The NHL is hosting a few “cities to cities” games during the lockout, but one of the most anticipated will be a series between the Pittsburgh Penguins and New York Islanders.
The Islanders have won five straight games and have a 2-1-1 record in these series.
The Penguins are 1-3-1 with a 4-2-2 record.
The Pens are currently sitting in last place in the Metropolitan Division and are in the bottom three of the Metropolitan Conference.
The series will be played on March 10, 2020, at the Bell Centre in Pittsburgh.
The teams will travel to the island nation of Croatia to play on March 14, 2020.
The NHL will have a new TV partner on the island, the Croatian Football Federation.
The Island is in the southern part of Croatia, close to the Russian border, and the city of Zagreb is the capital of the country.
The games will be broadcast live on Eurosport.
The two teams will play seven games in the span of six days.
Fans can also follow the games on social media.
Here are some of the highlights of the series: The Pens have been a regular participant in these games.
They have won six straight, with a 5-3 record.
Their only loss was to the Islanders on Dec. 6, 2021.
The Isles have a 9-6-1 home record.
On the road, they are 5-4-1 at home and 6-5-1 on the road.
The Flyers have won four straight and have played five games at home.
They are 4-6 on the year, with four losses and one tie.
The Bruins have won two straight and played four games at the Air Canada Centre in Toronto.
They currently sit in last in the East, with one game remaining.
They play the Washington Capitals on March 16, 2020 at 5:00 p.m.
The Capitals are 7-9-1 in their last 10 games.
The Kings are 5.5-4 on the season.
The Lightning are 5 -1-0 in their past eight games.
Here’s a look at the rest of the schedule.
The first game of the Eastern Conference series between Pittsburgh and New Jersey is scheduled for March 16 at 6:00 PM ET in Buffalo, NY.
The third game of that series will take place on March 23 at 8:00 AM ET in New Jersey.
The final game of this series will not be played until April 14 at 6pm ET in Philadelphia.
The Sharks are 1 -4-0 all-time in these two games.
Pittsburgh is 0 -1 in these three games.
New York is 0-1 all-Time in these four games.