John Marino RUMORS & NEWS

  • John Marino’s ‘sophomore slump’: Fact and fiction

    PensBurgh "John Marino is probably one of the more important members of the 2020-21 Pittsburgh Penguins. Based on the way he played a year ago as a rookie, when he came out of nowhere to become one of the team’s most reliable and impactful defenders, he should be considered one of the..." March 23

  • Penguins need struggling John Marino to turn it around in a hurry

    The Sports Daily "After an incredible rookie season in which he posted some of the league’s best defensive impacts from the blue line, John Marino has been nothing short of a disaster in his sophomore campaign. Though some fans were optimistic Marino could supplant Kris Letang as the team’s..." March 05

  • John Marino returns to Penguins practice after brief stay on COVID list

    Pittsburgh Post-Gazette "John Marino’s stint on the NHL’s COVID protocol list was fortunately brief. The 23-year-old defenseman, who was placed on the list Wednesday and was held out of Thursday’s practice, was back on the ice Friday morning in Cranberry. Marino will presumably be available..." February 06

  • Penguins sign John Marino to 6-year, $26.4M extension

    The Score "The Pittsburgh Penguins locked up defenseman John Marino with a six-year contract extension that carries an average annual value of $4.4 million, the team announcedSunday. Marino, 23, has one season remaining on his entry-level contract, so the deal will kick..." January 03