Staal, Penguins overpower Thrashers

Staal, Penguins overpower Thrashers

Jordan Staal had two goals and an assist to lead the Pittsburgh Penguins over the Atlanta Thrashers 5-2 on Tuesday night.

Pittsburgh won as -185 home favorites, while the teams played OVER the 6-goal total listed by oddsmakers.

Ruslan Fedotenko put up a marker and helper for the Penguins, who got two assists from Tyler Kennedy in the victory.

Jim Slater netted both goals for Atlanta, which was outshot 37-33 by Pittsburgh on the night.