Pittsburgh Penguins Columbus Tickets
Eishockey head to head statistics state that Pittsburgh Penguins have won twelve out of eighteen ice hockey games played against Columbus Blue Jackets. Home to the Blue Jackets, the Nationwide Arena is prepared for another exciting ice hockey match. Purchase Pittsburgh Penguins Columbus tickets and watch the two teams in action. The Penguins have been awarded with many trophies and cups for their tremendous performances over the years. The wins include ‘Presidents' Trophy’, ‘Art Ross Trophy’, ‘Frank J. Selke Trophy’, ‘Lester Patrick Trophy’, ‘Jack Adams Award’ and many more. The team also won Stanley Cup for the years 1990–91, 1991–92 and 2008–09. Ray Shero won the NHL General Manager of the Year Award for the period 2012-2013.
Professional ice hockey playing team, the Pittsburgh Penguins is based in Pennsylvania. The team is associated with the National Hockey League. They play form the Metropolitan Division of the Eastern Conference. When the league was expanding from six to twelve teams, the Penguins was one of the first expanding franchises to establish in 1967. The team played their home games at Civic Arena, famously called "The Igloo" because of its unique shape. They played at the arena since their establishment till the 2009–10 season ended. The Penguins began their 2010–11 NHL season in their new home arena Consol Energy Center.
The first general manager of The Penguins Jack Riley opened the first franchise preseason camp followed by the team’s first game in 1967. In 1970 and 1972, the Penguins reached the playoffs with the exceptional performance of players including Jean Pronovost, Syl Apps Jr., Keith McCreary, Ken Schinkel, Les Binkley and Bryan Watson. The team struggled and went through a hard time adjusting the right blend of team members. The Penguins came with a change in 2006 with the addition of rookie Evgeni Malkin. With a goal recorded in all of his first six games, Malkin made the modern NHL record.
The Pittsburg Penguins are up against the Columbus Blue Jackets at the Nationwide Arena. With a seating capacity of approximately eighteen thousand people the arena is all set up for an intense hockey game. Get yourselves Pittsburgh Penguins Columbus tickets to find out how the Penguins try to maintain their winning streak against the Blue Jackets.