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Pittsburgh Penguins: Is Marc Staal The Missing Piece For The Pens

August 24th, 2010
The Penguins have made alot of changes to their roster this summer, especially on defence.  The acquisitions of Martin and Michalek will definately help Pittsburgh this offseason.  This late into the summer their is still a number of big name RFA's unsigned. With the likes of Bobby Ryan, James Neal, Peter Mueller, ...

Toronto Maple Leafs: Darcy Tucker a Missing Piece in The Leafs Puzzle?

July 19th, 2010
Darcy Tucker spent eight years of his NHL career playing for the Toronto Maple Leafs. For most of that time, he was the heart and soul of the team.  Tucker has spent the last two years playing for the Colorado Avalanche. Tucker, a free agent, could be signed for little and would ...

Penguins Offseason: Not as Drastic as Some Might Think

June 30th, 2010
After losing to the Montreal Canadiens in the second round of the playoffs many fans called for an overhaul of the roster with rumors appearing that would see the Penguins mov core players like Evgeni Malkin. Despite the disappointing playoff run the penguins have managed to put together a solid ...

Marc Savard Wants To Be Maple Leafs’ No. 1

June 26th, 2010
Sportsnet.ca is reporting that Marc Savard has told bruins management he would be willing to waive his no-movement clause should they be able to work out a deal with either the Toronto Maple Leafs or Ottawa Senators.  Savard's contract extension kicks in this season, which will see him make $4M a year for the next seven years. With ...

Penguin’s Captain Sidney Crosby is Full of Hart

June 22nd, 2010
There's little doubt that Pittsburgh's Sidney Crosby deserves the title "Most Valuable." The Penguins' captain tied for the league lead with a career-high 51 goals, marking only the second time in franchise history that a Penguin led the NHL in that category—Mario Lemieux had 69 goals in 1995-96.  Crosby also ...

Pittsburgh Penguins: The Summer of 2010

June 3rd, 2010
After a disappointing playoffs Ray Shero will have his work cut out for him this summer. If anything was learned from this past season it was that Crosby and Malkin will need some support next year if the Penguins want to be serious Cup contenders.Begin Slideshow