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crosbys first goal will go down as the one-handed kamehameha wave that jump started his season

1 month, 3 weeks ago on Conversation @ http://thepensblog.com/2015-archives/recap-game-52-thats-sidney-crosbys-music.html

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@PenGeno i have the android one. just search for it and get the one that has "the pensblog" as the author.


and its not that great. lots of the images are too big and they dont resize to fit your screen. scrolling around is annoying and (at least on this post) doesnt work very well. the screenshot they put on this article looks like its twice as wide as my screen (galaxy S4...not a very small screen). i guess its better than getting that annoying "WE HAVE A MOBILE VERSION" popup every time you look at the site though.

2 months, 1 week ago on Conversation @ http://thepensblog.com/2015-archives/our-mobible-app-is-now-available.html

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map of superfund (seriously polluted) sites: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Superfund#mediaviewer/File:Superfund_sites.svg


red dots are federally designated as garbage. high concentration around philly, NJ, and boston. coincidence? i think not.

2 months, 3 weeks ago on Conversation @ http://thepensblog.com/2015-archives/gameday-40-boston-bruins-at-pittsburgh-penguins.html

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"every fairy tale needs a good old-fashioned villain"

i think you guys watch too much sherlock lol

3 months, 3 weeks ago on Conversation @ http://thepensblog.com/2014-archives/recap-game-26-pens-lose-4-3-in-overtime.html

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adams played for chicago and carolina. theyre also to blame.

4 months, 1 week ago on Conversation @ http://thepensblog.com/2014-archives/gameday-17-pittsburgh-penguins-at-montreal-canadiens.html

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@Claude Giroux's Arresting Officer @mwn3d Hm...you're right. I don't know where I got the 5 idea but I think the new icing faceoff rule still only lets one guy take the faceoff. He gets a warning and then it's a penalty if he does it again.

6 months, 2 weeks ago on Conversation @ http://thepensblog.com/2014-archives/nhls-new-rules-and-what-it-means-for-you.html

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No 5 was already the rule. If everyone on the team gets kicked out that's a penalty and has been. The new rule is just for after icing. If the guy cheats he gets a warning and gets to try again. If he cheats again it's a penalty.

6 months, 2 weeks ago on Conversation @ http://thepensblog.com/2014-archives/nhls-new-rules-and-what-it-means-for-you.html

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@Claude Giroux's Arresting Officer The guy who takes the faceoff after the icing won't get kicked out when he's a dick. He'll get a warning and then if he's a dick again he'll go to the box. Then it's a penalty on them so the faceoff moves to the other side. So after an icing you get one guy and if he keeps trying to cheat then you get a penalty. For normal faceoffs it seems like you still have to go through all 5 guys before you get a penalty.

6 months, 2 weeks ago on Conversation @ http://thepensblog.com/2014-archives/nhls-new-rules-and-what-it-means-for-you.html

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all i see when i read this is "steve downie is more valuable than lee stempniak"

8 months, 2 weeks ago on Conversation @ http://thepensblog.com/2014-archives/the-penguins-thankfully-did-not-re-sign-lee-stempniak.html

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i was really thinking NHL refs were the best in the 4 major sports until the playoffs. then i remembered that these refs also suck. the announcers dont always help either. youll hear things like "you dont make that call in OT" or "playoff hockey baby. let em play!". it really sucks that "as long as theyre consistent" within a game people are happy. shouldnt they be consistent across games? throughout a season? isnt that what we should strive for?

10 months, 3 weeks ago on Conversation @ http://thepensblog.com/2014-archives/stats-and-such-heading-into-game-seven.html

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how many times did other players fall? falls per minute?

10 months, 3 weeks ago on Conversation @ http://thepensblog.com/2014-archives/joe-vitale-fell-6-times-in-game-2.html

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broken penguin stick on the rangers last PP and what did they do? they sent the puck to the other side of the ice. i know their power play is bad but they need to at least act like theyre trying.

10 months, 4 weeks ago on Conversation @ http://thepensblog.com/2014-archives/quick-cap-the-captains-log-pens-beat-listless-rangers-2-0.html

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@GoonSquad well thats the ohio flag...thats all i got though.

11 months, 1 week ago on Conversation @ http://thepensblog.com/

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rule 53.2:

When the player discards the broken portion of a stick or some other object by tossing it or shooting it to the side of the ice (and not over the boards) in such a way as will not interfere with play or opposing player, no penalty will be imposed for so doing. When moving a stick that is not broken, no penalty shall be assessed as long as it does not interfere with the play and the player who lost said stick is not attempting to retrieve it, otherwise an interference penalty must be assessed.

i guess they figured he was going to pick it up (he was).

http://www.nhlofficials.com/_files/_pdf_2013/2013-NHL-Rulebook.pdf#zoom=100

1 year ago on Conversation @ http://thepensblog.com/2014-archives/quick-cap-in-the-nick-of-time-pens-lose-in-ot.html

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def gotta keep day-pray. im as excited about him as i am about beau bennett. we cant be giving up slightly experienced d-men anyway. orpik and martin are getting old. id rather have a defenseman pairing locked in with a few dozen games of experience than a experienced defenseman and a fresh fish while losing prospects.

2 years ago on The reported price for Jarome Iginla

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needs a charlie design

2 years ago on New Pensblog "Storeblog" T-Shirt Store

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@FlyingWaterBotl theyre experts on caring about division championships

2 years ago on Nope. Actually it makes perfect sense.

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im assuming that teams will stop raising "division champion" banners.


which they should have done long ago anyway (looking at you, caps).

2 years ago on Here's the more specific details on realignment

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totally looks like a cake-eater

2 years ago on Confidence Index still on rise after this picture

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@stapler they penciled themselves into the hug all star roster with your grandma, mobsters who havent seen each other for years, and some kids from those "surprise soldier homecoming" videos.

2 years ago on RECAP: Suddenly Sutter. PENS WIN.

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@Kevman7987 @mwn3d looking at the faces theyre making on the approach it almost seems like they were joking about it before and theyre having a "holy shit that really just happened!" reaction.

2 years ago on RECAP: Suddenly Sutter. PENS WIN.

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hug of the century between crosby and sutter.

2 years ago on RECAP: Suddenly Sutter. PENS WIN.

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he missed this top 10 too: http://www.nhl.com/ice/news.htm?id=658085&navid=DL|NHL|home

(john tavares and joe thornton got more votes)

2 years ago on Fraud Giroux, RIP to the former best player in the world for two weeks

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i was gonna start making uncle jesse jokes because of their similar last names but then i realized...."uncle tom".....maybe we shouldnt go that direction.

2 years ago on The Pittsburgh Penguins sign Tom Kostopoulos

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@FindingNeo @mwn3d eyes on every side of his head.

2 years ago on GIFs: Crosby and Malkin one up each other

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NOOOOOOOOOOO! NOT DAY-PRAY!

2 years ago on Let the Rumor Games begin

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genos goal wins. no contest.

2 years ago on GIFs: Crosby and Malkin one up each other

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@khackimer yeah im still not convinced on the value of tanner glass.i saw him play live when he was in the AHL in rochester. back then he looked like a good tough player with a reasonable amount of skill. that was years ago of course. looking at his stats though i might have just been young and stupid.

2 years ago on Malkin returns tonight, but he isn't the only thing returning

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@DustinDusters FYI boychuk on waivers according to bob mckenzie

2 years ago on Malkin returns tonight, but he isn't the only thing returning

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@j-nine @mwn3d yes. mine was a troll.

2 years, 1 month ago on Pittsburgh Penguins Gameday 21 - Carolina Hurricanes

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@j-nine "Posted by Rick on Thu, Feb 28, 2013 4:14pm." is a dead giveaway.

2 years, 1 month ago on Pittsburgh Penguins Gameday 21 - Carolina Hurricanes

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@akus now we have the puck. now they have the puck. and they scored.

2 years, 1 month ago on ADAM: Why I've moved over to Mike Lange

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waiting for derek to put up a post called "DEREK: evidence of how i fucking told ADAM about lange" full of email, SMS, and twitter screenshots.

2 years, 1 month ago on ADAM: Why I've moved over to Mike Lange

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so "shutouts" was the plan from HCDB. not really going that way. plan b?

2 years, 1 month ago on QUICK CAP: Panther outlast Pens 6-4

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@j-nine@66BuriesItyour MAC address doesnt have anything to do with the location of your computer. it does have something to do with the manufacturer of your network hardware and some other things. changing MAC addresses wouldnt help in this situation. your IP is pretty tightly coupled with your location (or at least thats part of the design for IP blocks). check out this (old) map of the internet to see where certain addresses are: http://imgs.xkcd.com/comics/map_of_the_internet.jpg.

2 years, 1 month ago on How to beat the NHL GameCenter local blackout for $5 a month

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FYI last night the kings twitter was taken over by a blogger for a period so it was a little funnier than it usually is.

2 years, 1 month ago on LINK CITY: Leaf fans trolling, What it's like to be hit by Orpik, The Royal Half, Colligan

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what number will he have? he cant take 7 back from the real american hero right?

2 years, 1 month ago on Welcome Back, Mark Eaton

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i wonder how much the pens have advanced concussion research and treatment with all of the money being poured into it in recent years.


more likely scenario: they are advancing the square footage of a few doctors houses and the awesomeness of their vehicles.

2 years, 1 month ago on Conflicting reports on Malkin

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full disclosure: i have no medical training or contact with the team

i would say malkin whipped his neck and thats all. it didnt look to me like he hit his head (at least not really hard) on the boards.

2 years, 1 month ago on QUICK CAP: Pens win 3-1 but at what cost?

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@Rage the key word is "hidden"

2 years, 1 month ago on RECAP: The American. PENS WIN.

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last year sometime (i think...maybe earlier) there was a video on the pens website of bill guerin with the prospects back then. im pretty sure he had an inappropriate relationship with beau bennett. thats how excited he was about this kid. and im on board.

2 years, 1 month ago on RECAP: CFA. PENS WIN.

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@GuilhermeFortes1 truth. check the daily faceoff link.

2 years, 1 month ago on Pittsburgh Penguins Gameday 15 - Winnipeg Jets

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here is the pens giving tangradi to the jets and them putting him on the first line:
http://www.reactiongifs.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/01/no-you-didnt1.gif

basically theyre gonna end up with a sticky mess.

2 years, 1 month ago on Pittsburgh Penguins Gameday 15 - Winnipeg Jets

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@jeremystylea charley horse is a horse ofcoarse ofcoarse

2 years, 1 month ago on No Hearing or Supplemental Discipline for Matt Cooke

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