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?
Penguins general manager Jim Rutherford has himself an interesting six days ahead as he looks for way to improve a team that’s done nothing but win since the calendar changed to 2018. For one, the Penguins need for an another … Continue reading Michael Grabner is the piece the Penguins need
Seemingly any young talent that is brought up inevitably will be placed on a line with Sidney Crosby. So far, Dominik Simon has been no exception. It can be said that Crosby makes a lot of his linemates better and … Continue reading What To Make of Dominik Simon
Before I get into my point, I want to make a public disclaimer: I am not necessarily on the “trade Letang” bandwagon. So if you tweet at me claiming I am stupid for wanting to get rid of Letang, I … Continue reading Is Trading Letang Actually A Good Thing?
For the purpose of this series of articles, I am presuming that both Zach Aston-Reese and Daniel Sprong begin the season in the minors, and that all players on one-way contracts who played for WBS last year (Chad Ruhwedel, Derrick Pouliot … Continue reading Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Roster Preview: Left Wing
The Stanley Cup Champions offseason has been quiet for mostly one reason, the cap… Before the NHL draft a couple weeks ago, tires were kicked up about All-Star goalie Marc-Andre Fleury and the Calgary Flames. At the end of the … Continue reading Possible Cap Dumps