Pittsburgh Penguins

President Trump Welcomes NHL Champion Pittsburgh Penguins To White House

The Penguins don’t have to defend their White House visit

Opinion: Outspoken athletes should be applauded for entering public debate, but they shouldn’t be punished for staying in their lane
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Donald Trump and hockey’s new politics

One photo, less than 1,000 words: How hockey’s association with politics changed around the same time Trump’s did
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The day the Penguins stood with Trump

Allen Abel reports from the White House on Trump hosting Henry Kissinger, a sheepish Sidney Crosby and the man who called the president a moron
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Why there’s no faking a playoff beard

It’s one of the last symbols of male solidarity
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How to put an end to headhunting in the NHL

The league remains dangerously ambiguous about the role of violence in hockey
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Sidney Crosby and the NHL’s biggest headache

The Penguins superstar says the league isn’t doing enough to take head shots out of the game
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Newsmaker of the Year: Sidney Crosby

He had a country on its feet
Habs knock out Penguins in Game 7 (11 of 11)

The Habs: Giant-Killers

PHOTOS from the Montreal Canadiens’ stunning Game 7 defeat of the Pittsburgh Penguins
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Canada’s Olympians: Sidney Crosby, Ice hockey

Can Crosby handle having the hopes of a nation on his shoulders?