PITTSBURGH, PA - MAY 19: Pedro Alvarez #24 of the Pittsburgh Pirates reacts after hitting a solo home run in the fourth inning against the Minnesota Twins during the game at PNC Park on May 19, 2015 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.  (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)
Last night Pittsburgh Pirates 3rd baseman Pedro Alvarez smashed a ball into a boat docked on the Allegheny river… ON THE FLY.  It is only the 3rd time in PNC Park’s history that a player has reached the river on the fly.

Pedro Alvarez Smashes a HR Into the Allegheny

Over at The Hockey Writers is my 3-part series about where I think the Pens roster sits right now and where it might be going. Part 1 – Goaltending Part 2 – Defense Part 3 – Offense

State of the Penguins Series

2015 NFL Draft
Day 1 Steelers gonna draft a Long snapper in the First round Don't say I didn't tell you so. #Leaked — Vince Williams (@VinnyVidiVici98) May 1, 2015 HOLY CRAP! I nailed the first three picks! https://t.co/qz9GZkNpGV #genius #expert #analyst pic.twitter.com/QJErpoUS46 — SportsPickle (@sportspickle) May 1, 2015 Round 1 – Bud […]

Steelers Draft 2015

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Crazy Covers

Pittsburgh Pirates 1
The Pirates 2015 Home Opener What. A. View. pic.twitter.com/gISHuKz8Va — MLB (@MLB) April 13, 2015 Some Penguins were in attendance: Pouliot doesn’t appear to be a baseball fan. pic.twitter.com/vaXtgULgiD — Suz (@suz_b31) April 13, 2015 It was in fact the largest regular season crowd in PNC Park history: Today’s Attendance: […]

Pirates Win Home Opener Against Unbeaten Tigers

Playoffs? The @Penguins are pic.twitter.com/8S5dVGh5ew — Pens Initiative (@PensInitiative) April 12, 2015 Goodnight @BuffaloSabres. You’re next, @NYRangers #LetsGoPens pic.twitter.com/gzgLwvWeLo — Lee C.J. Sobotka (@LCJS) April 12, 2015

Penguins Beat Buffalo, Clinch Final Playoff Spot

(h/t Bar Stool Sports)

Smartest Thing I’ve Seen Today

Kang is not impressed 1
Memories of last season… … begin to fade away. It’s time to turn the page and build off of the successes of last season and take the next step towards the Pennant. Dat’s a BINGO! RT @HayekandHockey: Me right now watching all the opening day festivities pic.twitter.com/a9JFQD7ZDO — Lee C.J. […]

Pirates Opening Day 2015

Big news of the day: Steelers have bigger news — signed Ben Roethlisberger to extension — Ed Bouchette (@EdBouchette) March 13, 2015 The deal is done. The @Steelers will hold a press conference at 5 p.m. today to make it official — that Ben Roethlisberger has been signed. — Bob […]

Steelers Sign Roethlisberger to an Extension

Just a little video of the blizzard conditions currently going on outside. Welcome to Hoth.