Penguins slip past Canadiens

Penguins slip past Canadiens

Marc-Andre Fleury turned away 32 shots as the Pittsburgh Penguins took a 3-2 lead in their Eastern Conference semifinal with a 2-1 victory over the Montreal Canadiens in Game 5 Saturday night at Mellon Arena.

The Penguins won the game as -270 favorites, while the three goals went UNDER the posted over/under (5.5) set by oddsmakers.

Kris Letang and Sergei Gonchar tallied for the Penguins. Tomas Plekanec scored late in third for the only Canadiens goal.