Fans can’t see Penguins return at airport, wait for parade

The Allegheny County Airport Authority says there will be no public viewing or rally at Pittsburgh International Airport.

Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Justin Schultz raises the Stanley Cup after Game 6 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Finals against the San Jose Sharks Sunday, June 12, 2016, in San Jose, Calif. The Pittsburgh Penguins won 3-1 to win the series 4-2.
Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Justin Schultz raises the Stanley Cup after Game 6 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Finals against the San Jose Sharks Sunday, June 12, 2016, in San Jose, Calif. The Pittsburgh Penguins won 3-1 to win the series 4-2. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

PITTSBURGH (AP) – Pittsburgh Penguins fans are being urged not to try to greet the team at the airport when they return from winning the Stanley Cup in San Jose.

The Penguins are expected to arrive later Monday, but the Allegheny County Airport Authority says there will be no public viewing or rally at Pittsburgh International Airport.

Fans were, instead, urged to wait for a victory parade to be announced. The announcement is expected later Monday, with the parade being scheduled later in the week.

There were no immediate reports of major problems after fans poured into the streets following Sunday night’s 3-1 Cupclinching victory over the Sharks.

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