The Penguins finish their season-long 5-game road trip in Vancouver.
MATCH: Penguins vs. Canucks
TIME: 10 p.m. EST
PLACE: Rogers Arena
TV: AT&T SportsNet
RADIO: 105.9 FM, the X
1. The Penguins finish their season-long 5-game road trip in Vancouver. They are currently 1-2-1 on the trip.
2. Pittsburgh is a combined 15-3-4 against Edmonton, Calgary and Vancouver since 2007-08, including 5-2 against Vancouver.
3. Goalie Matt Murray stopped all 56 shots by Vancouver in 2 contests last year for 2 shutouts. Pittsburgh won both games: 4-0 and 3-0. The Penguins have won 8 of the last 10 games against the Canucks.
4. Thomas Vanek has 30 points (17G-13A) in 40 career games vs. the Penguins.
5. Former Penguin Derrick Pouliot has 3 assists and a plus-1 in 9 games with Vancouver.
PIT - Matt Hunwick (concussion), Carter Rowney (hand), Justin Schultz (concussion).
VAN - Alex Edler (MCL), Loui Eriksson (knee), Troy Stecher (knee).
*The Pens had full attendance at practice, plus injured D-man Matt Hunwick (concussion).
*Pittsburgh used the following workflow…