2019-20 Pittsburgh Penguins (NHL)

2019-20 Pittsburgh Penguins (NHL)2019-10-13T21:51:44+00:00
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PENGUINS RECORD: 4-2-0 (8 points)

2nd place in Metropolitan Division, 4th in Eastern Conference, 7th in NHL

MILESTONE WATCH

• Matt Murray is one shutout from tying Les Binkley for the third-most shutouts in club history at 11.

• Alex Galchenyuk needs two points for 300.

• John Marino is looking for his first NHL goal.

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
87 Sidney Crosby C 6 3 7 10 5 -- -- -- -- --
58 Kris Letang D 6 2 6 8 0 -- -- -- -- --
59 Jake Guentzel LW 6 4 2 6 0 -- -- -- -- --
37 Sam Lafferty C 3 3 2 5 2 -- -- -- -- --
46 Zach Aston-Reese C 6 2 2 4 2 -- -- -- -- --
72 Patric Hornqvist RW 6 3 1 4 4 -- -- -- -- --
4 Justin Schultz D 6 0 4 4 0 -- -- -- -- --
19 Jared McCann C 6 2 1 3 0 -- -- -- -- --
13 Brandon Tanev LW 6 0 3 3 0 -- -- -- -- --
28 Marcus Pettersson D 6 1 2 3 2 -- -- -- -- --
18 Alex Galchenyuk C 3 0 2 2 0 -- -- -- -- --
53 Teddy Blueger C 6 1 1 2 17 -- -- -- -- --
12 Dominik Simon C 6 1 1 2 2 -- -- -- -- --
8 Brian Dumoulin D 6 0 2 2 4 -- -- -- -- --
47 Adam Johnson C 2 1 1 2 2 -- -- -- -- --
36 Joseph Blandisi C 1 1 1 2 0 -- -- -- -- --
71 Evgeni Malkin C 2 1 0 1 0 -- -- -- -- --
24 Dominik Kahun C 6 0 1 1 2 -- -- -- -- --
3 Jack Johnson D 5 0 1 1 2 -- -- -- -- --
27 Nick Bjugstad C 2 0 0 0 0 -- -- -- -- --
44 Erik Gudbranson D 4 0 0 0 2 -- -- -- -- --
6 John Marino D 4 0 0 0 2 -- -- -- -- --
26 Andrew Agozzino LW 1 0 0 0 0 -- -- -- -- --
50 Jusso Riikola D -- -- -- -- --
2 Chad Ruhwedel D -- -- -- -- --
Goalie Stats
# NAME GP W L T OTL SOL Min GA SO GAA G A P PIM
30 Matt Murray 5 3 2 0 0 0 298 14 0 2.82 0 1 1 0
35 Tristan Jarry 1 1 0 0 -- 60 2 0 2.00 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.

Zach Trotman, Bryan Rust, Evgeni Malkin, Nick Bjugstad and Alex Glachenyuk 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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