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Blackhawks beat Penguins again

CHICAGO (AP) – Rookie Artemi Panarin scored two goals for the second straight night, and the Chicago Blackhawks beat Pittsburgh 3-1 on Wednesday for their…


Feliz signs with Pirates

PITTSBURGH (AP) – Former AL Rookie of the Year Neftali Feliz and the Pittsburgh Pirates have agreed to a $3.9 million, one-year contract. The 27-year-old…


Jaguars keeping Koyack

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – The Jacksonville Jaguars signed tight end Ben Koyack to a reserve/futures contract on Monday. Koyack, a former Oil City High School standout,…


Making a splash

PITTSBURGH (AP) – The Pittsburgh Steelers gave Keith Butler a very specific mandate when he replaced Hall of Fame defensive coordinator Dick LeBeau last January….


Blackhawks best Penguins in OT

PITTSBURGH (AP) – Artemi Panarin beat Marc-Andre Fleury 3:47 into overtime to lift the Chicago Blackhawks to a 3-2 victory over the Pittsburgh Penguins on…



Steelers ready to reset

PITTSBURGH (AP) – The slate is clean. All the injuries, the early season suspensions and the meltdown in Baltimore mere footnotes now. For the better…



Crosby stays hot for Penguins

PITTSBURGH (AP) – Sidney Crosby is looking like himself again, Marc-Andre Fleury is back from injury and the Pittsburgh Penguins are gaining momentum after a…


Steelers playoff bound!

CLEVELAND (AP) – Ben Roethlisberger looked up in the fourth quarter and noticed Pittsburgh fans twirling their Terrible Towels with delight. The Steelers needed help,…




Steelers’ rookie Dupree not satisfied

PITTSBURGH (AP) – Bud Dupree’s rookie season started with a sack of Tom Brady. Four sometimes-uneven months later, the Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker is hoping his…


Steelers’ offense erratic on the road

PITTSBURGH (AP) – Ben Roethlisberger skipped practice on Wednesday, sent home early by the coaching staff thanks to a nasty cold spreading across the locker…


Leafs clip Penguins in shootout, 3-2

PITTSBURGH (AP) – Jonathan Bernier was excellent in unexpected action, and the Toronto Maple Leafs rebounded from a rough outing the night before. Bernier made…




Missed opportunity

PITTSBURGH (AP) – The short flight home from Baltimore was quiet, typical for whenever the Pittsburgh Steelers lose. Yet there was an undercurrent of dismay…


Ravens derail Steelers

BALTIMORE (AP) – During a season in which the Baltimore Ravens have had little reason to celebrate, they can at least take solace in sweeping…