â€¢ Marc-Andre Fleury isÂ threeÂ wins short of Tom Barrassoâ€™s record of 56. Â Fleury is fourÂ games shy of tying Barrasso for most playoff games played in goal. (101)
â€¢ Evgeni Malkin needs four goals to tie Kevin Stevens for third place (46).
â€¢Â Â Sidney CrosbyÂ needsÂ threeÂ goalsÂ to tie Kevin Stevens for third place (46).
â€¢Â Kris Letang needsÂ oneÂ goal to surpass Larry Murphy for mostÂ Â goals by a defenseman,Â with 16.
June 6Â â€“Â The Penguins hired former goaltender Â Jim Rutherford to replace Ray Shero as General Manager. Â Rutherford announces that head coach Dan Bylsma has been fired.
June 24Â â€“Â Penguinsâ€™ captian Sidney Crosby won his second Hart Memorial Trophy as the leagueâ€™s MVP, the Ted Lindsay Award and the Art Ross Trophy at the NHL Awards Show.
June 25Â â€“Â The Penguins named Mike Johnston the clubâ€™s 21st head coach. Former Penguins winger Rick Tocchet was named assistant coach.
October 9Â â€“ The Penguins handedÂ Pittsburgh native John Gibson his first NHL loss when Pittsburgh defeated Anaheim, 6-4.
October 11Â â€“Â Evgeni Malkin tiedÂ Rick Kehoe for fourth place on the teamâ€™s all-time list with 636 points.
October 18 – Sidney Crosby notched his 500th career assist.
October 30Â â€“ During aÂ visit from the defending Stanley Cup champion Los Angeles Kings,Â Marc-Andre Fleury made 36 saves to record his 30th NHL shutout and 150th for the Penguins. Evgeni Malkin notched his 400th career assist.
November 1 – Marc-Andre Fleury made 18 saves on the Buffalo Sabres to earn his third shutout of the season and 31st of his career.
November 6 – Marc-Andre Fleury saw his career-long shutout sequence end at 164:22 minutes on Thursday night when Winnipegâ€™s Andrew Ladd scored at 9:36 of the first period. Fleury came within 8:54 of equaling Tomas Vokounâ€™s club record of 173:16 minutes.Â
November 15Â â€“ The Penguins face the team that knocked them out of the playoffs last year, when the New York Rangers visit with former teammate, Tanner Glass, playing for the Blueshirts.
November 18Â – Marc-Andre Fleury made 27Â saves on the Montreal CanadiensÂ to earn his fourthÂ shutout of the season and 32nd of his career.
November 24 -Â Â Evgeni Malkin scored 32 seconds into overtime, his second of the game, to defeat the Bruins, 3-2. Marc-Andre Fleury earned his 300th career win.
November 26 -Â Blake Comeau scored his first hat trick with Pittsburgh (second career) 2:53 into overtime, Sidney Crosby’s assist on the game-winner was his 800th NHL point.
December 6 – Craig Adams skated in his 314th consecutive game, surpassing Ron Schock for the longest consecutive games played streak infranchise history
December 15Â â€“ Bryan Rust and Brian Dumoulin scored theirÂ first NHL goals.
December 18Â – Marc-Andre Fleury made 29 saves on the Colorado AvalanceÂ to earn his sixthÂ shutout of the season. Craig Adams franchise record 319 consecutive games came to an end.
December 20 – Derrick Pouliot scored his first NHL goal, against the Florida Panthers’ Roberto Luongo.