Pittsburgh vs Columbus Wrap - Pittsburgh Wins 2-1
Columbus was unable to break down Marc-Andre Fleury on Friday, firing 36 shots but scoring only 1 time in a 2-1 loss against the Penguins.
Pittsburgh was an underdog by +105 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 5.5.
Pittsburgh got goals from Chris Kunitz and Beau Bennett in the victory. Kunitz opened the scoring at 10:35 of the third period.
Marc-Andre Fleury turned in a 35-save effort for the Penguins.
James Wisniewski scored for the Blue Jackets, finding the net behind Marc-Andre Fleury.
Columbus got a 29-stop effort from Curtis McElhinney in the loss.
On the power play, Pittsburgh went 0-for-4, while the Blue Jackets were 1-for-4 with the man advantage.
Columbus outshot Pittsburgh 36-31 in the game.
Next game, Pittsburgh takes its act home to face Chicago looking for another win. For Columbus, they head on the road to face Carolina.