Pens Labyrinth Daily: Jake Guentzel, a Busy Offseason and More

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Pens Labyrinth Daily: Will Jake Guentzel fill the Penguins’ third-line center hole, the Pens have accomplished a lot this offseason and more!

Good morning, Penguins fans! Grab your coffee and enjoy all the trending Penguins news straight from Pittsburgh and from around the league.

28 days from now, the Pittsburgh Penguins will take the ice for their first preseason game on Sept. 19 against the Buffalo Sabres at KeyBank Center. No worries, though, the Pens will hit home ice the following day, Sept. 20, against the Detroit Red Wings.

Pittsburgh Penguins Daily:

Who Can Fill the Third-Line Center Hole?

After the loss of Matt Cullen, the Pittsburgh Penguins have a hole in the center of their third line. Now, the Penguins will have to make up for the empty space, but who can fill it. The Pens have some options, but GM Jim Rutherford might still take his time acquiring another center. Until then, will we see Jake Guentzel shift back to his natural position in center to fill the third-line hole? [iSportsWeb]

Catching Up to the Pens’ Offseason

Hockey season is quickly approaching. Do you need to play catch up with everything the Penguins have done during this offseason? Look no further. Here you’ll find every single thing the Pens did so far this offseason. [PensBurgh]

From Around the League

New York Isles’ Youngster Josh Ho-Sang’s Funny One-Liners

Josh Ho-Sang is one of the Newest New York Islanders and he’s been having some fun on interviews lately. In an interview with TSN, Ho-Sang gives some of his best quotes and even says he thinks there are other things more important than his number, which caused some controversy last season. [Eyes on Isles]

Penguins Have Good Odds For Third Stanley Cup Victory

The odds are in and the Penguins are ahead as always. The odds for the 2018 Stanley Cup victors are in and, unsurprisingly, the Pittsburgh Penguins lead the pack. There are a few other teams closing in on the title, though, like the Edmonton Oilers and Washington Capitals. [Puck Prose]

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