By: KDKA-TV News Staff
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — The Pittsburgh Penguins have released their 2021-22 regular-season schedule.READ MORE: COVID-19 In Pittsburgh: Allegheny County Reports 2-Day Total Of 268 New Cases, 3 Additional Deaths
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The team opens the NHL’s regular season on Oct. 12 at the Tampa Bay Lightning, the two-time defending Stanley Cup Champions.
The Penguins will then play eight of their next nine games at PPG Paints Arena, including the home-opening game on Oct. 16 against the Chicago Blackhawks.
Pittsburgh’s final game of the regular season comes on April 29 at PPG Paints Arena against the Carolina Hurricanes.MORE NEWS: Fourth Stimulus Check: Is Another Relief Payment Coming Soon?