Penguins Fall 6-3 Against Florida - Game Recap
Pittsburgh was unable to break down Jacob Markstrom on Friday, firing 39 shots but scoring only 3 times in a 6-3 loss against the Panthers.
Florida won as a +160 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Florida got goals from Brad Boyes (2), Tomas Fleischmann, Kris Versteeg, Jonathan Huberdeau, and Aleksander Barkov in the victory. Boyes opened the scoring at 1:55 of the first period.
Jacob Markstrom turned in a 36-save effort for the Panthers.
Craig Adams, Pascal Dupuis, and Evgeni Malkin scored for the Penguins, finding the net behind Jacob Markstrom.
Jeff Zatkoff stopped 24 of 30 shots for the Penguins, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
Florida scored 2 times on 4 chances on the power play, while Pittsburgh went 0-for-3 with the man advantage.
Florida lost the shots on goal battle to Pittsburgh by a margin of 39-30.
Next game, Florida takes its act home to face Los Angeles looking for another win. For Pittsburgh, they head on the road to face Tampa Bay.