Edmonton Oilers’ and Penguins’ Playoff Exits Feel Different

The Eastern Conference series followed a similar format; after a loss in Game 1, the Penguins tied the series in Game 2, only to drop the next two decisions. Disappointment for fans and players alike, especially because the teams that beat them made little noise in the following round. Groundhog Day All Over Again Fast forward to 2020-21, and these two teams were in the dance once again.