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Penguins dominate again to put Flyers on the brink

Sidney Crosby passed Mario Lemieux in Pittsburgh’s record book and pushed the Philadelphia Flyers to the brink of elimination. Flyers fans booed the goal — and the ones that stuck around for the end belted a familiar refrain: “Fire Hakstol! Fire Hakstol!” Crosby scored his fifth… CBC | NHL News

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Senators meekly gift Penguins home-ice advantage in 1st round

The Pittsburgh Penguins can admit it now. The regular season is kind of a drag. Being the two-time defending Stanley Cup champions creates a target on your back that’s impossible to shake. An NHL-high 19 back-to-backs left them spent. A sluggish first half forced them to focus. No matte… CBC | NHL News

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NHL roundup: Crosby lifts Penguins with OT magic

Sidney Crosby batted in his own rebound 19 seconds into overtime to give the Pittsburgh Penguins a 4-3 victory over the New Jersey Devils on Thursday in Newark, N.J. Crosby, coming in from the left side, clanged a shot off the right post. The puck flew back in front of the net, where Crosby batted in the waist-high rebound past ...

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Habs can't overcome Patric Hornqvist's big night in loss to Penguins

It was only a matter of time before the relentless Pittsburgh Penguins broke through Montreal’s defences for good. Montreal kept the Penguins at bay for two periods but couldn’t hold them off in the third, as Pittsburgh defeated the Canadiens 5-3 on Thursday. The game was tied 3-3 going into the final frame. “Line after line they come at you,” ...

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NHL scores: Oleksiak leads Penguins to 3-1 win over Stars

PITTSBURGH – Jamie Oleksiak scored a goal against his former team to help the Pittsburgh Penguins beat the Dallas Stars 3-1 on Sunday night. Oleksiak scored his fifth of the season, while Evgeni Malkin got his 39th and added an assist. Patric Hornqvist scored a power-play goal, his 20th, to help the Penguins win for the fourth in five games. ...

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