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[Photo Story] Penguins and Flyers debut new practice jerseys, enjoy practice in fresh air at Lincoln Financial Field

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A photo roundup from the Penguins and Flyers practices yesterday evening at Lincoln Financial Field.

Pittsburgh Penguins forward Sidney Crosby attempts to knock the puck off of teammate Phil Kessel’s stick during practice Feb. 22nd, 2019 at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia, PA
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Friday evening, the Penguins and Flyers each took the ice for a 45-minute practice at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadephia in preparation for the Stadium Series outdoor game scheduled for 8:00 p.m. tonight.

The Pittsburgh Penguins take the ice for practice Feb. 22nd, 2019 at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia, PA
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Pittsburgh Penguins captain Sidney Crosby takes the ice for practice Feb. 22nd, 2019 at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia, PA
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The newly debuted practice jerseys the Penguins were wearing were a big hit.

Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Kris Letang surveys the ice ahead of him during practice Feb. 22nd, 2019 at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia, PA
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The Penguins made some changes to their power play alignments and spent a portion of practice working on those setups.

Pittsburgh Penguins head coach Mike Sullivan instructs the team during practice Feb. 22nd, 2019 at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia, PA
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Pittsburgh Penguins goaltender Casey DeSmith attempts a save during practice Feb. 22nd, 2019 at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia, PA
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The atmosphere for the Penguins practice seemed quite upbeat and relaxed, seeming as if they really were appreciating the scene and the moment and the ability to have an outdoor practice in that kind of environment.

Evgeni Malkin and Sidney Crosby share a laugh during the Pittsburgh Penguins practice Feb. 22nd, 2019 at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia, PA
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Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Justin Schultz takes a shot during practice Feb. 22nd, 2019 at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia, PA
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In addition to the new practice uniforms, the Penguins also showed up with helmets that had a surprise logo on the side of them.

Pittsburgh Penguins winger Phil Kessel skates during practice Feb. 22nd, 2019 at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia, PA
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As the Penguins wrapped up their practice, the Flyers then had their turn to take the ice for 45 minutes.

The Philadelphia Flyers prepare to take the ice for practice Feb. 22nd, 2019 at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia, PA
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Philadelphia Flyers defenseman Travis Sanheim takes the ice for practice showing off the new Stadium Series uniforms Feb. 22nd, 2019 at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia, PA
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The Flyers briefly showed off their game jerseys for their team photo, but took them off and went with “Philly” branded uniforms for practice.

Philadelphia Flyers defenseman Travis Sanheim skates during practice Feb. 22nd, 2019 at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia, PA
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Philadelphia Flyers winger Jakub Voracek practices Feb. 22nd, 2019 at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia, PA
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Philadelphia Flyers forward Travis Konecny tracks a player during practice Feb. 22nd, 2019 at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia, PA
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Philadelphia Flyers forward Nolan Patrick flies up the ice during practice Feb. 22nd, 2019 at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia, PA
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While we didn’t get to see much of a look at them during practice, it should be a fun sight this evening to see the Penguins and Flyers going head to head with their brightly colored uniforms under the lights.