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Through the FANS Pens v. Coyotes (3/5/12)

by Staff Writer / Pittsburgh Penguins

The Pittsburgh Penguins hosted the Phoenix Coyotes on March 5 for the only meeting between the two this season. Having won five of their last seven against the Coyotes and holding the best record of the East v. West (11-2-3), the Penguins drew a sixth-straight win against the  wild western opponents. What was going through the mind of Pittsburgh fans during this Monday meeting? Look and see:

"Me, Dad, and Pierre LaRouche at the @pghpenguins game." -- @MikePelino35
"@pghpenguins #Pens the Penguins are by far the most entertaining team to watch in the #NHL" -- @Vance74

He must be lucky!--> "Let's go #pens lovin the performance from number 37 Strait.. Great number, great physical play and hard shots. Make the roster for playoffs!" --@d_mancini10

Zbynek Michalek had a successful night against his former organization, the Phoenix Coyotes. . Fan support for the players was shown all over Twitter:

"And then there was a man named Michalek!! #Pens are winning!!" --@christinaann88

"I cant believe they played the "Michalek" clip from Braveheart when Zbynek Michalek scored. My night is made." --@AdamNiehl

"Brooks Orpik: "You shall not pass" #brickwallBrooks" --@SMooney7582

"Glad he's back. He is a team player and isn't afraid to go in the corners. Smart player!! Have a great game Tyler!! -- Steven Tlapa, Facebook

"That was a laser by Kunitz, great goal. Good work, Pens. Great one by Zbynek too." -- @scoooty27

"Kunitz/Geno/Neal are just Globetrottering it right now" --@butterjc81

     Only Fleury could just charge that far out of his net and still make the save. Beautiful. Absolutely beautiful. #Pens

"Flower over here. what a goalie we have. intense saves, pads flyin everywhere.. the man can do it all #1ManShow" --@Penslover58

"As it is every night! RT @Maleah87 Goaltending is incredible tonight. #pens" --@krittielee

"The #Pens are now 10-0-0 when I'm in attendance."-- @Nickel_Blake

#PensCensus called for where fans where enjoying the action from. Here are just a few of the places fans tuned in from to watch the game:
  • Quebec City, Canada
  • San Jose, California
  • Boardman, Ohio
  • South of Brazil
  • Squirrel Hill, Pennsylvania
  • Dothan, Alabama
  • Ford City, Pennsylvania
  • Black Hawk, South Dakota
  • Athens, Georgia
  • Hartland, Wisconsin

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