Who Won the 2016 Stanley Cup?

Pittsburgh Penguins

Penguins win the 2016 Stanley Cup
Date: 
Jun 12, 2016
Score: 
4-2
Runner Up: 
San Jose Sharks

Patric Hornqvist hit an empty net with 1:02 remaining in game six to give the Pittsburgh Penguins a 3-1 win and a 4-2 series win over the San Jose Sharks.

It was the fourth Stanley Cup for Pittsburgh and first since 2009. The Sharks were making their first appearance in the finals in team history.

Sidney Crosby won the Conn Smythe trophy as the MVP of the playoffs despite not scoring a goal. Phil Kessel led the Penguins in scoring during the postseason with 22 points.

Pittsburgh Penguins 4
San Jose Sharks 2

GameDateScoreSiteGame Winning Goal
GAME 1May 30Pittsburgh 3, San Jose 2Consol Energy Center, PittsburghNick Bonino
GAME 2Jun 1Pittsburgh 2, San Jose 1 (OT)Consol Energy Center, PittsburghConor Sheary
GAME 3Jun 4San Jose 3, Pittsburgh 2 (OT)SAP Center, San JoseJoonas Donskoi
GAME 4Jun 6Pittsburgh 3, San Jose 1SAP Center, San JoseEvgeni Malkin
GAME 5Jun 9San Jose 4, Pittsburgh 2Consol Energy Center, PittsburghMelker Karlsson
GAME 6Jun 12Pittsburgh 3, San Jose 1SAP Center, San JoseKris Letang

2016 NHL Playoffs

Florida Panthers2   
New York Islanders4New York Islanders1  
  Tampa Bay Lightning3 
Tampa Bay Lightning4Tampa Bay Lightning4  
Detroit Red Wings1   
   Pittsburgh Penguins4
Washington Capitals4   
Philadelphia Flyers2Washington Capitals2  
  Pittsburgh Penguins4 
Pittsburgh Penguins4Pittsburgh Penguins4  
New York Rangers1   
  PITTSBURGH PENGUINS
2016 Stanley Cup Champion
Dallas Stars4   
Minnesota Wild2Dallas Stars3  
  St Louis Blues2 
St Louis Blues4St Louis Blues4  
Chicago Blackhawks3   
   San Jose Sharks2
Anaheim Ducks3   
Nashville Predators4Nashville Predators3  
  San Jose Sharks4 
Los Angeles Kings1San Jose Sharks4  
San Jose Sharks4