At least one Pittsburgh team can win Denver.
The Pens did what they needed to do: got a big lead and got the hell out of Colorado. The Stars and Avalanche aren't the 1980 Oilers or anything, but there's really no downside in the Pens riding into hostile road environments and taking 4 points. These 4 points move them to 81, 8 or so points behind the Rangers. David Copperfield making his first appearance of the season on Monday. And the secondary scoring is showing up almost on a nightly basis again...just in time for the playoffs.
Amazing performance by Pens fans on the road, too.
We got a recap:
Fast-paced and hard-hitting to start off. Every game is becoming like this. You could sense the Penguins fans' presence right out of the gate. Sounded like a few "Let's Go Pens" chants.
Early on, Malkin's stick broke and he still tried to make a play. Gabrashlong basically took a 10 strides before trying to deliver a deathblow on Malkin, bu...