Penguins Hockey History
Hard to believe it was only 21 years ago that Carolina hockey was shiny and new, right? Well, it didn’t take long for Pittsburgh to have something to say about the new kids on the block.
The Pittsburgh Penguins and the Washington Capitals have always had a rivalry, but this opening night game from 1990 takes the cake.
Hockey in the 1980s was something else, as evidenced by the game on October 14, 1982.
May 25, 1991 was a historic day for the team.
The Penguins won the Prince of Wales Trophy for the second year in a row in the early 1990s.
It was only fitting that his last full game ended in a shutout for the soon-to-be three-time Stanley Cup champion goaltender.
Twenty-seven years ago, the Pens faced the Bruins in the Eastern Conference Final.
Looking back at some recent memories for the Penguins on today’s date