Panthers vs Penguins Final: 6-4 - Recap
|Panthers vs Penguins Final: 6-4 - Recap|
Tomas Kopecky sniped 3 goals in leading Florida to a 6-4 win over Pittsburgh on Tuesday at BB&T Center.
Florida won as a +140 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Florida got goals from Tomas Kopecky (3), Brian Campbell, Tomas Fleischmann, and Marcel Goc in the victory. Kopecky opened the scoring at 13:57 of the first period.
Jose Theodore stopped 15 of 19 Pittsburgh shots in the victory.
Pittsburgh got goals from Paul Martin, Chris Kunitz, James Neal, and Dustin Jeffrey in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Pittsburgh got a 18-stop effort from Tomas Vokoun in the loss.
On the power play, Florida went 4-for-7, while the Penguins were 1-for-4 with the man advantage.
Florida outshot Pittsburgh 36-34 in the game.
Next game, Florida takes its act home to face Buffalo looking for another win. For Pittsburgh, they head on the road to face Carolina.