Pittsburgh Skates Past Florida 4-1 - Recap
Pittsburgh skated to a 4-1 victory over Florida on Friday in NHL action at BankAtlantic Center.
Pittsburgh won as a +101 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played PUSH the total of 5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Steve Sullivan, Evgeni Malkin, James Neal, and Tyler Kennedy each scored for the Penguins in the victory. Sullivan opened the scoring for Pittsburgh, finding the back of the net at 1:49 of the second period. The goal was assisted by Matt Cooke.
Marc-Andre Fleury turned in a 25-save effort for the Penguins.
Michal Repik scored for the Panthers, finding the net behind Marc-Andre Fleury.
Scott Clemmensen stopped 37 of 41 shots for the Panthers, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Pittsburgh went 0-for-4, while the Panthers were 0-for-1 with the man advantage.
Florida lost the shots on goal battle to Pittsburgh by a margin of 41-26.
Pittsburgh looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Lightning. The Panthers will aim to get back on the winning track vs Boston.