After what can only be described as the most boring offseason in history (despite the creation of our brand new team), the NHL is finally almost ready to spring it’s patented brand of fun mixed with chronic stupidity on its unsuspecting fanbase (the NHL sounds a lot like Hockeenight now that I think about […]
Category: Pittsburgh Penguins
You see that score in the header? You see that photoshop up there? That means tonight’s Puckcast counts as a recap. So Fork, CT, Krista and returning guest Lobster Boy talked about the game for 14 seconds and then got down to the business of celebrating Hockeenight’s 40th Anniversary:
Tonight on Rivalry Wednesday(!) the Chicago Blackhawks squared off against the Pittsburgh Penguins in the latest chapter of their long-running heated rivalry that features…uh…one playoff series and one Stanley Cup Final over two decades ago. And of course the cinematic masterpiece “Sudden Death”. The Hawks jumped out to a two-zip lead early in the second […]
Crazy that the Rogers’ broadcasting team Friday would make you believe that the turnaround is so hard that some of these teams would play three games in four days, but apparently they haven’t seen a three-in-three stretch happen in the AHL. That said, today’s crew didn’t know about the dry-scrape before OT, which led them […]
The Hawks lost again. Jonathan Toews got hurt. THERE WAS NO ON ICE VENGEANCE OR RECRIMINATIONS BOOOOOOOOOOO, THIS TEAM IS SOFT AND WEAK.
- Tonight’s game was bad
- Brent Seabrook’s role in that badness
- Fans, media, everyone’s dumb
- Especially that damn David Haugh
- And drop passes, did I mention the drop passes?!?
The #2 seed in the Eastern Conference met the #2 seed in the Western Conference last night, as the Chicago Blackhawks made their final regular-season visit to the Igloo in Pittsburgh, beating the Penguins 2-1 in overtime on a goal by Kris VERSTEEG!.
The Hawks send out their backup goalie, Antti Niemi, while Pens’ Captain Sidney Crosby was out with “lady pains”.