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Making a splash

PITTSBURGH (AP) – The Pittsburgh Steelers gave Keith Butler a very specific mandate when he replaced Hall of Fame defensive coordinator Dick LeBeau last January….


Blackhawks best Penguins in OT

PITTSBURGH (AP) – Artemi Panarin beat Marc-Andre Fleury 3:47 into overtime to lift the Chicago Blackhawks to a 3-2 victory over the Pittsburgh Penguins on…


Local high school basketball results

Franklin wins over Hickory in high school basketball action Tuesday night with a final score of 65-56. Oil City rolls past Slippery Rock with a 65-35…


Steelers ready to reset

PITTSBURGH (AP) – The slate is clean. All the injuries, the early season suspensions and the meltdown in Baltimore mere footnotes now. For the better…



Crosby stays hot for Penguins

PITTSBURGH (AP) – Sidney Crosby is looking like himself again, Marc-Andre Fleury is back from injury and the Pittsburgh Penguins are gaining momentum after a…


Steelers playoff bound!

CLEVELAND (AP) – Ben Roethlisberger looked up in the fourth quarter and noticed Pittsburgh fans twirling their Terrible Towels with delight. The Steelers needed help,…




Steelers’ rookie Dupree not satisfied

PITTSBURGH (AP) – Bud Dupree’s rookie season started with a sack of Tom Brady. Four sometimes-uneven months later, the Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker is hoping his…


Steelers’ offense erratic on the road

PITTSBURGH (AP) – Ben Roethlisberger skipped practice on Wednesday, sent home early by the coaching staff thanks to a nasty cold spreading across the locker…


Leafs clip Penguins in shootout, 3-2

PITTSBURGH (AP) – Jonathan Bernier was excellent in unexpected action, and the Toronto Maple Leafs rebounded from a rough outing the night before. Bernier made…




Missed opportunity

PITTSBURGH (AP) – The short flight home from Baltimore was quiet, typical for whenever the Pittsburgh Steelers lose. Yet there was an undercurrent of dismay…


Ravens derail Steelers

BALTIMORE (AP) – During a season in which the Baltimore Ravens have had little reason to celebrate, they can at least take solace in sweeping…


Jets shut out Penguins, 1-0

WINNIPEG, Manitoba (TNS) – It never got to be a streak, really. Was more of a smudge. Regardless of how it’s characterized, however, the Penguins’…




Steelers look to stay hot vs. Ravens

BALTIMORE (AP) – An injured Ben Roethlisberger watched from the sideline in October when the Pittsburgh Steelers lost at home to their division rivals, the…