The Altoona Mirrorhttp://www.altoonamirror.comTop Headlinesen-usThu, 2 Jul 2015 19:08:46 EDTThu, 2 Jul 2015 19:08:46 EDT focus on forward prospects during draft - Daniel Sprong did his best to avoid the draft projections. Some NHL experts thought the talented winger would go in the top 20. Others weren't sure Sprong would even go in the first round. One day passed.Sun, 28 Jun 2015 00:00:00 EDTPens start in Dallas YORK - The Stanley Cup champion Chicago Blackhawks will host the New York Rangers on Oct. 7 in the NHL season opener. The Blackhawks will be raising their third championship banner in six seasons.Fri, 26 Jun 2015 00:00:00 EDTPens sign defenseman Anderson to contract - The Pittsburgh Penguins have signed Swedish defenseman Niclas Andersen to a one-year contract. The 27-year-old Andersen was originally drafted by the Los Angeles Kings in 2006 but never signed with the club.Tue, 16 Jun 2015 00:00:00 EDTPens staying; Lemieux maybe not - The Pittsburgh Penguins aren't going anywhere. Mario Lemieux might be headed elsewhere, though.Sat, 6 Jun 2015 00:00:00 EDTPenguins owners exploring selling team - Mario Lemieux and Ron Burkle helped rescue the Pittsburgh Penguins, buying the floundering franchise out of federal bankruptcy court in 1999 and eventually turning the team into one of the NHL's marquee destinations replete with...Thu, 4 Jun 2015 00:00:00 EDT