2016 Stanley Cup Final: Penguins vs. Sharks game five open thread, stream, and how to watch

The Penguins have a chance to take the Stanley Cup at home tonight.

When the Pittsburgh Penguins took game four by a score of 3-1 on the road, they earned themselves a chance to do something that every team dreams of. They earned the chance to close out the playoffs and win the Stanley Cup on home ice. Meanwhile, the Sharks will be looking to spoil that dream and keep their own hopes alive.

There should be no changes in nets, as Martin Jones will start for the Sharks, going up against the Penguins' Matt Murray.

TV Schedule:

8:00 PM EDT on CBC , TVA Sports, NBC

Tale of the Tape

Sharks Statistics Penguins
13-9 Record 15-7
50.6% Score-Adjusted Corsi % 51.7%
39 5v5 Goals For 42
26 5v5 Goals Against 33
60.0% 5v5 Goal For % 56.0%

Stanley Cup Final: Game five- Stream courtesy of CBC

Can San Jose keep their hopes alive, or will Lord Stanley's mug be handed to Sidney Crosby for Pittsburgh's celebration tonight? Let us know what you think in the comment section!

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