Here are your Pens Points for this Tuesday morning...
The Penguins and Avalanche met last night to conclude a 5-game home stand for the Penguins. The game was scoreless until a Colorado goal was scored by Mark Barberio and an EN by former Penguin, Blake Comeau, combined for a 2-1 Avalanche win. [Recap]
With the last 5 games being at home, the Penguins took a few steps in the right direction for the rest of the season. So what exactly did we learn from this 5-game stand? [Post-Gazette]
News and notes from around the league...
A 34-team league may not be entirely out of the realm of possibility for the NHL. [KSDK St. Louis]
With so much talk of the Seattle expansion, another potential expansion city, Houston, Texas, asks what’s left for them to do to attract a hockey team to the Space City? [Houston Press]
Corey Perry was sent to the hospital last night after suffering a lower-body injury. [TSN]
With the league salary cap reportedly set to reach anywhere from $78-82 million, which teams stand to benefit from this influx of money? [The Hockey News]