The NHL trade deadline has passed, giving Matt Shetler and Matt Gajtka an opportunity to discuss all the moves the Penguins made and how they modify the team’s character going forward. How do the acquisitions of Jarome Iginla and Jussi Jokinen change the way the Pens will play down the stretch? How can the team adapt to the absences of Sidney Crosby, Paul Martin and Kris Letang?
Matt and Matt also finish their Pirates preview from last week, with the Bucs in the midst of their opening series of the season. Which players have the most impact on the team’s performance? What are some weaknesses that might prevent the Pirates from ending two decades of losing?
Finally, Shetler and Gajtka address the recent run of bad news for Pitt athletics, as well as deliver a suggestion for the Penguins’ uniforms in the future:
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