On this day in...
2008 - Petr Sykora scored with 10:03 left into the third overtime to
push the Penguins past the Red Wings to stave-off elimination in Game 5
of the final. Detroit leads the series, three games to two. (Game ended
on June 3)
2009 - Maxime Talbot scored twice and Sergei
Gonchar's powerplay goal in the third period proved to be the winner as
the Pens took Game 3 in the Stanley Cup Final from the Detroit Red
Wings, 4-2. Detroit led the series, 2-1.
2009 - Pittsburgh Post-Gazette hockey writer Dave Molinari was honored by the Hockey Hall of Fame with the Elmer Ferguson Award.
1962 - RW Dan Frawley
H/T: http://pittsburghhockey.net/ (Highly recommended)