|October 23, 2014: NHL Daily Rundown: Seguin, Benn among five best duos this season|
Today's Daily Rundown takes a look at the five best duos in the NHL this season, led by Corey Perry and Ryan Getzlaf, who have some Western competition in Jamie Benn and Tyler Seguin.
|October 21, 2014: Penalty Minutes In Store For Pens' Downie?|
Downie makes for a good penalty-minutes play Wednesday as he suits up against Philadelphia in a heated rivalry between the two Pennsylvanian teams.The former Flyer, who has yet to pick up a point in four games, collected 13 PIM Saturday against the Islanders. The Penguins and Philly have a history of mixing things up and Downie figures to be at the center of the contentiousness Wednesday.
|October 12, 2014: Pens' Downie Will Play Thursday Despite Injury|
Penguins head coach Mark Johnston said Downie missed practice on Sunday because of a minor shoulder injury but will play in Pittsburgh's game on Thursday, Dave Molinari of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reports.Downie, who is known more for his toughness, has only managed two shots on goal this season and two penalty minutes in two games this season. He is more of a role player for Pittsburgh so he really only has value in deeper leagues.
|October 12, 2014: Pens' Downie Doesn't Practice Sunday|
Downie didn't practice with the team Sunday, Dave Molinari of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reports.No explanation was given for Downie's absence, but the team's next game isn't until Thursday, so unless it's something injury-related that turns out to be serious, he shouldn't miss any time.