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 Post subject: Pens vs Caps Game 2 game comments
PostPosted: Sun Apr 29, 2018 12:15 pm 
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Malkin is a game-time decision.
Surprisingly, Malkin spoke about his injury a few days ago. Said that the knee didn't feel right but I'm guessing swelling has been an issue for the past few days.

I expect the Caps to come pushing play. Hopefully, that means we can some breakdowns and good chances to counter when they cheat. Goes both ways.
Penguins projected lineup
Jake Guentzel -- Sidney Crosby -- Patric Hornqvist

Dominik Simon -- Riley Sheahan -- Phil Kessel

Conor Sheary -- Derick Brassard -- Bryan Rust

Zach Aston-Reese -- Carter Rowney -- Tom Kuhnhackl

Brian Dumoulin -- Kris Letang

Olli Maatta -- Justin Schultz

Jamie Oleksiak -- Chad Ruhwedel

Matt Murray

Casey DeSmith

Scratched: Matt Hunwick, Carter Rowney, Josh Jooris , Daniel Sprong, Thomas Di Pauli, Adam Johnson, Teddy Blueger, Garrett Wilson, Jean-Sebastien Dea, Lukas Bengtsson, Chris Summers, Jarred Tinordi, Andrey Pedan, Tristan Jarry, Michael Leighton

Injured: Evgeni Malkin (lower body), Carl Hagelin (upper body)

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 Post subject: Re: Pens vs Caps Game 2 game comments
PostPosted: Sun Apr 29, 2018 12:39 pm 
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Why is Daniel Sprong highlighted?

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 Post subject: Re: Pens vs Caps Game 2 game comments
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How does the lineup change if Geno plays?

Is it simply a matter of moving Sheahan to 4th line and scratching Rowney?


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PostPosted: Sun Apr 29, 2018 1:27 pm 
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win be so big today..considering how shitty the pens were at home vs philly it might be necessary ! hope they don't relax knowing malkin in the lineup....caps gonna be playing in desperation mode.


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 Post subject: Re: Pens vs Caps Game 2 game comments
PostPosted: Sun Apr 29, 2018 1:42 pm 
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steel wrote:
How does the lineup change if Geno plays?

Is it simply a matter of moving Sheahan to 4th line and scratching Rowney?


Couple contrasting developments yesterday....
*Malkin skated with the 4th line in practice.
*When asked if Malkin would skate with the 4th line in the game, Sully essentially squashed that idea.

Seems as though IF Malkin goes, he'll be back on the second line, Sheahan with the 4th, Rowney scratched. I dunno...wouldn't be surprised if Malkin sits again.


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 Post subject: Re: Pens vs Caps Game 2 game comments
PostPosted: Sun Apr 29, 2018 2:03 pm 
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No Go for Malkin...

http://triblive.com/sports/penguins/135 ... t-capitals


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I highlighted Sprong because so many have clamored for him to get yet another chance. I'm just having a little fun.

No Malkin-hmm...he was complaining yesterday that his conditioning was off. Knee injuries suck.

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 Post subject: Re: Pens vs Caps Game 2 game comments
PostPosted: Sun Apr 29, 2018 3:05 pm 
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No Malkin, No Hags again

Pressure is on the CRAPS

If they lose 2 at home, against the Pens when we are missing 2 of our top 6 forwards.... - whew, that would be really really bad


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fractalsteel wrote:
I highlighted Sprong because so many have clamored for him to get yet another chance. I'm just having a little fun.

No Malkin-hmm...he was complaining yesterday that his conditioning was off. Knee injuries suck.

damn..


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 Post subject: Re: Pens vs Caps Game 2 game comments
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Not to steal the Pens thunder here, but if you’re interested in baseball, you might want to flip the Buccos game on. Nick Kingham is making his major league debut. 0-0 going into the bottom of the sixth. Pirates have only 3 hits...that’s three more than the Cards. Oh...and when the. Adds come back up to the plate, they’ll be starting their third time through the order.

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 Post subject: Re: Pens vs Caps Game 2 game comments
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Let's go Pens!


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 Post subject: Re: Pens vs Caps Game 2 game comments
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Jobus Rum wrote:
Not to steal the Pens thunder here, but if you’re interested in baseball, you might want to flip the Buccos game on. Nick Kingham is making his major league debut. 0-0 going into the bottom of the sixth. Pirates have only 3 hits...that’s three more than the Cards. Oh...and when the. Adds come back up to the plate, they’ll be starting their third time through the order.


No thanks.


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 Post subject: Re: Pens vs Caps Game 2 game comments
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Baseball season doesn't start until the Pens are done.


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 Post subject: Re: Pens vs Caps Game 2 game comments
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Following our game plan from last game I see. Let's hope it ends the same.


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 Post subject: Re: Pens vs Caps Game 2 game comments
PostPosted: Sun Apr 29, 2018 3:23 pm 
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Jobus Rum wrote:
Not to steal the Pens thunder here, but if you’re interested in baseball, you might want to flip the Buccos game on. Nick Kingham is making his major league debut. 0-0 going into the bottom of the sixth. Pirates have only 3 hits...that’s three more than the Cards. Oh...and when the. Adds come back up to the plate, they’ll be starting their third time through the order.
Who would choose a baseball game in April over playoff penguins hockey?

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 Post subject: Re: Pens vs Caps Game 2 game comments
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You’ve got to be kidding me. Gonna need more effort than that Hornquist


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Hornqvist with the primary assist.

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Just such a shit way to start. You don’t go down in the hole like that AGAIN that early in the game. Same guys too; Kuznetsov and Ovie


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 Post subject: Re: Pens vs Caps Game 2 game comments
PostPosted: Sun Apr 29, 2018 3:26 pm 
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COR-TEN wrote:
Jobus Rum wrote:
Not to steal the Pens thunder here, but if you’re interested in baseball, you might want to flip the Buccos game on. Nick Kingham is making his major league debut. 0-0 going into the bottom of the sixth. Pirates have only 3 hits...that’s three more than the Cards. Oh...and when the. Adds come back up to the plate, they’ll be starting their third time through the order.
Who would choose a baseball game in April over playoff penguins hockey?


I don’t have to choose.

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 Post subject: Re: Pens vs Caps Game 2 game comments
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And right over Murray’s hand again.


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Sloppy as shit in our own end.


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 Post subject: Re: Pens vs Caps Game 2 game comments
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Orangesteel wrote:
And right over Murray’s hand again.

his kryptonite for sure...easing into game again.


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 Post subject: Re: Pens vs Caps Game 2 game comments
PostPosted: Sun Apr 29, 2018 3:32 pm 
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They're playing PK 5 on 5.

Hopefully murray can keep it to 1 goal until they wake up.

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Stop being so damn cute. Shoot the puck.


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 Post subject: Re: Pens vs Caps Game 2 game comments
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That was a power play, yes?

Didn't look like it.

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