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PensBurgh Mar 8, 2020
Pens Points: Capital Punishment

Pens Points: Capital Punishment

Charles LeClaire-USA TODAY Sports The Penguins dropped another heart breaker to the Capitals and are back in action this afternoon against Carolina. Begin your day with some morning fresh Pens Points The Penguins are kicking off a vital stretch of the schedule predominantly against the Metropolitan Division. Yesterday afternoon the Penguins had a great chance to make up some ground on the Washington Capitals in Pittsburgh. The Penguins started off slow, per usual on afternoon games, and dropped a tough one to the Capitals. [Pensburgh] The Penguins had a lot to prove in the game...
Sportsnet.ca Mar 7, 2020
Nic Dowd scores two goals with an assist as Capitals beat Penguins

Nic Dowd scores two goals with an assist as Capitals beat Penguins

The Washington Capitals get out to a four goal lead with two from Nic Dowd as part of his three point night, the Pittsburgh Penguins try to muster a comeback but lose 5-2. The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.
Penguins fall to Capitals

Penguins fall to Capitals

Penguins couldn’t climb their way out of the canyon they dug for themselves during an atrocious first period.
Sportsnet.ca Mar 7, 2020
Capitals use quick start to secure dominant win over Penguins

Capitals use quick start to secure dominant win over Penguins

Nic Dowd scored twice for the first multigoal game of his career, Braden Holtby stopped 26 shots and the Washington Capitals dominated the Pittsburgh Penguins 5-2 on Saturday. The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.
PensBurgh Mar 7, 2020
Penguins/Capitals Recap: Sluggish Pens fall behind and lose 5-2

Penguins/Capitals Recap: Sluggish Pens fall behind and lose 5-2

Charles LeClaire-USA TODAY Sports Someone should have told the Pens the game started at 1:00... Lineups Make it three starts in a row for Matt Murray, who has captured the confidence of the coaching staff right now. Also, after scoring in a Penguins/Capitals game earlier this season, Sam Lafferty rotates in for Evan Rodrigues on the fourth line. #LetsGoPens pic.twitter.com/ImJNTFrg7A— Pittsburgh Penguins (@penguins) March 7, 2020 First period The Caps strike first, 1:52 into the game. After a dump in that Murray didn’t play (maybe he thought with the angle it would be wide of...
Sportsnet.ca Mar 7, 2020
Capitals and Penguins dogpile after Brenden Dillon knocks the net off

Capitals and Penguins dogpile after Brenden Dillon knocks the net off

The Pittsburgh Penguins get the puck close with a save by Braden Holtby, this sparks both teams diving at the puck and results in a penalty to Brendan Dillon for purposely knocking the net off. The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.
Sportsnet.ca Mar 7, 2020
Nick Backstrom roofs puck past Matt Murray off Jakub Vrana feed

Nick Backstrom roofs puck past Matt Murray off Jakub Vrana feed

Nick Backstrom doubles the Washington Capitals’ lead on the Pittsburgh Penguins with a nice finish on the feed from Jakub Vrana. The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.
Sportsnet.ca Mar 7, 2020
Nick Dowd scores point-blank from the slot as Penguins leave him wide open

Nick Dowd scores point-blank from the slot as Penguins leave him wide open

A nice forecheck from the Washington Capitals results in the back of the net, as the Pittsburgh Penguins fail to cover Nick Dowd before Garnet Hathaway feeds him for a one-timer from point blank range. The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.
PensBurgh Mar 7, 2020
Gamethread: Washington Capitals @ Pittsburgh Penguins

Gamethread: Washington Capitals @ Pittsburgh Penguins

Charles LeClaire-USA TODAY Sports Talk about the Penguins game here!
Last Word on Hockey Mar 7, 2020
NHL Predictions: March 7th – Including Washington Capitals vs Pittsburgh Penguins

NHL Predictions: March 7th – Including Washington Capitals vs Pittsburgh Penguins

Welcome to NHL Predictions! Each day, Last Word On Hockey will break down every game and give our NHL predictions for each game. In today’s early-game NHL predictions, we’ll cover the five games happening on March 7th. Each piece will include a featured game that should be must-watch hockey. The featured game for this article is the matchup between the Washington Capitals vs Pittsburgh Penguins. NHL Predictions Carolina Hurricanes vs New York Islanders Head-to-Head: Hurricanes 2 - 0 Islanders This is a huge matchup for the playoff picture. Both of these teams have struggled lately and...
PensBurgh Mar 7, 2020
Game 67 Preview: Washington Capitals @ Pittsburgh Penguins 3/7/2020: lines, how to watch

Game 67 Preview: Washington Capitals @ Pittsburgh Penguins 3/7/2020: lines, how to watch

Charles LeClaire-USA TODAY Sports The Caps come to Pittsburgh for the first time in the 2019-season Who: Washington Capitals (40-20-7, 87 points, tied-1st place Metropolitan Division) @ Pittsburgh Penguins (39-21-6, 84 points, 3rd place in the Metropolitan Division) When: 1:00 p.m. eastern How to Watch: AT&T Sportsnet in the Pittsburgh viewing area, NBC Sports Washington in the DMV Opponent Track: The Caps are playing their third game in four days today, they lost 5-2 to Philly on Wednesday followed by a 6-5 OTL at NYR on Thursday. The Caps are just 2-2-1 since beating the Pens a...
Penguins-Capitals: Game time, TV information and matchup notes

Penguins-Capitals: Game time, TV information and matchup notes

The Capitals are just 3-5-2 over their last 10 games, including a stretch of three losses in the last four games.
Will the Penguins stick with the hot goalie or the stickhandling one against the Capitals?

Will the Penguins stick with the hot goalie or the stickhandling one against the Capitals?

Does a goalie who can handle the puck as well as Tristan Jarry really make a noticeable difference?

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    Nic Dowd

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