On This Date in Pittsburgh Penguins History (November 20) / Penguins Trivia

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2012 NHL LOCKOUT DAY 65
6 pre-season games and 23 regular-season games (29 total games)
of the 2012-13 PITTSBURGH PENGUINS season LOST

2008
the Pittsburgh Penguins defeated the Atlanta Thrashers by a score of 3-2 in front of a crowd of 13,391 at Philips Arena (Sidney Crosby was the #1 star of the game)

2006
the Penguins beat the Philadelphia Flyers in front of the Flyers home crowd of 19,349 at the Wachovia Center by a score of 5-3

2002
Pittsburgh defeated the Montreal Canadiens in overtime at the Mellon Arena by a score of 3-2; Jan Hrdina scored the game-winning goal (GWG) in front of 13,549 fans and was named the #1 star of the game

1997
Tom Barrasso earned his 13th NHL career shutout with the Penguins stopping all 17 of the Ottawa Senators shots

1974
Toronto Maple Leafs Dave Keon scored on his penalty shot attempt against Penguins goalie Gary Inness

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TODAY’S PENGUINS TRIVIA QUESTION:

Against what team / goalie did Pittsburgh Penguins Evgeni Malkin score his sixth career regular season hat trick?

Find out tomorrow!

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

85 goals in the 1988-89 season

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