clock menu more-arrow no yes mobile

Filed under:

Pens Points: Hello, 2024

The calendar has turned to 2024!

NHL: DEC 31 Islanders at Penguins Photo by Jeanine Leech/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images

Here are your Pens Points for this Monday morning...

The Pittsburgh Penguins kept on rolling to close out 2023 on Sunday night, downing the Islanders 3-1 at home to finish out the calendar year. [Recap]

When Arizona Cardinals quarterback Kyler Murray showed up to Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia ahead of Sunday’s game against the Eagles, he was sporting a vintage Sidney Crosby jersey. A+ troll job. [PensBurgh]

News and notes from around the NHL...

The Toronto Maple Leafs placed struggling goaltender Ilya Samsonov on waivers Sunday, according to several reports. [Sportsnet]

Winter Classic drama? The Seattle Kraken is now facing a lawsuit over the throwback jersey the team will wear during the NHL Winter Classic on Monday. [KIRO]

No one likes this R-word. Regression. Here are four NHL players who may face such an issue as the calendar turns over. [The Hockey News]

Another feather in his Hockey Hall of Fame cap: Marc-Andre Fleury became the fourth goalie in NHL history to play in 1,000 games on Sunday in the Minnesota Wild’s loss to the Winnipeg Jets. [ESPN]