Pittsburgh Ices New Jersey 1-0 - Recap
Pittsburgh needed a shootout to earn a 1-0 victory over New Jersey on Friday in NHL action at Consol Energy Centre.
Pittsburgh won as a -118 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 5 were rewarded at the payout window.
The win was clinched by James Neal, who beat Martin Brodeur in a shootout to gain the extra point in the standings for Pittsburgh.
Marc-Andre Fleury stopped 21 of 21 New Jersey shots in the victory.
New Jersey got a 26-stop effort from Martin Brodeur in the loss.
Pittsburgh scored 0 times on 2 chances on the power play, while New Jersey went 0-for-4 with the man advantage.
Pittsburgh outshot New Jersey 26-21 in the game.
Next game, Pittsburgh takes its act home to face Florida looking for another win. For New Jersey, they head on the road to face Buffalo.