Pittsburgh Hockey History Made on May 23rd…
1929 – Pittsburgh Hornets left wing and coach Vic Stasiuk was born.
1941 – Pittsburgh Penguins Bryan Hextall was born.
1966 – Penguins left wing Gary Roberts was born.
1983 – Hornets left wing Tony Hemmerling died.
1991 – The Penguins defeated the Minnesota North Stars, 6-4, in Game 5 of the Stanley Cup finals.
1992 – Penguins defeated the Boston Bruins in four games to win the Wales Conference Championship for the second consecutive season.
2009 – Evgeni Malkin’s two goals and one assist established a Penguins record of six consecutive multiple-point playoff games.