The Pittsburgh Penguins called as the Pens is an expert ice hockey team centered in Pittsburgh. They compete in the National Hockey League as a Metropolitan Division fellow of the eastern conference, and have played their home games at PPG paints arena, known as Consol energy center, since 2010. The team before played at the Civic Arena, also known as "the Igloo". The Penguins are currently affiliated with two insignificant league teams – the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins of the American Hockey League and the Wheeling Nailers of the ECHL. Pittsburgh Penguins created during the 1967 expansion.