Penguins fire Shero (16-May-2014)
The Penguins have fired GM Ray Shero. Despite earlier reports, Head Coach Dan Bylsma was not let go. The new GM will be responsible for making a decision on the entire coach staff.
Penguins season ends with 2-1 loss to Rangers in Game Seven (13-May-2014)
The Penguins lose 2-1 to the Rangers in Game Seven in front of 18,635 at CONSOL Energy Center. The Rangers completed their first-ever comeback from a three-games-to-one series deficit. Jussi Jokinen tied the game at one at the 4:15 mark of the second period but New York converted a power play 3:41 later. Pittsburgh outshot New York 36-20.
Penguins lose twice over the weekend to the Rangers (11-May-2014)
The Penguins lose twice over the weekend and now face a Game 7 on Tuesday night against the Rangers. On Friday night in Pittsburgh, the Rangers easily beat the Pens 5-1. Sunday night in New York, the Rangers forced Game 7 with their 3-1 win.
Penguins split first two games with the Rangers (4-May-2014)
The Penguins split the first two games in Pittsburgh with the Rangers. On Friday, the Penguins rebounded from a 2-0 first-period deficit but lost Game One 3-2 in overtime. On Sunday, Marc-Andre Fleury had a 22-save shutout as Pittsburgh won Game Two 3-0.
Round 2 Playoff Schedule (1-May-2014)
GAME 1: NY Rangers at Pittsburgh, Fri May 2, 7:00pm ET, TV: NBCSN
GAME 2: NY Rangers at Pittsburgh, Sun May 4, 7:30pm ET, TV: NBCSN
GAME 3: Pittsburgh at NY Rangers, Mon May 5, 7:30pm ET, TV: NBCSN
GAME 4: Pittsburgh at NY Rangers, Wed May 7, 7:30pm ET, TV: NBCSN
GAME 5: NY Rangers at Pittsburgh, Fri May 9, TBD, TV: TBD *
GAME 6: Pittsburgh at NY Rangers, Sun May 11, TBD, TV: TBD *
GAME 7: NY Rangers at Pittsburgh, Tue May 13, TBD, TV: TBD *
* If necessary