February 3, 2001 -The Pittsburgh Penguins minor-league affilaiate, The Wilkes-Barre Scranton Penguins, played a tribute game at the Mellon Arena against the Cincinnati Mighty Ducks. The Baby Pens wore Hornets jerseys and a banner was raised at the arena that celebrated the three Hornets’ Calder Cup Championships. Â The banner has been removed from the Civic Arena and will be publicly displayed in the near future.
Remembering the Hornets, and the Banner
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James M. Kubus, editor of PittsburghHockey.net (in 1968 Pens' uniform)