NHL playoffs: Penguins vs. Senators Game 4

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The Pittsburgh Penguins hung on to beat the Ottawa Senators, 3-2, in Game 4 of the NHL Eastern Conference Final on Friday, May 19, 2017, at the Canadian Tire Centre. The best-of-seven series is tied, 2-2. The series winner advances to the Stanley Cup Finals to face the winner of the Nashville Predators-Anaheim Ducks series.

Ottawa Senators left wing Mike Hoffman (68) collides
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Ottawa Senators left wing Mike Hoffman (68) collides with Pittsburgh Penguins right wing Josh Archibald (45) during the second period of Game 4 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Eastern Conference finals, Friday, May 19, 2017, in Ottawa, Ontario.

Pittsburgh Penguins center Sidney Crosby (87) celebrates his
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Pittsburgh Penguins center Sidney Crosby (87) celebrates his goal against the Ottawa Senators with teammates Phil Kessel (81), Jake Guentzel (59) and Evgeni Malkin (71) during the second period of Game 4 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Eastern Conference finals, Friday, May 19, 2017, in Ottawa, Ontario.

Pittsburgh Penguins center Evgeni Malkin (71) looks back
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Pittsburgh Penguins center Evgeni Malkin (71) looks back at Ottawa Senators defenseman Chris Wideman (6) during the second period of Game 4 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Eastern Conference finals, Friday, May 19, 2017, in Ottawa, Ontario.

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Ottawa Senators defenseman Erik Karlsson (65) controls the
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Ottawa Senators defenseman Erik Karlsson (65) controls the puck against the Pittsburgh Penguins during the second period of Game 4 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Eastern Conference finals, Friday, May 19, 2017, in Ottawa, Ontario.

Pittsburgh Penguins center Sidney Crosby (87) celebrates his
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Pittsburgh Penguins center Sidney Crosby (87) celebrates his goal on Ottawa Senators goalie Craig Anderson (41) during the second period of Game 4 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Eastern Conference finals, Friday, May 19, 2017, in Ottawa, Ontario.

Pittsburgh Penguins center Sidney Crosby (87) scores on
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Pittsburgh Penguins center Sidney Crosby (87) scores on Ottawa Senators goalie Craig Anderson (41) as Senators left wing Viktor Stalberg (24) defends during the second period of Game 4 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Eastern Conference finals, Friday, May 19, 2017, in Ottawa, Ontario.

Ottawa Senators right wing Bobby Ryan (9) collides
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Ottawa Senators right wing Bobby Ryan (9) collides with Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Ian Cole (28) during the second period of Game 4 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Eastern Conference finals, Friday, May 19, 2017, in Ottawa, Ontario.

Pittsburgh Penguins goalie Matt Murray (30) makes a
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Pittsburgh Penguins goalie Matt Murray (30) makes a save on Ottawa Senators right wing Mark Stone (61) during the second period of Game 4 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Eastern Conference finals, Friday, May 19, 2017, in Ottawa, Ontario.

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Pittsburgh Penguins center Sidney Crosby (87) celebrates his
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Pittsburgh Penguins center Sidney Crosby (87) celebrates his goal with teammates Phil Kessel (81), Jake Guentzel (59) and Evgeni Malkin (71) as Ottawa Senators center Tom Pyatt (10) skates by during the second period of Game 4 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Eastern Conference finals, Friday, May 19, 2017, in Ottawa, Ontario.

Pittsburgh Penguins center Sidney Crosby (87) scores on
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Pittsburgh Penguins center Sidney Crosby (87) scores on Ottawa Senators goalie Craig Anderson (41) during the second period of Game 4 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Eastern Conference finals, Friday, May 19, 2017, in Ottawa, Ontario.

Pittsburgh Penguins goalie Matt Murray (30) makes a
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Pittsburgh Penguins goalie Matt Murray (30) makes a save as Ottawa Senators center Zack Smith (15) and Penguins defenseman Brian Dumoulin (8) battle in front during the first period of Game 4 of the Eastern Conference Final during the 2017 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Canadian Tire Centre on May 19, 2017 in Ottawa.

Ottawa Senators goalie Craig Anderson (41) makes a
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Ottawa Senators goalie Craig Anderson (41) makes a save as Pittsburgh Penguins center Sidney Crosby (87) and Senators defenseman Cody Ceci (5) watch during the first period of Game 4 of the Eastern Conference Final during the 2017 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Canadian Tire Centre on May 19, 2017 in Ottawa.

Ian Cole #28 of the Pittsburgh Penguins fights
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Ian Cole #28 of the Pittsburgh Penguins fights with Bobby Ryan #9 of the Ottawa Senators during the first period in Game 4 of the Eastern Conference Final during the 2017 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Canadian Tire Centre on May 19, 2017 in Ottawa.

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Pittsburgh Penguins right wing Carter Rowney (37) is
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Pittsburgh Penguins right wing Carter Rowney (37) is checked by Ottawa Senators center Jean-Gabriel Pageau (44) during the first period of Game 4 of the Eastern Conference Final during the 2017 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Canadian Tire Centre on May 19, 2017 in Ottawa.

Ottawa Senators center Jean-Gabriel Pageau (44) checks Pittsburgh
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Ottawa Senators center Jean-Gabriel Pageau (44) checks Pittsburgh Penguins right wing Carter Rowney (37) during the first period of Game 4 of the Eastern Conference Final during the 2017 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Canadian Tire Centre on May 19, 2017 in Ottawa.

Ottawa Senators right wing Bobby Ryan (9) checks
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Ottawa Senators right wing Bobby Ryan (9) checks Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Chad Ruhwedel (2) during the first period of Game 4 of the Eastern Conference Final during the 2017 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Canadian Tire Centre on May 19, 2017 in Ottawa.

Mark Stone #61 of the Ottawa Senators checks
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Mark Stone #61 of the Ottawa Senators checks Brian Dumoulin #8 of the Pittsburgh Penguins during the first period in Game 4 of the Eastern Conference Final during the 2017 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Canadian Tire Centre on May 19, 2017 in Ottawa.

Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Chad Ruhwedel (2) is held
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Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Chad Ruhwedel (2) is held up by Ottawa Senators' Tom Pyatt (10) and Kyle Turris (7) during the first period of Game 4 of the Eastern Conference Final during the 2017 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Canadian Tire Centre on May 19, 2017 in Ottawa.

Olli Maatta #3 of the Pittsburgh Penguins celebrates
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Olli Maatta #3 of the Pittsburgh Penguins celebrates with his teammates after scoring a goal against Craig Anderson #41 of the Ottawa Senators during the first period in Game 4 of the Eastern Conference Final during the 2017 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Canadian Tire Centre on May 19, 2017 in Ottawa.

Mike Sullivan of the Pittsburgh Penguins shouts against
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Mike Sullivan of the Pittsburgh Penguins shouts against the Ottawa Senators during the first period in Game 4 of the Eastern Conference Final during the 2017 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Canadian Tire Centre on May 19, 2017 in Ottawa.

Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Olli Maatta (3) celebrates his
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Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Olli Maatta (3) celebrates his goal with center Sidney Crosby (87) as Ottawa Senators center Zack Smith (15) skates past during the first period of Game 4 of the Eastern Conference Final during the 2017 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Canadian Tire Centre on May 19, 2017 in Ottawa.

Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Olli Maatta (3) celebrates his
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Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Olli Maatta (3) celebrates his goal with defenseman Trevor Daley (6) as Ottawa Senators defenseman Erik Karlsson (65) reacts during the first period of Game 4 of the Eastern Conference Final during the 2017 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Canadian Tire Centre on May 19, 2017 in Ottawa.

Trevor Daley #6, Jake Guentzel #59, Olli Maatta
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Trevor Daley #6, Jake Guentzel #59, Olli Maatta #3, Chris Kunitz #14 and Sidney Crosby #87 of the Pittsburgh Penguins stand on the ice during the national anthem prior to Game 4 of the Eastern Conference Final during the 2017 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Canadian Tire Centre on May 19, 2017 in Ottawa.

Pittsburgh Penguins center Sidney Crosby (87) controls the
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Pittsburgh Penguins center Sidney Crosby (87) controls the puck as Ottawa Senators goalie Craig Anderson (41) defends during the first period of Game 4 of the Eastern Conference Final during the 2017 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Canadian Tire Centre on May 19, 2017 in Ottawa.

Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Olli Maatta (3) celebrates his
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Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Olli Maatta (3) celebrates his goal against the Ottawa Senators with teammates during the first period of Game 4 of the Eastern Conference Final during the 2017 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Canadian Tire Centre on May 19, 2017 in Ottawa.

Matt Murray #30 of the Pittsburgh Penguins makes
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Matt Murray #30 of the Pittsburgh Penguins makes a save against the Ottawa Senators during the first period in Game 4 of the Eastern Conference Final during the 2017 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Canadian Tire Centre on May 19, 2017 in Ottawa.

Ottawa Senators center Zack Smith (15) is checked
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Ottawa Senators center Zack Smith (15) is checked by Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Olli Maatta (3) and center Scott Wilson (23) during the first period of Game 4 of the Eastern Conference Final during the 2017 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Canadian Tire Centre on May 19, 2017 in Ottawa.

Ottawa Senators center Derick Brassard (19) looks to
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Ottawa Senators center Derick Brassard (19) looks to shoot on Pittsburgh Penguins goalie Matt Murray (30) during the first period of Game 4 of the Eastern Conference Final during the 2017 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Canadian Tire Centre on May 19, 2017 in Ottawa.

Trevor Daley #6 of the Pittsburgh Penguins skates
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Trevor Daley #6 of the Pittsburgh Penguins skates for the puck against Mark Stone #61 of the Ottawa Senators during the first period in Game 4 of the Eastern Conference Final during the 2017 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Canadian Tire Centre on May 19, 2017 in Ottawa.

Ottawa Senators fans pose with a mock Stanley
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Ottawa Senators fans pose with a mock Stanley Cup prior to Game 4 of the Eastern Conference Final during the 2017 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Canadian Tire Centre on May 19, 2017 in Ottawa.

Sidney Crosby #87 of the Pittsburgh Penguins skates
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Sidney Crosby #87 of the Pittsburgh Penguins skates during warmups prior to Game 4 of the Eastern Conference Final during the 2017 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Canadian Tire Centre on May 19, 2017 in Ottawa.ages)

An Ottawa Senators fan holds up a sign
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An Ottawa Senators fan holds up a sign outside of the arena prior to Game 4 of the Eastern Conference Final during the 2017 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Canadian Tire Centre on May 19, 2017 in Ottawa.

A Pittsburgh Penguins fan holds a sign that
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A Pittsburgh Penguins fan holds a sign that reads, "Hey Crosby Please Take A Selfie With Me!" prior to Game 4 of the Eastern Conference Final during the 2017 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Canadian Tire Centre on May 19, 2017 in Ottawa.

Ottawa Senators right wing Bobby Ryan (9) checks
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Ottawa Senators right wing Bobby Ryan (9) checks Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Ian Cole (28) against the boards during the first period of Game 4 of the Eastern Conference Final during the 2017 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Canadian Tire Centre on May 19, 2017 in Ottawa.

Sidney Crosby #87 of the Pittsburgh Penguins looks
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Sidney Crosby #87 of the Pittsburgh Penguins looks to face off against the Ottawa Senators during the first period in Game 4 of the Eastern Conference Final during the 2017 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Canadian Tire Centre on May 19, 2017 in Ottawa.

Fans ham it up prior to the start
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Fans ham it up prior to the start of the game between the Ottawa Senators and the Pittsburgh Penguins in Game 4 of the Eastern Conference Final during the 2017 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Canadian Tire Centre on May 19, 2017 in Ottawa.

Viktor Stalberg #24 of the Ottawa Senators takes
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Viktor Stalberg #24 of the Ottawa Senators takes a shot on Matt Murray #30 of the Pittsburgh Penguins during the first period in Game 4 of the Eastern Conference Final during the 2017 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Canadian Tire Centre on May 19, 2017 in Ottawa.

Pittsburgh Penguins center Jake Guentzel (59) shoots wide
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Pittsburgh Penguins center Jake Guentzel (59) shoots wide of Ottawa Senators goalie Craig Anderson (41) during the first period of Game 4 of the Eastern Conference Final during the 2017 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Canadian Tire Centre on May 19, 2017 in Ottawa.

Matt Murray #30 of the Pittsburgh Penguins warms
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Matt Murray #30 of the Pittsburgh Penguins warms up in goal during warm ups prior to Game 4 of the Eastern Conference Final during the 2017 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Canadian Tire Centre on May 19, 2017 in Ottawa.

Mike Sullivan of the Pittsburgh Penguins looks on
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Mike Sullivan of the Pittsburgh Penguins looks on against the Ottawa Senators during the first period in Game 4 of the Eastern Conference Final during the 2017 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Canadian Tire Centre on May 19, 2017 in Ottawa.

Ottawa Senators goalie Craig Anderson makes a save
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Ottawa Senators goalie Craig Anderson makes a save against the Pittsburgh Penguins during the first period of Game 4 of the Eastern Conference Final during the 2017 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Canadian Tire Centre on May 19, 2017 in Ottawa.

Ottawa Senators fans pose with a Pittsburgh Penguins
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Ottawa Senators fans pose with a Pittsburgh Penguins fan and a mock Stanley Cup prior to Game 4 of the Eastern Conference Final during the 2017 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Canadian Tire Centre on May 19, 2017 in Ottawa.

A young fan greets a donut mascot at
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A young fan greets a donut mascot at the arena prior to the start of the game between of the Ottawa Senators and the Pittsburgh Penguins in Game 4 of the Eastern Conference Final during the 2017 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Canadian Tire Centre on May 19, 2017 in Ottawa.

An Ottawa Senators fan gets his face painted
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An Ottawa Senators fan gets his face painted prior to Game 4 of the Eastern Conference Final during the 2017 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Canadian Tire Centre on May 19, 2017 in Ottawa.

Pittsburgh Penguins fans pose outside of the arena
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Pittsburgh Penguins fans pose outside of the arena prior to Game 4 of the Eastern Conference Final during the 2017 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Canadian Tire Centre on May 19, 2017 in Ottawa.

Ottawa Senators fans pose with a mock Stanley
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Ottawa Senators fans pose with a mock Stanley Cup prior to Game 4 of the Eastern Conference Final during the 2017 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Canadian Tire Centre on May 19, 2017 in Ottawa.

Erik Karlsson #65 of the Ottawa Senators talks
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Erik Karlsson #65 of the Ottawa Senators talks with commentator Pierre McGuire prior to Game 4 of the Eastern Conference Final during the 2017 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Canadian Tire Centre on May 19, 2017 in Ottawa.

Evgeni Malkin #71 of the Pittsburgh Penguins warms
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Evgeni Malkin #71 of the Pittsburgh Penguins warms up prior to Game 4 of the Eastern Conference Final during the 2017 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Canadian Tire Centre on May 19, 2017 in Ottawa.

Bobby Ryan #9 of the Ottawa Senators is
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Bobby Ryan #9 of the Ottawa Senators is interviewed on the ice prior to Game 4 of the Eastern Conference Final during the 2017 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Canadian Tire Centre on May 19, 2017 in Ottawa.

Ottawa Senators goalie Craig Anderson (41) makes a
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Ottawa Senators goalie Craig Anderson (41) makes a save as Pittsburgh Penguins left wing Chris Kunitz (14) and Senators center Kyle Turris (7) vie for the puck during the first period of Game 4 of the Eastern Conference Final during the 2017 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Canadian Tire Centre on May 19, 2017 in Ottawa.

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