On This Date in Pittsburgh Penguins History (October 31) / Penguins Trivia

By Stephanie Lewark
Charles LeClaire – US PRESSWIRE

6 pre-season games and 23 regular-season games (29 total games)
of the 2012-13 PITTSBURGH PENGUINS season LOST

the Pittsburgh Penguins had 11 shots against the Edmonton Oilers that tied a club record for fewest shots on goal in a road game (the game ended in a 2-2 tie)

the Penguins crushed the Minnesota North Stars by a score of 8-1 in front of a crowd of 15,432 at the Civic Arena; Pittsburgh goalie Frank Pietrangelo blanked the North Stars throughout most of the game until Minnesota’s Derian Hatcher scored his third goal of the season with only 2:05 left to play in the game

Mario Lemieux began a 46-game scoring streak, the second longest in NHL history, that ended on February 14, 1990; he finished with a total of 39 goals, 64 assists, and 103 points

Kevin Stevens scored three times on Los Angeles Kings goalie, Kelly Hrudey, to record his first career hat trick


Which Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman made his NHL debut on November 10, 2009 against the Boston Bruins at the TD Gardens?

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ANSWER (to yesterday’s TRIVIA QUESTIONCLICK HERE to view it):

Kevin Stevens

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