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09-28-2010, 05:06 PM
Penguins Report: (Preseason) Game Day vs. Chicago
Tuesday, 09.28.2010 / 9:00 AM / Penguins Report
By Sam Kasan
Here's the skinny on Tuesday's preseason game (the final at home for Pittsburgh) against the defending Stanley Cup champion Chicago Blackhawks:
The game will be televised on FSN Pittsburgh, but will air only after tonight's Pirates game. Live action of the game can be heard on the team's flagship station, 105.9 the X - WXDX-FM (9:00 AM).
Both teams released their rosters for the contest (9:00 AM)
The line combinations for the game (10:07 AM).
Practice pictures (10:30 AM) and Brent Johnson's new goalie mask (10:35 AM).
Coach Bylsma and players discuss various topics: the approach to player evaluations in training camp; playing the Blackhawks; training camp goals; etc. (11:53 AM).
The Pens ran an interesting practice drill (12:34 PM) and Crosby and Letang added a side competition (2:30 PM).


Brent's new goalie mask (still like the other one better!)



Old mask:




Complete rosters for the game are below:


10 Mark Letestu
12 Brett Sterling
14 Chris Kunitz
15 Dustin Jeffrey
17 Mike Rupp
19 Mike Comrie
25 Maxime Talbot
27 Craig Adams
38 Nick Johnson
42 Eric Tangradi
45 Arron Asham
71 Evgeni Malkin

3 Alex Goligoski
4 Zbynek Michalek
5 Deryk Engelland
6 Ben Lovejoy
7 Paul Martin
20 Steve Wagner
47 Simon Despres

1 Brent Johnson
36 John Curry


12 Kyle Beach
15 Fernando Pisani
16 Ryan Potulny
20 Jack Skille
22 Troy Brouwer
25 Viktor Stalberg
26 Igor Makarov
27 Jeremy Morin
28 Jake Dowell
29 Bryan Bickell
36 Dave Bolland
57 Ben Smith
88 Patrick Kane

4 Niklas Hjalmarsson
5 Jassen Cullimore
7 Brent Seabrook
32 John Scott
37 Nick Leddy
51 Brian Campbell

33 Hannu Toivonen
38 Alec Richard

More here...http://penguins.nhl.com/club/news.htm?id=538785&cmpid=pit-fb-pghpenguins

09-28-2010, 10:21 PM
I'm still waiting to see this game. Doesn't come on until 11 o'clock tonight.

Just 9 more days until this delaying of games is gone and the season gets going.

I still can't wait even though it's just right around the corner.