We’ve updated our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service. Continuing to use our Services on or after February 1, 2016 means that you agree to these changes, so please read them carefully.
The Official Web Site of the Pittsburgh Penguins
Calgary
Flames
46-30-6
Pittsburgh
Penguins
45-28-9

Game Recap

Penguins 2, Flames 0

Wednesday, 08.06.2014 / 4:46 AM

Associated Press

Share with your Friends


Penguins 2, Flames 0
Calgary Flames 0, Pittsburgh Penguins 2

PITTSBURGH (AP) -Marc-Andre Fleury made 31 saves for his fourth shutout of the season and the Pittsburgh Penguins kept pace in the tight Eastern Conference playoff race with a 2-0 victory over the Calgary Flames on Wednesday night.

Defensemen Kris Letang and Hal Gill scored, and Evgeni Malkin had two assists, giving him a career-high 107 points and extending his NHL scoring lead to 11 points.

After having its 12-game points streak snapped in a 3-1 loss to Philadelphia on Sunday, the Penguins beat the Flames to take over sole possession of sixth place in the conference with 88 points - a point behind Carolina and two behind Philadelphia.

Fleury has 15 career shutouts.

scoring summary
1st Period
08:20
PIT
PPG - Kris Letang (9) ASST: Sidney Crosby (68), Chris Kunitz (26)
1 - 0 PIT
2nd Period
NONE
3rd Period
06:43
PIT
Hal Gill (2) ASST: Evgeni Malkin (73), Rob Scuderi (12)
2 - 0 PIT
penalty summary
1st Period
00:49
PIT
Sergei Gonchar  Hooking against  Jarome Iginla
06:47
CGY
Cory Sarich  Slashing against  Evgeni Malkin
09:41
PIT
Max Talbot  Interference against  Jamie Lundmark
12:49
PIT
Ruslan Fedotenko  Hi-sticking against  Adrian Aucoin
2nd Period
11:04
CGY
Jarome Iginla  Roughing against  Sergei Gonchar
11:04
PIT
Sergei Gonchar  Roughing against  Jarome Iginla
16:44
PIT
Evgeni Malkin  Hi stick - double minor against  Jim Vandermeer
3rd Period
06:43
CGY
Olli Jokinen  Roughing against  Bill Guerin
goalie stats
Miikka Kiprusoff
Miikka Kiprusoff
42-19-5
SA: 28TOI: 58:12
Saves: 26EV: 20 - 21
PIM: 0PP: 4 - 5
SV%: .929SH: 2 - 2
Marc-Andre Fleury
SA: 31TOI: 60:00
Saves: 31EV: 24 - 24
PIM: 0PP: 6 - 6
SV%: 1.000SH: 1 - 1