Penguins head coach Michel Therrien has announced the Penguins lineup for tonight. The Penguins will dress 12 Forwards and 6 defensemen. Dany Sabourin will start. Sidney Crosby will not play due to a sore groin. Forwards: Evgeni Malkin, Jordan Staal, Matt Cooke, Miroslav Satan Petr Sykora, Pascal Dupuis, Jeff Taffe, Rusland Fedotenko, Max Talbot, Paul Bissonnette, Tyler Kennedy and Connor James Defensemen: Brooks Orpik, Kris Letang, Hal Gill, Mark Eaton, Alex Goligoski and Darryl Sydor Goaltenders Dany Sabourin and John Curry. Projected Lines (Morning Skate)
Player Defenseman (10) Mark Eaton Hal Gill Alex Gloigoski Sergei Gonchar Daryl Sydor Ryan Whitney Danny Richmond Rob Scuderi Kris Letang Brooks Orpik ¬† Forwards (16) Paul Bissonnette Matt Cooke Sidney Crosby Pascal Dupuis Ruslan Fedotenko Eric Godard Connor James Tyler Kennedy Evgeni Malkin Janne Pesonen Miroslav Satan Jordan Staal Jeff Taffe Petr Sykora Maxime Talbot Bill Thomas ¬† ¬†Goaltenders (3) Marc Andre Fleury Dany Sabourin John Curry ¬† Total 29 Players ¬† ¬† ¬†
The Pittsburgh Penguins have reduced their training camp roster to 29 players Thirteen players have been assigned to the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins, the American Hockey League (AHL) affiliate of the Pittsburgh Penguins. The 13 players include forwards Kris Beech, Ryan Stone, Adam Henrich, Aaron Boogaard, Tim Wallace, Jonathan Filewich, David Gove and Christopher Minard; defensemen Deryk Engelland, T.J. Kemp, Ben Lovejoy and Joey Mormina; and goaltender David Brown. The Penguins have 16 forwards, 10 defensemen and three goaltenders, for a total of 29 players remaining at training camp.
Here‚Äôs an list of borderline players who would have to clear waivers to be sent to WBS Kris Beech Deryk Engelland Jonathan Filewich Eric Godard Dave Gove Adam Henrich Connor James T.J. Kemp Chris Minard Joey Mormina Danny Richmond Ryan Stone Daryl Sydor Jeff Taffe Bill Thomas Inside Analysis Which Players have the inside track of making the team and which one’s are garnering interest around the league? Read more for the latest
Penguins prevail defeat Lightning 3-2 Third Period Notes Penguins up 3-2 with 5 minutes remaining in the third period. The Penguins have taken the crowd out the game Janne Pesonen is making too many moves at the blue line and needs to dump it deep and use his speed. O’Brien stepped up on him and just poked the puck away. This has been a problem with Pesonen since the camp opened up. Penguins jump out to the lead. Tyler Kennedy scores with assist to Kris Letang and Alex Goligoski Two fights at the same time. You don’t see this much Koci vs Bissonnette – Even: Bissonnette handled himself very well. Got a few nice rights in. Konopka vs Henrich – this one was over within seconds – edge Konopka Richmond moves the puck quickly. He is hitting the open man with NHL caliber efficiency Eric Godard had a rare shiftRead More »