Philadelphia Flyers vs. Pittsburgh Penguins: Top 10 Intrastate Rivalry Moments

December 14th, 2010 by Erik Yost Leave a reply »
The Philadelphia Flyers and Pittsburgh Penguins have clashed in memorable games since they both entered the league together in 1967. While the Flyers have dominated the rivalry over the course of their histories, there have been stretches where the Penguins have held the advantage over the orange-and-black. 

A rivalry which was somewhat dormant for the first part of the decade has exploded as one of the league's fiercest rivalries since the lockout. 

Over the 40-plus-year history of the franchises, these two teams have created memorable moments in which fans were exhilarated, angered and even touched. There is no love lost between these franchises, but both can agree when they see Pittsburgh or Philadelphia on the upcoming schedule, the blood starts flowing, emotions rise and play is elevated. 

Here are the top 10 moments of this intrastate rivalry of the Flyers and Penguins. 

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