Islanders finally win at home, against Red Wings

...Michael Ferland, Kris Russell, and Jiri Hudler also scored for the Flames. PENGUINS 3, SHARKS (SO)In Pittsburgh, David Perron and Sidney Crosby scored in the shootout, and Pittsburgh won their second home game in as many days.

Predators top Capitals, clinch playoff berth

...regulation for the Canadiens, and Carey Price stopped 21 shots for his 41st win of the season.PENGUINS 3, COYOTES 2In Pittsburgh, Daniel Winnik, Steve Downie and Sidney Crosby scored in a 4-minute, 8-second stretch of the third period to rally...

Big first inning lifts Braves past Pirates

...Worley as the Atlanta Braves beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 7-5 on Thursday.Johnson's...just fair down the left-field line.Pittsburgh's Josh Harrison led off the game with...after playing for the New York Mets and Pittsburgh in 2013.He says he wants to spend...

Kings win rematch over Rangers

...saves. BLUES 3, PENGUINS 2 (OT)In Pittsburgh, Alexander Steen redirected Zbynek...overtime, lifting St. Louis to a win over Pittsburgh, helping the Blues snap a three-game...Michalek, who spent two seasons in Pittsburgh earlier in his career. WILD 2, ISLANDERS...

HJ Heinz buying Kraft and building a $28 billion food giant

...firm 3G Capital. The two will invest another $10 billion in the new company.Kraft Heinz will maintain headquarters in Pittsburgh, where Heinz is based, and also in the Chicago area, where Kraft resides.Shares of Kraft jumped 26 percent Wednesday...

Predators move into first place in Central Division

...two-game skid. HURRICANES 5, PENGUINS 2In Raleigh, N.C., Eric Staal had a goal and two assists and Carolina beat Pittsburgh.Ryan Murphy, Jay McClement, Alexander Semin and Andrej Nestrasil also scored for Carolina. CAPITALS 3, DEVILS 2 (OT...

Boston Bruins top Pittsburgh Penguins for their fifth in a row

PITTSBURGH - Tuukka Rask stopped 30 shots and the Boston Bruins won their fifth game in a row, 2-0 over a Pittsburgh Penguins team missing Sidney Crosby and minus Evgeni Malkin for most of the game Saturday.Crosby, the Penguins' leading scorer...

East Regional: Villanova rolls over Lafayette

PITTSBURGH - Without a hint of doubt, Villanova flexed its top-seeded muscle, thumping Lafayette 93-52 on Thursday night.Thirty years...

N.C. State player mocks Obama for picking Villanova

PITTSBURGH - North Carolina State's Cat Barber used an unexpected Sweet 16 berth to take a cutting remark at President Obama.Barber...

Countdown is on for speed-up rule in minors

NEW YORK - Pittsburgh Pirates reliever Rob Scahill thinks his mound mates will do just fine at beating the new 20-second pitch clock that will be used...