2012 NHL LOCKOUT DAY 53
6 pre-season games and 23 regular-season games (29 total games)
of the 2012-13 PITTSBURGH PENGUINS season LOST
Ziggy Palffy‘s penalty shot attempt was denied by New York Rangers goalie Kevin Weekes
Pittsburgh’s Paul Gardner scored a hat trick against the Philadelphia Flyers’ Pelle Lindbergh
The Penguins visited Richfield Coliseum to play their first ever game against the Cleveland Barons (previously the California Golden Seals)
the Pittsburgh Hornets won their first game by a score of 4-2 against the Cleveland Falcons
the Pittsburgh Pirates joined the New York Americans and the Boston Bruins and became the NHL’s third US-based team
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TODAY’S PENGUINS TRIVIA QUESTION:
What did Pittsburgh Penguins Mario Lemieux accomplish on May 10, 1993 during a 6-3 victory against the New York Islanders in Game 5 of the Patrick Division Final at the Civic Arena?
Find out tomorrow!
ANSWER (to yesterday’s TRIVIA QUESTION – CLICK HERE to view it):
Joe Daley and Roy Edwards
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