The Pittsburgh Penguins are a professional NHL hockey franchise based in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. The team was founded in 1967 along with the Philadelphia Flyers, who are also based in Pennsylvania. Both teams compete in the Metropolitan Division of the NHL's Eastern Conference. The Penguins play their home games at Consol Energy Center.
The Penguins' team colors are black, gold, and white. They are led by team captain, Sidney Crosby.