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Because you can't have an outdoor game without involving the Pittsburgh Penguins....
Pic via Lawrence Dushenski at TSN.
It looks like the NHL is going to announce their latest money grab a Stadium Series consisting of five outdoor games for next season.
More soon. (Or maybe, more right before this. Oops!)
Anyway, it looks like the Pens will face the Chicago Blackhawks at Soldier Field on March 1st.
We're about two years away from all NHL games being played outside and four years away from the league holding a special event called "the Indoor Classic."
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Brenden Morrow scored two goals for the second straight game and the Pittsburgh Penguins beat the Montreal Canadiens 6-4 on Wednesday night to move closer to clinching the top seed in the Eastern Conference playoffs.
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By Matthew Albright The Pittsburgh Penguins will face off against the Montreal Canadiens on Wednesday April 17, 2013 at Consol Energy Center (CEC). This game is one of the last three regular season games that will be played at CEC. Furthermore, this is the final match-up between the Penguins and Canadiens in the regular season. The [...]
Montreal Canadiens (26-11-5) @ Pittsburgh Penguins (30-10-0)
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The Pittsburgh Penguins are in first place in the Eastern Conference. The Montreal Canadiens are in second. Seven points separate the two teams. The Pens could put some distance between themselves and their opponents with a win in...