2019-20 Pittsburgh Penguins (NHL)

2019-20 Pittsburgh Penguins (NHL)2019-12-12T21:39:51+00:00
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PENGUINS RECORD: 18-10-4 (40 points)

3rd place in Metropolitan Division, 4th in Eastern Conference, 7th in NHL

MILESTONE WATCH

• Matt Murray is one shutout from passing Les Binkley for the second-most shutouts in club history at 12.

• Nick Bjugstad needs three goals to reach 100.

• Evgeni Malkin needs one goal to reach 400.

• Jack Johnson is five points from 300.

• Kris Letang is one power-play point from 200.

2019-20 Pittsburgh Penguins

2019-20 Pittsburgh Penguins

Skater Stats Regular Season Playoffs
# NAME POS GP G A P PIM GP G A P PIM
59 Jake Guentzel LW 32 17 16 33 14 -- -- -- -- --
71 Evgeni Malkin C 20 8 19 27 8 -- -- -- -- --
17 Bryan Rust RW 18 10 9 19 8 -- -- -- -- --
58 Kris Letang D 24 7 12 19 8 -- -- -- -- --
19 Jared McCann C 30 9 9 18 4 -- -- -- -- --
87 Sidney Crosby C 17 5 12 17 7 -- -- -- -- --
24 Dominik Kahun C 31 8 9 17 8 -- -- -- -- --
13 Brandon Tanev LW 32 6 10 16 6 -- -- -- -- --
12 Dominik Simon C 32 2 11 13 6 -- -- -- -- --
6 John Marino D 30 3 10 13 8 -- -- -- -- --
72 Patric Hornqvist RW 20 6 5 11 17 -- -- -- -- --
18 Alex Galchenyuk C 23 2 8 10 4 -- -- -- -- --
37 Sam Lafferty C 25 4 6 10 10 -- -- -- -- --
28 Marcus Pettersson D 32 1 8 9 10 -- -- -- -- --
53 Teddy Blueger C 32 3 5 8 17 -- -- -- -- --
4 Justin Schultz D 25 2 6 8 0 -- -- -- -- --
46 Zach Aston-Reese C 32 4 3 7 16 -- -- -- -- --
8 Brian Dumoulin D 23 1 6 7 8 -- -- -- -- --
3 Jack Johnson D 30 1 3 4 8 -- -- -- -- --
36 Joseph Blandisi C 12 1 2 3 2 -- -- -- -- --
2 Chad Ruhwedel D 9 1 1 2 10 -- -- -- -- --
47 Adam Johnson C 7 1 1 2 2 -- -- -- -- --
14 Stefan Noesen RW 5 1 0 1 0 -- -- -- -- --
27 Nick Bjugstad C 10 1 0 1 8 -- -- -- -- --
50 Jusso Riikola D 12 0 1 1 2 -- -- -- -- --
5 Zach Trotman D 5 0 0 0 4 -- -- -- -- --
44 Erik Gudbranson D 7 0 0 0 4 -- -- -- -- --
26 Andrew Agozzino LW 1 0 0 0 0 -- -- -- -- --
Goalie Stats
# NAME GP W L T OTL SOL Min GA SO GAA G A P PIM
30 Matt Murray 21 10 5 0 4 0 1222 58 1 2.85 0 1 1 0
35 Tristan Jarry 13 8 5 0 0 0 718 21 3 1.75 0 0 0 0
OWNER – Mario Lemieux & Ron Burkle
GENERAL MANAGER – Jim Rutherford
HEAD COACH – Mike Sullivan
CAPTAIN – Sidney Crosby

NHL EXPANSION DRAFT

TRANSACTIONS

June 15, 2019 –  Acquired forward Dominik Kahun and 5th-round pick in 2019 from the Chicago Blackhawks for defenseman Olli Maatta.

 June 29, 2019 – Acquired Alex Galchenyuk and Pierre-Oliver Joseph from the Arizona Coyotes for Phil Kessel, Dane Birks and 4th-round pick in 2021.

July 26, 2019 – Acquired defenseman John Marino from the Edmonton Oilers for a conditional 6th-round pick in 2021.

October 25, 2019 – Acquired forward Andreas Martinsen and a 2021 seventh-round draft pick from the Anaheim Ducks in exchange for Erik Gudbranson.

Justin Schultz, Brian Dumoulin, Nick Bjugstad and Sidney Crosby are on injured reserve.

The Pittsburgh Penguins 2019-20 Season in Review:

SEASON HIGHLIGHTS

The Penguins will play 11 sets of back-to-back games.

October 3 – The Penguins open the season at PPG Paints Arena against Buffalo Sabres.

November 2 – The Edmonton Oilers and Connor McDavid make their only visit to Pittsburgh.

November 9 – Former Penguins defenseman Olli Maatta makes his return visit to Pittsburgh as a member of the Chicago Blackhawks.

November 18 – Penguins Genral Manager Jim Rutherford and former Pens defenseman Sergei Zubov inducted into Hockey Hall of Fame.

December 6 – The Penguins will face former winger Phil Kessel when the Arizona Coyotes visit PPG Paints Arena.

NHL NOTES

Seven teams have new coaches this season: Anaheim Ducks (Dallas Eakins), Buffalo Sabres (Ralph Krueger), Edmonton Oilers (Dave Tippett0), Florida Panthers (Joel Quennevhlle), Los Angeles Kings (Todd McLellan), Ottawa Senators (D.J. Smith), and Philadelphia Flyers  (Alain Vigneault).

The NHL increased the salary cap to $81.5 million this season, up from $79.5 million in 2018-19. The salary floor has risen to $60.2 million.

KEY DATES

December 19-27 – Holiday roster freeze in effect.

January 1 – 2020 Bridgestone NHL Winter Classic: Nashville Predators at Dallas Stars (The Cotton Bowl, Dallas, Tex.)

January 25 – NHL All-Star Game in St. Louis.

February 16 – Hockey Day in America.

February 24 – NHL Trade Deadline at 3 p.m. EST

April 8 – Stanley Cup Playoffs begin.

June 13 – Last possible day for Stanley Cup Final.

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