Kühnhackl and Penguins continue on course for playoffs
The Pittsburgh Penguins, led by national player Tom Kühnhackl, consolidate second place in the Metropolitan Division in the East. They beat Philadelphia in extra time.
German national ice hockey player Tom Kühnhackl has taken another step towards the play-offs in the North American professional league NHL with defending champion Pittsburgh Penguins.
The team of the striker, who remained without scorer points, won 5-4 against the Philadelphia Flyers after extra time.
Superstar Sydney Crosby, who scored 4-3, played his teammate Bryan Rust, who scored the decisive goal (63rd) in overtime.
The Penguins thus consolidated second place in the Metropolitan Division in the East six games before the end of regular season.