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Game Preview: Pens-Bruins

by Sam Kasan @PensInsideScoop / Pittsburgh Penguins

The Pens host the Boston Bruins for a Sunday afternoon showdown. 

MATCH: Penguins vs. Bruins

TIME: 3 p.m. EST

PLACE: PPG Paints Arena

TV: ROOT Sports

RADIO: 105.9 FM, the X

WHAT TO WATCH FOR:

The Pens have won 3 straight games while scoring a total of 19 goals … Conor Sheary scored 2 goals against Carolina. He has 4 goals in his past 3 games and 7 goals in the last 8 contests … Evgeni Malkin is riding a 6-game scoring streak totaling 9 points (6G-3A), including his 11th career hat trick … Defenseman Justin Schultz has 6 assists in his last 3 games, including a career-high 4 helpers against Washington. Schultz has points in 8 of his last 11 games, which included a 6-game scoring streak … Jake Guentzel has 7 points (4G-3A) in 8 games Pittsburgh injuries: Brian Dumoulin (jaw); Kris Letang (lower-body) … The Pens defeated the Bruins, 4-3, in overtime on Dec. 14. Bryan Rust scored the winner … Boston is 0-2-1 in its past 3 games … The Bruins lost, 1-0, to Chicago on Friday … Tuukka Rask and Brad Marchand will be playing in their 1st ever All-Star Game next weekend … Bruins injuries: Kevan Miller (concussion); Colin Miller (lower-body). 

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