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Wednesday, April 18, 2012
Tips for Penguins to finish up with dignity

By Steve Etheridge
Special to ESPN.COM

If the Pittsburgh Penguins were inmates at a maximum-security prison, their performance on Sunday probably would’ve cost them a shot at parole. Classless and self-destructive, the game put them down 3-0 in the series, and at this point their Stanley Cup hopes seem as barren as Pierre McGuire’s scalp. But can they end their season with a stroke of dignity? It’ll be tough, but if they take our advice they might stand a chance.

Sidney Crosby
Can Sidney Crosby and the Pens rebound from a 3-0 deficit? Unlikely, but they can go down with dignity.