Pittsburgh vs Carolina Recap - Penguins Win 3-1
|Pittsburgh vs Carolina Recap - Penguins Win 3-1|
The Penguins earned a 3-1 victory over the Hurricanes on Monday at PNC Arena.
Bettors who backed the Penguins were rewarded as -175 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 5.5.
Pittsburgh got goals from Chris Kunitz, Tanner Glass, and Jayson Megna in the victory. Glass opened the scoring at 8:25 of the first period.
Marc-Andre Fleury turned in a 20-save effort for the Penguins.
Carolina got a goal from Nathan Gerbe in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Justin Peters stopped 26 of 29 shots for the Hurricanes, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
Pittsburgh scored 0 times on 3 chances on the power play, while Carolina went 1-for-5 with the man advantage.
Carolina lost the shots on goal battle to Pittsburgh by a margin of 29-21.
Pittsburgh looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Bruins. The Hurricanes will aim to get back on the winning track vs Tampa Bay.