Nick Bjugstad

Pittsburgh Penguins: Biggest surprises and disappointments so far

John Marino has become one of their best defenders, Justin Schultz has struggled, injuries have piled up, and there is now a little bit of a goaltending question. [more]

Panic time? Penguins staying patient during unexpected slide


A winless road swing through California culminated with a 5-0 loss to San Jose that led captain Sidney Crosby to place the blame squarely on his shoulders. [more]