The Penguins lost game 1 of the series to the Flyers 7-2 on May 3. Next, the Pens turned it around in the rematch game, winning 7-3! Kris Letang had 2 assists over both games! Bringing his season total to 36 assists and 43 points. He is currently in 5th place in total points among defensemen this season and 3rd place in total assists! Go Kris Go!
Game 1 Recap (May 3) and Game 2 Recap (May 4)
May 4, 2021; Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA; Linesman Pierre Racicot (65) shakes hands with Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Kris Letang (58) after game against the Philadelphia Flyers at Wells Fargo Center. Mandatory Credit: Eric Hartline-USA TODAY Sports
May 4, 2021; Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA; Philadelphia Flyers center Sean Couturier (14) and right wing Travis Konecny (11) battle battle for the puck against Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Kris Letang (58) during the third period at Wells Fargo Center. Mandatory Credit: Eric Hartline-USA TODAY Sports
PHILADELPHIA, PA – MAY 04: Pittsburgh Penguins Defenceman Kris Letang (58) grabs Philadelphia Flyers Defenceman Travis Sanheim (6) in the third period during the game between the Pittsburgh Penguins and Philadelphia Flyers on May 04, 2021 at Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia, PA. (Photo by Kyle Ross/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images)
PHILADELPHIA, PA – MAY 04: Travis Sanheim #6 of the Philadelphia Flyers collides with Kris Letang #58 of the Pittsburgh Penguins as they battle for the loose puck at the Wells Fargo Center on May 4, 2021 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The Penguins went on to defeat the Flyers 7-3. (Photo by Len Redkoles/NHLI via Getty Images)