PENGUINS TRAVEL TO BOSTON TO TAKE ON BRUINS AT 7 P.M.
The Pittsburgh Penguins play their last road game before the All-Star break Thursday when they visit the Boston Bruins at 7 p.m.
FSN Pittsburgh will televise the contest at 7 p.m., while 105.9 The X will start its radio broadcast with a pregame show at 6:30 p.m. The broadcast may be found live through streaming audio on pittsburghpenguins.com as well. Tune in for Penguins Hotline following every game on 105.9 The X and the Penguins Radio Network. Join in the conversation with host Bob Grove by calling the Penn Telecom toll-free line at 1-866-922-2874.
Email email@example.com and maybe Bob Grove or Phil Bourque will answer your question during the second intermission of the game.
The Penguins (20-17-7) are looking for their third-straight win after posting wins over the Flyers and Islanders. The Penguins are one point ahead of the Bruins (21-19-4) in the tight Eastern Conference standings.
Sidney Crosby continues to rack up the points for the Penguins. He had two goals Tuesday night to push his NHL-leading points total to 68 (23+45) in 41 games. Martin St. Louis (29+34, 48 games), Vincent Lecavalier (29+34, 48 games) and Alexander Ovechkin (28+35, 46 games) are all tied for second with 63 points.
Penguins center Evgeni Malkin maintains his scoring lead among NHL rookies. He has 45 points (22+23) in 40 games, while Los Angeles center Anze Kopitar has 41 points (12+29) in 48 games.
Pittsburgh returns home Saturday to take on Toronto at 7 p.m. to close out action before Wednesday’s NHL All-Star Game in Dallas.