PPG Paint Arena: A List of Hockey Milestones

PPG Paint Arena: A List of Hockey Milestones2016-10-16T20:53:36-04:00

Hockey Milestones achieved at the PPG Paint Arena (CONSOL Energy Center)

This is a list of major events, milestones and trivial occurrences at the new arena.

This list is only for regular season and playoff games.

October 7, 2010: Opening night faceoff between the Pittsburgh Penguins and Philadelphia Flyers.

First Time Hockey Milestones at the CONSOL Energy Center

  Victory 10/7/10 Philadelphia Flyers, 3-2
  Victory (by Pittsburgh) 10/15/10 beat New York Islanders, 3-2
  Overtime goal / win 10/15/10 Alex Goligoski @ 1:51 over the New York Islanders, 3-2. (First Pens' game-winning goal)
  Overtime loss 11/15/10 Ryan Callahan @ 3:38, 3-2
  Shootout win 11/19/10 Kris Letang & Sidney Crosby scored; Marc-Andre Fleury two saves v. Carolina, 5-4
  Shootout loss (by Pittsburgh) 2/27/14 David Desharnais
  First goal 10/7/10 Daniel Briere
  First goal (by Pittsburgh) 10/7/10 Tyler Kennedy (Philadelphia)
  Power-play goal 10/7/10 Daniel Briere
  Power-play goal (by Pittsburgh) 10/7/10 Alex Goligoski (Philadelphia)
  Short-handed goal 10/7/10 Claude Giroux, (first unassisted, and first game-winning goal in the building)
  Short-handed goal (by Pittsburgh) 10/29/10 Craig Adams (Philadelphia)
  Two-goal game 10/9/10 Mike Cammalleri scored twice on Marc-Andre Fleury
  Two-goal game (by Pittsburgh) 11/19/10 Chris Kunitz v. Carolina
  Three-point game 11/10/10 Sidney Crosby (1+2) v. Boston Bruins
  Four-point game 11/19/10 11/19/10 – Sidney Crosby (1+3) v. Columbus Blue Jackets
  Five-point game 12/20/10 Evgeni Malkin (2+3) v. Phoenix Coyotes
  Six-point game - -
  Hat trick 11/27/10 Sidney Crosby
  Ex-Penguins player to score 11/10/10 Mark Recchi
  Empty net goal 11/10/10 Milan Lucic (19:34)
  Empty net goal (by Pittsburgh) 11/27/10 Sidney Crosby (Calgary)
  Penalty shot attempt, for 10/13/10 Evgeni Malkin stopped by Toronto's Jonas Gustavsson
  Penalty shot attempt, against 1/5/11 Steve Stamkos stopped by Marc-Andre Fleury
  Penalty shot goal 1/18/11 Chris Conner against Detroit
  Minor penalty 10/7/10 Matt Cooke, holding against the Montreal Canadiens
  Major penalty 10/9/10 Mike Comrie & Montreal's Maxim Lapierre, five for fighting
  Misconduct 10/18/10 Chris Neil
  Misconduct (by Pittsburgh) 12/5/10 Eric Godard v. Toronto
  Game Misconduct 10/15/10 Kris Letang, illegal hit to head, against the New York Islanders (Misconduct later reversed)
  Shutout 1/8/11 Jose Theodore (26 saves)
  Shutout (by Pittsburgh) 1/25/11 Marc-Andre Fleury v. NY Islanders
  Shared shutout 2/2/11 Brent Johnson (20 saves) shared with Marc-Andre Fleury v. Islanders
  Goalie replacement 10/18/10 Robin Lehner replaced Brian Elliot at 30:32, in Ottawa's 5-2 loss
  Goalie replacement (by Pittsburgh) 12/22/10 Marc-Andre Fleury replaced Brent Johnson at 40:00, in Pittsburgh's 5-2 win