Pittsburgh Ices Boston 2-1 - Recap
|Pittsburgh Ices Boston 2-1 - Recap|
The Penguins earned a 2-1 victory over the Bruins on Saturday at TD Garden.
The Penguins were a +125 underdog in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 5.5.
Matt Cooke and Evgeni Malkin each scored for the Penguins in the victory. Malkin opened the scoring for Pittsburgh, finding the back of the net at 19:51 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Chris Kunitz and James Neal.
Marc-Andre Fleury turned in a 28-save effort for the Penguins.
Joe Corvo scored for the Bruins, finding the net behind Marc-Andre Fleury.
Tim Thomas stopped 26 of 28 shots for the Bruins, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Pittsburgh went 1-for-3, while the Bruins were 0-for-2 with the man advantage.
Pittsburgh lost the shots on goal battle to Boston by a margin of 29-28.
Pittsburgh looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Devils. The Bruins will aim to get back on the winning track at Washington.