Players wore Pride warm-up jerseys, used rainbow tape on their sticks, and the pucks had a colorful design.

By: KDKA-TV News Staff

BUFFALO, N.Y. (KDKA) — The Penguins played in the NHL’s first-ever joint Pride Game with the Buffalo Sabres on Saturday afternoon.

Players wore Pride warm-up jerseys, used rainbow tape on their sticks, and the pucks had a colorful design.

Those items will be put up for auction to benefit the You Can Play Project and the Pittsburgh Tigers, an LGBTQ hockey team.

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In support of the Penguins’ Pride Game, the City-County Building downtown was lit in Pride colors.

The lights will remain through the weekend.