clock menu more-arrow no yes

Filed under:

Pens Points: New Year, New York

New, comments

Goalies are analyzed, Aston-Reese can impersonate, and the 2020 All-Star Game location has been revealed. All that and more in today’s Pens Points!

NHL: Pittsburgh Penguins at New York Rangers Brad Penner-USA TODAY Sports

The Pittsburgh Penguins will play their first game of 2019 tonight when they travel to The World’s Most Famous Arena, Madison Square Garden to battle divisional rivals, the New York Rangers. Before the Pens go for their seventh win in a row...

Here are your Pens Points for this Wednesday morning...

One of the reasons the Penguins have been on this six-game win streak? The pretty incredible turnaround from their goaltenders. [Trib Live]

Speaking of turnarounds, what has led to the spectacular retransformation of Matt Murray? [Trib Live]

Right now, Zach Aston-Reese is capable of performing his best Patric Hornqvist impression. [Post-Gazette]

News and notes from around the league...

The NHL has announced that the 2020 NHL All-Star Game will be held in St. Louis, Missouri. [St. Louis Post-Dispatch]

The Winnipeg Jets will play the Calgary Flames in an outdoor NHL game in Regina, Saskatchewan later this year. This marks the first time an outdoor game will have been played in the Canadian province. [CBC]

Here is a recap of the Winter Classic between the Boston Bruins and Chicago Blackhawks. [Stanley Cup of Chowder]