GAME PREVIEW 🏒
The Penguins hit the road for back-to-back games against Buffalo Sabres at KeyBank Center. Today's game is the first-ever joint Pride Game in the NHL. Pittsburgh has points in 23 of its last 25 games against Buffalo (20-2-3) dating back to October 5, 2013. During that span, the Penguins have outscored the Sabres by a 95-46 margin. The Penguins have an active 14-game point streak versus the Sabres in Buffalo (12-0-2). Going back further, they're 14-1-2 in their last 17 road games against Buffalo. The Penguins have earned points in 11 of their last 13 games overall (9-2-2).
Today, the Penguins begin their seventh set of back-to-back games this season. Pittsburgh is scheduled to have nine sets of back-to-back games in 2020-21. Thus far, the Penguins are 9-2-1 in back-to-backs (6-0-0 the first night; 3-2-1 the second night).