Pittsburgh Ices New Jersey 3-0 - Recap
New Jersey was shut out 3-0 on Thursday, stoned by Marc-Andre Fleury who stopped all 27 shots fired his way.
Pittsburgh was favored by -170 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 5.5.
Pittsburgh got goals from Craig Adams, Chuck Kobasew, and Sidney Crosby in the victory. Kobasew opened the scoring at 9:26 of the first period.
Marc-Andre Fleury turned in a 27-save effort for the Penguins.
Cory Schneider stopped 18 of 21 shots for the Devils, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Pittsburgh went 0-for-1, while the Devils were 0-for-2 with the man advantage.
Pittsburgh lost the shots on goal battle to New Jersey by a margin of 27-21.
Pittsburgh looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Sabres. The Devils will aim to get back on the winning track vs New York.