Penguins Down Los Angeles 3-2 - Match Report
|Penguins Down Los Angeles 3-2 - Match Report|
The Kings came up short Saturday against the Penguins, falling 3-2 in a shootout.
Bettors who backed the Penguins were rewarded as +120 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go PUSH the closing total of 5.
Chris Kunitz clinched the win with a shootout goal in round 4 for the Penguins. Pittsburgh got goals from Steve Sullivan and Chris Kunitz in the victory. Sullivan opened the scoring at 18:45 of the first period.
Marc-Andre Fleury turned in a 24-save effort for the Penguins.
Los Angeles got goals from Simon Gagne and Anze Kopitar in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Jonathan Quick stopped 31 of 33 shots for the Kings, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Pittsburgh went 1-for-6, while the Kings were 0-for-4 with the man advantage.
Pittsburgh outshot Los Angeles 33-26 in the game.
Pittsburgh looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Stars. The Kings will aim to get back on the winning track at San Jose.