On this Date in Penguins History
It’s been 14 years since the Pens punched their ticket to the Stanley Cup Final for the first time in this era of Pittsburgh hockey.
Brooks Orpik came up big in Game 6 against the Islanders in 2013.
The Penguins and Capitals matchup in 2016 was one of the most intense in recent memory.
It’s been 13 years since Pittsburgh and Washington first squared off in the postseason in this era of Penguins hockey.
Kris Letang’s game winner in overtime of Game 3 vs. the Capitals in 2009 was a pivotal point in the series
Chris Kunitz scored the game winner in overtime during Game 3 of the Pens/Islanders playoff series in 2013.
Six years ago today, Patric Hornqvist broke a significant streak of overtime playoff losses for the Penguins.
In 2014 on today’s date, the Penguins sent the Blue Jackets home for the summer.
The Pens fell in 7 games to Tampa Bay on this date in 2011.
Jake Guentzel recorded a natural hat trick en route to an 8-5 win over the Flyers.
It was the 2nd time the team scored 10 goals in a playoff game.
July 30th, 2005 will be a date forever etched in Penguins history.
The Penguins legend had himself a night with 5 goals and 8 points.
A point streak spanning 25 games came to an end on this date in 2010.
Lemieux scored three points in his first game in nearly four years.
The Penguins drafted Dominik Simon on this date in 2015.
The Penguins drafted Evgeni Malkin on this date sixteen years ago.
The Penguins took a 1-0 series lead on this date in 2017.
The Game 4 win gave the Penguins a 3-1 series lead.
In Game 2 of the Eastern Conference Final, Phil Kessel was the difference maker.
An overtime Game 6 against the Islanders in 2013 led to an unlikely character clinching the series for the Penguins
The Penguins eliminated in the Capitals on May 10th in both 2016 and 2017.
On this date in Penguins history: An overtime goal against the Capitals to take a series lead in 2009
Evgeni Malkin gave the Penguins a stranglehold on a series with the Capitals in 2009.
On this date in 2009, the Penguins battled back to even their series with the Capitals at 2-2.
The overtime goal gave the Penguins a 2-1 lead in their series with the New York Islanders.
Three big playoff games have taken place on May 4th during this era of Penguins hockey.
The Penguins started the 2013 Playoffs with a shutout against the Islanders.
Six years ago today, the Penguins defeated the pesky Blue Jackets in six games.
The Penguins started their 2017 series with the Capitals with a road win.
The Penguins kicked off their third straight postseason series against the Capitals with an opening game win.