The Pittsburgh Penguins’ unique “Free Game For Kids” on Saturday highlights a busy opening week of the Pens’ pre-season schedule.
The Penguins will distribute 18,000 free tickets to local youth for Saturday’s 3 p.m. game against the Minnesota Wild at CONSOL Energy Center.
Before that, the Pens open the pre-season Wednesday night by hosting the Detroit Red Wings at 7 p.m. at CONSOL Energy Center. They will then host the Chicago Blackhawks on Thursday at 7 p.m.
ROOT SPORTS will televise all three home games this week from CONSOL Energy Center. PCNC will televise the final road pre-season game from Detroit Oct. 2. All Pens pre-season games also will be carried on radio – on 105.9 The X, Penguins HD radio and www.pittsburghpenguins.com
2011 PENGUINS PRE-SEASON SCHEDULE
(all times eastern)
|Wednesday, Sept. 21 ||DETROIT ||7:00 p.m. ||ROOT |
|Thursday, Sept. 22 ||CHICAGO ||7:00 p.m. ||ROOT |
|Saturday, Sept. 24 ||MINNESOTA ||3:00 p.m. ||ROOT |
|Tuesday, Sept. 27 ||vs. LA Kings at Kansas City ||8:00 p.m. || |
|Friday, Sept. 30 ||at Chicago ||8:30 p.m. || |
|Sunday, Oct. 2 ||at Detroit ||5:00 p.m. ||PCNC |