PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — The Pittsburgh Penguins now have their Round 2 opponent.
The Washington Capitals advanced to Round 2 of the NHL playoffs with their 6-3 win against the Columbus Blue Jackets in Columbus on Monday night.>
Left: Sidney Crosby (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images), Right: Alex Ovechkin (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)
This will be the third year in a row that the Penguins face the Capitals in the second round of the playoffs.
In 2016, the Penguins defeated the Capitals 4-2 in the series. Last year, the Pens shut out the Capitals in Game 7.
Tickets for the first two Round 2 home games went on sale Monday morning, although the dates for those two games are not known at this time.
The Round 2 schedule has not yet been released.
Source : https://pittsburgh.cbslocal.com/2018/04/23/penguins-capitals-round-2-nhl-playoffs/