Penguins 3, Bridgeport 2 (OT): Postgame thoughts

What a wild game. The second period was pretty much a snoozer after Bridgeport had taken the early two-goal edge, but the third period amped up the drama in a big way. First was the Thomas Di Pauli “no goal,” which at first glance I thought was clean....

Penguins vs. Bridgeport: What to watch for

Greetings, all! Bundle up if you’re heading to the arena tonight. If I did the “Dress for Success” feature this week, I’d be talking about the extra layers of a T-shirt and Under Armour I’m wearing to make the long trek through the...

Happy New Year and notes from Coal St.

Hi, everyone! I admit it’s been way too long since I’ve checked in here on the blogosphere. So, with everyone getting started on their resolutions for 2018, I promise I’ll do a better job of keeping you abreast here at Penguins Insider. Anyway, it...

Previewing Milwaukee; other notes

It’s been a busy day to say the least. In case you missed it earlier today, Josh Archibald was returned to Wilkes-Barre/Scranton on a conditioning stint. Freddie Tiffels was returned to Wheeling as well. Probably most significant was the signing of goaltender...

Penguins 4, Phantoms 2: Quick notes and thoughts

It was the same script Wednesday night at Mohegan Sun Arena. The Penguins came out sluggish, fell behind, but dominated later in the game to finish off a 4-2 victory over Lehigh Valley and up its record to 12-2-0-1. There were a few standouts tonight. I thought...