On This Date in Pittsburgh Penguins History (October 27) / Penguins Trivia
2012 NHL LOCKOUT DAY 42
6 pre-season games and 23 regular-season games (29 total games)
of the 2012-13 PITTSBURGH PENGUINS season LOST
- the NHL announced that the Pittsburgh Penguins would host the 2012 NHL Entry Draft at the CONSOL Energy Center on June 22 and 23
- Marc-Andre Fleury stopped Tampa Bay Lightning Sean Bergenheim on a penalty shot
- the Penguins scored two-shorthanded goals on the same penalty kill against Tampa Bay
- the Penguins tied a club record for power-play goals in one game when they scored six against the Atlanta Thrashers
- Rob Brown appeared in his 500th NHL game and J.S. Aubin stopped Anaheim Ducks Teemu Selanne on a penalty shot
- the Pens obtained Gordie Roberts from the St. Louis Blues for future considerations
- Pat Boutette‘s three goals against the Washington Capitals marked his second hat trick with the Penguins
TODAY’S PENGUINS TRIVIA QUESTION:
Which two uniform numbers did Sergei Zubov wear for the Pittsburgh Penguins?
Find out tomorrow!
ANSWER (to yesterday’s TRIVIA QUESTION – CLICK HERE to view it):
Mario Lemieux (160), Kevin Stevens (111), Rick Tocchet (109), and Ron Francis (100)
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