Penguins Down Toronto 5-2 - Match Report
|Penguins Down Toronto 5-2 - Match Report|
Sidney Crosby scored a pair of goals against the Maple Leafs as Pittsburgh handed Toronto a 5-2 defeat on Wednesday at Consol Energy Centre.
Pittsburgh won as a -210 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Pittsburgh got goals from Sidney Crosby (2), Mark Letestu (2), and Pascal Dupuis in the victory. Crosby opened the scoring at 8:35 of the first period.
Marc-Andre Fleury stopped 23 of 25 Toronto shots in the victory.
Toronto got goals from Mikhail Grabovski and Tyler Bozak in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Toronto got a 21-stop effort from Jonas Gustavsson in the loss.
Pittsburgh scored 0 times on 3 chances on the power play, while Toronto went 1-for-6 with the man advantage.
Pittsburgh outshot Toronto 26-25 in the game.
Next game, Pittsburgh takes its act on the road to face Buffalo looking for another win. For Toronto, they head home to face Philadelphia.