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Round 1 Schedule Speculation

Postby Admin on Fri Apr 26, 2013 8:50 am

Consol is booked Tuesday (start of the playoffs) so I'm guessing the schedule will look like:
Home - Wed, May 1
Home - Fri, May 3
Away - Sun, May 5 (maybe NBC afternoon game?)
Away - Tues, May 7
Home - Thurs, May 9
Away - Sat, May 11
Home - Mon, May 13

Sound good?
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Re: Round 1 Schedule Speculation

Postby Idoit40fans on Fri Apr 26, 2013 8:56 am

I would prefer if every game was at home.
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Re: Round 1 Schedule Speculation

Postby TheGhostofGoulet on Fri Apr 26, 2013 8:57 am

Pens won't need more than six games?

I like it.
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Re: Round 1 Schedule Speculation

Postby Admin on Fri Apr 26, 2013 8:58 am

TheGhostofGoulet wrote:Pens won't need more than six games?

I like it.

D'oh. Fixed.
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Re: Round 1 Schedule Speculation

Postby CERV96 on Fri Apr 26, 2013 8:59 am

TheGhostofGoulet wrote:Pens won't need more than six games?

I like it.
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Re: Round 1 Schedule Speculation

Postby Idoit40fans on Fri Apr 26, 2013 9:02 am

Admin would have the witchcraft to edit a post without the "edited" message.
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Re: Round 1 Schedule Speculation

Postby CERV96 on Fri Apr 26, 2013 9:05 am

True/fact
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Re: Round 1 Schedule Speculation

Postby DudeMan2766 on Fri Apr 26, 2013 9:20 am

They usually take a two day break when they switch cities, but I'd imagine NBC wants the pens Sunday so I think Wed, Fri, Sun, Wed
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Re: Round 1 Schedule Speculation

Postby Idoit40fans on Fri Apr 26, 2013 9:21 am

I don't think thats necessarily going to be the case this year. They're going to want to get through the playoffs.
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Re: Round 1 Schedule Speculation

Postby Jopaz on Fri Apr 26, 2013 9:26 am

DudeMan2766 wrote:They usually take a two day break when they switch cities, but I'd imagine NBC wants the pens Sunday so I think Wed, Fri, Sun, Wed


If the Pens play Ottawa, it would probably be on Hockey Night in Canada and would not be the NBC Sunday afternoon game. NBC will go for the bigger market teams (New York, Wash, Bos, Chi) on their feature game.
OK with me....night hockey>>>>>afternoon hockey.
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Re: Round 1 Schedule Speculation

Postby mbowman14 on Fri Apr 26, 2013 9:37 am

Hoping game 2 is Friday not Saturday as marathon has hotels slammed on Saturday night and I'd imagine traffic leaving the city on Sunday morning (with marathon going on) will be awful.
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Re: Round 1 Schedule Speculation

Postby llipgh2 on Fri Apr 26, 2013 9:46 am

Molinari and Anderson tweeted yesterday the Pens first playoff game will more than likely be Wednesday.

Pens can't play Saturday the 4th, the Pittsburgh Power have a home game.
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Re: Round 1 Schedule Speculation

Postby mbowman14 on Fri Apr 26, 2013 9:56 am

llipgh2 wrote:Molinari and Anderson tweeted yesterday the Pens first playoff game will more than likely be Wednesday.

Pens can't play Saturday the 4th, the Pittsburgh Power have a home game.

Great info, thanks.
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Re: Round 1 Schedule Speculation

Postby CERV96 on Fri Apr 26, 2013 10:03 am

llipgh2 wrote:Molinari and Anderson tweeted yesterday the Pens first playoff game will more than likely be Wednesday.

Pens can't play Saturday the 4th, the Pittsburgh Power have a home game.


That works cause it's not like many people go to the Power game.
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Re: Round 1 Schedule Speculation

Postby DocEmrick on Fri Apr 26, 2013 10:16 am

Neither Crosby nor Malkin have EVER scored on Nabokov.

And they're both aware of that.
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Re: Round 1 Schedule Speculation

Postby skullman80 on Fri Apr 26, 2013 10:17 am

No game on my birthday(May 4th) would make me :(
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Re: Round 1 Schedule Speculation

Postby Bioshock on Fri Apr 26, 2013 10:35 am

Pens in 3
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Re: Round 1 Schedule Speculation

Postby no name on Fri Apr 26, 2013 11:00 am

There are 3 possible teams we can play in round 1, you better check if their arena is open on the away games you selcted.

Hate afternoon games, the earliest a NHL game should start is 3. That is the earliest i feel ok cracking open a beer, i can't start drinking at 12:30 just ruins the rest of the day for me.
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Re: Round 1 Schedule Speculation

Postby Idoit40fans on Fri Apr 26, 2013 11:03 am

I have no problem cracking a beer open at any time. When I was single, Saturdays were usually soccer days, so beers were cracked open as soon as the match was on. Now I get angry looks when I do that...plus blackburn isn't televised.
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Re: Round 1 Schedule Speculation

Postby stopper40 on Fri Apr 26, 2013 11:03 am

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Re: Round 1 Schedule Speculation

Postby Admin on Fri Apr 26, 2013 12:23 pm

no name wrote:There are 3 possible teams we can play in round 1, you better check if their arena is open on the away games you selcted.

MSG, Scotiabank and Nassau are available for the dates I selected.
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Re: Round 1 Schedule Speculation

Postby MSL2 on Fri Apr 26, 2013 6:26 pm

FWIW my ticketmaster / Penguins account list the HOME dates as follows:

Round 1=
HG1- 5/1
HG2- 5/3
HG3- 5/10
HG4- 5/13

Round 2=
HG1- 5/15
HG2- 5/17
HG3- 5/23
HG4- 5/28

They list these dates but also still say TBD.
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Re: Round 1 Schedule Speculation

Postby Pitts on Fri Apr 26, 2013 7:17 pm

no name wrote:There are 3 possible teams we can play in round 1,

The Pens are playing the Islanders: http://www.nhl.com/ice/standings.htm#?n ... v-stn-main
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Re: Round 1 Schedule Speculation

Postby Beveridge on Fri Apr 26, 2013 7:20 pm

Pitts wrote:
no name wrote:There are 3 possible teams we can play in round 1,

The Pens are playing the Islanders: http://www.nhl.com/ice/standings.htm#?n ... v-stn-main


If Isles lose tonight. Otherwise it's wide open again.
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Re: Round 1 Schedule Speculation

Postby Pitts on Fri Apr 26, 2013 7:24 pm

Beveridge wrote:
Pitts wrote:
no name wrote:There are 3 possible teams we can play in round 1,

The Pens are playing the Islanders: http://www.nhl.com/ice/standings.htm#?n ... v-stn-main


If Isles lose tonight. Otherwise it's wide open again.

Yeah, I think I jumped the gun there a bit. lol..too excited for playoff hockey!!!
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