DePaoli takes an inside look at what went down in Tampa Bay and which players helped their cause tonight. For the latest analysis on Janne Pesonen, Bill Thomas and Danny Richmond read more
The Tampa Bay Lighting came into Pittsburgh with a minor league roster and defeated Sidney Crosby and the Pittsburgh Penguins 5-4. Petr Sykora tied the game at 3-3 midway through the third period and Sidney Crosby put the Penguins up 4-3 late in the third period. Crosby‚Äôs shorthanded tally wasn‚Äôt enough as Tampa Bay’s Brandon Bochenski sent the game to overtime and the Lightnig won in a shootout 5-4. For Inside Analysis on tonight‚Äôs game read more.
The Penguins have gone through three days of workouts and host their first preseason game Saturday night against the Tampa Bay Lightning. The roster is pretty much set but there are a few interesting battles that will go on during the preseason. Does Janne Pesonen have the inside track of making the 23 man roster? DePaoli gives you the latest in the Inside Report.
White Team 2 ‚Äì Black Team 0 Rob Scuderi was not on the ice today. Minor injury White Team Lines Dupuis ‚Äì Crosby ‚Äì Satan Fedotenko ‚Äì Talbot ‚Äì Cooke Caputi ‚Äì Beech ‚Äì Godard Minard ‚Äì Letestu ‚Äì Wallace D-Pairings Gonchar ‚Äì Orpik Sydor ‚Äì Goligoski Richmond ‚Äì Lovejoy Black Team Lines Staal ‚Äì Malkin ‚Äì Sykora Pesonen ‚Äì Taffe ‚Äì Kennedy James ‚Äì Henrich ‚Äì Thomas Bissonnette ‚Äì Gove ‚Äì Boogaard D-Pairing Gill ‚Äì Kemp Eaton ‚Äì Letang Mormina ‚Äì Engellend Score sheet White Goal ‚Äì Ben LoveJoy (Assist to Luca Caputi) White Goal – Ruslan Fedotenko (assist to Matt Cooke and Max Talbot) Inside Analysis Today‚Äôs game saw a lot of scoring chances and solid goaltending. Marc Andre Fleury and Danny Sabourin performed well. Fleury made some big saves on Sidney Crosby and Luca Caputi.
DePaoli’s Inside Report on the Penguins Black – White Scrimmage is posted. White Team Dupuis ‚Äì Crosby ‚Äì Satan Fedotenko ‚Äì Talbot ‚Äì Cooke Stone ‚Äì Beech ‚Äì Godard Minard ‚Äì Jeffrey ‚Äì Wallace Gonchar ‚Äì Orpik Sydor ‚Äì Goligoski Lovejoy ‚Äì Richmond Black Team Staal ‚Äì Malkin ‚Äì Sykora Pesonen ‚Äì Taffe ‚Äì Kennedy James ‚Äì Henrich ‚Äì Thomas Bissonnette ‚Äì Gove ‚Äì Filewich Eaton ‚Äì Letang Scuderi ‚Äì Gill Mormina ‚Äì Engellend