Boston Bruins Pittsburgh Tickets
Both the Boston Bruins and the Pittsburgh Penguins are historical teams in their own right. The Bruins are the third-oldest team in the NHL, which makes them the oldest American ice hockey team. The Penguins on the other hand were founded when the NHL expanded for the first time. Their statistics are also similar – The Bruins have won 6 Stanley Cup championships, 4 conference championships, and 25 division championships. The Penguins have won 4 Stanley Cup championships, 5 conference championships and 8 division championships. Now these two teams are scheduled to play at the PPG Paints Arena, formerly known as the Consol Energy Center. So get your Boston Bruins Pittsburgh tickets now before they are all sold out.
Some of the famous Bruins have been Ray Bourque, Terry O’Reilly, Milt Schmidt, Phil Esposito and others. While the Pittsburgh Penguins can boast names like Mario Lemieux, Michel Briere, Ron Francis, Joe Mullen and others.
The Boston Bruins
The Bruins are part of the Original Six (first six teams of the NHL) and were formed in 1924. They play in the Atlantic Division of the Eastern Conference. They play their home games at the TD Garden. Their original home however was the Boston Arena, which is now known as Matthews Arena – the oldest indoor ice hockey facility, which is still operational. The team later played at the Boston Garden till 1995.
The Pittsburgh Penguins
The Penguins play in the Metropolitan Division of the Eastern Conference. The team was founded in 1967 when the NHL was originally expanded from 6 to 12 teams. They originally played their home games at the Civil Arena or “The Igloo” as the team’s fans called it. It was only in the 2010-11 season that the team moved to its present location, the PPG Paints Arena.
The Bruins-Penguins Rivalry
This rivalry is more of historical animosity. Some sports writers have even described it as “A History of Hate.” Year by year, whenever the two have met, new memorable nasty moments get added to it. There’s not a dull moment in Bruins-Penguins game, so get your Boston Bruins Pittsburgh tickets now and watch the best of ice hockey live.