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Spiraling Blue Jackets visit Kasperi Kapanen, Penguins

The Pittsburgh Penguins and visiting Columbus Blue Jackets meet Tuesday in a Metropolitan Division matchup. The teams played Oct. 22 in Columbus, with Pittsburgh coming out with a 6-3 win. Since then, things have continued to go better for the Penguins, while the Blue Jackets have dropped to the bottom of not only the division, but also the Eastern Conference.
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Kasperi Kapanen, Bryan Rust highlight big week for the Penguins

When the week began I looked at the current home stand as a bit of a challenge because they were going to be tested against — theoretically — some upper level NHL teams. Carolina and Vegas? Legitimate contenders. St. Louis? Should be at least a playoff team, even...
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Penguins' Kasperi Kapanen: Second career hat trick

Kapanen scored a hat trick in Saturday's 6-2 win over the Blues. Two goals came on the power play; one stood as the winner. It was the second NHL hat trick for Kapanen, who has scored four of his five goals this season in his past three games after being a healthy scratch for the previous seven. It may be time to scoop Kapanen off the waiver wire.
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Kasperi Kapanen has hat trick as Penguins chase Jordan Binnington, beat Blues

PITTSBURGH — Jordan Binnington was public enemy No. 1 at PPG Paints Arena on Saturday night after his latest cheap shot sent Jason Zucker barreling into the end boards. Boos rained down on Binnington as Zucker made his way to the dressing room in some pain and the Jumbotron aired replays of Binnington’s sneaky punch.
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Penguins' Kasperi Kapanen: First goal since season opener

Kapanen scored the game-winning goal and picked up an assist in a 4-3 victory over the Golden Knights on Thursday. It was a nice goal -- he scored from the right post off a pass from Brock McGinn. But it was his first goal since the season opener on Oct. 13. And the assist earlier in the game was Kapanen's first point since Oct. 22. He's a major on-ice and fantasy disappointment alike, but perhaps this microburst brings positive things to his game.