Trade Deadline Buzz: Penguins to acquire Dmitry Kulikov

Trade Watch: The Pittsburgh Penguins have acquired defenseman Dmitry Kulikov from the Anaheim Ducks. Trade call is expected to happen this hour. Kulikov has been a favorite target of [hide] Penguins head coach Mike Sullivan leading into the deadline. [/hide] Blockbuster Talk Surround Penguins – Canucks Again? Speculation continues to mount around the league the

Penguins acquire Mikael Granlund

The Pittsburgh Penguins have acquired 31 year old center [hide] Mikael Granlund from the Nashville Predators in exchange for a 2023 second-round pick. Granlund carries a $5 million cap hit through the 2024-2025 season and the Penguins will take on the entire cap hit. The smallish 5-foot-10, 185-pound forward has 9 goals and 36 points

Latest Penguins Trade Deadline Buzz

— Trade Deadline Chatter & Storylines as the Clock is Ticking — League Buzz: Hextall enamored with Thatcher Demko: Talk around the league is Penguins General Manager Ron Hextall likes Tristan Jarry but is enamored [hide] with Canucks goaltender Thatcher Demko [/hide] . “Ron see’s [hide] himself in Demko,” a high-ranking team source said of

Latest on Penguins – Canucks Trade Talks

On the heels of waiving Kasperi Kapanen last week, talk among high-ranking members of the organization for a few days now, is the team was gauging the trade market on Brock McGinn but would not go the waivers route for McGinn unless they were far down the road on a deal and needed to create

Penguins Have Big Weekend + Latest Deadline Buzz

The Pittsburgh Penguins scored six goals in the second period, including five goals in a 4:27 span late in the period, en route to a 7-3 win over the Tampa Bay Lightning on Sunday night. How wild of a night was it for the Penguins? A 4th liner in Drew O’Connor opened the scoring in

What We Learned: Hextall Talks Trade Deadline

Penguins General Manager Ron Hextall faced the media today and doubled down that he made a commitment to the “core” and is still looking to add the deadline, albeit for this year and beyond. “Our intent is to continue to make this team better [hide], this year and years beyond,” said Hextall. “We made the

Rock Bottom: Will Penguins Finally Take right course of action?

Was the Penguins 7-2 loss to the Edmonton Oilers Thursday night on home-ice finally the wake-up call for the organization it has needed? The score wasn’t even indicative of how embarrassing of a performance this was for the Penguins as the losing streak reaches four games. What happened against the Oilers has been building for

Trade Deadline Buzz: Penguins emerge as a finalist for Defenseman Luke Schenn

Luke Schenn to Pittsburgh? As the Vancouver Canucks have opted to healthy scratch defenseman Luke Schenn in anticipation of a trade, Canucks management in the last 24 hours began focusing on three specific teams in trade talks surrounding the coveted depth right-handed defenseman. Among[hide] the three finalists for Schenn are indeed the Pittsburgh Penguins, multiple

NHL Buzz: Will Penguins make Jason Zucker Available at the Deadline?

Pittsburgh’s 5-2 loss to the New Jersey Devils should be another reality check for the organization of how big of a gap there is between the Penguins and the top-6 teams in the Eastern Conference. The 2014-2015 season was the last time the Penguins were this late into a season where the roster and style

Do the Penguins have an Evgeni Malkin Problem?

Due to games in hand, FOR NOW the math is still good regarding the Penguins prospects for a wild card spot but what a crushing loss to the New York Islanders Friday night. In a 5-4 loss where the Penguins held leads of 3-1, 4-2, and 4-3, everything keeps coming back to this team taking