Will it transform the Penguins into pigeons once more? Or is the Big Three's 17th season simply too full of promise for a cursed logo to force its will upon Sidney Crosby,

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After six weeks, Zappe has kept the Patriots in the race. In each of his three outings, he received a passing score of 100 or higher.

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The Penguins twice dared fate by bringing back their vintage uniforms and the Skating Penguin with his scarf,

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The black PITTSBURGH (also known as the Snoop Dogg jersey) that they wore last year comes back as the alternate,

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along with the basic black home jersey, white away jersey, and black PITTSBURGH. As the fourth jersey, this black RoboPen design has now been included.

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As if that weren't enough, a fifth Penguins jersey for this season will have a different design and be exclusively worn at the Winter Classic in Boston

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Although the RoboPen design has divided opinion, it has gained favour in recent years among those who are nostalgic for the 1990s

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The gray-to-yellow gradient around the sweater, as well as the silver highlights on the shoulder and cuffs, were the best features of this jersey.

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It's currently fashionable to bring back the '90s, as evidenced by the majority of the other jerseys in this year's reverse retro design,

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which range from the black and bronze "Screamin' Eagle" for the Capitals to the "Fishstick" Islander shirts

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Overall, I think the supporters who were enthusiastic about the idea of it returning will still be pleased to see it become a reality.

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