Sizing up CBJ opponents: Pittsburgh Penguins
didn't take long for the axe to fall. On May 16, general manager Ray Shero paid the price when he was fired. Head coach Dan Bylsma was left hanging in the wind, wondering when or if the axe would fall on him. The wait lasted 22 days. The Penguins hired
Penguins' Crosby says aching wrist is feeling "good"
he'll find the landscape far different than the one he left in May. The team fired general manager Ray Shero and coach Dan Bylsma as part of a massive front office restructuring after the franchise failed for the fifth straight season to reach the Stanley
Penguins on brink of elimination
Pittsburgh head coach Dan Bylsma reacts after the Penguins' 2-1 double-overtime Game 3 loss to the Boston Bruins. Boston leads the series 3-0.
Umberger: Pittsburgh was probably looking at next opponent before series began
also know it won't be easy to get rid of the Blue Jackets. "We fully expect a huge response from their team," coach Dan Bylsma said. "They are going to give us their best. We have to match and exceed that." Sergei Bobrovsky kept the Blue Jackets
Predators tab Peter Laviolette as next head coach
assistant. Poile was the United States' general manager for the 2014 Sochi Games where Laviolette was an assistant coach to Dan Bylsma . Laviolette is currently coaching the U.S. team at the IIHF World Championships in Belarus where Predators defenseman
Oshie's shootout goals lead US past Russia 3-2
International rules allow the same player to take multiple shots after the first three rounds of a shootout, and U.S. coach Dan Bylsma leaned on Oshie. The St. Louis forward went 4 for 6 against Sergei Bobrovsky. Captain Pavel Datsyuk scored two goals in
Preds GM Poile won't accompany USA hockey at Sochi Olympics
Predators confirmed the news. USA Hockey coaches and executives in Sochi discussed the subject after a team practice. USA coach Dan Bylsma , the coach of the Pittsburgh Penguins, characterized it as a "huge disappointment" that Poile would not be able to join
Bylsma back with Penguins after Sochi struggles
PITTSBURGH (AP) Coach Dan Bylsma knows that the disappointing finish of the U.S. Olympic men's hockey team in Sochi will linger. But now he has shifted his
Penguins flip script, take charge of series
and assists went to Crosby and Matt Niskanen, who's been very good throughout the series. A tweak by Penguins coach Dan Bylsma had Crosby playing on many shifts alongside Evgeni Malkin, a shift Bylsma said both Crosby and Malkin wanted. Neither Crosby
Jack Johnson on Pens: 'They're nothing special'
the Penguins. It's more a question of who wants it more? The pressure and expectations foisted on Pittsburgh head coach Dan Bylsma mounted after losing Game 2 at home. His seat is getting warm and there are already calls for his job if he loses the series