Ian Cole, Conor Sheary, and Phil Kessel scored the goal for the Pens. Here's a breakdown of the Kessel goal which wound up being the game winner. [Pensburgh]
(Stay tuned all season for more great goal breakdowns from Mike. They're a must read.)
Quote round up from the locker room after the 3-2 victory. [Penguins]
As a part of the 50th season celebrations, the franchise welcomed back a host of alumni to be recognized during last night's contest. [Pittsburgh Post-Gazette]
Last season the post victory award was the warrior helmet. This year it's a...paint can.
The Warrior Helmet has officially retired from its tour of duty with the Pittsburgh Penguins. See what item has stepped up to the task. pic.twitter.com/OKTn7PDcV2— Pittsburgh Penguins (@penguins) October 16, 2016
Sidney Crosby skated on his own prior to Saturday's game as he continues to recover from a concussion. [ESPN]
On Sunday, the Penguins hosted their fourth annual "6.6K Run and Family Walk" in support of the Mario Lemieux Foundation. Lord Stanley made an appearance at the post race festivities. [Pittsburgh Post-Gazette]
Down on the farm, the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins opened their season with a dominating 6-2 victory over the Hartford Wolf Pack. [Times Leader]
If you haven't checked out our Baby Pens season preview yet, you should probably get on that. [Pensburgh]
Some news and notes from a busy first weekend in the NHL...
P.K. Subban scored a powerplay goal in his Predators debut then celebrated like a cowboy. [Puck Daddy]