Penguins Down New York 4-3 - Match Report
|Penguins Down New York 4-3 - Match Report|
It came down to a shootout and Marc-Andre Fleury foiled the opposition in a 4-3 victory for Pittsburgh over New York Tuesday.
The Penguins were a +110 underdog in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 5.
Dustin Jeffrey clinched the win with a shootout goal in round 7 for the Penguins. Michael Rupp, Chris Kunitz, and Dustin Jeffrey each scored for the Penguins in the victory. Jeffrey opened the scoring for Pittsburgh, finding the back of the net at 5:30 of the second period. The goal was assisted by Chris Kunitz and Alex Goligoski.
Marc-Andre Fleury stopped 26 of 29 New York shots in the victory.
New York got goals from Brandon Prust, Ryan Callahan, and Artem Anisimov in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
New York got a 23-stop effort from Henrik Lundqvist in the loss.
On the power play, Pittsburgh went 1-for-3, while the Rangers were 1-for-6 with the man advantage.
Pittsburgh lost the shots on goal battle to New York by a margin of 29-26.
Pittsburgh looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Islanders. The Rangers will aim to get back on the winning track vs New Jersey.