Raw Penguins Room: Crosby Defends Effort, but Eller Gets Blunt

The Pittsburgh Penguins are 2-4-0. They’ve lost three in a row and are about to face one of the best teams in the NHL on Thursday. The situation is not rosy, but the feeling inside the Penguins locker room alternated from optimistic to defiant and bluntly self-critical. Unlike last Saturday, when coach Mike Sullivan publicly scolded his team …