Fleury strong as Pens beat Leafs 2-1

Marc Andre Fleury made 26 saves on 27 shots, leading the Pittsburgh Penguins (2-3-0, 4 pts) to a 2-1 victory over the Toronto Maple Leafs (1-3-1) on Saturday night.

Evgeni Malkin (2) and Olli Maatta (1) scored 39 seconds apart in the first period. The Penguins have scored two goals or less in all five games this season.

Sidney Crosby was held pointless for the fifth straight game, tying a career high. Crosby had 1 shot on goal and 3 total attempts in the win.

Pittsburgh’s power play was dismal in going 0-5, managing just 6 power play shots.

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