|Posted on March 30, 2013 at 11:40 AM|
[Photo: Gregory Shamus/NHLI via Getty Images]
Jarome Iginla will be making his Pittsburgh Penguins debut today versus the New York Islanders at 1:00 PM ET. Stay here for live updates via Twitter and pictures of Iginla in his new Penguins jersey.
Jarome Iginla was traded to the Pittsburgh Penguins on Thurday. In exchange, the Calgary Flames recieved Pittsburgh's first-round pick from the 2013 NHL Draft, and the rights to Kenneth Agostino and Ben Hanowski.
"They have a great team here, chemistry, great leadership," ... "I'm just here to fit in, compete and work hard. I'm thrilled to join them." - Jarome Iginla on joining the Pittsburgh penguins via NHL.com.
Live Game Updates:
Update: Penguins win 2-0. Iginla a plus one in his debut. No points.
Update: James Neal scores to make it 2-0. Assists go to Malkin and Murray.
Update: Matt Cooke scores to make it 1-0 Penguins.
Update: Still 0-0 with three minutes left in the second. Iginla has two shots and two hits.
Update: Crosby will not be returning to the game after getting hit in the mouth with the puck. More details here.
Jarome Iginla after his first period as a Pittsburgh Penguin.
Update: Penguins being outshot 9-1 with 10 minutes left in the first period. Stil 0-0.
Update: Puck drop! Early on, Crosby takes puck off face. Goes off for repairs. Will likely need stitches, should be okay.
Another great shot of Iginla and Crosby warming up prior to the game against the Isles. [Photo: Gene J. Puskar]
First look at Jarome Iginla in his Pittsburgh Penguins uniform via Pens Instagram
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