NASHVILLE – The Pittsburgh Penguins defeated Nashville Predators 2-0 Sunday night in Game 6 to become NHL champions.
Sidney Crosby and his team are returning to Pittsburgh with the Stanley Cup. They won the final series 4-2.
The Penguins are the first team in nearly two decades to be back-to-back champions.
Patric Hornqvist scored with 1:35 left and Matt Murray made 27 saves for his second straight shutout.
We’re going dancing with Lord Stanley! Your Pittsburgh Penguins are the 2017 Stanley Cup Champions. pic.twitter.com/CXNamxnPk0
— Pittsburgh Penguins (@penguins) June 12, 2017
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