With the Pittsburgh Penguins getting set to gear up for the 2014 NHL playoffs against the Columbus Blue Jackets, the prospects are heading toward the conclusions of their season. 437 more words
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As another week passes, the Pittsburgh Penguins continue to deal with a rash of injuries. Despite the big clubs trouble to stay healthy, prospects throughout the North American ranks continue to find success in their postseasons. 629 more words
With most teams in full playoff mode, a few Pittsburgh Penguins prospects are helping their teams make runs toward their respective championships.
Top Penguins defensive prospect Derrick Pouliot helped guide his Portland Winterhawks to a series sweep over the Vancouver Giants in the Ontario Hockey League playoffs. 488 more words
The Vancouver Giants saw their season come to an end at the hands of a Portland Winterhawks team with the goal of making it two consecutive Memorial Cup appearances. 488 more words
The Portland Winterhawks appear unstoppable at this point, and the Vancouver Giants are facing elimination from the Western Hockey League playoffs.
Game 3 between the two teams at the Pacific Coliseum was a case of a deeply skilled team capitalizing on their chances and another team, learning the ropes of playoff hockey with eyes toward the future, unable to do so until it was too late and the hole too deep. 245 more words
Maturity is defined as full development; perfected condition. This is a rare word associated with an 18 year old person. It is even more rare when you are talking about an 18 year old athlete. 394 more words
Just days before the Western Hockey League playoffs got under way, Vancouver Giants head coach Don Hay mentioned the importance of goaltending.
Through two games against the high-flying Portland Winterhawks, Hay and the Giants have gotten a pair of excellent performances from 17-year-old puck stopper Payton Lee, who has faced a combined total of 88 shots and stopped 81 of those. 551 more words