PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – The Pittsburgh Penguins will face the New York Islanders in the first round of the 2019 Stanley Cup Playoffs.
THEY WERE IN!
This is the 13th consecutive season in which the Pittsburgh hockey team made the playoffs, making it the longest streak in the National Hockey League, according to the team on Twitter.
The penguins lose 4-3 to the rangers in overtime, they will face the islanders in the first round
Tickets for the first playoff games of the 2 penguins for sale
The first confrontation between the penguins and the islanders will take place in New York on April 10 at 7:30 p.m. The game will be televised on AT & T SportsNet.
Let the games begin.
Details of the first round: https://t.co/p0ne6IIoI6 pic.twitter.com/wToKZgvXqa
– Pittsburgh Penguins (@penguins) April 7, 2019
The first two games of the series will be the No. 2 seeds of the New York Islanders. The No. 3 seed of the Pittsburgh Penguins will host the Islanders on April 14 at 12 p.m. and on April 16 at 7:30 p.m. If a six game is needed, the penguins will also host again on April 20.
ROUND A SCHEDULE:
- Game 1 – April 10 at 7:30 p.m. In New York
- Game 2 – April 12 at 7:30 p.m. In New York
- Game 3 – April 14 at 12 p.m. at PPG Paints Arena
- Game 4 – April 16 at 7:30 p.m. at PPG Paints Arena
- Game 5 – April 18, time to decide, in New York.
- Game 6 – April 20, time to decide, in the area of PPG paints
- Game 7 – April 22, time to decide, in New York.
The penguins closed the regular season with a 3-4 overtime loss to the New York Rangers on Saturday night. However, the loss for overtime gave the Penguins the only point they needed to maintain the third position in the Metropolitan Division.
Tickets can be purchased at ticketmaster.com or at the DICK sports box office at the PPG Paints Arena.
For additional information about penguin tickets, call 1-800-642-PENS.