The only way you can partake in tonight's game is via the radio (105.9 The X in Pittsburgh, and of course via the internet), and it's hardly the Penguins best roster (they're saving that for a home game tomorrow night), but hey, the season finally begins.
Preseason game number 1. How will the young guys do?
Expected lineups, as compiled by the PG:
Goalies –Tristan Jarry, Jeff Zatkoff.
Defensemen – Niclas Andersen, Tim Erixon, Ben Lovejoy, Reid McNeill, Steve Olesky, Harrison Ruopp, David Warsofsky.
Forwards – Josh Archibald, Beau Bennett, Nick Bonino, Matt Cullen, Bobby Farnham, Tom Kostopoulos, Kael Mouillierat, David Perron, Tom Sestito, Conor Sheary, Oskar Sundqvist, Scott Wilson, Anton Zlobin.
Goalies – Joonas Korpisalo, Brad Thiessen.
Defensemen – Andrew Bodnarchuk, Kevin Connauton, Ryan Murray, Michael Paliotta, Dalton Prout, David Savard.
Forwards – Josh Anderson, Cam Atkinson, Oliver Bjorkstrand, Jared Boll, Michael Chaput, Scott Hartnell, William Karlsson, Sonny Milano, Antti Pihlstrom, Kerby Rychel, James Sheppard, Alexander Wennberg.
Let's do it. The journey of one thousand miles begins with a single step. Tonight is that first step. Go Pens.