Valtteri Puustinen, Jack St. Ivany, Radim Zohorna rejoin Wilkes-Barre/Scranton ahead of Calder Cup playoffs
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Valtteri Puustinen, Jack St. Ivany, Radim Zohorna rejoin Wilkes-Barre/Scranton ahead of Calder Cup playoffs
Three Pittsburgh Penguins will get to partake in the playoffs after all, albeit in the American Hockey League. A day after the Penguins' season came to an end, with no postseason hockey forthcoming for the second straight year, the club reassigned three players to Wilkes-Barre/Scranton of the AHL to compete
Penguins' Sidney Crosby expects contract extension discussions this summer
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Penguins' Sidney Crosby expects contract extension discussions this summer
Any sort of question mark surrounding the future of Sidney Crosby is sure to generate feelings of intense uncomfortability for fans of the Pittsburgh Penguins. With the conclusion of the Penguins' season, which saw the club miss the playoffs for the second straight year, Crosby completed the penultimate chapter of
Pitt's Antonio Camon plans to transfer, further thinning defensive end position
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Pitt's Antonio Camon plans to transfer, further thinning defensive end position
Pitt's defensive end group continued to get thinner Thursday when Antonio Camon, who was approaching his redshirt freshman season, entered the transfer portal. Camon is the third Pitt defensive end to transfer since the end of the 2023 season. camon At 6-foot-2, 235 pounds, he was part of coach Pat
Expanded marquee events on tap as Lernerville Speedway opens 2024 season
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Expanded marquee events on tap as Lernerville Speedway opens 2024 season
The gates at Lernerville Speedway are set to open Friday night for the 57th year of racing in Buffalo Township and kick off a season with some major events. Two of the marquee staples on the schedule, the Firecracker 100 and the Commonwealth Clash, have been expanded. The Firecracker 100
Starbucks is introducing a cold drink cup made with less plastic
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Starbucks is introducing a cold drink cup made with less plastic
Booming sales of cold drinks at Starbucks stores have created a problem: growing amounts of plastic waste from the single-use cups that Frappuccinos, Refreshers, cold brews and other iced drinks are served in.
Butler, Williamson injuries are part of story for Heat-Bulls and Kings-Pelicans play-in finales
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Butler, Williamson injuries are part of story for Heat-Bulls and Kings-Pelicans play-in finales
MIAMI " When injuries affect the Miami Heat, coach Erik Spoelstra almost always delivers the same three-word outlook. "We have enough," he says. That theory is about to be tested " and will be a theme in the NBA's win-or-go-home finales of the play-in tournament on Friday night. All four
Westmoreland County high school baseball notebook: Seniors power Jeannette surge , Trib HSSN
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Westmoreland County high school baseball notebook: Seniors power Jeannette surge , Trib HSSN
Jeannette took its lumps the last three seasons, which meant the Jayhawks were due to dish out some payback.
NFL draft has potential to set a record for most players on offense selected in the 1st round
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NFL draft has potential to set a record for most players on offense selected in the 1st round
The NFL draft will be offensive. We're not talking about hurt feelings. This draft has the potential to set a record for most offensive players selected in the first round. No draft has seen more than 19 players on offense chosen in the first round. That happened three times, most
Justice Department ramps up efforts to reduce violent crime with gun intel center, carjacking forces
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Justice Department ramps up efforts to reduce violent crime with gun intel center, carjacking forces
The Justice Department is ramping up its efforts to reduce violent crime in the U.S., launching a specialized gun intelligence center in Chicago and expanding task forces to curb carjackings.
What's next for the Penguins after missing the playoffs again?
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What's next for the Penguins after missing the playoffs again?
ELMONT, N.Y. " The Pittsburgh Penguins' 2023-24 season came to an end Wednesday with a 5-4 loss to the New York Islanders at UBS Arena. For the better part of three weeks, they flirted with the postseason, staging an 8-2-3 charge to complete the campaign, falling a few points short
Stock market today: Wall Street ticks higher following more reports showing a resilient US economy
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Stock market today: Wall Street ticks higher following more reports showing a resilient US economy
U.S. stock indexes are ticking higher after a rough run. The S&P 500 was up 0.6% Thursday and on track to break a four-day losing streak.
These 10 losses cost the Penguins critical points en route to missing the playoffs again
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These 10 losses cost the Penguins critical points en route to missing the playoffs again
For the second consecutive season, the Pittsburgh Penguins will be spectators of the Stanley Cup playoffs, having fallen short of the postseason by three points. Last year, the Penguins missed out by one point, ending their streak of 16 consecutive trips to the playoffs. The Penguins' underwhelming power play, inability
Tim Benz: Penguins leave management with one last reality check to end 2023-24
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Tim Benz: Penguins leave management with one last reality check to end 2023-24
I'll give the Pittsburgh Penguins this. At least they've been consistent. Even in how they ended the 2023-24 season during a 5-4 loss on the road against the New York Islanders. One more blown lead. One more goal allowed just before the buzzer of a period. One more goal was
Breakfast With Benz Steelers draft preview: Matt Williamson on defensive backs
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Breakfast With Benz Steelers draft preview: Matt Williamson on defensive backs
As the Pittsburgh Steelers prepare for the NFL Draft (April 25-27), we are doing the same here at Breakfast With Benz. That means it's time for our annual draft preview series with pro and college scout Matt Williamson. I've worked with Williamson for many years on Fox Sports Radio 970