Hurricanes vs Penguins Final: 4-1 - Recap
|Hurricanes vs Penguins Final: 4-1 - Recap|
Elias Lindholm scored twice to lead the Hurricanes over Pittsburgh 4-1 on Tuesday at Consol Energy Centre.
Carolina was an underdog by +170 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 5.5.
Carolina got goals from Elias Lindholm (2), Eric Staal, and Justin Faulk in the victory. Faulk opened the scoring at 14:39 of the first period.
Anton Khudobin stopped 30 of 31 Pittsburgh shots in the victory.
Chris Kunitz scored for the Penguins, finding the net behind Anton Khudobin.
Pittsburgh got a 24-stop effort from Marc-Andre Fleury in the loss.
Carolina scored 1 time on 1 chances on the power play, while Pittsburgh went 0-for-1 with the man advantage.
Pittsburgh outshot Carolina 31-28 in the game.
Carolina looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Stars. The Penguins will aim to get back on the winning track at Winnipeg.