The Senators had everything to lose on Friday night as they faced
elimination against the Penguins in Game 5. The home crowd in Pittsburgh
was loud and proud as the Penguins pushed through to the third round of
the Stanley Cup playoffs with a 6-2 victory. Here are some highlights
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