Recap - Penguins Defeat Boston 2-1
|Recap - Penguins Defeat Boston 2-1|
Pittsburgh skated to a 2-1 victory over Boston on Sunday in NHL action at Consol Energy Centre.
Pittsburgh was favored by -123 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 5.5.
Pittsburgh got goals from Sidney Crosby and Joe Vitale in the victory. Crosby opened the scoring at 12:06 of the first period.
Tomas Vokoun turned in a 31-save effort for the Penguins.
Tyler Seguin scored for the Bruins, finding the net behind Tomas Vokoun.
Tuukka Rask stopped 16 of 18 shots for the Bruins, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Pittsburgh went 0-for-1, while the Bruins were 0-for-2 with the man advantage.
Pittsburgh lost the shots on goal battle to Boston by a margin of 32-18.
Pittsburgh looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Capitals. The Bruins will aim to get back on the winning track at Winnipeg.