Chances are the Penguins won't put in a rush order for a new banner to celebrate this accomplishment.
It's not likely to take away any luster from the Stanley Cup the conference championships and division titles they've earned in the past 18 years either.
Nonetheless the Penguins' 4-1 victoryx Saturday night against Buffalo at Consol Energy Center did have some historical significance: It marked the first time they have won their first two home games in a season since 1995.
"No way" goalie Marc-Andre Fleury said. "I didn't know that."
Not many people did. Or would have guessed for that matter.
"With all the [good] teams we've had here that's surprising" Fleury said. "Feels good though."
It should because the Penguins have earned their two victories with pretty solid responsible efforts.
"There's no doubt we can improve and execute a little bit better" center Sidney Crosby said. "But I think our work ethic and our commitment to playing defense has been there and that's allowed u...