Penguins vs Sabres Final: 3-1 - Recap
|Penguins vs Sabres Final: 3-1 - Recap|
The Penguins earned a 3-1 victory over the Sabres on Tuesday at Consol Energy Centre.
Pittsburgh was favored by -125 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 5.5.
Pittsburgh got goals from Zbynek Michalek, James Neal, and Mark Letestu in the victory. Neal opened the scoring at 1:25 of the second period.
Marc-Andre Fleury turned in a 29-save effort for the Penguins.
Buffalo got a goal from Rob Niedermayer in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Ryan Miller stopped 28 of 31 shots for the Sabres, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Pittsburgh went 0-for-7, while the Sabres were 0-for-3 with the man advantage.
Buffalo lost the shots on goal battle to Pittsburgh by a margin of 31-30.
Next game, Pittsburgh takes its act home to face Montreal looking for another win. For Buffalo, they head on the road to face Boston.