Pittsburgh Ices Toronto 5-4 - Recap
|Pittsburgh Ices Toronto 5-4 - Recap|
The Maple Leafs came up short Tuesday against the Penguins, falling 5-4 in a shootout.
Bettors who backed the Penguins were rewarded as -170 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 5.5.
Evgeni Malkin potted the shootout winner for Pittsburgh. Pittsburgh got goals from Steve Sullivan, Matt Cooke, Evgeni Malkin, and Joe Vitale in the victory. Cooke opened the scoring at 16:07 of the second period.
Marc-Andre Fleury stopped 35 of 39 Toronto shots in the victory.
Mikhail Grabovski (2), Clarke MacArthur, and Tyler Bozak scored for the Maple Leafs, finding the net behind Marc-Andre Fleury.
Jonas Gustavsson stopped 31 of 35 shots for the Maple Leafs, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
Pittsburgh scored 0 times on 1 chances on the power play, while Toronto went 1-for-3 with the man advantage.
Toronto outshot Pittsburgh 39-35 in the game.