It’s hard to question anything Mike Sullivan does. His track record speaks for itself. Two Stanley Cup championships in his first three seasons. Getting the most out of his star players. He is already on a fast track towards coaching lure. … Continue reading Flavell: Is Sullivan giving Maatta too quick of a hook?
The Penguins kicked off their season in the most delightful way. It was a lot more than a spoonful of sugar that made the fan base excited after Thursday night’s opener against the defending champions. Unfortunately, the Penguins couldn’t carry over … Continue reading Weekly Recap: 10/4-10/6
Welcome to the newest weekly segment on Let’s Talk Pens called “Stock up/Stock down”. Here, one of the members of our team will take two players who’s stock have trended up from the recent week of games. They will do … Continue reading Stock up/Stock down: Week One
It didn’t take long for the scoring to get underway. No more than five minutes into the game and both teams had already scored a combined five goals. Both teams threw defense and goaltending out the window, and both famously … Continue reading All offense, no defense in Penguins 7-6 OT win
The Pittsburgh Penguins look to rebound after a longer summer than they all wanted. After watching their rival Washington Capitals lift the Stanley Cup, the Penguins are motivated to get back to the top and win their third Cup in … Continue reading 2018-19 Penguins Center Preview
There are not very many questions to be asked about the Penguins’ lineup when it comes to forwards and defensemen. We know who all of those guys are and what they are capable of. The same can be said about … Continue reading 2018-19 Penguins Goalie Preview
Derek Grant scored his first goal in a Penguins uniform early in the second period during an exhibition contest against the Detroit Red Wings. But it wouldn’t have happened without Dominik Simon. The Czech winger (#12) fought for the puck … Continue reading What to expect from Dominik Simon
In winning the Stanley Cup in 2015, the Penguins found a recipe for success: depth on all four lines. They took that advice into 2016 and did it again. In 2017, the Penguins again bolstered this with the mid-season Derick Brassard … Continue reading Flavell: Pens’ bottom-six as lethal as it’s been
Finally, it is almost time for hockey season. As we get closer to training camp and the preseason, you have to wonder “who will by far exceed their individual expectations” or “who is most likely to fail at meeting their … Continue reading Boom or Bust?
As the Penguins’ preseason has begun, some players are getting their shots at a spot on the final roster for the season opener on October 4th against the defending Stanley Cup champions. A lot of attention is going towards guys … Continue reading Making the case for Juuso Riikola