- Penguins’ Mark Johnson, USA Gold Medal Olympian, scored his first NHL goal in a game against Winnipeg
- Penguins goalie Joe Daley stopped 32 shots from the Minnesota North Stars to earn his second shutout in a 5-0 Pittsburgh win
- the Hornets escaped with a 4-3 overtime win in Hershey to take a 1-0 lead in the series
- the Hornets won their opening round series against the New Haven Ramblers, 3-2
- the Hornets advanced to the second round of the playoffs with a 4-1 win over the Springfield Indians
TODAY’S PENGUINS TRIVIA QUESTION:
Who was the Pittsburgh Penguins first head coach?
Find out tomorrow!
ANSWER (to yesterday’s TRIVIA QUESTION – CLICK HERE to view it):
Evgeni Malkin and Jordan Staal