Pittsburgh Penguins right wing Kasperi Kapanen (42) skates with the puck past Washington Capitals defenseman Justin Schultz (2) during the third period of an NHL hockey game, Tuesday, Feb. 23, 2021, in Washington. The Penguins won 3-2 in overtime. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)
This week’s hockey podcast with Brian Metzer looks at the upcoming Penguins three game set against the Flyers, Evgeni Malkin, Kaspari Kapanen, some music trivia, and flashing back to the 1991 trade with the Hartford Whalers.
In this week’s Madden Monday podcast, Tim Benz and Mark Madden talk about Steeler draft ideas, ups-and-downs of the Penguins, troubles for Pitt’s basketball program, memories of the 30th anniversary of the 1991 Penguins trade with the Hartford Whalers, and Casey DeSmith’s hairless cat.
Pittsburgh Penguins left wing Jason Zucker lies on the ice after he was injured during the third period of an NHL hockey game against the Washington Capitals, Tuesday, Feb. 23, 2021, in Washington. The Penguins won 3-2 in overtime. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)
TribLive beat writer Seth Rorabaugh joins me to talk about Jason Zucker’s injury, the acquisition of defenseman Mark Friedman, Zach-Aston Reese, goaltending, new uniforms, and white chocolate.
Robert Morris goalie Dyllan Lubbesmeyer is up for college hockey’s Humanitarian Award. He joins us to talk about his commitments off-the-ice to veterans causes, academic life, and social enrichment on campus.