tyler Bozak is looking out of place on the ice despite notching 2 points last week. Oliver Wahlstrom has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Renaud Morin has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



9-3-2022 Sidney Crosby reaches a milestone !
Sidney Crosby scored the 1400th point of his career in tonight's game against the Detroit Red Wings on a feed by Olli Maata. I hope this will get me in Don Cherry's good books, he commented during a post game radio interview.

A native of Canada, Sidney Crosby was originally drafted to the NHL by the Pittsburgh Penguins in the 1st round of the 2005 entry draft. He has appeared in 1185 NHL games during his career, notching 544 goals and adding 856 assists along with 760 penalty minutes. The 34 year old center has played 68 games with the Pittsburgh Penguins this season, totalling 36+39=75 with 52 PIM.


9-3-2022 Gabriel Gagne injured.
Gabriel Gagne of Wilkes-Barre Penguins suffered chest injury during tonights minorleague game against the Chicago Wolves. He is expected to be sidelined for almost a month . I wish I could contribute, but I'll be out of action for awhile. Hopefully some of the others can step up their play a bit in the meantime, he said when he was taken off the ice.

8-3-2022 Nikita Zadorov frustrated
Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Nikita Zadorov feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Russia, Nikita Zadorov was originally drafted to the NHL by the Buffalo Sabres in the 1st round of the 2013 entry draft. He has appeared in 503 NHL games during his career, notching 22 goals and adding 114 assists along with 181 penalty minutes. The 26 year old defenseman has played 62 games with the Pittsburgh Penguins this season, totalling 1+7=8 with 14 PIM.


7-3-2022 Frederik Tiffels resumes full training.
Wilkes-Barre Penguins left wing Frederik Tiffels has resumed full training after his injury.

6-3-2022 Tyler Bozak speaks up.
Tyler Bozak is disappointed in the team tactics after averaging 7 minutes in the last five games. He wants more icetime.

5-3-2022 Oliver Wahlstrom speaks up.
Oliver Wahlstrom is disappointed in the team tactics after having not played in the last five games. He wants more icetime.

4-3-2022 Frederik Tiffels injured.
Frederik Tiffels of Wilkes-Barre Penguins suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Albany River Rats. He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of days . These small things happen every now and then, it's all part of hockey, he commented in a radio interview after the game.

2-3-2022 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Luke Kunin is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Evgeni Malkin is looking good with a 4 game point scoring streak with 2 game goalstreak. Sidney Crosby is looking good with 5 points in 3 games last week. Olli Maata is looking red hot with a 10 game point streak. Jakub Vrana is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week.

Who's cold

Max Jones is looking out of place on the ice despite notching 2 points last week. Justin Bailey has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Lucas Wallmark has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Michael Chaput has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Kyle Okposo is looking out of place on the ice despite notching 2 points last week. Matt O'Connor hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Oskar Sundqvist has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal. Tyler Bozak has lost his sights and is now 14 games without a goal. Oliver Wahlstrom has been a healthy scratch in his last five games.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



27-2-2022 Rasmus Asplund frustrated
Pittsburgh Penguins center Rasmus Asplund feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Sweden, Rasmus Asplund was originally drafted to the NHL by the Buffalo Sabres in the 2nd round of the 2016 entry draft. He has appeared in 271 NHL games during his career, notching 29 goals and adding 49 assists along with 185 penalty minutes. The 24 year old center has played 25 games with the Pittsburgh Penguins this season, totalling 1+2=3 with 28 PIM. He has also played 29 games with the Wilkes-Barre Penguins this season, totalling 17+25=42 with 10 PIM.


23-2-2022 Jesper Boqvist frustrated
Pittsburgh Penguins center Jesper Boqvist feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Sweden, Jesper Boqvist was originally drafted to the NHL by the Pittsburgh Penguins in the 1st round of the 2017 entry draft. He has appeared in 321 NHL games during his career, notching 31 goals and adding 59 assists along with 126 penalty minutes. The 23 year old center has played 63 games with the Pittsburgh Penguins this season, totalling 5+11=16 with 38 PIM.


23-2-2022 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Evgeni Malkin is looking good with 6 points in 4 games last week. Sidney Crosby is looking good with 5 points in 4 games last week. Olli Maata is looking red hot with a 7 game point streak. Jakub Vrana is looking steady with 4 points in 4 games last week.

Who's cold

Max Jones is down on his game pulling a 11 game streak without registering a single point. Lucas Wallmark has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Nikita Zadorov has played 57 games without a goal. Michael Chaput has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Luke Kunin has lost his sights and is now 22 games without a goal. Matt O'Connor hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Tyler Bozak has lost his sights and is now 11 games without a goal. Jesper Boqvist has lost his sights and is now 22 games without a goal. Oliver Wahlstrom has been a healthy scratch in his last five games.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



22-2-2022 Frederik Tiffels frustrated
Pittsburgh Penguins left wing Frederik Tiffels feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Germany, Frederik Tiffels was originally drafted to the NHL by the Pittsburgh Penguins in the 6th round of the 2015 entry draft. He has appeared in 49 NHL games during his career, notching 0 goals and adding 1 assists along with 44 penalty minutes. The 26 year old left wing has not yet played for the Pittsburgh Penguins this season. He has played 62 games with the Wilkes-Barre Penguins this season, totalling 12+3=15 with 18 PIM.


21-2-2022 Oliver Wahlstrom speaks up.
Oliver Wahlstrom is disappointed in the team tactics after having not played in the last five games. He wants more icetime.

19-2-2022 Team captain meets with David Savard
Following the team's recent 3-3 tie at Anaheim Ducks on 18-2-2022, Pittsburgh Penguins captain Sidney Crosby and David Savard did not leave the bench after the game for a while. I wanted to go over some things that have been troubling his game lately, said Sidney Crosby

18-2-2022 Evgeni Malkin reaches a milestone !
Evgeni Malkin scored the 1200th point of his career in tonight's game against the Anaheim Ducks on a goal by Olli Maata. There's no 'I' in team and we have to get everyone playing the same system. It's not enough to just play a solid 20 or 40 minutes of hockey - you have to play 60. Hey, you know what? I forgot the question, he said after signing autographs for some kids..

A native of Russia, Evgeni Malkin was originally drafted to the NHL by the Pittsburgh Penguins in the 1st round of the 2004 entry draft. He has appeared in 1098 NHL games during his career, notching 496 goals and adding 704 assists along with 1042 penalty minutes. The 35 year old right wing has played 59 games with the Pittsburgh Penguins this season, totalling 24+30=54 with 76 PIM.


17-2-2022 Frederik Tiffels frustrated
Pittsburgh Penguins left wing Frederik Tiffels feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Germany, Frederik Tiffels was originally drafted to the NHL by the Pittsburgh Penguins in the 6th round of the 2015 entry draft. He has appeared in 49 NHL games during his career, notching 0 goals and adding 1 assists along with 44 penalty minutes. The 26 year old left wing has not yet played for the Pittsburgh Penguins this season. He has played 59 games with the Wilkes-Barre Penguins this season, totalling 12+3=15 with 16 PIM.


16-2-2022 Weekly team report
Who's hot

David Savard is looking steady with 3 points in 4 games last week. Evgeni Malkin is looking steady with 3 points in 4 games last week. Sidney Crosby is looking good with 6 points in 4 games last week. Olli Maata is looking good with a 3 game point scoring streak with 1 game goalstreak. Jakub Vrana is looking steady with 4 points in 4 games last week.

Who's cold

Max Jones has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal. Justin Bailey has lost his sights and is now 35 games without a goal. Lucas Wallmark has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Nikita Zadorov has played 53 games without a goal. Michael Chaput has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Luke Kunin has lost his sights and is now 18 games without a goal. Kyle Okposo has lost his sights and is now 10 games without a goal. Matt O'Connor has been chilly and allowed 14 goals in 3 games. Matt Murray has been chilly and allowed 4 goals in 1 games. Tyler Bozak has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal. Jesper Boqvist has lost his sights and is now 18 games without a goal. Oliver Wahlstrom has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Renaud Morin has lost his sights and is now 16 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



16-2-2022 Brendan Leipsic resumes full training.
Wilkes-Barre Penguins center Brendan Leipsic has resumed full training after his injury.

13-2-2022 Oliver Wahlstrom speaks up.
Oliver Wahlstrom is disappointed in the team tactics after having not played in the last five games. He wants more icetime.

11-2-2022 Nikita Zadorov frustrated
Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Nikita Zadorov feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Russia, Nikita Zadorov was originally drafted to the NHL by the Buffalo Sabres in the 1st round of the 2013 entry draft. He has appeared in 491 NHL games during his career, notching 21 goals and adding 110 assists along with 177 penalty minutes. The 26 year old defenseman has played 50 games with the Pittsburgh Penguins this season, totalling 0+3=3 with 10 PIM.


11-2-2022 Brendan Leipsic resumes light training.
Wilkes-Barre Penguins center Brendan Leipsic has resumed light training after his injury and is listed day to day.

10-2-2022 Team captain meets with Adam Ginning
Team captain Sidney Crosby called a short meeting with Adam Ginning after practice today to discuss some issues that have affected his play. I guess they needed someone to take the blame..., said Adam Ginning as he left the ice, ...but I'll take it like a man

9-2-2022 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Evgeni Malkin is looking good with 5 points in 3 games last week. Oskar Sundqvist is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Olli Maata is looking good with 4 points in 3 games last week. Jakub Vrana is looking good with 5 points in 3 games last week.

Who's cold

Justin Bailey has lost his sights and is now 31 games without a goal. Lucas Wallmark has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Nikita Zadorov has played 49 games without a goal. Luke Kunin has lost his sights and is now 14 games without a goal. Kyle Okposo has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Matt O'Connor has been chilly and allowed 13 goals in 3 games. Scott Laughton has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Jesper Boqvist has lost his sights and is now 14 games without a goal. Oliver Wahlstrom has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Renaud Morin has lost his sights and is now 12 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



8-2-2022 Jesper Boqvist frustrated
Pittsburgh Penguins center Jesper Boqvist feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Sweden, Jesper Boqvist was originally drafted to the NHL by the Pittsburgh Penguins in the 1st round of the 2017 entry draft. He has appeared in 313 NHL games during his career, notching 31 goals and adding 58 assists along with 116 penalty minutes. The 23 year old center has played 55 games with the Pittsburgh Penguins this season, totalling 5+10=15 with 28 PIM.


7-2-2022 Frederik Tiffels frustrated
Pittsburgh Penguins left wing Frederik Tiffels feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Germany, Frederik Tiffels was originally drafted to the NHL by the Pittsburgh Penguins in the 6th round of the 2015 entry draft. He has appeared in 49 NHL games during his career, notching 0 goals and adding 1 assists along with 44 penalty minutes. The 26 year old left wing has not yet played for the Pittsburgh Penguins this season. He has played 55 games with the Wilkes-Barre Penguins this season, totalling 12+3=15 with 16 PIM.


7-2-2022 Jacob Doty resumes full training.
Wilkes-Barre Penguins right wing Jacob Doty has resumed full training after his injury.

5-2-2022 Oliver Wahlstrom speaks up.
Oliver Wahlstrom is disappointed in the team tactics after having not played in the last five games. He wants more icetime.

5-2-2022 Evgeni Malkin reaches a milestone !
Evgeni Malkin notched the 700th assist of his career in tonight's game against the Philadelphia Flyers on a goal by Jakub Vrana. Making beautiful plays is fun on the ice I think, he said while posing for photo's..

A native of Russia, Evgeni Malkin was originally drafted to the NHL by the Pittsburgh Penguins in the 1st round of the 2004 entry draft. He has appeared in 1092 NHL games during his career, notching 493 goals and adding 700 assists along with 1028 penalty minutes. The 35 year old right wing has played 53 games with the Pittsburgh Penguins this season, totalling 21+26=47 with 62 PIM.


5-2-2022 Jean-Sebastien Dea injured.
Jean-Sebastien Dea of Wilkes-Barre Penguins suffered knee injury during tonights minorleague game against the Philadelphia Phantoms. He is expected to be sidelined for more than a month . We have to play as a team in my absence. We're not playing the system right now and we're only playing 40 minutes of hockey every night, while the other team is playing 60. That's not good enough. I hope we get it in gear by the time I return, he murmured as he grimaced in pain.

4-2-2022 Christopher Paquette resumes full training.
Wilkes-Barre Penguins center Christopher Paquette has resumed full training after his injury.

3-2-2022 Rasmus Asplund frustrated
Pittsburgh Penguins center Rasmus Asplund feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Sweden, Rasmus Asplund was originally drafted to the NHL by the Buffalo Sabres in the 2nd round of the 2016 entry draft. He has appeared in 271 NHL games during his career, notching 29 goals and adding 49 assists along with 185 penalty minutes. The 24 year old center has played 25 games with the Pittsburgh Penguins this season, totalling 1+2=3 with 28 PIM. He has also played 17 games with the Wilkes-Barre Penguins this season, totalling 7+18=25 with 10 PIM.


2-2-2022 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Max Jones is looking good with a 3 game point scoring streak with 2 game goalstreak. Tyler Bozak is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week.

Who's cold

Justin Bailey has lost his sights and is now 28 games without a goal. Lucas Wallmark has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Nikita Zadorov has played 46 games without a goal. Luke Kunin is down on his game pulling a 11 game streak without registering a single point. Matt O'Connor has been chilly and allowed 5 goals in 1 games. Scott Laughton has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Matt Murray has been chilly and allowed 8 goals in 2 games. Jakub Vrana has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Jesper Boqvist has lost his sights and is now 11 games without a goal. Oliver Wahlstrom has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Renaud Morin has lost his sights and is now 9 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



2-2-2022 Jacob Doty resumes light training.
Wilkes-Barre Penguins right wing Jacob Doty has resumed light training after his injury and is listed day to day.

1-2-2022 Oliver Wahlstrom speaks up.
Oliver Wahlstrom is disappointed in the team tactics after having not played in the last five games. He wants more icetime.

30-1-2022 Rasmus Asplund frustrated
Pittsburgh Penguins center Rasmus Asplund feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Sweden, Rasmus Asplund was originally drafted to the NHL by the Buffalo Sabres in the 2nd round of the 2016 entry draft. He has appeared in 271 NHL games during his career, notching 29 goals and adding 49 assists along with 185 penalty minutes. The 24 year old center has played 25 games with the Pittsburgh Penguins this season, totalling 1+2=3 with 28 PIM. He has also played 15 games with the Wilkes-Barre Penguins this season, totalling 5+16=21 with 10 PIM.


30-1-2022 Christopher Paquette resumes light training.
Wilkes-Barre Penguins center Christopher Paquette has resumed light training after his injury and is listed day to day.

28-1-2022 Keaton Thompson resumes full training.
Wilkes-Barre Penguins left wing Keaton Thompson has resumed full training after his injury.

28-1-2022 Linus Nassen resumes full training.
Wilkes-Barre Penguins defenseman Linus Nassen has resumed full training after his injury.

28-1-2022 Mackenzie MacEachern resumes full training.
Wilkes-Barre Penguins right wing Mackenzie MacEachern has resumed full training after his injury.

27-1-2022 Brendan Leipsic injured.
Brendan Leipsic of Wilkes-Barre Penguins suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Hartford Wolfpack. He is expected to be sidelined for almost a month . This comes at a really bad time for us, but all I can do follow the rehab program and try to get back into the lineup as soon as possible, he quoted before being taken to the hospital for tests.

27-1-2022 Keaton Thompson injured.
Keaton Thompson of Wilkes-Barre Penguins suffered thigh injury during tonights minorleague game against the Hartford Wolfpack. He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of days . It is just a minor bump, he murmured as he grimaced in pain.

27-1-2022 Mackenzie MacEachern injured.
Mackenzie MacEachern of Wilkes-Barre Penguins suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Hartford Wolfpack. He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of days . They just want to be careful after what happened to me last time. I'll dress for tomorrows practice, then it's up to the coaching staff, he said as the trainers examined him.

26-1-2022 Oliver Wahlstrom speaks up.
Oliver Wahlstrom is disappointed in the team tactics after having not played in the last five games. He wants more icetime.

26-1-2022 Weekly team report
Who's hot

David Savard is looking steady with 3 points in 4 games last week. Evgeni Malkin is looking steady with 4 points in 4 games last week. Sidney Crosby is looking steady with 4 points in 4 games last week. Oskar Sundqvist is looking steady with 4 points in 4 games last week. Olli Maata is looking steady with 3 points in 4 games last week. Tyler Bozak is looking steady with 3 points in 4 games last week. Jakub Vrana is looking good with 5 points in 4 games last week.

Who's cold

Max Jones has lost his sights and is now 11 games without a goal. Justin Bailey has lost his sights and is now 25 games without a goal. Lucas Wallmark has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Nikita Zadorov has played 43 games without a goal. Michael Chaput has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Luke Kunin has lost his sights and is now 8 games without a goal. Matt O'Connor hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Scott Laughton has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Jesper Boqvist has lost his sights and is now 8 games without a goal. Oliver Wahlstrom has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Renaud Morin has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



24-1-2022 Linus Nassen injured.
Linus Nassen of Wilkes-Barre Penguins suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Cincinnati Mighty Ducks. He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of days . It's nothing, just two good guys goin' at it - nobody got seriously hurt, he said after the game in the dressing room.

23-1-2022 Team captain meets with Max Jones
Following the team's recent 5-1 loss at Buffalo Sabres on 22-1-2022, Pittsburgh Penguins captain Sidney Crosby and Max Jones did not leave the bench after the game for a while. I wanted to go over some things that have been troubling his game lately, said Sidney Crosby

23-1-2022 Oliver Wahlstrom speaks up.
Oliver Wahlstrom is disappointed in the team tactics after having not played in the last five games. He wants more icetime.

22-1-2022 Team captain meets with Jakub Vrana
Following the team's recent 5-1 loss at Buffalo Sabres on 22-1-2022, Pittsburgh Penguins captain Sidney Crosby and Jakub Vrana did not leave the dressing room for some time. I think it was time to get some things out of the way, said Sidney Crosby

20-1-2022 Oskar Sundqvist reaches a milestone !
Oskar Sundqvist scored the 100th goal of his career in tonight's game against the Philadelphia Flyers on a feed by Jakub Vrana. You can't worry about the personal achievements - it's the W's that count, he pointed out to the gathered press corps.

A native of Sweden, Oskar Sundqvist was originally drafted to the NHL by the Pittsburgh Penguins in the 3rd round of the 2012 entry draft. He has appeared in 473 NHL games during his career, notching 100 goals and adding 134 assists along with 78 penalty minutes. The 27 year old center has played 45 games with the Pittsburgh Penguins this season, totalling 12+17=29 with 17 PIM.


19-1-2022 Team captain meets with Adam Ginning
Team captain Sidney Crosby called a short meeting with Adam Ginning after practice today to discuss some issues that have affected his play. I have to take the brunt of this, said Adam Ginning as he left the ice. My play has not been up to snuff and if I'm not contributing more, I have to work harder.

19-1-2022 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Alec Martinez is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Evgeni Malkin is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Olli Maata is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week.

Who's cold

Max Jones has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal. Justin Bailey has lost his sights and is now 21 games without a goal. Lucas Wallmark has lost his sights and is now 16 games without a goal. Nikita Zadorov has played 39 games without a goal. David Savard has played 12 games without a goal. Matt O'Connor hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Matt Murray has been chilly and allowed 13 goals in 3 games. Jakub Vrana has lost his sights and is now 13 games without a goal. Oliver Wahlstrom has been a healthy scratch in his last five games.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



19-1-2022 Gabriel Gagne agrees on a contract.
Gabriel Gagne has signed a one year deal with the Wilkes-Barre Penguins. Financial terms of the deal were not announced.

18-1-2022 Pittsburgh Penguins players named to All-Star Game
The following players from Pittsburgh Penguins were named to this year's All-Star Game:
-Evgeni Malkin
-Sidney Crosby
-Olli Maata


18-1-2022 Linus Nassen resumes full training.
Wilkes-Barre Penguins defenseman Linus Nassen has resumed full training after his injury.

17-1-2022 Oliver Wahlstrom speaks up.
Oliver Wahlstrom is disappointed in the team tactics after having not played in the last five games. He wants more icetime.

16-1-2022 Todd Burgess agrees on a contract.
Todd Burgess has signed a one year deal with the Wilkes-Barre Penguins. Financial terms of the deal were not announced.

16-1-2022 Tom Sestito injured.
Tom Sestito of Wilkes-Barre Penguins suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Hamilton Bulldogs. He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of months . Hopefully the team won't suffer for the next month or so, he said as medics fastened him onto the stretcher.

14-1-2022 Jacob Doty injured.
Jacob Doty of Wilkes-Barre Penguins suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Albany River Rats. He is expected to be sidelined for almost a month . This is the same injury I had as a junior. Not too serious, but it needs some time to heal, were his words after the game.

14-1-2022 Linus Nassen injured.
Linus Nassen of Wilkes-Barre Penguins suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Albany River Rats. He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of days . If it was up to me I would have finished the game, but they want to be careful about this kind of injury, he said as medics fastened him onto the stretcher.

13-1-2022 Luke Kunin frustrated
Pittsburgh Penguins right wing Luke Kunin feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Luke Kunin was originally drafted to the NHL by the Minnesota Wild in the 1st round of the 2016 entry draft. He has appeared in 47 NHL games during his career, notching 5 goals and adding 10 assists along with 31 penalty minutes. The 24 year old right wing has played 7 games with the Pittsburgh Penguins this season, totalling 2+3=5 with 4 PIM. He has also played 28 games with the Wilkes-Barre Penguins this season, totalling 9+19=28 with 12 PIM.


12-1-2022 Linus Nassen frustrated
Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Linus Nassen feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Sweden, Linus Nassen was originally drafted to the NHL by the Florida Panthers in the 3rd round of the 2016 entry draft. He has appeared in 82 NHL games during his career, notching 1 goals and adding 3 assists along with 45 penalty minutes. The 23 year old defenseman has not yet played for the Pittsburgh Penguins this season. He has played 42 games with the Wilkes-Barre Penguins this season, totalling 2+3=5 with 14 PIM.


12-1-2022 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Evgeni Malkin is looking good with a 3 game point scoring streak with 1 game goalstreak. Sidney Crosby is looking good with a 3 game point scoring streak with 2 game goalstreak.

Who's cold

Justin Bailey has lost his sights and is now 18 games without a goal. Lucas Wallmark has lost his sights and is now 16 games without a goal. Nikita Zadorov has played 36 games without a goal. Matt O'Connor hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Oskar Sundqvist has lost his sights and is now 15 games without a goal. Jakub Vrana has lost his sights and is now 10 games without a goal. Oliver Wahlstrom has been a healthy scratch in his last five games.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



9-1-2022 Scott Laughton reaches a milestone !
Scott Laughton scored the 100th goal of his career in tonight's game against the St. Louis Blues on a feed by Evgeni Malkin. I just feel so happy now, this comes at a good time for me, he declared after viewing the replay of the goal.

A native of Canada, Scott Laughton was originally drafted to the NHL by the Philadelphia Flyers in the 1st round of the 2012 entry draft. He has appeared in 527 NHL games during his career, notching 100 goals and adding 113 assists along with 413 penalty minutes. The 27 year old left wing has played 39 games with the Pittsburgh Penguins this season, totalling 5+8=13 with 26 PIM.


8-1-2022 Max Jones frustrated
Pittsburgh Penguins left wing Max Jones feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Max Jones was originally drafted to the NHL by the Anaheim Ducks in the 1st round of the 2016 entry draft. He has appeared in 337 NHL games during his career, notching 39 goals and adding 38 assists along with 97 penalty minutes. The 23 year old left wing has played 40 games with the Pittsburgh Penguins this season, totalling 4+3=7 with 12 PIM.


8-1-2022 Oliver Wahlstrom speaks up.
Oliver Wahlstrom is disappointed in the team tactics after having not played in the last five games. He wants more icetime.

7-1-2022 Brendan Leipsic resumes full training.
Wilkes-Barre Penguins center Brendan Leipsic has resumed full training after his injury.

7-1-2022 Jakub Vrana reaches a milestone !
Jakub Vrana scored the 300th point of his career in tonight's game against the New Jersey Devils on a goal by Evgeni Malkin. This one is for the fans who are paying my salary, was the comment released to the press after the game..

A native of Czech, Jakub Vrana was originally drafted to the NHL by the Washington Capitals in the 1st round of the 2014 entry draft. He has appeared in 406 NHL games during his career, notching 144 goals and adding 156 assists along with 418 penalty minutes. The 25 year old left wing has played 39 games with the Pittsburgh Penguins this season, totalling 17+16=33 with 47 PIM.


7-1-2022 Christopher Paquette injured.
Christopher Paquette of Wilkes-Barre Penguins suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Albany River Rats. He is expected to be sidelined for almost a month . I hope to be back skating with the team in time for the next road trip, but they're monitoring it very closely. We'll have to see how it heals, he quoted before being taken to the hospital for tests.

5-1-2022 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Michael Chaput is looking steady with 3 points in 4 games last week. Luke Kunin is looking steady with 4 points in 4 games last week. Kyle Okposo is looking steady with 3 points in 4 games last week. Evgeni Malkin is looking good with 5 points in 4 games last week. Sidney Crosby is looking good with 5 points in 4 games last week. Oskar Sundqvist is looking steady with 3 points in 4 games last week. Adam Ginning is looking steady with 3 points in 4 games last week.

Who's cold

Justin Bailey has lost his sights and is now 15 games without a goal. Rasmus Asplund is sliding on a 15 game streak without registering a single point. Lucas Wallmark has lost his sights and is now 14 games without a goal. Nikita Zadorov has played 33 games without a goal. David Savard is looking out of place on the ice despite notching 2 points last week. Merrick Madsen hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Jakub Vrana has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



5-1-2022 Christopher Paquette resumes full training.
Wilkes-Barre Penguins center Christopher Paquette has resumed full training after his injury.

4-1-2022 Christopher Paquette injured.
Christopher Paquette of Wilkes-Barre Penguins suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Manchester Monarchs. He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of days . They just want to be careful after what happened to me last time. I'll dress for tomorrows practice, then it's up to the coaching staff, he commented to the media.

2-1-2022 Pittsburgh Penguins players selected to World Junior Championships
World Junior Championships (U-20) in icehockey are about to start. The following players from Pittsburgh Penguins organization have been selected to represent their countries:

-Reima Ihalainen (FIN)
-Dominik Panek (SVK)
-Gary Buckley (USA)
-Logan Barlage (SWE)
-Jonas Lyngstrad (SWE)
-Valentyn Silhava (CZE)
-Artem Kosov (RUS)


2-1-2022 Brendan Leipsic resumes light training.
Wilkes-Barre Penguins center Brendan Leipsic has resumed light training after his injury and is listed day to day.

1-1-2022 Frederik Tiffels frustrated
Pittsburgh Penguins left wing Frederik Tiffels feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Germany, Frederik Tiffels was originally drafted to the NHL by the Pittsburgh Penguins in the 6th round of the 2015 entry draft. He has appeared in 49 NHL games during his career, notching 0 goals and adding 1 assists along with 44 penalty minutes. The 26 year old left wing has not yet played for the Pittsburgh Penguins this season. He has played 37 games with the Wilkes-Barre Penguins this season, totalling 5+3=8 with 8 PIM.


30-12-2021 Linus Nassen frustrated
Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Linus Nassen feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Sweden, Linus Nassen was originally drafted to the NHL by the Florida Panthers in the 3rd round of the 2016 entry draft. He has appeared in 82 NHL games during his career, notching 1 goals and adding 3 assists along with 45 penalty minutes. The 23 year old defenseman has not yet played for the Pittsburgh Penguins this season. He has played 36 games with the Wilkes-Barre Penguins this season, totalling 2+3=5 with 10 PIM.


30-12-2021 Tyler Bozak resumes full training.
Wilkes-Barre Penguins center Tyler Bozak has resumed full training after his abdomen injury.

29-12-2021 Weekly team report
Who's hot

David Savard is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Kyle Okposo is looking good with 6 points in 3 games last week. Evgeni Malkin is looking good with 4 points in 3 games last week. Sidney Crosby is looking good with 6 points in 3 games last week. Oskar Sundqvist is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Olli Maata is looking good with a 4 game point scoring streak with 1 game goalstreak.

Who's cold

Max Jones has lost his sights and is now 19 games without a goal. Justin Bailey has lost his sights and is now 11 games without a goal. Rasmus Asplund is sliding on a 15 game streak without registering a single point. Lucas Wallmark has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Nikita Zadorov has played 29 games without a goal. Michael Chaput has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Luke Kunin has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Scott Laughton has lost his sights and is now 14 games without a goal. Merrick Madsen hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



28-12-2021 Linus Nassen frustrated
Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Linus Nassen feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Sweden, Linus Nassen was originally drafted to the NHL by the Florida Panthers in the 3rd round of the 2016 entry draft. He has appeared in 82 NHL games during his career, notching 1 goals and adding 3 assists along with 45 penalty minutes. The 23 year old defenseman has not yet played for the Pittsburgh Penguins this season. He has played 35 games with the Wilkes-Barre Penguins this season, totalling 2+3=5 with 10 PIM.


28-12-2021 Tyler Bozak injured.
Tyler Bozak of Wilkes-Barre Penguins suffered groin injury during tonights minorleague game against the Hershey Bears. He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of days . Hockey is a physical game, it's not like we're playing chess out there, the injured player commented.

22-12-2021 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Sidney Crosby is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week.

Who's cold

Max Jones has lost his sights and is now 16 games without a goal. Justin Bailey has lost his sights and is now 8 games without a goal. Rasmus Asplund is down on his game pulling a 12 game streak without registering a single point. Lucas Wallmark has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Nikita Zadorov is sliding on a 26 game streak without registering a single point. David Savard has played 21 games without a goal. Scott Laughton has lost his sights and is now 11 games without a goal. Merrick Madsen hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Oskar Sundqvist has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Jesper Boqvist has lost his sights and is now 8 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



20-12-2021 Team captain meets with Rasmus Asplund
Team captain Sidney Crosby called a short meeting with Rasmus Asplund after practice today to discuss some issues that have affected his play. I have to take the brunt of this, said Rasmus Asplund as he left the ice. My play has not been up to snuff and if I'm not contributing more, I have to work harder.

19-12-2021 Lucas Wallmark frustrated
Pittsburgh Penguins center Lucas Wallmark feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Sweden, Lucas Wallmark was originally drafted to the NHL by the Carolina Hurricanes in the 4th round of the 2014 entry draft. He has appeared in 10 NHL games during his career, notching 0 goals and adding 2 assists along with 0 penalty minutes. The 26 year old center has played 10 games with the Pittsburgh Penguins this season, totalling 0+2=2 with 0 PIM.


15-12-2021 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Alec Martinez is looking steady with 3 points in 4 games last week. Evgeni Malkin is looking steady with 3 points in 4 games last week. Sidney Crosby is looking red hot with a 7 game point streak. Oskar Sundqvist is looking steady with 3 points in 4 games last week. Olli Maata is looking steady with 3 points in 4 games last week.

Who's cold

Max Jones has lost his sights and is now 13 games without a goal. Justin Bailey has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Rasmus Asplund has lost his sights and is now 15 games without a goal. Lucas Wallmark has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Nikita Zadorov is sliding on a 23 game streak without registering a single point. David Savard has played 18 games without a goal. Michael Chaput has lost his sights and is now 18 games without a goal. Scott Laughton has lost his sights and is now 8 games without a goal. Merrick Madsen hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Jesper Boqvist has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



13-12-2021 Team captain meets with Rasmus Ristolainen
Following the team's recent 3-3 tie against Philadelphia Flyers on 13-12-2021, Pittsburgh Penguins captain Sidney Crosby and Rasmus Ristolainen did not leave the bench after the game for a while. I wanted to go over some things that have been troubling his game lately, said Sidney Crosby

13-12-2021 Matt O'Connor agrees on a contract.
Matt O'Connor has signed a one year deal with the Wilkes-Barre Penguins. Financial terms of the deal were not announced.

12-12-2021 Pittsburgh Penguins trade
Pittsburgh Penguins traded Thomas Greiss to Vancouver Canucks for Luke Kunin

A native of USA, Luke Kunin was originally drafted to the NHL by the Minnesota Wild in the 1st round of the 2016 entry draft. He has appeared in 40 NHL games during his career, notching 3 goals and adding 7 assists along with 27 penalty minutes. The 24 year old right wing has not yet played for the Vancouver Canucks this season. He has played 28 games with the Manitoba Moose this season, totalling 9+19=28 with 12 PIM.

A native of Germany, Thomas Greiss was originally drafted to the NHL by the San Jose Sharks in the 3rd round of the 2004 entry draft. He has appeared in 221 NHL games during his career, booking 6 career shutouts and allowing 558 goals. The 35 year old goaltender has played 3 games with the Pittsburgh Penguins this season, allowing 7 goals on 44 while booking 0 shutouts.


12-12-2021 Pittsburgh Penguins trade
Pittsburgh Penguins traded Nino Niederreiter to Minnesota Wild for Reima Ihalainen and Scott Laughton

A native of Finland, Reima Ihalainen was originally drafted to the NHL by the Minnesota Wild in the 1st round of the 2021 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 18 year old right wing has not yet played for the Minnesota Wild this season.

A native of Canada, Scott Laughton was originally drafted to the NHL by the Philadelphia Flyers in the 1st round of the 2012 entry draft. He has appeared in 515 NHL games during his career, notching 98 goals and adding 110 assists along with 403 penalty minutes. The 27 year old right wing has played 27 games with the Minnesota Wild this season, totalling 3+5=8 with 16 PIM.

A native of Switzerland, Nino Niederreiter was originally drafted to the NHL by the New York Islanders in the 1st round of the 2010 entry draft. He has appeared in 698 NHL games during his career, notching 187 goals and adding 170 assists along with 354 penalty minutes. The 29 year old left wing has played 28 games with the Pittsburgh Penguins this season, totalling 9+6=15 with 20 PIM.


11-12-2021 Team captain meets with Kyle Okposo
Following the team's recent 4-3 loss at New York Islanders on 10-12-2021, Pittsburgh Penguins captain Sidney Crosby and Kyle Okposo did not leave the dressing room for some time. I think it was time to get some things out of the way, said Sidney Crosby

10-12-2021 Frederik Tiffels frustrated
Pittsburgh Penguins left wing Frederik Tiffels feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Germany, Frederik Tiffels was originally drafted to the NHL by the Pittsburgh Penguins in the 6th round of the 2015 entry draft. He has appeared in 49 NHL games during his career, notching 0 goals and adding 1 assists along with 44 penalty minutes. The 26 year old left wing has not yet played for the Pittsburgh Penguins this season. He has played 27 games with the Wilkes-Barre Penguins this season, totalling 5+3=8 with 8 PIM.


8-12-2021 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Rasmus Ristolainen is looking good with 4 points in 3 games last week. Evgeni Malkin is looking good with 4 points in 3 games last week. Sidney Crosby is looking good with a 3 game point scoring streak with 1 game goalstreak. Jakub Vrana is looking good with a 3 game point scoring streak with 1 game goalstreak.

Who's cold

Max Jones has lost his sights and is now 9 games without a goal. Rasmus Asplund has lost his sights and is now 11 games without a goal. Lucas Wallmark has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Nikita Zadorov is sliding on a 19 game streak without registering a single point. David Savard has played 14 games without a goal. Michael Chaput has lost his sights and is now 14 games without a goal. Nino Niederreiter is looking out of place on the ice despite notching 2 points last week. Kyle Okposo has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Thomas Greiss hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Matt Murray has been chilly and allowed 13 goals in 3 games.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



4-12-2021 Oliver Wahlstrom speaks up.
Oliver Wahlstrom is disappointed in the team tactics after averaging 7 minutes in the last five games. He wants more icetime.

2-12-2021 Christopher Paquette resumes full training.
Wilkes-Barre Penguins center Christopher Paquette has resumed full training after his injury.

2-12-2021 Brendan Leipsic injured.
Brendan Leipsic of Wilkes-Barre Penguins suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Cleveland Barons. He is expected to be sidelined for more than a month . Hopefully the team won't suffer for the next month or so, he commented to the press.

1-12-2021 Weekly team report
Who's hot

David Savard is looking good with 3 points in 2 games last week. Olli Maata is looking good with a 4 game point scoring streak with 1 game goalstreak. Jakub Vrana is looking good with 4 points in 2 games last week.

Who's cold

Max Jones has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Rasmus Asplund has lost his sights and is now 8 games without a goal. Lucas Wallmark has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Nikita Zadorov is sliding on a 16 game streak without registering a single point. Michael Chaput has lost his sights and is now 11 games without a goal. Nino Niederreiter is looking out of place on the ice despite notching 2 points last week. Thomas Greiss hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



29-11-2021 Team captain meets with Nino Niederreiter
Following the team's recent 1-6 win at Philadelphia Flyers on 26-11-2021, Pittsburgh Penguins captain Sidney Crosby and Nino Niederreiter did not leave the dressing room for some time. I think it was time to get some things out of the way, said Sidney Crosby

29-11-2021 Oliver Wahlstrom speaks up.
Oliver Wahlstrom is disappointed in the team tactics after averaging 7 minutes in the last five games. He wants more icetime.

28-11-2021 Oliver Wahlstrom speaks up.
Oliver Wahlstrom is disappointed in the team tactics after averaging 7 minutes in the last five games. He wants more icetime.

27-11-2021 Lucas Wallmark frustrated
Pittsburgh Penguins center Lucas Wallmark feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Sweden, Lucas Wallmark was originally drafted to the NHL by the Carolina Hurricanes in the 4th round of the 2014 entry draft. He has appeared in 10 NHL games during his career, notching 0 goals and adding 2 assists along with 0 penalty minutes. The 26 year old center has played 10 games with the Pittsburgh Penguins this season, totalling 0+2=2 with 0 PIM.


27-11-2021 Christopher Paquette resumes light training.
Wilkes-Barre Penguins center Christopher Paquette has resumed light training after his injury and is listed day to day.

26-11-2021 Oliver Wahlstrom speaks up.
Oliver Wahlstrom is disappointed in the team tactics after averaging 7 minutes in the last five games. He wants more icetime.

24-11-2021 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Alec Martinez is looking steady with 4 points in 4 games last week. Nino Niederreiter is looking steady with 4 points in 4 games last week. Evgeni Malkin is looking good with a 4 game point scoring streak with 1 game goalstreak. Sidney Crosby is looking red hot with a 8 game point streak. Oskar Sundqvist is looking steady with 3 points in 4 games last week. Olli Maata is looking steady with 4 points in 4 games last week. Jakub Vrana is looking steady with 3 points in 4 games last week.

Who's cold

Rasmus Asplund has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Lucas Wallmark has lost his sights and is now 10 games without a goal. Nikita Zadorov has played 14 games without a goal. Michael Chaput has lost his sights and is now 9 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



24-11-2021 Brendan Leipsic resumes full training.
Wilkes-Barre Penguins center Brendan Leipsic has resumed full training after his injury.

23-11-2021 Nikita Zadorov frustrated
Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Nikita Zadorov feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Russia, Nikita Zadorov was originally drafted to the NHL by the Buffalo Sabres in the 1st round of the 2013 entry draft. He has appeared in 455 NHL games during his career, notching 21 goals and adding 107 assists along with 175 penalty minutes. The 26 year old defenseman has played 14 games with the Pittsburgh Penguins this season, totalling 0+0=0 with 8 PIM.


23-11-2021 Brendan Leipsic injured.
Brendan Leipsic of Wilkes-Barre Penguins suffered wrist injury during tonights minorleague game against the Albany River Rats. He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of days . I should be back in the lineup soon, it doesn't feel that serious, he said after the game.

19-11-2021 Tyler Bozak resumes full training.
Wilkes-Barre Penguins center Tyler Bozak has resumed full training after his abdomen injury.

18-11-2021 Christopher Paquette injured.
Christopher Paquette of Wilkes-Barre Penguins suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Hamilton Bulldogs. He is expected to be sidelined for around two weeks . There's no operation necessary. It's a third-degree separation. We'll know better in a couple of days how bad it really is and go from there, he murmured as he grimaced in pain.

18-11-2021 Tyler Bozak injured.
Tyler Bozak of Wilkes-Barre Penguins suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Hamilton Bulldogs. He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of days . It is just a minor bump, he said before being taken away for x-rays.

17-11-2021 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Rasmus Ristolainen is looking good with 2 points in 1 games last week. David Savard is looking good with 2 points in 1 games last week. Alec Martinez is looking good with a 3 game point scoring streak with 1 game goalstreak.

Who's cold

Rasmus Asplund has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Lucas Wallmark has lost his sights and is now 10 games without a goal. Nikita Zadorov has played 10 games without a goal. Michael Chaput has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Sidney Crosby has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Jesper Boqvist has lost his sights and is now 16 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



15-11-2021 Linus Nassen frustrated
Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Linus Nassen feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Sweden, Linus Nassen was originally drafted to the NHL by the Florida Panthers in the 3rd round of the 2016 entry draft. He has appeared in 82 NHL games during his career, notching 1 goals and adding 3 assists along with 45 penalty minutes. The 23 year old defenseman has not yet played for the Pittsburgh Penguins this season. He has played 16 games with the Wilkes-Barre Penguins this season, totalling 1+0=1 with 10 PIM.


10-11-2021 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Justin Bailey is looking steady with 3 points in 4 games last week. Sidney Crosby is looking good with 5 points in 4 games last week. Oskar Sundqvist is looking good with 5 points in 4 games last week. Olli Maata is looking good with a 3 game point scoring streak with 3 game goalstreak.

Who's cold

Max Jones has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal. Lucas Wallmark has lost his sights and is now 9 games without a goal. Nino Niederreiter is looking out of place on the ice despite notching 2 points last week. Kyle Okposo is looking out of place on the ice despite notching 2 points last week. Thomas Greiss has been chilly and allowed 4 goals in 1 games. Jesper Boqvist has lost his sights and is now 15 games without a goal. Oliver Wahlstrom is sliding on a 15 game streak without registering a single point.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



8-11-2021 Team captain meets with Jesper Boqvist
Following the team's recent 8-2 loss at Chicago Blackhawks on 8-11-2021, Pittsburgh Penguins captain Sidney Crosby and Jesper Boqvist were seen outside the dressing room going over some things. He has had some trouble chipping in, so I thought it was time for a little chat, said Sidney Crosby

6-11-2021 Rasmus Asplund frustrated
Pittsburgh Penguins center Rasmus Asplund feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Sweden, Rasmus Asplund was originally drafted to the NHL by the Buffalo Sabres in the 2nd round of the 2016 entry draft. He has appeared in 252 NHL games during his career, notching 29 goals and adding 48 assists along with 163 penalty minutes. The 23 year old center has played 6 games with the Pittsburgh Penguins this season, totalling 1+1=2 with 6 PIM. He has also played 5 games with the Wilkes-Barre Penguins this season, totalling 0+9=9 with 10 PIM.


6-11-2021 Olli Maata reaches a milestone !
Olli Maata scored the 300th point of his career in tonight's game against the Tampa Bay Lightning on a feed by Sidney Crosby. That's one for the books, our record breaker told a Hockey Night in Canada reporter.

A native of Finland, Olli Maata was originally drafted to the NHL by the Pittsburgh Penguins in the 1st round of the 2012 entry draft. He has appeared in 587 NHL games during his career, notching 65 goals and adding 235 assists along with 218 penalty minutes. The 27 year old defenseman has played 12 games with the Pittsburgh Penguins this season, totalling 1+6=7 with 14 PIM.


5-11-2021 Team captain meets with Michael Chaput
Team captain Sidney Crosby called a short meeting with Michael Chaput after practice today to discuss some issues that have affected his play. I guess they needed someone to take the blame..., said Michael Chaput as he left the ice, ...but I'll take it like a man

5-11-2021 Linus Nassen frustrated
Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Linus Nassen feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Sweden, Linus Nassen was originally drafted to the NHL by the Florida Panthers in the 3rd round of the 2016 entry draft. He has appeared in 82 NHL games during his career, notching 1 goals and adding 3 assists along with 45 penalty minutes. The 23 year old defenseman has not yet played for the Pittsburgh Penguins this season. He has played 12 games with the Wilkes-Barre Penguins this season, totalling 0+0=0 with 10 PIM.


5-11-2021 Jesper Boqvist frustrated
Pittsburgh Penguins center Jesper Boqvist feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Sweden, Jesper Boqvist was originally drafted to the NHL by the Pittsburgh Penguins in the 1st round of the 2017 entry draft. He has appeared in 270 NHL games during his career, notching 26 goals and adding 49 assists along with 96 penalty minutes. The 23 year old center has played 12 games with the Pittsburgh Penguins this season, totalling 0+1=1 with 8 PIM.


5-11-2021 Byron Froese resumes full training.
Wilkes-Barre Penguins center Byron Froese has resumed full training after his injury.

3-11-2021 Rasmus Ristolainen frustrated
Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Rasmus Ristolainen feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Finland, Rasmus Ristolainen was originally drafted to the NHL by the Buffalo Sabres in the 1st round of the 2013 entry draft. He has appeared in 600 NHL games during his career, notching 42 goals and adding 191 assists along with 195 penalty minutes. The 27 year old defenseman has played 11 games with the Pittsburgh Penguins this season, totalling 0+3=3 with 0 PIM.


3-11-2021 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Oskar Sundqvist is looking good with 3 points in 2 games last week.

Who's cold

Justin Bailey has lost his sights and is now 11 games without a goal. Lucas Wallmark has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Nino Niederreiter has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Kyle Okposo has lost his sights and is now 10 games without a goal. Thomas Greiss hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Olli Maata has played 11 games without a goal. Jesper Boqvist is down on his game pulling a 11 game streak without registering a single point.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



2-11-2021 Christopher Paquette resumes full training.
Wilkes-Barre Penguins center Christopher Paquette has resumed full training after his injury.

31-10-2021 Team captain meets with Kyle Okposo
Following the team's recent 6-3 win against Carolina Hurricanes on 30-10-2021, Pittsburgh Penguins captain Sidney Crosby and Kyle Okposo did not leave the bench after the game for a while. I wanted to go over some things that have been troubling his game lately, said Sidney Crosby

31-10-2021 Ryan Garbutt resumes full training.
Wilkes-Barre Penguins left wing Ryan Garbutt has resumed full training after his injury.

31-10-2021 Byron Froese resumes light training.
Wilkes-Barre Penguins center Byron Froese has resumed light training after his injury and is listed day to day.

31-10-2021 Jean-Sebastien Dea agrees on a contract.
Jean-Sebastien Dea has signed a one year deal with the Wilkes-Barre Penguins. Financial terms of the deal were not announced.

31-10-2021 Dominik Simon agrees on a contract.
Dominik Simon has signed a one year deal with the Wilkes-Barre Penguins. Financial terms of the deal were not announced.

30-10-2021 Team captain meets with Lucas Wallmark
Team captain Sidney Crosby called a short meeting with Lucas Wallmark after practice today to discuss some issues that have affected his play. I guess they needed someone to take the blame..., said Lucas Wallmark as he left the ice, ...but I'll take it like a man

30-10-2021 Jesper Boqvist uncertain about future
Jesper Boqvist wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

30-10-2021 Ryan Garbutt injured.
Ryan Garbutt of Wilkes-Barre Penguins suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Lowell Lock Monsters. He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of days . I may be out of the line up for the next game just as a precaution, but I don't think it's anything serious, he said when he was taken off the ice.

30-10-2021 Christopher Paquette injured.
Christopher Paquette of Wilkes-Barre Penguins suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Lowell Lock Monsters. He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of days . Nothing serious, but I do remember who hit me and caused the injury, were his words after the game.

29-10-2021 Nikita Zadorov frustrated
Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Nikita Zadorov feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Russia, Nikita Zadorov was originally drafted to the NHL by the Buffalo Sabres in the 1st round of the 2013 entry draft. He has appeared in 445 NHL games during his career, notching 21 goals and adding 107 assists along with 167 penalty minutes. The 26 year old defenseman has played 4 games with the Pittsburgh Penguins this season, totalling 0+0=0 with 0 PIM.


28-10-2021 Max Jones frustrated
Pittsburgh Penguins left wing Max Jones feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Max Jones was originally drafted to the NHL by the Anaheim Ducks in the 1st round of the 2016 entry draft. He has appeared in 307 NHL games during his career, notching 36 goals and adding 36 assists along with 87 penalty minutes. The 23 year old left wing has played 10 games with the Pittsburgh Penguins this season, totalling 1+1=2 with 2 PIM.


28-10-2021 Rasmus Ristolainen frustrated
Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Rasmus Ristolainen feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Finland, Rasmus Ristolainen was originally drafted to the NHL by the Buffalo Sabres in the 1st round of the 2013 entry draft. He has appeared in 599 NHL games during his career, notching 42 goals and adding 191 assists along with 195 penalty minutes. The 27 year old defenseman has played 10 games with the Pittsburgh Penguins this season, totalling 0+3=3 with 0 PIM.


28-10-2021 Nikita Zadorov frustrated
Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Nikita Zadorov feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Russia, Nikita Zadorov was originally drafted to the NHL by the Buffalo Sabres in the 1st round of the 2013 entry draft. He has appeared in 445 NHL games during his career, notching 21 goals and adding 107 assists along with 167 penalty minutes. The 26 year old defenseman has played 4 games with the Pittsburgh Penguins this season, totalling 0+0=0 with 0 PIM.


27-10-2021 Weekly team report
Who's hot

No-one is especially hot at the moment.

Who's cold

Justin Bailey has lost his sights and is now 9 games without a goal. Michael Chaput has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Kyle Okposo has lost his sights and is now 8 games without a goal. Oskar Sundqvist has lost his sights and is now 9 games without a goal. Matt Murray has been chilly and allowed 5 goals in 1 games. Jesper Boqvist has lost his sights and is now 9 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



25-10-2021 Max Jones frustrated
Pittsburgh Penguins left wing Max Jones feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Max Jones was originally drafted to the NHL by the Anaheim Ducks in the 1st round of the 2016 entry draft. He has appeared in 306 NHL games during his career, notching 36 goals and adding 36 assists along with 87 penalty minutes. The 23 year old left wing has played 9 games with the Pittsburgh Penguins this season, totalling 1+1=2 with 2 PIM.


20-10-2021 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Evgeni Malkin is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Jakub Vrana is looking good with a 3 game point scoring streak with 2 game goalstreak.

Who's cold

Justin Bailey has lost his sights and is now 8 games without a goal. Kyle Okposo has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal. Oskar Sundqvist has lost his sights and is now 8 games without a goal. Jesper Boqvist has lost his sights and is now 8 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



17-10-2021 Kevin Shattenkirk frustrated
Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Kevin Shattenkirk feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Kevin Shattenkirk was originally drafted to the NHL by the Colorado Avalanche in the 1st round of the 2007 entry draft. He has appeared in 744 NHL games during his career, notching 100 goals and adding 370 assists along with 363 penalty minutes. The 32 year old defenseman has played 6 games with the Pittsburgh Penguins this season, totalling 1+3=4 with 2 PIM.


16-10-2021 Lucas Wallmark frustrated
Pittsburgh Penguins center Lucas Wallmark feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Sweden, Lucas Wallmark was originally drafted to the NHL by the Carolina Hurricanes in the 4th round of the 2014 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 26 year old center has not yet played for the Pittsburgh Penguins this season.


15-10-2021 Lucas Wallmark frustrated
Pittsburgh Penguins center Lucas Wallmark feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Sweden, Lucas Wallmark was originally drafted to the NHL by the Carolina Hurricanes in the 4th round of the 2014 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 26 year old center has not yet played for the Pittsburgh Penguins this season.


15-10-2021 Media attacks the Pittsburgh Penguins
The media is disappointed by the team's 5 game losing streak. Most of the critic is addressed to the work of general manager PIT and headcoach

15-10-2021 Byron Froese injured.
Byron Froese of Wilkes-Barre Penguins suffered arm injury during tonights minorleague game against the Bridgeport Sound Tigers. He is expected to be sidelined for almost a month . I hit a bad patch of ice, and it's not the first time that's happened here. The league should do something about this Arena, he said when he was taken off the ice.

14-10-2021 Niclas Almari frustrated
Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Niclas Almari feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Finland, Niclas Almari was originally drafted to the NHL by the Pittsburgh Penguins in the 5th round of the 2016 entry draft. He has appeared in 96 NHL games during his career, notching 1 goals and adding 8 assists along with 62 penalty minutes. The 23 year old defenseman has not yet played for the Pittsburgh Penguins this season. He has played 5 games with the Wilkes-Barre Penguins this season, totalling 2+4=6 with 2 PIM.


13-10-2021 Team captain meets with Michael Chaput
Following the team's recent 6-2 loss at Philadelphia Flyers on 9-10-2021, Pittsburgh Penguins captain Sidney Crosby and Michael Chaput did not leave the bench after the game for a while. I wanted to go over some things that have been troubling his game lately, said Sidney Crosby

13-10-2021 Niclas Almari frustrated
Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Niclas Almari feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Finland, Niclas Almari was originally drafted to the NHL by the Pittsburgh Penguins in the 5th round of the 2016 entry draft. He has appeared in 96 NHL games during his career, notching 1 goals and adding 8 assists along with 62 penalty minutes. The 23 year old defenseman has not yet played for the Pittsburgh Penguins this season. He has played 5 games with the Wilkes-Barre Penguins this season, totalling 2+4=6 with 2 PIM.


13-10-2021 Weekly team report
Who's hot

No-one is especially hot at the moment.

Who's cold

Max Jones has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Justin Bailey has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Lucas Wallmark has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Nikita Zadorov has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Michael Chaput is looking out of place on the ice despite notching 2 points last week. Alec Martinez has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Oskar Sundqvist has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Ian Cole has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Matt Murray has been chilly and allowed 9 goals in 2 games. Jesper Boqvist has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



8-10-2021 Rasmus Asplund frustrated
Pittsburgh Penguins center Rasmus Asplund feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Sweden, Rasmus Asplund was originally drafted to the NHL by the Buffalo Sabres in the 2nd round of the 2016 entry draft. He has appeared in 250 NHL games during his career, notching 29 goals and adding 48 assists along with 157 penalty minutes. The 23 year old center has played 4 games with the Pittsburgh Penguins this season, totalling 1+1=2 with 0 PIM.


6-10-2021 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Sidney Crosby is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Olli Maata is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Kevin Shattenkirk is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Jakub Vrana is looking good with 5 points in 3 games last week.

Who's cold

No-one is especially cold at the moment.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



5-10-2021 Rasmus Asplund frustrated
Pittsburgh Penguins center Rasmus Asplund feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Sweden, Rasmus Asplund was originally drafted to the NHL by the Buffalo Sabres in the 2nd round of the 2016 entry draft. He has appeared in 249 NHL games during his career, notching 28 goals and adding 48 assists along with 157 penalty minutes. The 23 year old center has played 3 games with the Pittsburgh Penguins this season, totalling 0+1=1 with 0 PIM.


1-10-2021 Linus Nassen frustrated
Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Linus Nassen feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Sweden, Linus Nassen was originally drafted to the NHL by the Florida Panthers in the 3rd round of the 2016 entry draft. He has appeared in 82 NHL games during his career, notching 1 goals and adding 3 assists along with 45 penalty minutes. The 23 year old defenseman has not yet played for the Pittsburgh Penguins this season. He has played 1 games with the Wilkes-Barre Penguins this season, totalling 0+0=0 with 0 PIM.


1-10-2021 Kevin Shattenkirk reaches a milestone !
Kevin Shattenkirk scored the 100th goal of his career in tonight's game against the Washington Capitals on a feed by Rasmus Ristolainen. You can't worry about the personal achievements - it's the W's that count, he said before boarding the teams chartered jet.

A native of USA, Kevin Shattenkirk was originally drafted to the NHL by the Colorado Avalanche in the 1st round of the 2007 entry draft. He has appeared in 738 NHL games during his career, notching 100 goals and adding 368 assists along with 361 penalty minutes. The 32 year old defenseman looks to stay a member of the team for a long time.


30-9-2021 Team captain meets with Kyle Okposo
Following the team's recent 4-3 loss at New York Islanders on 26-9-2021, Pittsburgh Penguins captain Sidney Crosby and Kyle Okposo did not leave the dressing room for some time. I think it was time to get some things out of the way, said Sidney Crosby

30-9-2021 Media rates the best players in the league
GOALTENDER
NameOFDFOAAgeTeam
Braden HoltbyAAA32Calgary Flames
Carey PriceA-A-A-34Anaheim Ducks
Jonathan QuickA-A-A-35Los Angeles Kings
Devan DubnykA-A-A-35New York Islanders
Marc-Andre FleuryBA-A-36Edmonton Oilers
Corey CrawfordA-A-A-36Chicago Blackhawks
Martin JonesA-A-A-31New York Rangers
Ben BishopBBA-34Toronto Maple Leafs
Thatcher DemkoA-A-A-25Vancouver Canucks
John GibsonA-A-B28New Jersey Devils
DEFENSEMAN
NameOFDFOAAgeTeam
Roman JosiAA-B31Buffalo Sabres
John CarlsonA-A-B31New Jersey Devils
K'Andre MillerBAB21Minnesota Wild
Drew DoughtyBA-B31Los Angeles Kings
P.K. SubbanA-BB32New York Islanders
Olivier Ekman-LarssonAA-B30Columbus Blue Jackets
Alex PietrangeloBAB31St. Louis Blues
Morgan RiellyA-A-B27Toronto Maple Leafs
Griffin ReinhartABB27Minnesota Wild
Mikhail SergachevABB23Montreal Canadiens
LEFT WING
NameOFDFOAAgeTeam
Jonathan DrouinABA-26Tampa Bay Lightning
Bo HorvatAB-A-26Vancouver Canucks
Aleksander BarkovAAB26New Jersey Devils
Brady TkachukA-BB22Arizona Coyotes
Brian BowenBA-B19Chicago Blackhawks
David PastrnakAB-B26Boston Bruins
Max PaciorettyA-BB32Montreal Canadiens
Pavel Zacha86828324Washington Capitals
Julien GauthierAB-B23Arizona Coyotes
Matthew StromeA-BB22Nashville Predators
CENTER
NameOFDFOAAgeTeam
Auston MatthewsAA-A-24Toronto Maple Leafs
Tyler SeguinAA-A-29Dallas Stars
Mark ScheifeleAA-A-28Winnipeg Jets
Filip ForsbergABA-27Nashville Predators
Ryan JohansenABA-29Calgary Flames
Jack EichelABA-24Buffalo Sabres
Ryan Nugent-HopkinsA-AA-28Vancouver Canucks
Connor McDavidAB-A-24Philadelphia Flyers
Jonathan ToewsBBB33San Jose Sharks
Nathan MacKinnonABB26Buffalo Sabres
RIGHT WING
NameOFDFOAAgeTeam
Patrik LaineABA-23Winnipeg Jets
Mitch MarnerABA-24Toronto Maple Leafs
Nikita KucherovABA-28Tampa Bay Lightning
Patrick KaneAB-B32Chicago Blackhawks
Jakub VoracekA-BB32St. Louis Blues
Johnny GaudreauAB-B28Philadelphia Flyers
Vladimir TarasenkoAB-B29St. Louis Blues
Jaden SchwartzA-BB29Arizona Coyotes
Charlie CoyleA-BB29Edmonton Oilers
William NylanderAB-B25Toronto Maple Leafs


30-9-2021 Merrick Madsen agrees on a contract.
Merrick Madsen has signed a one year deal with the Wilkes-Barre Penguins. Financial terms of the deal were not announced.

30-9-2021 Connor Hall agrees on a contract.
Connor Hall has signed a one year deal with the Wilkes-Barre Penguins. Financial terms of the deal were not announced.

30-9-2021 Brendan Leipsic agrees on a contract.
Brendan Leipsic has signed a one year deal with the Wilkes-Barre Penguins. Financial terms of the deal were not announced.

30-9-2021 Danny Kristo agrees on a contract.
Danny Kristo has signed a one year deal with the Wilkes-Barre Penguins. Financial terms of the deal were not announced.

30-9-2021 Anthony Stolarz agrees on a contract.
Anthony Stolarz has signed a one year deal with the Wilkes-Barre Penguins. Financial terms of the deal were not announced.

30-9-2021 Dane Birks agrees on a contract.
Dane Birks has signed a one year deal with the Wilkes-Barre Penguins. Financial terms of the deal were not announced.

30-9-2021 Byron Froese agrees on a contract.
Byron Froese has signed a one year deal with the Wilkes-Barre Penguins. Financial terms of the deal were not announced.

30-9-2021 Jacob Doty agrees on a contract.
Jacob Doty has signed a one year deal with the Wilkes-Barre Penguins. Financial terms of the deal were not announced.

30-9-2021 Jeff Taylor agrees on a contract.
Jeff Taylor has signed a one year deal with the Wilkes-Barre Penguins. Financial terms of the deal were not announced.

30-9-2021 Tyler Bozak agrees on a contract.
Tyler Bozak has signed a one year deal with the Wilkes-Barre Penguins. Financial terms of the deal were not announced.

30-9-2021 Mackenzie MacEachern agrees on a contract.
Mackenzie MacEachern has signed a one year deal with the Wilkes-Barre Penguins. Financial terms of the deal were not announced.

30-9-2021 Christopher Paquette agrees on a contract.
Christopher Paquette has signed a one year deal with the Wilkes-Barre Penguins. Financial terms of the deal were not announced.

29-9-2021 Team captain meets with Max Jones
Following the team's recent 4-3 loss at New York Islanders on 26-9-2021, Pittsburgh Penguins captain Sidney Crosby and Max Jones were seen outside the dressing room going over some things. He has had some trouble chipping in, so I thought it was time for a little chat, said Sidney Crosby

29-9-2021 Logan Barlage returns to Munchen Barons
Pittsburgh Penguins's Logan Barlage did not sign a contract during the pre-season and has returned to Munchen Barons.

29-9-2021 Renaud Morin returns to Shawinigan Cataractes
Pittsburgh Penguins's Renaud Morin did not sign a contract during the pre-season and has returned to Shawinigan Cataractes.

29-9-2021 Ratislav Lamparek returns to Windsor Spitfires
Pittsburgh Penguins's Ratislav Lamparek did not sign a contract during the pre-season and has returned to Windsor Spitfires.

29-9-2021 Weekly team report
Who's hot

No-one is especially hot at the moment.

Who's cold

No-one is especially cold at the moment.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



22-9-2021 Niclas Almari frustrated
Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Niclas Almari feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Finland, Niclas Almari was originally drafted to the NHL by the Pittsburgh Penguins in the 5th round of the 2016 entry draft. He has appeared in 96 NHL games during his career, notching 1 goals and adding 8 assists along with 62 penalty minutes. The 23 year old defenseman has not yet played for the Pittsburgh Penguins this season.


22-9-2021 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Evgeni Malkin is looking good with a 3 game point scoring streak with 1 game goalstreak.

Who's cold

Justin Bailey has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Rasmus Asplund has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Lucas Wallmark has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Michael Chaput has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Alec Martinez has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Thomas Greiss hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Ian Cole has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Frederik Tiffels has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Jesper Boqvist has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Adam Ginning has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Logan Barlage has been a healthy scratch in his last five games.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



21-9-2021 Kevin Shattenkirk frustrated
Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Kevin Shattenkirk feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Kevin Shattenkirk was originally drafted to the NHL by the Colorado Avalanche in the 1st round of the 2007 entry draft. He has appeared in 744 NHL games during his career, notching 99 goals and adding 368 assists along with 367 penalty minutes. The 32 year old defenseman has played 6 games with the Pittsburgh Penguins this season, totalling 0+1=1 with 6 PIM.


15-9-2021 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Olli Maata is looking good with a 3 game point scoring streak with 1 game goalstreak. Jakub Vrana is looking good with 3 points in 2 games last week.

Who's cold

Matt Murray has been chilly and allowed 10 goals in 2 games.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



11-9-2021 Jakub Vrana frustrated
Pittsburgh Penguins left wing Jakub Vrana feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Czech, Jakub Vrana was originally drafted to the NHL by the Washington Capitals in the 1st round of the 2014 entry draft. He has appeared in 370 NHL games during his career, notching 128 goals and adding 142 assists along with 373 penalty minutes. The 25 year old left wing has played 3 games with the Pittsburgh Penguins this season, totalling 1+2=3 with 2 PIM.


8-9-2021 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Evgeni Malkin is looking good with 3 points in 2 games last week. Sidney Crosby is looking good with 4 points in 2 games last week. Jakub Vrana is looking good with 3 points in 2 games last week.

Who's cold

No-one is especially cold at the moment.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



7-9-2021 Max Jones frustrated
Pittsburgh Penguins left wing Max Jones feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Max Jones was originally drafted to the NHL by the Anaheim Ducks in the 1st round of the 2016 entry draft. He has appeared in 298 NHL games during his career, notching 35 goals and adding 35 assists along with 85 penalty minutes. The 23 year old left wing has played 1 games with the Pittsburgh Penguins this season, totalling 0+0=0 with 0 PIM.


6-9-2021 Kevin Shattenkirk frustrated
Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Kevin Shattenkirk feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Kevin Shattenkirk was originally drafted to the NHL by the Colorado Avalanche in the 1st round of the 2007 entry draft. He has appeared in 739 NHL games during his career, notching 99 goals and adding 368 assists along with 361 penalty minutes. The 32 year old defenseman has played 1 games with the Pittsburgh Penguins this season, totalling 0+1=1 with 0 PIM.


5-9-2021 Kevin Shattenkirk frustrated
Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Kevin Shattenkirk feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Kevin Shattenkirk was originally drafted to the NHL by the Colorado Avalanche in the 1st round of the 2007 entry draft. He has appeared in 739 NHL games during his career, notching 99 goals and adding 368 assists along with 361 penalty minutes. The 32 year old defenseman has played 1 games with the Pittsburgh Penguins this season, totalling 0+1=1 with 0 PIM.


3-9-2021 Nikita Zadorov frustrated
Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Nikita Zadorov feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Russia, Nikita Zadorov was originally drafted to the NHL by the Buffalo Sabres in the 1st round of the 2013 entry draft. He has appeared in 441 NHL games during his career, notching 21 goals and adding 107 assists along with 167 penalty minutes. The 26 year old defenseman is looking forward for the start of the season.


1-9-2021 Weekly team report
Who's hot

No-one is especially hot at the moment.

Who's cold

No-one is especially cold at the moment.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



30-6-2021 Scottie Upshall retires
Scottie Upshall has retired from professional hockey.

30-6-2021 Troy Brouwer retires
Troy Brouwer has retired from professional hockey.

30-6-2021 Training camp preview
Pittsburgh Penguins will arrange the annual training camp starting on September 14th. Players reporting to the training camp with either Pittsburgh Penguins and Wilkes-Barre Penguins:
- Rasmus Ristolainen D
- Justin Bailey R
- Rasmus Asplund C
- Fredrik Olofsson R
- Michael Chaput L
- Cole Ully R
- Linus Nassen D
- Nino Niederreiter L
- Brady Brassart C
- Kyle Okposo R
- Thomas Greiss G
- Macoy Erkamps L
- Pierre-Edouard Bellemare C
- Brendan Warren L
- Evgeni Malkin R
- Sidney Crosby C
- Oskar Sundqvist C
- Olli Maata D
- Ian Cole D
- Justin Schultz D
- Matt Murray G
- Lukas Bengtsson D
- Dominik Uher C
- Frederik Tiffels L
- Matthias Plachta L
- Filip Gustavsson G
- Kasper Bjorkqvist R
- Connor Hall D
- Ryan Jones D
- Niclas Almari D
- Joe Masonius D
- Manuel Wiederer R
- Kevin Shattenkirk D
- Zach Pochiro C
- Nikita Nesterov D
- Matthew Carle D
- Dylan Blujus D
- James Mullin C
- Brendan O'Donnell C
- Jakub Vrana L
- Jesper Boqvist C
- Aidan Hughes G
- Albert Roson L
- Yolo Tomson R
- Adam Ginning D
- Connor Roberts R
- Oliver Wahlstrom R
- Philipp Kurashev L

Players reporting out of shape:
- Nino Niederreiter L
- Brady Brassart C
- Macoy Erkamps L
- Brendan Warren L
- Sidney Crosby C
- Matt Murray G
- Zach Pochiro C
- Yolo Tomson R
- Connor Roberts R
- Philipp Kurashev L

Players reporting in good shape:
- Rasmus Asplund C
- Fredrik Olofsson R
- Kyle Okposo R
- Thomas Greiss G
- Ian Cole D
- Matthias Plachta L
- Filip Gustavsson G
- Jakub Vrana L
- Aidan Hughes G
- Adam Ginning D


30-6-2021 Dan MacKinnon leaves team
Dan MacKinnons contract has expired and he has left the team.

30-6-2021 Ray Shero leaves team
Ray Sheros contract has expired and he has left the team.

28-6-2021 Joe Masonius frustrated
Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Joe Masonius feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Joe Masonius was originally drafted to the NHL by the Pittsburgh Penguins in the 6th round of the 2016 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 24 year old defenseman is looking forward for the start of the season.


27-6-2021 Rasmus Asplund frustrated
Pittsburgh Penguins center Rasmus Asplund feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Sweden, Rasmus Asplund was originally drafted to the NHL by the Buffalo Sabres in the 2nd round of the 2016 entry draft. He has appeared in 246 NHL games during his career, notching 28 goals and adding 47 assists along with 157 penalty minutes. The 23 year old center is looking forward for the start of the season.


27-6-2021 Niclas Almari frustrated
Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Niclas Almari feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Finland, Niclas Almari was originally drafted to the NHL by the Pittsburgh Penguins in the 5th round of the 2016 entry draft. He has appeared in 96 NHL games during his career, notching 1 goals and adding 8 assists along with 62 penalty minutes. The 23 year old defenseman is eagerly waiting to hit the ice once the season starts.


25-6-2021 Nino Niederreiter returns
Pittsburgh Penguins were delighted to hear that Nino Niederreiter has returned to the team.

25-6-2021 Kevin Shattenkirk returns
Pittsburgh Penguins were delighted to hear that Kevin Shattenkirk has returned to the team.

24-6-2021 Rasmus Ristolainen frustrated
Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Rasmus Ristolainen feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Finland, Rasmus Ristolainen was originally drafted to the NHL by the Buffalo Sabres in the 1st round of the 2013 entry draft. He has appeared in 589 NHL games during his career, notching 42 goals and adding 188 assists along with 195 penalty minutes. The 26 year old defenseman is looking forward for the start of the season.


23-6-2021 Fredrik Olofsson frustrated
Pittsburgh Penguins right wing Fredrik Olofsson feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Fredrik Olofsson was originally drafted to the NHL by the Chicago Blackhawks in the 4th round of the 2014 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 25 year old right wing is eagerly waiting to hit the ice once the season starts.


24-6-2021 Options to be confirmed tomorrow
The following players' contract options need to be confirmed tomorrow:


23-6-2021 Contracts expiring !
The following players' contracts are going to expire in one week:
-Fredrik Olofsson (Wilkes-Barre Penguins) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Cole Ully (Wilkes-Barre Penguins) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Brady Brassart (Wilkes-Barre Penguins) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Macoy Erkamps (Wilkes-Barre Penguins) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Pierre-Edouard Bellemare (Wilkes-Barre Penguins) UFA
-Brendan Warren (Wilkes-Barre Penguins) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Lukas Bengtsson (Wilkes-Barre Penguins) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Dominik Uher (Wilkes-Barre Penguins) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Matthias Plachta (Wilkes-Barre Penguins) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Filip Gustavsson (Wilkes-Barre Penguins) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Kasper Bjorkqvist (Wilkes-Barre Penguins) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Connor Hall (Wilkes-Barre Penguins) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Ryan Jones (Wilkes-Barre Penguins) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Joe Masonius (Wilkes-Barre Penguins) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Manuel Wiederer (Wilkes-Barre Penguins) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Scottie Upshall (Wilkes-Barre Penguins) UFA
-Troy Brouwer (Wilkes-Barre Penguins) UFA
-Zach Pochiro (Wilkes-Barre Penguins) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Nikita Nesterov (Wilkes-Barre Penguins) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Matthew Carle (Wilkes-Barre Penguins) UFA
-Dylan Blujus (Wilkes-Barre Penguins) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-James Mullin (Wilkes-Barre Penguins) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Brendan O'Donnell (Wilkes-Barre Penguins) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Aidan Hughes (Wilkes-Barre Penguins) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Albert Roson (Wilkes-Barre Penguins) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Yolo Tomson (Wilkes-Barre Penguins) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Connor Roberts (Wilkes-Barre Penguins) RFA, needs qualifying offer


23-6-2021 Contracts expiring !
The following staff members' contracts are going to expire in one week:
-Dan MacKinnon(pro)
-Ray Shero(pro)


21-6-2021 Fredrik Olofsson frustrated
Pittsburgh Penguins right wing Fredrik Olofsson feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Fredrik Olofsson was originally drafted to the NHL by the Chicago Blackhawks in the 4th round of the 2014 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 25 year old right wing is getting ready for the upcoming season.


20-6-2021 Board collects bonuses
The board of owners has collected $15 900 000 profit from the team to shareholders.

20-6-2021 Jay Heinbuck retires
Pittsburgh Penguins staff member Jay Heinbuck has announced his retirement due to personal reasons.

Eastside Hockey Manager