In honor of Mother's Day, we talked to some of the women who not only raised great hockey players for the Pittsburgh Penguins, but wonderful young men as well.

Sally Guentzel, Betsy Rust, Deb Dumoulin and Jen Marino were gracious enough to share some their favorite stories and memories involving their sons from over the years.


After their two sons Ryan and Gabe got a little older, Mike and Sally Guentzel decided to have one more child in hopes of having a daughter. While that didn't end up happening, they felt fortunate to be blessed with a healthy baby boy. Little did they know he would grow up to be one of the NHL's elite goal scorers.
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After Mike had spent two seasons as head coach and general manager of the USHL's Omaha Lancers, he took a job as an assistant coach with his alma mater - the University of Minnesota -