Minnesota 4, Pittsburgh 3
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 Total
Pittsburgh 1 1 1 3 Final 
Minnesota 1 2 1 4  
 Scoring Summary  
 1st Period
 Pittsburgh3:44, Sidney Crosby 28 (Pascal Dupuis, Mark Eaton) 
 Minnesota11:40, Eric Belanger 12 (Guillaume Latendresse) 
 2nd Period
 Pittsburgh0:54, Pascal Dupuis 10 (Bill Guerin, Sidney Crosby) 
 Minnesota1:45, Martin Havlat 8 (Guillaume Latendresse) 
 Minnesota12:03, Cal Clutterbuck 9 (Guillaume Latendresse, Eric Belanger) 
 3rd Period
 Pittsburgh1:04, Sidney Crosby 29 (Mark Eaton, Pascal Dupuis) 
 Minnesota6:13, Guillaume Latendresse 12 (Kyle Brodziak, Nick Schultz) 
 Team Shots on Goal Faceoffs Power Plays
  1st 2nd 3rd Total   Won Lost   Converted Total
  Pittsburgh 12 16 10 38   28 31   0
  Minnesota 8 8 8 24   31 28   0
 Pittsburgh
 Goalies       Shots   Saves 
  M. Fleury  24   20 
 Skaters TOI G A +/- SOG PIM 
  C. Adams  07:59 0 0 -1 0
  L. Caputi  11:16 0 0 -2 0
  M. Cooke  16:22 0 0 -1 2
  S. Crosby  22:57 2 1 +2 8
  P. Dupuis  12:08 1 2 +2 2
  M. Eaton  18:16 0 2 +2 0
  R. Fedotenko  16:23 0 0 -2 0
  A. Goligoski  21:05 0 0 -1 2
  S. Gonchar  24:35 0 0 0 6
  B. Guerin  18:03 0 1 +2 2
  T. Kennedy  13:15 0 0 0 6
  K. Letang  24:49 0 0 0 2
  B. Lovejoy  13:10 0 0 -1 0
  E. Malkin  24:41 0 0 -2 3
  J. McKee  12:47 0 0 -2 1
  M. Rupp  04:22 0 0 0 1
  J. Staal  19:12 0 0 -1 2
  M. Talbot  10:36 0 0 0 1
 
 Minnesota
 Goalies       Shots   Saves 
  N. Backstrom  38   35 
 Skaters TOI G A +/- SOG PIM 
  E. Belanger  15:45 1 1 +1 1
  D. Boogaard  03:59 0 0 0 0
  K. Brodziak  18:04 0 1 +2 2
  A. Brunette  16:33 0 0 -1 0
  C. Clutterbuck  12:20 1 0 +1 1
  R. Earl  04:45 0 0 0 1
  A. Ebbett  06:00 0 0 0 0
  M. Havlat  18:54 1 0 +1 2
  S. Hnidy  09:06 0 0 +1 0
  K. Johnsson  28:45 0 0 0 1
  M. Koivu  21:15 0 0 -2 2
  G. Latendresse  17:40 1 3 +2 5
  A. Miettinen  18:46 0 0 -2 0
  O. Nolan  18:10 0 0 +1 1
  N. Schultz  25:33 0 1 0 3
  J. Scott  06:13 0 0 +2 0
  G. Zanon  22:06 0 0 -1 1
  M. Zidlicky  24:25 0 0 0 4
 Penalty Summary
 1st Period
 Minnesota tripping - 2 min 15:40, A. Ebbett
 Pittsburgh holding the stick - 2 min 17:08, J. Staal
 Minnesota tripping - 2 min 17:53, A. Miettinen
 2nd Period
 Minnesota high sticking - 2 min 3:20, D. Boogaard
 Minnesota high sticking - 2 min 4:10, K. Johnsson
 Minnesota too many men on the ice - 2 min 9:45, Bench served by G. Latendresse
 Pittsburgh hooking - 2 min 18:02, J. McKee
 Minnesota roughing - 2 min 20:00, S. Hnidy
 Pittsburgh roughing - 2 min 20:00, M. Talbot
 3rd Period
 Pittsburgh - 2 min 7:21, S. Gonchar
 Minnesota hooking - 2 min 13:14, S. Hnidy

Updated on Monday, Jan 11, 2010 11:17 pm ET

 
  Three Stars
G. Latendresse
Guillaume Latendresse
Wild - LW
Goals: 1
Assists: 3
N. Backstrom
Niklas Backstrom
Wild - G
Saves: 35
Save Pct.: .921
S. Crosby
Sidney Crosby
Penguins - C
Goals: 2
Assists: 1