The Pittsburgh Penguins meet the Ottawa Senators for the first time this season when the two teams meet Friday at 7:30 p.m. at Mellon Arena.
All fans 14-under in attendance will receive a Trib Total Media Penguins youth practice shirts. Tickets are still available. Call 1-800-642-PENS or 412-642-PENS or visit pittsburghpenguins.com.
The Penguins (7-4-2) are looking for their first home win over the Senators since Nov. 22, 2003, when they posted a 2-1 overtime triumph. Ottawa (5-8-1) swept the season series, 4-0, last season.
Pittsburgh has earned points in its last two games, but dropped both contests in overtime to Anaheim and Tampa Bay, respectively.
Marc-Andre Fleury gets the start in goal for Pittsburgh – his 13th in 14 games this year. He hopes to continue his strong play. He has a 7-4-1 record, a 2.76 goals-against average an a .917 save percentage.
FSN Pittsburgh will televise the contest at 7:30 p.m., while 105.9 The X will start its radio broadcast with a pregame show at 7 p.m. The broadcast may be found live through streaming audio on pittsburghpenguins.com as well. Tune in for Penguins Hotline following every game on 105.9 The X and the Penguins Radio Network. Join in the conversation with host Bob Grove by calling the Penn Telecom toll-free line at 1-866-922-2874.
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