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Niemi helps Habs stun Penguins in SO without Carey Price

Antti Niemi won the battle of the backup goalies. With Carey Price out with the flu, Niemi made 25 saves as the Montreal Canadiens beat the visiting Pittsburgh Penguins 4-3 in a shootout on Saturday night. Watch highlights from Montreal’s win: The Montreal Canadiens had to battle back from being down 2-0, but managed to prevail with a 4-3 shootout ...

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Penguins goalie Murray suffers 2nd concussion in 8 months

Pittsburgh Penguins goaltender Matt Murray was diagnosed with a concussion, head coach Mike Sullivan announced following Tuesday’s practice. Sullivan confirms Murray sustained the concussion during practice yesterday. There’s no timeframe for his return. <a href=”https://twitter.com/hashtag/Pens?src=hash&amp;ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw”>#Pens</a> <sp… CBC | NHL News

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Penguins great Mario Lemieux puts Quebec chateau on the market

For sale: hockey great Mario Lemieux’s massive 50-room Quebec summer home. The price of the six-year-old chateau-style Mont-Tremblant residence: $ 21,999,066, the last few dollars an ode to Lemieux’s famous No. 66 jersey. Realtor Michel Naud said the asking price was strategic as the former Pittsburgh Penguins superstar knew putting the property on the market would garner heavy interest. “He ...

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Buffalo Sabres acquire Sheary, Hunwick from Penguins

The Buffalo Sabres announced the team acquired forward Conor Sheary and defenseman Matt Hunwick from the Pittsburgh Penguins in exchange for a conditional fourth-round pick in the 2019 NHL Draft. “Conor has proven himself to be a reliable forward with an ability to come through in big games, whose playoff experience speaks for itself,” General Manager Jason Botterill said. “Conor ...

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Buffalo Sabres acquire Sheary, Hunwick from Penguins

The Buffalo Sabres announced the team acquired forward Conor Sheary and defenseman Matt Hunwick from the Pittsburgh Penguins in exchange for a conditional fourth-round pick in the 2019 NHL Draft. “Conor has proven himself to be a reliable forward with an ability to come through in big games, whose playoff experience speaks for itself,” General Manager Jason Botterill said. “Conor ...

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Capitals overcome Penguins in OT to reach Eastern Conference final

A cathartic celebration 20 years in the making began with a poke of Evgeny Kuznetsov’s stick. It built as the puck that Kuznetsov tapped away from Sidney Crosby made its way to Washington Capitals teammate Alexander Ovechkin. It neared its crescendo as Ovechkin flipped it back to Kuznetsov, who at this point had split two Penguins and was streaking toward the Pittsburgh net. And it culminated jubilantly and unexpectedly ...

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