Recap - Penguins Defeat Anaheim 3-2
|Recap - Penguins Defeat Anaheim 3-2|
It came down to a shootout and Marc-Andre Fleury foiled the opposition in a 3-2 victory for Pittsburgh over Anaheim Friday.
Bettors who backed the Penguins were rewarded as +129 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 5.5.
Brandon Sutter clinched the win with a shootout goal in round 6 for the Penguins. Pittsburgh got goals from Deryk Engelland and Evgeni Malkin in the victory. Engelland opened the scoring at 7:47 of the first period.
Marc-Andre Fleury stopped 29 of 31 Anaheim shots in the victory.
Corey Perry (2) scored for the Ducks, finding the net behind Marc-Andre Fleury.
Jonas Hiller stopped 15 of 17 shots for the Ducks, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Pittsburgh went 1-for-3, while the Ducks were 0-for-3 with the man advantage.
Pittsburgh lost the shots on goal battle to Anaheim by a margin of 31-17.
Pittsburgh looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Capitals. The Ducks will aim to get back on the winning track vs Toronto.