Pittsburgh was 28-10-3 with Rust in the lineup this season.
Scored both PIT goals in 2-1 Game 7 ECF win over TB.
1st Pens rookie with 5 playoff goals since Michel Briere had 5 in 1970.
4 of Rust's 5 playoff goals have come in series-clinching wins.
Ranks 3rd among NHL rookies with 8 points (5G-3A).
Scored breakaway goal with 2:08 remaining in Game 6 at TB to give Pens 4-2 lead.
Set up Sidney Crosby's 1st OT playoff goal 40 seconds into overtime in Game 2 vs. TB.
Tallied 1st playoff goal and assist for 3 points (2G-1A) in series-clinching Game 5 win over NYR.
Made NHL playoff debut in Game 2 vs. NYR.
Penguins' rookie of the year.
Signed to 2-year extension on March 14 that runs through end of 2017-18.
Had 1st NHL multi-point game March 6 at NJ with goal & 2 assists.
Scored his 1st NHL goal vs. TBL's Evgeni Nabokov on Dec. 15, 2014.
Has 33 points (16G-17A) in 63 career AHL regular-season games.
NHL Playoffs Career Info:
HIGHS: G: 2 A: 1 P: 3