COLUMN: Things Are Beginning To Click

The Penguins took down the Islanders on Thursday evening and what a big win it was. They gave the Islanders a point, something that doesn’t look good now but will be meaningless in the long run if things continue the way they are. The guys are clicking right now. Even despite the loss of Justin Schultz to a lower body injury, they were able to … Continue reading COLUMN: Things Are Beginning To Click

McKegg Emerging As Third Line Center

The Pittsburgh Penguins will play a game exactly one week from tomorrow night to open the season. They haven’t made any official announcement yet, but it seems as though Greg McKegg will be the third line center for the Penguins. After the Penguins reassigned a vast majority of their players to Wilkes-Barre/Scranton earlier today, including candidates Adam Johnson and Teddy Blueger, it is almost assured McKegg has done … Continue reading McKegg Emerging As Third Line Center

Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Roster Preview: Center

For the second instalment of this series, we’re turning our attention to the center position. I’m going to include JS Dea in this, even though he hasn’t technically been re-signed yet. He has been qualified as an RFA and has no arbitration rights, so he will either be signed or face a year of not playing any hockey whatsoever. We also encounter our first players … Continue reading Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Roster Preview: Center