The Pittsburgh Penguins will hold their third “Hockey ‘n Heels” event of the season for female fans on Thursday when the Pens take on the Tampa Bay Lightning at Mellon Arena. The event is sold-out. Media coverage is welcomed.
Shawna Richer, author of the book The Kid: A Season with Sidney Crosby and the New NHL, will be the featured speaker. She will be joined on a guest panel by women of the local hockey team Pittsburgh Pirnahas as they share their knowledge of hockey and experiences of the game. Penguins general manager Ray Shero also will address the group. The event will begin at 5:30 p.m.