7:00 PM

Prudential Center
Listen to the game at [WXDX]
Check out the enemy:
New Jersey Devils blog “Running With The Devils
Gameday 41.
The mid-point of the season and the Pens final game of 2009.
For all of our 2000s retrospective stuff, click the links below:
The 20 Most Memorable Penguin Goals of the Decade: [Part One] [Part Two]
A Decade Through The Fire: The 2000s [Part One]
We’ll have some more coming up.
New Jersey.
The Devils have had the Penguins’ number this season.
They’ve beaten the Pens by a combined total of 12-2 in three games.
All of those games were at Mellon Arena.
The Devils have won four in a row at home.
Want free stuff?
We’ve got two tickets to the Pitt/Lousiville game on January 16 to give away.
Pittsburgh Budget Cars, who offers used cars in Pittsburgh, is supplying the prize.
In addition to the to the tickets you can win:
  • A game parking pass
  • Free battery and charging system test
  • Free alignment check
  • Free season check (winter, vacation)
  • Free a/c performance check
  • Lube, oil, and filter change $5.00 off.
  • State inspection and emission inspection $10.00 off
  • Car Detailing – discount to $25
Here’s how you win:
All you have to do is post to us on Twitter (@pensblog) the final score of the game, and the player that will score the winning goal. The tiebreaker is the guessing the amount of people in attendance in New Jersey.
All selections must be in by 7:08. Here is our Twitter page. [Pensblog]

Mario Lemieux was named to the Order of Canada, one of Canada’s highest civilian honors.
The Winter Classic could be facing a rain delay.
The Canucks have placed Mathieu Schneider on waivers and he has cleared.
Brent Johnson will get the start in net tonight.
Here are the Pens proposed lines:
Chris Kunitz – Sidney Crosby – Pascal Dupuis
Mike Rupp – Evgeni Malkin – Bill Guerin
Matt Cooke – Jordan Staal – Tyler Kennedy
Max Talbot – Craig Adams – Eric Godard

Sergei Gonchar – Mark Eaton
Brooks Orpik – Kris Letang
Jay McKee – Alex Goligoski

Fedotenko and Skoula will be scratched.

Do it.

Go Pens.