Sidney Crosby lost some teeth and suffered a broken jaw after a slap shot by Brooks Orpik deflected up into his face. While I do feel bad for Crosby and any other player this happens to, it’s an injury that is easily prevented by wearing full facial protection.
The Penguins dropped Game 6 of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals, losing 4-2 to the Tampa Bay Lightning on Monday night.
Tonight the Pittsburgh Penguins will look to take a commanding 2-0 series lead over the Tampa Bay Lightning. After getting shutout in Game 1, the Lightning are making some changes for tonight’s game.
Pittsburgh native, and Tampa Bay Lightning forward, Ryan Malone will be facing his former team in the Stanley Cup Playoffs for the first time.
The Penguins open up the Stanley Cup playoffs Wednesday night vs. Tampa Bay. Here’s a closer look at the Pens 1st round opponent.
The Penguins game tonight vs. Tampa Bay isn’t a playoff game, but it’s very likely the opponent Pens fans will see when the Stanley Cup playoffs open in two weeks.
Ryan also talks about his ties to the team and staying in touch with the guys he played with.