Penguins’ Letang skates before practice today

Kris Letang was on the ice this morning for the first time since he took a shot to the head on February 29th in Dallas.  He skated with Deryk Engelland who has also been out with injury.

Letang & Engelland just finished up some pre-practice on-ice work at @CONSOLEnergyCtr #Pens -SK

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Penguins Deryk Engelland Receives 3 Game Suspension

The Pens are going to be down another defensemen for the next 3 games.  Deryk Engelland was suspended today by the NHL in a move that no one should be surprised about.   Engelland left his feet and hit Blackhawks Marcus Kruger in the head on Tuesday.  Engellend wasn’t penalized on the play.  He will miss […]

Penguins Wear a Bullseye With Crosby Back

With Crosby back in the lineup, the Penguins have experienced a renewed vigor as they have earned points in each of the last 4 games.  I can assure you that the rest of the NHL knows exactly what’s going on as well.  With a healthy Crosby back in the lineup, the depth chart for the Penguins must look pretty […]

Pens Drop the Ball in Free Agency?

In the last week or two, I’ve had a few fellow hockey fans ask why the national media is down on the Penguins’ pickups so far this year. Well, if you have read my posts regarding the topic, then you already know that I am quite pleased with them. However, I guess it never hurts […]

Engelland Accepts 1-year Deal From Pens

Minor League defenseman Deryk Engelland, 28, accepted a 1-year offer from the Pens that would pay him $500k if he makes the NHL roster next season.

Engelland played in nine games last season and proved to be a pretty gritty, hard nosed player. At 6’2″, he’s tough and isn’t afraid to drop the gloves when […]