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The Pittsburgh Penguins are a professional ice hockey team based in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. They are members of the Metropolitan Division of the Eastern Conference of the National Hockey League . The franchise was founded in 1967 as one of the first expansion teams during the league's original expansion from six to twelve teams. The Penguins played in the Civic Arena, also known to Pittsburgh fans as "The Igloo", from the time of their inception through the end of the 2009–10 season. They moved into their new arena, PPG Paints Arena, to begin the 2010–11 NHL season. They have qualified for five Stanley Cup Finals, winning the Stanley Cup four times – in 1991, 1992, 2009, and 2016.

Pittsburgh Penguins
2016–17 Pittsburgh Penguins season
Pittsburgh Penguins logo.png
Conference Eastern
Division Metropolitan
Founded 1967
History Pittsburgh Penguins
1967–present
Home arena PPG Paints Arena
City Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Colors Black, Pittsburgh Gold, White
              
Media Root Sports Pittsburgh
The X (105.9 FM)
ESPN Pittsburgh (970 AM)
Pittsburgh Penguins Radio Network
Owner(s) Ronald Burkle
Mario Lemieux
General manager Jim Rutherford
Head coach Mike Sullivan
Captain Sidney Crosby
Minor league affiliates Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins (AHL)
Wheeling Nailers (ECHL)
Stanley Cups 4 (1990–91, 1991–92, 2008–09, 2015–16)
Conference championships 5 (1990–91, 1991–92, 2007–08, 2008–09, 2015–16)
Presidents' Trophy 1 (1992–93)
Division championships 8 (1990–91, 1992–93, 1993–94, 1995–96, 1997–98, 2007–08, 2012–13, 2013–14)
Official website www.nhl.com/penguins

The Pittsburgh Penguins are a professional ice hockey team based in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. They are members of the Metropolitan Division of the Eastern Conference of the National Hockey League (NHL). The franchise was founded in 1967 as one of the first expansion teams during the league's original expansion from six to twelve teams. The Penguins played in the Civic Arena, also known to Pittsburgh fans as "The Igloo", from the time of their inception through the end of the 2009–10 season. They moved into their new arena, PPG Paints Arena, to begin the 2010–11 NHL season. They have qualified for five Stanley Cup Finals, winning the Stanley Cup four times – in 1991, 1992, 2009, and 2016.

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