Pittsburgh 3, Buffalo 2
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 Total
Buffalo 0 1 1 2 Final 
Pittsburgh 1 1 1 3  
 Scoring Summary  
 1st Period
 Pittsburgh14:58, Sergei Gonchar 9 (power play) (Alex Goligoski, Sidney Crosby) 
 2nd Period
 Pittsburgh3:13, Pascal Dupuis 14 (Ruslan Fedotenko, Evgeni Malkin) 
 Buffalo6:44, Toni Lydman 2 (Patrick Kaleta, Craig Rivet) 
 3rd Period
 Pittsburgh11:03, Ruslan Fedotenko 9 (Tyler Kennedy, Kris Letang) 
 Buffalo14:21, Derek Roy 17 (Patrick Kaleta, Chris Butler) 
 Team Shots on Goal Faceoffs Power Plays
  1st 2nd 3rd Total   Won Lost   Converted Total
  Buffalo 9 6 13 28   22 26   0
  Pittsburgh 14 7 7 28   26 22   1
 Buffalo
 Goalies       Shots   Saves 
  P. Lalime  28   25 
 Skaters TOI G A +/- SOG PIM 
  C. Butler  18:36 0 1 +1 3
  T. Connolly  18:53 0 0 -1 1
  P. Gaustad  11:28 0 0 0 2
  M. Grier  13:30 0 0 -2 1
  J. Hecht  16:26 0 0 -1 3
  P. Kaleta  14:06 0 2 +2 1
  T. Kennedy  14:47 0 0 0 0
  T. Lydman  19:13 1 0 0 3
  C. MacArthur  14:13 0 0 0 1
  A. Mair  09:22 0 0 +1 0
  T. Myers  25:01 0 0 -1 3
  J. Pominville  20:11 0 0 0 4
  C. Rivet  16:11 0 1 +2 0
  D. Roy  21:43 1 0 +1 5
  A. Sekera  19:04 0 0 -1 0
  D. Stafford  08:10 0 0 -1 0
  H. Tallinder  16:34 0 0 -1 0
  T. Vanek  18:05 0 0 +1 1
 
 Pittsburgh
 Goalies       Shots   Saves 
  B. Johnson  28   26 
 Skaters TOI G A +/- SOG PIM 
  C. Adams  15:32 0 0 -1 1
  M. Cooke  13:23 0 0 0 2
  S. Crosby  17:34 0 1 0 2
  P. Dupuis  12:27 1 0 0 3
  M. Eaton  18:44 0 0 0 1
  R. Fedotenko  11:46 1 1 +1 1
  A. Goligoski  18:26 0 1 +1 1
  S. Gonchar  23:32 1 0 -1 1
  B. Guerin  17:21 0 0 0 0
  T. Kennedy  10:45 0 1 +1 2
  C. Kunitz  14:33 0 0 0 3
  J. Leopold  18:12 0 0 -1 0
  K. Letang  21:28 0 1 0 3
  E. Malkin  17:48 0 1 0 3
  B. Orpik  20:09 0 0 +1 3
  M. Rupp  07:54 0 0 0 0
  J. Staal  17:30 0 0 0 2
  M. Talbot  12:56 0 0 -1 0
 Penalty Summary
 1st Period
 Buffalo roughing - 2 min 10:35, C. Rivet
 Pittsburgh slashing - 2 min 10:35, S. Crosby
 Buffalo boarding - 2 min 13:21, T. Kennedy
 Pittsburgh holding - 2 min 19:06, K. Letang
 2nd Period
 Pittsburgh hooking - 2 min 17:17, B. Orpik
 3rd Period
 Buffalo hooking - 2 min 1:13, T. Vanek
 Pittsburgh high sticking - 2 min 3:54, R. Fedotenko
 Pittsburgh fighting - 5 min 6:08, M. Rupp
 Buffalo fighting - 5 min 6:08, P. Gaustad
 Pittsburgh interference - 2 min 7:13, S. Gonchar

Updated on Tuesday, Mar 2, 2010 10:51 pm ET

 
  Three Stars
R. Fedotenko
Ruslan Fedotenko
Penguins - LW
Goals: 1
Assists: 1
E. Malkin
Evgeni Malkin
Penguins - C
Goals: 0
Assists: 1
D. Roy
Derek Roy
Sabres - C
Goals: 1
Assists: 0