PITTSBURGH– The Pittsburgh Penguins were ready for the playoffs to kick off against the Philadelphia Flyers.
The team proved that, scoring early and often while shutting out the Flyers by a 7-0 tally and taking a 1-0 series lead.
C Sidney Crosby had a hat trick and four other Penguins had goals in the rout.
The team opened the scoring with less than 3 minutes left in the game and never looked back.
Game Two is scheduled for Friday, April 13 at 7 p.m.