Rupp, Penguins too much for Rangers
|Rupp, Penguins too much for Rangers|
Mike Rupp potted a hat trick, including the winner early in the third period to lead the Pittsburgh Penguins past the New York Rangers 5-2 on Monday night.
Pittsburgh won as -115 road favorites, while the teams played OVER the 6-goal total posted by oddsmakers.
Sidney Crosby added two goals and an assist for the Penguins, who cashed despite going 0-for-5 on the power play on the night.
Marian Gaborik netted both markers for New York, which was outshot 33-31 by Pittsburgh in the loss.