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The News & Observer
Wondering why this attorney wants to buy the Canes? Here’s your answer.him: He’s still a fan first. Greenberg, who has a term sheet in place to buy t
The News & Observer / Posted 2 days ago
him: He’s still a fan first. Greenberg, who has a term sheet in place to buy the Hurricanes from Peter Karmanos, helped Mario Lemieux save the Pittsburgh Penguins, was the point man on a deal to purchase the Atlanta Hawks, Thrashers and Philips... Read more
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TribLIVE
Relive the thrill of back-to-back Penguins’ championships with new DVD releaseand interviews with Sidney Crosby, the first player to win back-to-back Conn Sm
TribLIVE / Posted 4 days ago
and interviews with Sidney Crosby, the first player to win back-to-back Conn Smythe trophies since current Penguins owner Mario Lemieux; head coach Mike Sullivan, the first coach to guide his team to back-to-back Stanley Cups since Scotty Bowman... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
Mario Lemieux Foundation, Pittsburgh Penguins Foundation to host 6.6k fundraising runPITTSBURGH - The Mario Lemieux Foundation and Pittsburgh Penguins Foundation wi
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 5 days ago
PITTSBURGH - The Mario Lemieux Foundation and Pittsburgh Penguins Foundation will host the Pittsburgh Penguins 6.6K Run and Family Walk presented by Highmark, which is scheduled to be held on October 15. All proceeds benefit the cancer research and... Read more
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The News & Observer
Proposed Canes sale: Here are questions that need to be answeredinto the N.C. Sports Hall of Fame in 2013. Greenberg, who grew up in Pittsburg
The News & Observer / Posted 9 days ago
into the N.C. Sports Hall of Fame in 2013. Greenberg, who grew up in Pittsburgh, has a past business association with Mario Lemieux, Francis’ former teammate with the Pittsburgh Penguins and a close friend. Greenberg helped Lemieux purchase... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Penguins recreate iconic back-to-back photo with Crosby, Malkinclub snag the Stanley Cup for the second straight year, the Penguins faithful t
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 10 days ago
club snag the Stanley Cup for the second straight year, the Penguins faithful took to Twitter to call for a new version of Mario Lemieux and Jaromir Jagr’s well-known back-to-back photo, taken after the former teammates earned their consecutive... Read more
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TribLIVE
Report: Group led by Upper St. Clair’s Chuck Greenberg close to buying Carolina Hurricaneshis ownership of the team,” it said. Greenberg, 56, is a sports attorney who w
TribLIVE / Posted 10 days ago
his ownership of the team,” it said. Greenberg, 56, is a sports attorney who was involved with the deals that allowed Mario Lemieux and Ron Burkle to buy the Penguins out of bankruptcy in 1999 and the construction of PPG Paints Arena in 2007.... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Greenberg close to $500 million deal for Karmanos-owned Hurricanessold his stake in the Rangers in 2011. He still owns a trio of minor-league bas
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 10 days ago
sold his stake in the Rangers in 2011. He still owns a trio of minor-league baseball franchises. He also worked closely with billionaire Ron Burkle and hockey icon Mario Lemieux as they acquired the Pittsburgh Penguins and built... Read more
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Calgary Sun
MLB owner close to buying NHL's HurricanesRangers in 2011. He still owns a trio of minor-league baseball franchises. He a
Calgary Sun / Posted 10 days ago
Rangers in 2011. He still owns a trio of minor-league baseball franchises. He also worked closely with billionaire Ron Burkle and hockey icon Mario Lemieux as they acquired the Pittsburgh Penguins and built a new arena.As Advertised in the Calgary... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Penguins co-owner Burkle talks potential sale, Lemieux in rare interviewfrom time to time, but the billionaire businessman has preferred to stay out of
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 10 days ago
from time to time, but the billionaire businessman has preferred to stay out of the spotlight since joining forces with Mario Lemieux back in 1999 to lift the team from the brink of bankruptcy. So when Penguins reporter Dave Molinari published... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Down Goes Brown: Which NHLers could join the one-franchise club?fancier way of saying a player is very good. But actually playing out your enti
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 11 days ago
fancier way of saying a player is very good. But actually playing out your entire career with one NHL franchise isn’t easy. Mario Lemieux managed to do it, but Wayne Gretzky and Gordie Howe didn’t. Nicklas Lidstrom did, but not Bobby Orr or Ray... Read more
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Island Packet
Ron Cook: Don't be surprised if Penguins trade Phil KesselSullivan crazy. I'm guessing he has produced the same reaction all the way up t
Island Packet / Posted 11 days ago
Sullivan crazy. I'm guessing he has produced the same reaction all the way up the company ladder, from Jim Rutherford to Mario Lemieux. That's where Tocchet came in. Just say that he was Kessel's Whisperer. Kessel has called him the best... Read more
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NBC Sports: ProFootballTalk
The story behind the Tom Brady Stanley Cup photoCalifornia home of Penguins co-owner Ron Burkle. The billionaire, who bought an
NBC Sports: ProFootballTalk / Posted 13 days ago
California home of Penguins co-owner Ron Burkle. The billionaire, who bought an unknown share of the team in 1999 with Mario Lemieux, and Brady are close friends, we’re told. So the Stanley Cup was at Burkle’s house and Brady was at Burkle’s... Read more
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Island Packet
Mark Purdy: The Sharks' best partnership ever breaks up, and we'll see who regrets ithead as the last man out of the dressing room onto the ice, which was Marleau's
Island Packet / Posted 19 days ago
head as the last man out of the dressing room onto the ice, which was Marleau's tradition. He did it because that's what Mario Lemieux, one of Marleau's role models, did with the Pittsburgh Penguins. In the back of his head, Marleau must have... Read more
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The Mercury News
The Sharks’ best partnership ever breaks up — and we’ll see who regrets ithead as the last man out of the dressing room onto the ice, which was Marleau’s
The Mercury News / Posted 20 days ago
head as the last man out of the dressing room onto the ice, which was Marleau’s tradition. He did it because that’s what Mario Lemieux, one of Marleau’s role models, did with the Pittsburgh Penguins. In the back of his head, Marleau must have... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
Marleau Leaves Sharks, Signs Three-Year Deal With Torontoin the third period of a game on Jan. 23 at Colorado, becoming the first player
NBC Bay Area / Posted 21 days ago
in the third period of a game on Jan. 23 at Colorado, becoming the first player to score four times in one period since Mario Lemieux in 1997. Marleau is a three-time NHL All-Star (2004, 2007 and 2009) and has won two gold medals with Team... Read more
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The Mercury News
The top-10 moments in Marleau’s career with Sharksarchives to find this one. Marleau tied an NHL record by becoming the 12th play
The Mercury News / Posted 21 days ago
archives to find this one. Marleau tied an NHL record by becoming the 12th player in league history, and the first since Mario Lemieux in 1997, to score four goals in a period. His four goals in the third period of the Sharks bout with the... Read more
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The Mercury News
Joe Thornton’s top-10 moments with Sharksthis instant classic with Anaheim Ducks captain Ryan Getzlaf in the 2009 playof
The Mercury News / Posted 21 days ago
this instant classic with Anaheim Ducks captain Ryan Getzlaf in the 2009 playoffs: 10. Thornton joins Wayne Gretzky and Mario Lemieux in back-to-back 90 assist club Thornton joined Gretzky and Lemieux on the list of players who’ve recorded 90... Read more
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Calgary Sun
You know you're Canadian when ...upsets of all-time. You know you’re Canadian when ... You can debate our grea
Calgary Sun / Posted 22 days ago
upsets of all-time. You know you’re Canadian when ... You can debate our greatest athlete. Wayne Gretzky. Steve Nash. Mario Lemieux. Gordie Howe. Bailey. Orr. Terry Fox. You know you’re Canadian when ... You cried when Jean Beliveau and... Read more
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The Mercury News
BREAKING: Thornton prepared to re-sign with Sharks125 total points allowed him to snag the Art Ross Trophy and the Hart Trophy. I
The Mercury News / Posted 22 days ago
125 total points allowed him to snag the Art Ross Trophy and the Hart Trophy. In 2006-07, Thornton joined Wayne Gretzky and Mario Lemieux on the list of players who’ve recorded more than 90 assists in back-to-back seasons when he picked up 92... Read more
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TSN
TSN.ca's Canada 150: Iconic Olympics momentsCanada got a goal from Paul Kariya, finally claimed gold after his heartbreak i
TSN / Posted 22 days ago
Canada got a goal from Paul Kariya, finally claimed gold after his heartbreak in Lillehammer, on a gorgeous feint from Mario Lemieux and a pair each from Jarome Iginla and Joe Sakic, whose second goal was memorably called by an exuberant Bob... Read more
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TSN
TSN.ca's Canada 150: Iconic NHL momentszone, Canada bench boss did something unusual in throwing three centres out as
TSN / Posted 22 days ago
zone, Canada bench boss did something unusual in throwing three centres out as his forward contingent in Dale Hawerchuk, Mario Lemieux and Wayne Gretzky. Hawerchuk won the draw and Lemieux broke out of the zone with a bank pass to himself.... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
I was there when Sidney Crosby scored the golden goalon record. After all, Crosby had just done to the Americans what Paul Henderso
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 22 days ago
on record. After all, Crosby had just done to the Americans what Paul Henderson had done to the Soviets in 1972 and Mario Lemieux had done to the Russians in 1987. Everyone understood the magnitude of the moment they’d just witnessed, one... Read more
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TSN
TSN.ca's Canada 150: 'IGGY!'Canada took nothing for granted when it came to that tournament. Eight years e
TSN / Posted 22 days ago
Canada took nothing for granted when it came to that tournament. Eight years earlier in Salt Lake City, there was Mario Lemieux letting a pass go through his legs to Paul Kariya. There was the brilliance of Martin Brodeur. There was... Read more
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TribLIVE
Penguins notebook: College centers on stage at development campto score on the backhand. The most accurate shooter in the drill? Austin Lemie
TribLIVE / Posted 23 days ago
to score on the backhand. The most accurate shooter in the drill? Austin Lemieux, the 21-year-old son of Penguins owner Mario Lemieux. The successful shots weren't an accident. The 6-3 forward said it's an area of his game he has been focusing... Read more
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Philly.com
88 things about Flyers great Eric LindrosLindros scored a goal in his first game with the Flyers, a 3-3 tie against two-
Philly.com / Posted 23 days ago
Lindros scored a goal in his first game with the Flyers, a 3-3 tie against two-time defending Cup champs Pittsburgh. 61. Mario Lemieux, who scored that night for the Penguins, said afterward: “There’s certainly a lot of pressure on Eric right now... Read more
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Philly.com
Should the Flyers have traded for Eric Lindros? Their ex-GM isn't sure | Mike Sielskithe threshold of believability that make-believe requires. Lindros, regarded a
Philly.com / Posted 23 days ago
the threshold of believability that make-believe requires. Lindros, regarded as the biggest star to hit the league since Mario Lemieux, telling the Quebec Nordiques that he would never, ever play for them? A mercurial owner, the Nordiques’ Marcel... Read more
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Philly.com
88 things about Flyers great Eric Lindrosscored a goal in his first game with the Flyers, a 3-3 tie against two-time def
Philly.com / Posted 23 days ago
scored a goal in his first game with the Flyers, a 3-3 tie against two-time defending Cup champ Pittsburgh. Mario Lemieux, who scored that night for the Penguins, said afterward: "There's certainly a lot of pressure on Eric right now... Read more
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Grande Prairie Daily Herald-Tribune
20 Questions with Brian Glavinbusiness in Grande Prairie. 17. What is your favourite sports team? Pittsburg
Grande Prairie Daily Herald-Tribune / Posted 24 days ago
business in Grande Prairie. 17. What is your favourite sports team? Pittsburgh Penguins. I was about 5-6 years old when Mario Lemieux, Jaromir Jagr and Ron Francis were in their prime, winning back-to-back Stanley Cups in 1991 and 92, so it was... Read more
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Lake Country Calendar
Paul Kariya one of several headed to the hockey hall of fameSabres. Only four players, period, have ever scored more than 76 in one season
Lake Country Calendar / Posted 27 days ago
Sabres. Only four players, period, have ever scored more than 76 in one season: Wayne Gretzky (twice), Brett Hull, and Mario Lemieux. Selanne’s 132 points, meanwhile, trailed only Gretzky (137) for tops in one season by a rookie. He deservedly... Read more
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Revelstoke Review
Paul Kariya one of several headed to the hockey hall of fameSabres. Only four players, period, have ever scored more than 76 in one season
Revelstoke Review / Posted 27 days ago
Sabres. Only four players, period, have ever scored more than 76 in one season: Wayne Gretzky (twice), Brett Hull, and Mario Lemieux. Selanne’s 132 points, meanwhile, trailed only Gretzky (137) for tops in one season by a rookie. He deservedly... Read more
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Kelowna Capital News
Paul Kariya one of several headed to the hockey hall of fameSabres. Only four players, period, have ever scored more than 76 in one season
Kelowna Capital News / Posted 27 days ago
Sabres. Only four players, period, have ever scored more than 76 in one season: Wayne Gretzky (twice), Brett Hull, and Mario Lemieux. Selanne’s 132 points, meanwhile, trailed only Gretzky (137) for tops in one season by a rookie. He deservedly... Read more
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Vernon Morning Star
Paul Kariya one of several headed to the hockey hall of fameSabres. Only four players, period, have ever scored more than 76 in one season
Vernon Morning Star / Posted 27 days ago
Sabres. Only four players, period, have ever scored more than 76 in one season: Wayne Gretzky (twice), Brett Hull, and Mario Lemieux. Selanne’s 132 points, meanwhile, trailed only Gretzky (137) for tops in one season by a rookie. He deservedly... Read more
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Sicamous Eagle Valley News
Paul Kariya one of several headed to the hockey hall of fameSabres. Only four players, period, have ever scored more than 76 in one season
Sicamous Eagle Valley News / Posted 27 days ago
Sabres. Only four players, period, have ever scored more than 76 in one season: Wayne Gretzky (twice), Brett Hull, and Mario Lemieux. Selanne’s 132 points, meanwhile, trailed only Gretzky (137) for tops in one season by a rookie. He deservedly... Read more
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Penticton Western News
Paul Kariya one of several headed to the hockey hall of fameSabres. Only four players, period, have ever scored more than 76 in one season
Penticton Western News / Posted 27 days ago
Sabres. Only four players, period, have ever scored more than 76 in one season: Wayne Gretzky (twice), Brett Hull, and Mario Lemieux. Selanne’s 132 points, meanwhile, trailed only Gretzky (137) for tops in one season by a rookie. He deservedly... Read more
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Keremeos Review
Paul Kariya one of several headed to the hockey hall of fameSabres. Only four players, period, have ever scored more than 76 in one season
Keremeos Review / Posted 27 days ago
Sabres. Only four players, period, have ever scored more than 76 in one season: Wayne Gretzky (twice), Brett Hull, and Mario Lemieux. Selanne’s 132 points, meanwhile, trailed only Gretzky (137) for tops in one season by a rookie. He deservedly... Read more
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Salmon Arm Observer
Paul Kariya one of several headed to the hockey hall of fameSabres. Only four players, period, have ever scored more than 76 in one season
Salmon Arm Observer / Posted 27 days ago
Sabres. Only four players, period, have ever scored more than 76 in one season: Wayne Gretzky (twice), Brett Hull, and Mario Lemieux. Selanne’s 132 points, meanwhile, trailed only Gretzky (137) for tops in one season by a rookie. He deservedly... Read more
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Summerland Review
Paul Kariya one of several headed to the hockey hall of fameSabres. Only four players, period, have ever scored more than 76 in one season
Summerland Review / Posted 27 days ago
Sabres. Only four players, period, have ever scored more than 76 in one season: Wayne Gretzky (twice), Brett Hull, and Mario Lemieux. Selanne’s 132 points, meanwhile, trailed only Gretzky (137) for tops in one season by a rookie. He deservedly... Read more
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TribLIVE
Former Penguin Mark Recchi elected into Hockey Hall of Fameis the 11th Penguins player to be elected to the Hall of Fame, including six of
TribLIVE / Posted 27 days ago
is the 11th Penguins player to be elected to the Hall of Fame, including six of his teammates from the early 1990s – Mario Lemieux, Paul Coffey, Ron Francis, Larry Murphy, Joe Mullen and Bryan Trottier. Hall of Famers Andy Bathgate, Leo... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Marc-Andre Fleury recalls best Penguins memories in Players' Tribunewhere the Pens secured their latest title earlier this month. His first traini
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 27 days ago
where the Pens secured their latest title earlier this month. His first training camp saw him face the legendary Mario Lemieux. “I remember the first time I stopped Mario in practice,” Fleury said. “It was a simple warmup shot. But you... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Penguins now have enforcer on its bench— Sidney Crosby didn’t ask for protection — but somebody did. Maybe his agent,
Calgary Sun / Posted 29 days ago
— Sidney Crosby didn’t ask for protection — but somebody did. Maybe his agent, Pat Brisson, pushed for it. Maybe owner Mario Lemieux insisted things change. Maybe the coaching staff of the Pittsburgh Penguins demanded it. Whatever the case,... Read more
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dna
Number one overall selections from National Hockey League drafts- Pierre Turgeon (Buffalo Sabres) 1986 - Joe Murphy (Detroit Red Wings) 1985 -
dna / Posted 30 days ago
- Pierre Turgeon (Buffalo Sabres) 1986 - Joe Murphy (Detroit Red Wings) 1985 - Wendel Clark (Toronto Maple Leafs) 1984 - Mario Lemieux (Pittsburgh) 1983 - Brian Lawton (Minnesota) 1982 - Gord Kluzak (Boston) 1981 - Dale Hawerchuk (Winnipeg Jets)... Read more
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NBC News
"Olympics are a start": Stanley Cup winner builds new South Korean hockey dreamsYou could see that when he was a player," he said. The rookie was a vital cog
NBC News / Posted a month ago
You could see that when he was a player," he said. The rookie was a vital cog on a squad headlined by Hockey Hall of Famer Mario Lemieux. Paek would raise back-to-back Stanley Cups with Pittsburgh. The significance of that achievement was not lost... Read more

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