With the series even at 2-2, Ottawa Senators takes on Pittsburgh Penguins in the in the Eastern Conference Final, game 5 Sunday evening. The game tips off at 3:00 PM EST in PPG Paints Arena, Pittsburgh. NBCSN (US) will be doing the national TV coverage while the game can be watched online live on FuboTV.
The Conference final have now come down to best of three, with a win in game 4, the defending champions, Pens are all pumped up to clinch their second straight title.
Date and Time: May 21st, 2017 3:00 PM EST
Venue: PPG Paints Arena, Pittsburgh
TV: NBCSN (US)
In game 4, chasing a 3-0 deficit, goals from Clarke MacArthur and Tom Pyatt gave the Sens’ a sign of relief before falling 3-2 to the Pens.
The Sens are hopeful of having for both Alex Burrows and Mark Borowiecki for making a return in Game 5.
Bobby Ryan is the man to watch out for, he has points in 3 of the 4 games in this series now and his (1G + 4A) 5 total points makes him the leading scorer in the Eastern Conference Final.
Blueliner Olli Maatta took the charge for the Pens scoring his first career playoff goal in the game 4 while working off of a rush play with just 46 seconds left in the first period to give Pittsburgh a 1-0 lead. Also, he skated a game-high 24:58 minutes in that game.
Captain Sidney Crosby scored the crucial goal on the power play, also, added an assist in the game 4 win.
The Penguins continue to be without their two best offensive defensemen in Kris Letang (herniated disc) and Justin Schultz (upper-body).