Game 35: Fleury leads Penguins to 1-0 win


Marc Andre Fleury made 37 saves to record his 12th shutout (1st this season) of his career and Ruslan Fedotenko scored his ninth goal of the season at 12:51 of the second period as the Pittsburgh Penguins beat the New Jersey Devils 1-0 Friday night. Fleury was brilliant from the drop of the of puck until the end of the game as the Penguins were outshot 37 ‚Äì 18 by the Devils. The Penguins recorded their 19th win of the season and moved one point ahead of the Devils in the standings. Evgeni Malkin the NHL‚Äôs points leader had one assist, upping his points total to 59. The Penguins (19-12-4) host the Montreal Canadiens (18-9-6)Saturday night. The Penguins will be holding a morning skate tomorrow that will be optional. Scratches: F Mike Zigomanis (Shoulder), Kris Letang (leg) Stats Shots: New Jersey 38 ‚Äì Pittsburgh 18 PIM: Pittsburgh 20 ‚Äì NewRead More »

Game 23: Penguins vs Devils


New Jersey Devils (12-7-2-26) at Pittsburgh Penguins (13-6-3-29) 2008-09 SEASON SERIES New Jersey: 1-0-0 TEAM LEADERS Pittsburgh: Evgeni Malkin, Sidney Crosby 10 goals, Evgeni Malkin 27 assists, 37 pts New Jersey: Zach Parise,13 goals, 12 assists, 20 pts; Goaltending Matchup Pittsburgh – Dany Sabourin (4-2-1, 1.96 GAA, .923 save%) New Jersey РScott Clemmensen (4-2-0, 2.48 GAA, .917 save%) Special Teams Pittsburgh – Power Play: 16.5%, Penalty Kill: 82.4% New Jersey – Power Play: 14.7%, Penalty Kill: 77.1% L10 Pittsburgh: 7-2-1 New Jersey: 6-4-0