The two two teams just faced off and we are about a minute into the game.
Marc Andre Fleury is in the nets for the Penguins, while Tim Thomas is in for the B’s. Former Penguin Dany Sabourin is serving as the back-up for Thomas. Could he get into this game?
This team has shown an ability to catch fire when the games count the most, at least over the past 4 seasons. Their March record dating back to the 06-07 season is 35-7-5, pretty amazing numbers when you consider that most of the contenders are starting to play playoff style hockey during this time of year.
When Sidney Crosby scored the gold medal winning goal for Team Canada this past Sunday, he thought nothing of throwing off his gloves, flipping his stick into the air and letting the euphoria take over. Unfortunately, that moment of euphoria has cost he and Hockey Canada some important mementos.
“He’s going to make anybody good…killing with him,” Crosby said of Jordan Staal. “He’s strong in the box. He’s got a great stick . He’s going to create loose pucks. He’s really responsible defensively and when you’ve got a guy like that you know that there’s going to be loose pucks to jump on.
As for today’s game, the Penguins meet the Dallas Stars. They have been very effective against the Stars on home ice, having gone 39-19-6 and lead the all-time series 62-56-12. However, do not let those records fool you, as the Stars are in the hunt for a playoff spot and find themselves sitting just 4 points out the eighth and final spot.
It seems that Canadian Olympic Hero, Sidney Crosby has been tabbed as the Olympic athlete who has generated the most online chatter.
Well, the trade deadline has come and gone and Ray Shero has again plugged the holes that he felt were in his line-up. The great thing for the Penguins is that he did it without losing a single roster player. Anytime you can add significant assets to your team without weakening your NHL line-up, you…
PENGUINS ACQUIRE LEFT WINGER ALEXEI PONIKAROVSKY FROM THE TORONTO MAPLE LEAFS FOR LUCA CAPUTI AND MARTIN SKOULA