Here are your Pens Points for this Wednesday morning...
Jake Guentzel’s recent stretch of play without Sidney Crosby is showing that he isn’t simply a byproduct of Crosby. [Pensburgh]
Here’s a potential timeline for Sid’s recovery from his sports hernia surgery. [Pensburgh]
If you’re Dominik Kahun and you’re “ragging” the puck, I guess you’re doing something right? [Trib Live]
Brandon Tanev will get to see his brother once again later this evening, and he’s ready for it. [Trib Live]
News and notes from around the NHL...
As it emerged Monday night into Tuesday that Calgary Flames head coach Bill Peters allegedly used a racial slur at a former player, he was supposedly fired, then not fired, from his position. [Matchsticks and Gasoline]
Mitch Marner is encouraging other players to come forward and speak their truths after Marner was caught in the middle of a crazy story involving some strange tactics used by now-former head coach, Mike Babcock. [Sportsnet]
Aleksander Barkov and Jonathan Huberdeau are proving themselves to be one heck of a one-two punch. [The Hockey News]