Pittsburgh Skates Past New Jersey 3-2 - Recap
Marc-Andre Fleury stopped 37 of 39 shots fired at him by New Jersey, as the Penguins skated to a 3-2 victory Friday at Consol Energy Centre.
Pittsburgh was favored by -182 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went PUSH the consensus closing total of 5.
Pittsburgh got goals from Pascal Dupuis, Chris Conner, and Jayson Megna in the victory. Dupuis opened the scoring at 0:41 of the first period.
Marc-Andre Fleury turned in a 37-save effort for the Penguins.
Patrik Elias and Dainius Zubrus scored for the Devils, finding the net behind Marc-Andre Fleury.
Cory Schneider stopped 20 of 23 shots for the Devils, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
Pittsburgh scored 0 times on 1 chances on the power play, while New Jersey went 0-for-2 with the man advantage.
Pittsburgh lost the shots on goal battle to New Jersey by a margin of 39-23.
Pittsburgh looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Red Wings. The Devils will aim to get back on the winning track vs Tampa Bay.