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Game Preview: 11.06.21 vs. MIN

Game Preview: 11.06.21 vs. MIN

GM 10 | NOV. 6 | 7: 00 PM ET | PPG PAINTS ARENA

WATCH: ATTSN, ESPN+ (OUTSIDE PIT, MIN) | LISTEN: 105.9 The XPenguins Radio Community

PIT: 4 – 3 – 2 (10 pts)

MIN: 6 – 3 (12 pts)


The Penguins enact their eight-recreation homestand as they gather on the Minnesota Wild at PPG Paints Enviornment.

Pittsburgh is facing off against Minnesota for the first time since January 14, 2020 – a 7-3 preserve for the Penguins.

The Penguins enter tonight’s recreation with wins in five-consecutive games versus the Wild.

Right here at house, the Penguins are 6-1-0 in their closing seven games versus the Wild.

Tonight’s recreation is the closing recreation of a season-long eight-recreation homestand (3-3-1).



The Penguins are 3-0-2 with Kris Letang within the lineup this season when put next with 1-3-0 with out him.

Jeff Carter has 30 facets (14G-16A) in 39 profession games against the Wild. In his closing eight games versus them, he has three targets, five assists and eight facets.

Dominik Simon has four facets (3G-1A) in five profession games versus Minnesota. His .80 facets-per-recreation moderate is his 2nd most practical (tied) versus any one team (Unusual York Rangers, .88)

Danton Heinen leads Pittsburgh with seven facets (4G-3A) this season. Only 10 gamers who’re taking half in on a unusual team this season (including rookies and Seattle) include recorded extra facets than Heinen’s seven.

Amongst skaters with no much less than 15 shorthanded faceoffs, Teddy Blueger‘s 59.1% preserve-payment is seventh most effective within the NHL.


Video: Rust speaks with the media.


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