Brad Puskar

Class of 2020


  • Pens win sloppy opener vs. Caps

    Two seasons ago, the Pittsburgh Penguins and Washington Capitals met in January. The Penguins scored six goals in the second period and one in the third, with Evgeni Malkin racking up a hat-trick. It had all the makings of a blowout, but the Capitals had a nearly equal offensive output that night, racking up seven goals of their own over the three periods of play. Then, a winger for the Pens, Conn...

    Sports | October 8, 2018
  • Penguins look to reclaim the Cup

    Punctuated by a surprisingly strong training camp for Juuso Riikola, the Pittsburgh Penguins are looking better than ever, ready to chase after their third Stanley Cup in just four years.

    Sports | October 1, 2018
  • MLB postseason preview: many N.L. teams in the mix

    Welcome back to the second and final part of The Tartan’s MLB regular season wrap-up, this time on the National League.

    Sports | September 24, 2018
  • MLB postseason preview: the Red Sox reign in the AL

    As the NFL starts getting into gear for their 2018-19 season, the MLB is wrapping up theirs. This week and next week, we’ll take a look at who’s in the mix for the postseason and who should be planning their offseason moves. This week, it’s the American League.

    Sports | September 17, 2018
  • Opinion: On Colin Kaepernick’s Nike ad and the NFL

    You’ve seen it by now, right? The big close-up of the former quarterback’s face, overlaid with the words “Believe in something, even if it means sacrificing everything.” It’s another controversial marketing decision by Nike, but what does Nike’s support truly mean for Colin Kaepernick’s message?

    Sports | September 10, 2018