Pomp, pageantry hits full tilt for Pens

Updated: June 15, 2009, 5:55 PM ET
Associated Press

PITTSBURGH -- Just call it the city of champions.

Four months after celebrating the Steelers' sixth Super Bowl victory, Pittsburgh Police estimated 375,000 people converged downtown again for a parade, this time in honor of the Stanley Cup champion Penguins.

People lined streets -- in some places standing 20 deep or crowding onto multilevel parking garages -- to get a glimpse of the team and the cup.

One woman, who initially said her name was "The Greatest Pittsburgh ...

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