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Penguins Fall 4-1 Against Carolina - Game Recap

The Hurricanes beat Pittsburgh 4-1 on Friday, earning a victory backstopped by Cam Ward's Cam WardSaves saves.

The Hurricanes were a -145 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 5.5.

Carolina got goals from Erik Cole, Joe Corvo, Jay Harrison, and Jussi Jokinen in the victory. Harrison opened the scoring at 1:44 of the first period.

Cam Ward turned in a 33-save effort for the Hurricanes.

Pittsburgh got a goal from Pascal Dupuis in the loss, but it wasn't enough.

Marc-Andre Fleury stopped 8 of 11 shots for the Penguins, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.

On the power play, Carolina went 1-for-4, while the Penguins were 0-for-3 with the man advantage.

Pittsburgh outshot Carolina 34-21 in the game.

Carolina heads into a battle against the Canadiens. Pittsburgh, meanwhile, will have their next action against Toronto.