Josh Yohe
Tribune Review, Penguins Beat Writer
8m

Grigorenko thinks he’s making progress

Related Articles ADVERTISEMENT DENVER – Patrick Roy has seen Mikhail Grigorenko at his best. When the two were together in Quebec – Roy as the coach of the junior team, Grigorenko as the star player – the center was nearly unstoppable. The success hasn’t carried over to Grigorenko’s profes...

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John Vogl
The Buffalo News, Sabres Beat Writer
3h

Koivu line gets the best of the Kopitar line in Wild's 24th win in 30 games since the All-Star break

I’m not sure what was more impressive: That the Nino Niederreiter-Mikko Koivu-Chris Stewart line lit it up offensively Saturday night or that it kept the Justin Williams-Anze Kopitar-Marian Gaborik line off the scoreboard. That was the matchup coach Mike Yeo was content to go with during much of S...

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Michael Russo
Minneapolis Star Tribune, NHL Reporter
10h
Top tweets
Josh Yohe , Tribune Review, Penguins Beat Writer
Letang has a concussion. Out of hospital.
@JoshYohe_Trib | | 40m | Score: 104
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Mark Lazerus , Chicago Sun Times, Blackhawks Beat Writer
Jonathan Toews: "We can’t wait any longer to find that playoff style of hockey. It’s starting right now." #Blackhawks
@MarkLazerus | | 29m | Score: 74
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Mark Lazerus , Chicago Sun Times, Blackhawks Beat Writer
Andrew Shaw: "I feel like we’ve taken some teams lightly as of late." Good to see someone on the #Blackhawks acknowledge the obvious.
@MarkLazerus | | 14m | Score: 44
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Mark Lazerus , Chicago Sun Times, Blackhawks Beat Writer
Jonathan Toews: "There’s a small margin of error this time of year and the reality of our situation is really setting in." #Blackhawks
@MarkLazerus | | 31m | Score: 42
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Dave Molinari , Pittsburgh Post Gazette, Sportswriter
Putting Letang or Ehrhoff on LTIR wasn't an option because LTIR doesn't exist when a team has fewer than 10 games left.
@MolinariPG | | 16m | Score: 36
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Dave Molinari , Pittsburgh Post Gazette, Sportswriter
Johnston says Letang has a concussion.
@MolinariPG | | 40m | Score: 36
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Mark Lazerus , Chicago Sun Times, Blackhawks Beat Writer
#Blackhawks update: Hjalmarsson will play. Paliotta will not. Baun had a visa issue. Rozsival in, Rundblad out. Crawford in net.
@MarkLazerus | | 34m | Score: 34
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Josh Yohe , Tribune Review, Penguins Beat Writer
Perron is doubtful for tonight
@JoshYohe_Trib | | 38m | Score: 32
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Mark Lazerus , Chicago Sun Times, Blackhawks Beat Writer
Jonathan Toews just intentionally knocked the puck off Andrew Shaw's stick with a shot from about 150 feet away. #Blackhawks
@MarkLazerus | | 1h | Score: 27
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Shelly Anderson , Pittsburgh Post Gazette, Penguins Beat Writer
Depending on status of Letang, Ehrhoff, #Penguins could play rest of regular season with 5 defensemen plus Winnik as emergency D. Whew boy.
@_ShellyAnderson | | 5m | Score: 24
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Dave Molinari , Pittsburgh Post Gazette, Sportswriter
Penguins confirm that everyone on major-league roster would need waivers to go to AHL, which is why that wasn't an option to add defenseman.
@MolinariPG | | 17m | Score: 22
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Chris Kuc , Chicago Tribune, NHL Writer
Jonathan Toews: "The reality of our situation is really setting in." #Blackhawks
@ChrisKuc | | 1h | Score: 19
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Mark Lazerus , Chicago Sun Times, Blackhawks Beat Writer
#Blackhawks tend to play to the level of their competition. The feeling in the room was playing Jets, Kings, Blues, etc., is a good thing.
@MarkLazerus | | 13m | Score: 18
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Shelly Anderson , Pittsburgh Post Gazette, Penguins Beat Writer
This is not Kris Letang's first concussion. We have learned that there simply is no timetable with that injury. #Penguins
@_ShellyAnderson | | 33m | Score: 18
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Dave Molinari , Pittsburgh Post Gazette, Sportswriter
Johnston says Letang has been released from hospital and team will "take it as a day-to-day thing."
@MolinariPG | | 40m | Score: 16
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Chris Kuc , Chicago Tribune, NHL Writer
Kyle Baun didn't travel to Winnipeg with #Blackhawks due to visa issue. He's "an option" to play vs. Kings, according to Joel Quenneville.
@ChrisKuc | | 44m | Score: 16
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Chris Kuc , Chicago Tribune, NHL Writer
Joel Quenneville: "Making the playoffs is what we’re all about." #Blackhawks
@ChrisKuc | | 27m | Score: 14
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Chris Kuc , Chicago Tribune, NHL Writer
Corey Crawford will indeed start in goal for #Blackhawks tonight vs. Jets.
@ChrisKuc | | 33m | Score: 12
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Dave Molinari , Pittsburgh Post Gazette, Sportswriter
Johnston says Perron is "doubtful" for tonight.
@MolinariPG | | 38m | Score: 12
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Latest tweets
Shelly Anderson , Pittsburgh Post Gazette, Penguins Beat Writer
Depending on status of Letang, Ehrhoff, #Penguins could play rest of regular season with 5 defensemen plus Winnik as emergency D. Whew boy.
@_ShellyAnderson | | 5m | Score: 24
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Mark Lazerus , Chicago Sun Times, Blackhawks Beat Writer
#Blackhawks tend to play to the level of their competition. The feeling in the room was playing Jets, Kings, Blues, etc., is a good thing.
@MarkLazerus | | 13m | Score: 18
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Dave Molinari , Pittsburgh Post Gazette, Sportswriter
Penguins official also stressed that while Johnston said Letang will be evaluated "day to day," there is no timetable for his return.
@MolinariPG | | 14m | Score: 6
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Mark Lazerus , Chicago Sun Times, Blackhawks Beat Writer
Andrew Shaw: "I feel like we’ve taken some teams lightly as of late." Good to see someone on the #Blackhawks acknowledge the obvious.
@MarkLazerus | | 14m | Score: 44
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Dave Molinari , Pittsburgh Post Gazette, Sportswriter
Putting Letang or Ehrhoff on LTIR wasn't an option because LTIR doesn't exist when a team has fewer than 10 games left.
@MolinariPG | | 16m | Score: 36
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Mike Vogel , WashingtonCaps.com, Senior Writer
POSTGAME NOTEBOOK: Preds 4, #Caps 3 - Slow start dooms Caps, Brouwer nets 20 again, power play hits dry spell, more: t.co/kV3YQa4XQr
@VogsCaps | | 16m | Score: 2
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Dave Molinari , Pittsburgh Post Gazette, Sportswriter
Penguins confirm that everyone on major-league roster would need waivers to go to AHL, which is why that wasn't an option to add defenseman.
@MolinariPG | | 17m | Score: 22
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Mark Lazerus , Chicago Sun Times, Blackhawks Beat Writer
Michael Paliotta: "Obviously there’s so many great players in there. I’m just going to try to be a sponge every day." #Blackhawks
@MarkLazerus | | 19m | Score: 8
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Don Brennan , Ottawa Sun, Sportswriter
Time for Ryan, Zibanejad to step up #sens #senators #nhl t.co/4958E1u81R
@SunDoniB | | 19m | Score: 4
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Mark Lazerus , Chicago Sun Times, Blackhawks Beat Writer
#Blackhawks defenseman Michael Paliotta was a big Chris Pronger fan growing up.
@MarkLazerus | | 20m | Score: 4
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Paul McCann , SlapShot Radio, Co-Host
It's GAME DAY for your Central Division leading Nashville Predators! Bring the GOLD and bring it loud for today's 4pm faceoff
@PredPAPaul | | 27m | Score: 4
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Chris Kuc , Chicago Tribune, NHL Writer
Joel Quenneville: "Making the playoffs is what we’re all about." #Blackhawks
@ChrisKuc | | 27m | Score: 14
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Mark Lazerus , Chicago Sun Times, Blackhawks Beat Writer
Jonathan Toews: "We can’t wait any longer to find that playoff style of hockey. It’s starting right now." #Blackhawks
@MarkLazerus | | 29m | Score: 74
1427643212

Mark Lazerus , Chicago Sun Times, Blackhawks Beat Writer
Jonathan Toews: "There’s a small margin of error this time of year and the reality of our situation is really setting in." #Blackhawks
@MarkLazerus | | 31m | Score: 42
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Ed Frankovic , WNST.com, Capitals Beat Reporter
Eric Furlatt & Jean Hebert are your zebras for Caps-Rangers today. Hope for the best, but prepare for the worst! Game starts at 3 pm.
@EdFrankovic | | 31m | Score: 4
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Shelly Anderson , Pittsburgh Post Gazette, Penguins Beat Writer
This is not Kris Letang's first concussion. We have learned that there simply is no timetable with that injury. #Penguins
@_ShellyAnderson | | 33m | Score: 18
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Chris Kuc , Chicago Tribune, NHL Writer
Corey Crawford will indeed start in goal for #Blackhawks tonight vs. Jets.
@ChrisKuc | | 33m | Score: 12
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Mark Lazerus , Chicago Sun Times, Blackhawks Beat Writer
#Blackhawks update: Hjalmarsson will play. Paliotta will not. Baun had a visa issue. Rozsival in, Rundblad out. Crawford in net.
@MarkLazerus | | 34m | Score: 34
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Dave Molinari , Pittsburgh Post Gazette, Sportswriter
Johnston says Perron is "doubtful" for tonight.
@MolinariPG | | 38m | Score: 12
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Josh Yohe , Tribune Review, Penguins Beat Writer
Perron is doubtful for tonight
@JoshYohe_Trib | | 38m | Score: 32
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Time will tell if Kadri heeds Leafs' warning

TORONTO – It's minutes after a midweek practice has expired and Nazem Kadri is floating, seemingly without aim on the team's practice facility ice. He playfully wrestles with fellow 24-year-old Jake Gardiner for a moment or two. He cracks a wide smile. "What are you doing?" Steve Staios, a recentl...

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Jonas Siegel
TSN Radio, Leafs Beat Reporter
11h

March 28 postgame quotes: Greene, King, Regehr

Matt Greene, on the slow start: Yeah, we got ourselves behind in the game there and we couldn’t come back, couldn’t bury to get back. I thought we had good momentum, but we’ve got to score goals and we’ve got to get points. Greene, on having dominated stretches of play after falling behind: ...

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Jon Rosen
LAKingsInsider.com, Sportswriter
12h
P.K. Subban - Montreal Canadiens
The answer is "yes" I am happy that my home boy "Carey Cash, @CP0031 Money" is ok!
@PKSubban1 | | 12h | Score: 22
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    Giving the boys some Guitar lessons...
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    Congrats to my buddy Ryan on being named the MVP of the Brick Stars! https://t.co/zxouzgJgAR
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    Not to happy about the name the hotel gave me this time... #aretheytryingtotellmesomething #stalkberg

Penguins notebook: Johnston stays with team despite mother's death

Penguins/NHL Videos By Josh Yohe and Jason Mackey Updated 56 minutes ago Penguins coach Mike Johnston opted to remain with his team for Saturday's game despite learning Friday night that his mother died. Johnston will fly to his native Nova Scotia for her funeral Tuesday. “It's been a 10-day proce...

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Josh Yohe
Tribune Review, Penguins Beat Writer
12h

Hit sends Penguins' Letang to hospital

Penguins/NHL Videos Related Stories Penguins defenseman Kris Letang was expected to remain hospitalized overnight after hitting his head during the team's 3-2 win Saturday against the Arizona Coyotes at Consol Energy Center. The back of Letang's head struck the boards behind goaltender Thomas Greiss...

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Josh Yohe
Tribune Review, Penguins Beat Writer
13h
Ian Mendes - Rogers Sportsnet, Sports Reporter
The Toronto Maple Leafs: Ruining Ottawa's playoff chances since 2000.
@ian_mendes | | 14h | Score: 75
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Kris Letang hospitalized after hit

The Pittsburgh Penguins lost star defenseman Kris Letang on a scary hit Saturday that required a trip to the hospital. Letang, third among NHL defensemen in scoring with 54 points, left with 4:45 to play in the second period after a hit from Arizona Coyotes captain Shane Doan. Letang, in the corner ...

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ESPN.com
NHL News and Updates
16h

Doan on Letang: 'You feel awful as a player when something like that happens' - 03-28-15

At 15:57 of the second period in the Penguins' 3-2 home win against Coyotes today, defenseman Kris Letang was injured when he was slammed into the end boards of his defensive zone by Coyotes left winger Shane Doan. After appearing to be dazed by the hit, Letang left the game and was hospitalized for...

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Seth Rorabaugh
Pittsburgh Post Gazette, Pens Beat Writer
19h

Final: Ducks 3, Islanders 2

By ERIC STEPHENS / STAFF WRITER UNIONDALE, N.Y. – If it is a tug-of-war for the battle to be the Ducks’ playoff goalie, Frederik Andersen put both hands on the rope Saturday and gave it another firm pull. Andersen coolly answered the tests that the New York Islanders provided in a matinee on Lon...

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Eric Stephens
OC Register, Ducks Beat Writer
20h

Toffoli’s shorthanded production a topic again

Tyler Toffoli has a history of scoring shorthanded goals, having notched 11 with OHL-Ottawa between 2010 and 2012 and three in 58 games with AHL-Manchester in 2012-13. He has carried his penchant for providing offense while shorthanded to his play with the Kings this year, having totaled a league-le...

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Jon Rosen
LAKingsInsider.com, Sportswriter
20h
Philadelphia Flyers
Offical Twitter Account
20h

Tuukka Rask exits early in 2nd period

BOSTON -- Bruins goaltender Tuukka Rask removed himself from Saturday's game against the New York Rangers for unknown reasons, exiting only 10 seconds into the second period. The Bruins entered the second period with a 3-0 lead and Rask had made 14 saves in the opening period. After the first whistl...

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ESPN.com
NHL News and Updates
21h
Sam Kasan - Penguins Beat Writer
Fleury walked down the runway to check on Letang #BFFs #Pens -SK
@PensInsideScoop | | 21h | Score: 13
Jesse Spector
Sporting News, MLB Reporter
21h

Ryan Carter to return to the Wild's lineup tonight against the Kings

Devan Dubnyk vs. Jonathan Quick tonight in a goaltending classic between the Wild and L.A. Kings. Who woulda thunk 2 ½ months ago Dubnyk would put himself in the conversation this season with the league’s elite goalies? But Dubnyk continues to roll and tonight will start his 35th consecutive game...

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Michael Russo
Minneapolis Star Tribune, NHL Reporter
21h