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Tale of the Tape

Penguins face Bruins in Wednesday Night Rivalry

Wednesday, 10.30.2013 / 3:00 AM / Tale of the Tape

By John Kreiser - NHL.com Columnist

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Penguins face Bruins in Wednesday Night Rivalry
NHL.com's John Kreiser provides the tale of the tape as the Boston Bruins visit the Pittsburgh Penguins in this week's Wednesday Night Rivalry game.

The Boston Bruins make their only trip of the season to Consol Energy Center for this week's Wednesday Night Rivalry game against the Pittsburgh Penguins (8 p.m. ET; NBCSN, RDS2). The Penguins have won the past six regular-season games between the teams, but they're meeting for the first time since the Bruins polished off a sweep of the Penguins in the Eastern Conference Final in June.

BOS PIT
7-3-0 (4th, Atlantic) 2013-14 Record 8-4-0 (1st, Metropolitan)
2891-2224-791-112 All-Time Record 1551-1546-383-86
103-60-21-5 Head-to-Head Regular-Season Record 65-100-21-3
0-6-0
Streak vs. Opponent
6-0-0
0-3-0 @ Pittsburgh Home/Road Streak vs. Opponent
3-0-0 vs. Bruins
6 Stanley Cup Championships 3
48
Hall of Fame Members
10
Bobby Orr Most Famous Alumnus
Mario Lemieux
12
Hart Trophy Winners
6
68 Postseason Appearances
28
Mark Recchi (2009-11) Best Player in Common
Mark Recchi (1988-89; 2005-07)

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