RALEIGH, N.C. — The Pittsburgh Penguins salvaged a point. They were nearly skated out of the barn against the Carolina Hurricanes in the first period, but goalie Tristan Jarry kept them in the game.
The Penguins scored a pair of third period goals to force overtime before losing 3-2 at PNC Arena.
We took reader questions and addressed a few statements. Fans seemed to be split between praising the comeback and slamming the necessity for it.
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I think of particular interest, I also offered a hard look at the Penguins’ game–how they play Carolina and the system breakdowns. The Penguins get sucked into Carolina’s man-to-man system, but their mistakes are too great.
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