Toronto vs Pittsburgh Recap - Penguins Win 3-1
|Toronto vs Pittsburgh Recap - Penguins Win 3-1|
Pittsburgh skated to a 3-1 victory over Toronto on Monday in NHL action at Consol Energy Centre.
Bettors who backed the Penguins were rewarded as -150 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 5.5.
Sidney Crosby, Chris Conner, and Brandon Sutter each scored for the Penguins in the victory. Conner opened the scoring for Pittsburgh, finding the back of the net at 0:39 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Brian Dumoulin and Joe Vitale.
Marc-Andre Fleury stopped 25 of 26 Toronto shots in the victory.
Morgan Rielly scored for the Maple Leafs, finding the net behind Marc-Andre Fleury.
Toronto got a 28-stop effort from Jonathan Bernier in the loss.
Pittsburgh scored 0 times on 1 chances on the power play, while Toronto went 1-for-5 with the man advantage.
Toronto lost the shots on goal battle to Pittsburgh by a margin of 31-26.
Pittsburgh heads into a battle against the Rangers. Toronto, meanwhile, will have their next action against Florida.