On This Date in Pittsburgh Penguins History (January 1) / Penguins Trivia
2012 NHL LOCKOUT DAY 108
6 pre-season games and 42 regular-season games
(48 total games)
of the 2012-13 PITTSBURGH PENGUINS season LOST
Ryan Malone was selected to play for the US men’s hockey team for the 2010 Olympics in Vancouver
the Penguins participated in the first NHL Winter Classic with the Buffalo Sabres in Ralph Wilson Stadium in front of a crowd of 71, 217 (which was a new attendance record for an NHL game); Sidney Crosby scored the game-winning shootout goal for a final score of 2-1
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TODAY’S PENGUINS TRIVIA QUESTION:
Which one of the five Winter Classic games had the highest attendance record to date?
Find out tomorrow!
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