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Crosby, Ovechkin, Tavares up for NHL's Hart Trophy

Crosby, Ovechkin, Tavares up for NHL's Hart Trophy

NEW YORK, May 10 (UPI) -- Pittsburgh's Sidney Crosby, Washington's Alex Ovechkin and the New York Islanders' John Tavares were named finalists for the NHL's Most Valuable Player honor.

NHL: Pittsburgh 4, New York Islanders 0

PITTSBURGH, May 9 (UPI) -- Tomas Vokoun made 31 saves in his first playoff appearance in six years Thursday, carrying Pittsburgh to a 4-0 victory over the New York Islanders.

NHL: Pittsburgh 5, New York Islanders 4 (OT)

UNIONDALE, N.Y., May 5 (UPI) -- Chris Kunitz fired home a goal 8:44 into overtime Sunday, hoisting Pittsburgh to a 5-4 win over the New York Islanders and a 2-1 lead in their playoff series.

NHL: New York Islanders 4, Pittsburgh 3

PITTSBURGH, May 3 (UPI) -- Kyle Okposo put New York in front with 7:37 to play Friday and the Islanders held on for a 4-3 win over Pittsburgh that evened their playoff series.

NHL: Pittsburgh 5, New York Islanders 0

PITTSBURGH, May 1 (UPI) -- Two goals from Pascal Dupuis and a shutout from Marc-Andre Fleury Wednesday propelled Pittsburgh to a 5-0 pounding of the New York Islanders.
Crosby returns to Penguins' practice

Crosby returns to Penguins' practice

PITTSBURGH, April 26 (UPI) -- Sidney Crosby, out with serious facial injuries, skated with his Pittsburgh Penguins teammates Friday in his first practice with the team in about a month.

NHL: Tampa Bay 5, Toronto 2

TAMPA, Fla., April 24 (UPI) -- Martin St. Louis produced a hat trick Wednesday and scored two of Tampa Bay's three third-period goals in a 5-2 victory over Toronto.

NHL: Pittsburgh 3, Florida 1

SUNRISE, Fla., April 13 (UPI) -- Pittsburgh's Brenden Morrow provided two goals and an assist Saturday and the Penguins won a fourth straight game, 3-1 over Florida.

Penguins lose Neal to concussion

PITTSBURGH, April 8 (UPI) -- High-scoring Pittsburgh Penguins forward James Neal will miss a three-game road trip while recovering from a concussion, the team said Monday.

NHL: Buffalo 4, Pittsburgh 1

PITTSBURGH, April 2 (UPI) -- Buffalo's Kevin Porter netted two goals Tuesday and the Sabres brought an end to Pittsburgh's 15-game winning streak with a 4-1 defeat of the Penguins.

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Penguins' Crosby out with broken jaw

PITTSBURGH, March 31 (UPI) -- Pittsburgh Penguins captain and leading NHL scorer Sidney Crosby has undergone jaw surgery and will be out indefinitely, the team said Sunday.

NHL: Pittsburgh 2, New York Islanders 0

PITTSBURGH, March 30 (UPI) -- Tomas Vokoun logged a second straight shutout Saturday and Pittsburgh completed an NHL-record undefeated March with a 2-0 win over the New York Islanders.

NHL: Pittsburgh 1, Montreal 0

PITTSBURGH, March 26 (UPI) -- Marc-Andre Fleury and Tomas Vokoun combined for a 37-save shutout Tuesday and the Pittsburgh Penguins posted a 13th straight win, 1-0 over Montreal.

NHL: Pittsburgh 2, Philadelphia 1 (OT)

PITTSBURGH, March 24 (UPI) -- Tyler Kennedy's goal 2:27 into overtime Sunday completed a rally that carried the Pittsburgh Penguins to their 12th straight win, 2-1 over Philadelphia.

NHL: Pittsburgh 2, Washington 1

PITTSBURGH, March 19 (UPI) -- Matt Niskanen's goal in the third period Tuesday boosted the Pittsburgh Penguins to their 10th straight win, 2-1 over Washington.

NHL: Pittsburgh 2, Boston 1

PITTSBURGH, March 17 (UPI) -- Tomas Vokoun turned aside 31-of-32 shots Sunday, backstopping the surging Pittsburgh Penguins to their ninth straight win, 2-1 over Boston.

NHL: Pittsburgh 6, New York Islanders 1

PITTSBURGH, March 10 (UPI) -- Chris Kunitz notched a hat trick with two assists and Sidney Crosby assisted on five goals Sunday in Pittsburgh's 6-1 rout of the New York Islanders.

NHL: Pittsburgh 5, Toronto 4 (SO)

TORONTO, March 9 (UPI) -- James Neal and Sidney Crosby each nailed shootout goals Saturday, propelling the Pittsburgh Penguins to a 5-4 win over Toronto.

NHL: Pittsburgh 4, Tampa Bay 3

PITTSBURGH, March 4 (UPI) -- Evgeni Malkin and Sidney Crosby scored the tying and go-ahead goals Monday, rallying the Pittsburgh Penguins over Tampa Bay 4-3.

NHL: Pittsburgh 7, Montreal 6 (OT)

MONTREAL, March 2 (UPI) -- Brandon Sutter's goal 52 seconds into overtime Saturday boosted the Pittsburgh Penguins to a back-and-forth 7-6 victory over Montreal.

NHL: Pittsburgh 5, Tampa Bay 3

PITTSBURGH, Feb. 24 (UPI) -- Sidney Crosby provided two goals and an assist Sunday, fueling the Pittsburgh Penguins' 5-3 win over Tampa Bay.

NHL: Pittsburgh 4, Buffalo 3

BUFFALO, N.Y., Feb. 17 (UPI) -- Paul Martin's slap shot goal with 2:04 remaining in the third period Sunday broke a tie and boosted the Pittsburgh Penguins over Buffalo 4-3.

NHL: Pittsburgh 4, Ottawa 2

PITTSBURGH, Feb. 13 (UPI) -- James Neal notched two goals and an assist Wednesday for Pittsburgh in its 4-2 win over Ottawa, which lost star defenseman Erik Karlsson to an injury.

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