The Pittsburgh Penguins are your 2017 Stanley Cup Champions. The Penguins defeated the Nashville Predators in the NHL Finals and are looking for three in a row in the 2017-18 NHL season. The Penguins finished the year with a 50-21-11 record.
Founded in 1967, the Pittsburgh Penguins are the most popular sports team in Pittsburgh, PA. Over the years the Penguins have brought the city four Stanley cup Championships (1990–91, 1991–92, 2008–09, 2015–16). Hockey is so popular in Pittsburgh the regularly sell out the PPG Paints Arena so if you wish to attend a game this year make sure to get your hockey tickets early.
The Penguins most popular players perhaps came in the 1990’s with Mario Lemieux and Jaromir Jagr. The Penguins play in the highly competitive Metropolitan Division of the NHL Eastern Conference against rivals like the Carolina Hurricanes, Columbus Blue Jackets, New York Rangers, New York Islanders, New Jersey Devils, and Washington Capitals.
In 2005 the Penguins drafted Sidney Crosby and he became one the most talented and highly skilled player in the league. Crosby brought a Stanley Cup Championship to the Penguins in the 2008-09 NHL season. The Penguins last championship came in 2016 against the San Jose Sharks.
See a Penguins hockey game this year with tickets to the PPG Paints Arena from CapitalCityTickets.com!