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Pens continue slide with 3-0 loss

BOSTON (AP) – Tuukka Rask stopped 34 shots for his fourth shutout, Jimmy Hayes ended a 15-game goal-scoring drought and the Boston Bruins beat Pittsburgh…



Can Sullivan turn Penguins around?

PITTSBURGH (AP) – Mike Sullivan’s voice is unmistakable. Loud. Authoritative. Animated. And, the Pittsburgh Penguins hope, an alarm clock. One of the NHL’s marquee draws…



Caps spoil Sullivan’s debut

PITTSBURGH (AP) – T.J. Oshie scored twice and added an assist as the Washington Capitals spoiled Mike Sullivan’s head coaching debut for the Pittsburgh Penguins…



Pirates send Morton to Phillies

PITTSBURGH (TNS) – The Pirates traded right-handed starter Charlie Morton to the Philadelphia Phillies Saturday morning, shedding the salary of an inconsistent pitcher but also…




Kings slip past Pens in shootout

PITTSBURGH (AP) – Marion Gaborik’s shootout goal lifted Los Angeles to a 3-2 win over the Pittsburgh Penguins on Friday night for the Kings’ sixth…


Play well or get out

PITTSBURGH (AP) – Arthur Moats revealed the secret formula of how the Pittsburgh Steelers deploy their deep pool of outside linebackers. “Three and out, turnover,…


Penguins rally past Avalanche

DENVER (AP) – The Pittsburgh Penguins were scrambling to stay in the game early in the third period. Minutes later, they were celebrating a season…




Manziel says he learned a hard lesson

BEREA, Ohio (AP) – Johnny Manziel didn’t like being punished for partying. He didn’t agree with being benched and isn’t happy it cost him the…


Trash talking begins

PITTSBURGH (AP) – Maybe it’s a coincidence. After all, as the Pittsburgh Steelers regularly point out, the injury rate in the NFL is 100 percent….



Heisman finalists announced

NEW YORK (AP) – Alabama running back Derrick Henry, Clemson quarterback Deshaun Watson and Stanford’s Christian McCaffrey are the finalists for the Heisman Trophy. The…


Key stretch awaits Steelers

PITTSBURGH (AP) – The deluge came quickly and all at once, as if the Pittsburgh Steelers were fumbling around in the dark searching for a…