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Pittsburgh Penguins Eastern Conference Metropolitan Division
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Season Overview
Pittsburgh Penguins Montreal Canadiens
7-6 (25) Season Record (NHL Rk) 9-6 (13)
7 Division Rank 5
14 Conference Rank 6
3-4 Home Record 6-3
4-2 Away Record 3-3
1-4 Division Record 2-2
2-6-2 Conference Record 6-3-3
53 Goals For 60
51 Goals Against 61
Lost 1 Streak Lost 1
Team Info
Height Average 6-1
Weight Average 199.5
Age Average 27.7
Oldest Matt Cullen (42)
Youngest Daniel Sprong (21)
Rookies 2
30 years old + 8
How The Team Was Built
Drafted 9
Free agency 9
Waivers 0
Trades 8
EXPERIENCE
GP Forwards 6807 games
GP Defensemen 2829 games
GP Goalies 144 games
Team Totals 9780 games
Team Info
Height Average 6-1
Weight Average 194.8
Age Average 26.2
Oldest Antti Niemi (35)
Youngest Jesperi Kotkaniemi (18)
Rookies 2
30 years old + 7
How The Team Was Built
Drafted 8
Free agency 4
Waivers 2
Trades 12
EXPERIENCE
GP Forwards 2863 games
GP Defensemen 3280 games
GP Goalies 1023 games
Team Totals 7540 games
Injuries
Brassard, Derick Lower body injury injured reserve
Czuczman, Kevin Shoulder surgery injured reserve
Schultz, Justin Fractured lower left leg injured reserve
Injuries
Armia, Joel Knee injury injured reserve
Byron, Paul Lower body injury injured reserve
Scherbak, Nikita Lower body injury day-to-day
Weber, Shea Knee surgery injured reserve
Team Leaders
Goals Phil Kessel - 8
Assists Evgeni Malkin - 14
Points Evgeni Malkin - 21
Wins Matt Murray - 4
Plus/minus Brian Dumoulin - 9
Pen. minutes Evgeni Malkin - 26
Team Leaders
Goals Max Domi - 10
Assists Jeff Petry - 13
Points Max Domi - 22
Wins Carey Price - 5
Plus/minus Victor Mete - 4
Pen. minutes Andrew Shaw - 18
Who's Hot?
Casey DeSmith (G) 1-1-0, 1.51, .959 in last 2 GPI
Jake Guentzel (LW) 3 pts in last 2 GP
Jack Johnson (D) 2 pts in last 3 GP
Phil Kessel (RW) 3 pts in last 2 GP
Dominik Simon (RW) 2 pts in last 2 GP
Who's Not?
Patric Hornqvist (RW) 1 pts in last 8 GP
Kris Letang (D) 0 pts in last 5 GP
Matt Murray (G) 0-3-1, 4.64, .839 in last 4 GPI
Who's Hot?
Jonathan Drouin (C) 4 pts in last 3 GP
Noah Juulsen (D) 3 pts in last 3 GP
Victor Mete (D) 2 pts in last 3 GP
Jeff Petry (D) 4 pts in last 4 GP
Andrew Shaw (C) 4 pts in last 2 GP
Tomas Tatar (RW) 4 pts in last 4 GP
Who's Not?
Brendan Gallagher (RW) 0 pts in last 3 GP
Artturi Lehkonen (LW) 1 pts in last 6 GP
Carey Price (G) 0-1-1, 5.50, .825 in last 2 GPI