Flyers vs. Penguins: Game 6

The Philadelphia Flyers clinched Round 1 of the Stanley Cup Playoffs on Sunday at home against their cross-state rivals, the Pittsburgh Penguins.

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Evgeni Malkin #71 of the Pittsburgh Penguins is sent flying by the stick of Erik Gustaffson #26 of the Philadelphia Flyers as Flyers goalie Ilya Bryzgalov #30 watches the puck in the first period of Game Six of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Wells Fargo Center.
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Scott Hartnell #19 of the Philadelphia Flyers celebrates his goal with teammates at the bench in the first period of Game Six of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals against the Pittsburgh Penguins during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Wells Fargo Center on April 22, 2012 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
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Simon Despres #47 of the Pittsburgh Penguins is checked by Max Talbot #27 of the Philadelphia Flyers in the first period of Game 6.
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Sidney Crosby #87 of the Pittsburgh Penguins tries to control the puck as James van Riemsdyk #21 of the Philadelphia Flyers tries to get it in the first period.
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Kris Letang of the Pittsburgh Penguins checks Brayden Schenn of the Philadelphia Flyers in the first period.
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Penguins goalie Marc-Andre Fleury just gets his stick on the puck to make a save on Claude Giroux of the Philadelphia Flyers in the second period.
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Flyers Eric Wellwood gets checked by Brian Strait of the Pittsburgh in the second period of Game 6. Flyers led 4 - 1 going into Period 3.
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PHILADELPHIA, PA - APRIL 22: Sidney Crosby #87 of the Pittsburgh Penguins skates past Philadelphia Flyers fans holding signs referring to him as he tries to pressure the Flyers late in the third period of Game Six of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals as the Flyers eliminated the Penguins by winning the game 5-1 during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Wells Fargo Center on April 22, 2012 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Paul Bereswill/Getty Images)
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PHILADELPHIA, PA - APRIL 22: Evgeni Malkin #71 of the Pittsburgh Penguins watches his shot get stopped by Flyers goalie Ilya Bryzgalov #30 while Flyers Sean Couturier #14 stands by in the background in the third period of Game Six of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Wells Fargo Center on April 22, 2012 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Flyers won the game 5-1 to eliminate the Penguins from the playoffs (Photo by Paul Bereswill/Getty Images)
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PHILADELPHIA, PA - APRIL 22: Sidney Crosby #87 of the Pittsburgh Penguins leads the line of his team as they give the traditional handshake to memebers of the Philadelphia Flyers after the Flyers defeated the Penguins 5-1 in Game Six of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals to eliminate the Pittsburgh Penguins during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Wells Fargo Center on April 22, 2012 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Paul Bereswill/Getty Images)
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PHILADELPHIA, PA - APRIL 22: Erik Gustaffson #26 of the Philadelphia Flyers celebrates scoring a goal in the second period of Game Six of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals against the Pittsburgh Penguins during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Wells Fargo Center on April 22, 2012 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Flyers won the game 5-1 to eliminate the Penguins from the playoffs (Photo by Paul Bereswill/Getty Images)
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PHILADELPHIA, PA - APRIL 22: Philadelphia Flyers fans cheer their team after the Flyers won Game Six of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals 5-1 over the Pittsburgh Penguins to eliminate the Penguins from the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Wells Fargo Center on April 22, 2012 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Paul Bereswill/Getty Images)
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