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Game Preview: Pens-Flames

by Sam Kasan @PensInsideScoop / Pittsburgh Penguins

The Penguins continue their western Canadian swing with a contest against the Calgary Flames. 

MATCH: Penguins vs. Flames

TIME: 9 p.m. EST

PLACE: Scotiabank Saddledome

TV: AT&T SportsNet
RADIO: 105.9 FM, the X

5 THINGS:

1. Goalie Tristan Jarry could start tonight for the Pens. It would be his first NHL start of the season. Jarry is from British Columbia and played junior hockey in Alberta with the Edmonton Oil Kings.

2. With their 4-3 win in Edmonton last night, the Penguins are 16-3-3 against the Oilers, Calgary and Vancouver since 2007-08, including 5-1-1 against the Flames.

3. Pittsburgh has scored at least 1 power-play goal in all 9-road games this season (14 for 34, 41.2%).

4. Johnny Gaudreau, who had two assists against Washington on Sunday, has 15 points on the season.

5. Former Penguin Jaromir Jagr has been ruled out of the game with a lower-body injury. 

INJURIES:

PIT - Matt Hunwick (concussion), Carter Rowney (hand), Justin Schultz (concussion).

CGY - Marek Hrivik (upper-body), Michael Ferland (lower-body), Jaromir Jagr (lower-body).

MORNING SKATE:

*The Penguins did not hold a morning skate, due to playing in Edmonton the night before. 

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