Florida vs Pittsburgh Wrap - Pittsburgh Wins 3-1
|Florida vs Pittsburgh Wrap - Pittsburgh Wins 3-1|
The Penguins beat Florida 3-1 on Friday, earning a victory backstopped by Marc-Andre Fleury's 22 saves.
The Penguins were a -230 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 5.5.
Chris Kunitz, Matt Niskanen, and Dustin Jeffrey each scored for the Penguins in the victory. Kunitz opened the scoring for Pittsburgh, finding the back of the net at 10:41 of the second period. The goal was assisted by James Neal and Evgeni Malkin.
Marc-Andre Fleury turned in a 22-save effort for the Penguins.
Mike Weaver scored for the Panthers, finding the net behind Marc-Andre Fleury.
Jacob Markstrom stopped 37 of 40 shots for the Panthers, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Pittsburgh went 1-for-4, while the Panthers were 0-for-2 with the man advantage.
Florida lost the shots on goal battle to Pittsburgh by a margin of 40-23.
Pittsburgh looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Lightning. The Panthers will aim to get back on the winning track vs Boston.