By WILL GRAVES
AP Sports Writer
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Pittsburgh Penguins coach Mike Sullivan has signed a three-year contract extension with the club that runs through the 2026-27 season. The 54-year-old Sullivan’s 297 regular-season wins in Pittsburgh are a franchise record. Sullivan is 44-38 in the playoffs, including Stanley Cup victories in 2016 and 2017. Sullivan says the team’s success during his tenure is a testament to the character of the people and players in the organization.