Penguins 5, Phantoms 0: Postgame reaction

It was Friday the 13th at Mohegan Sun Arena, but there was little to be spooked by if you’re a Penguins fan. Wilkes-Barre/Scranton got goals from five different players — Tom Sestito, Daniel Sprong, Frank Corrado, Jean-Sebastien Dea and Dominik Simon — and was...

Penguins practice points: Oct. 9

Monday’s session at the Toyota SportsPlex wasn’t among the longest we’ve seen this season — it was only about one hour and 10 minutes. But that didn’t mean it wasn’t one of the most grueling. After a rapid-fire round of 2-on-2 drills,...

Charlotte 5, Penguins 2: Postgame reaction

Obviously, that was a tough way to start the season. In case you’re just catching the result for the first time, the Penguins got goals from Daniel Sprong and Thomas Di Pauli. However, they took a lot of penalties in the second period and allowed two shorthanded...

Penguins vs. Charlotte: Pregame thoughts

It’s here — opening night! Here’s to another season of hockey in Northeast Pennsylvania. As for tonight, Charlotte is coming off a thrilling come-from-behind win on Friday against Hartford. So, we already know the Checkers are a resilient bunch. But does...

Opening week begins; notes from Tuesday practice

As the post title indicates, opening week is upon us. It kicked off with Tuesday’s practice at the Toyota SportsPlex. A few things to note: Garrett Wilson was absent from practice because of a family issue. Colin Smith did practice on Tuesday, but he is...