20-12-5
2 -
Team 1 2 3
MIN 0 1 1
PIT 1 3 1
5
26-10-1

Game Story

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- Chris Kunitz scored his 19th goal, Sidney Crosby had two assists and the Pittsburgh Penguins jumped out to a four-goal lead before beating the Minnesota Wild 5-2 Thursday night for their season-high sixth straight victory.

Three Stars

  1. Olli Maatta
    G:1
    A:1
    Pts:2
    +/-:3
    PPP:0
    SOG:4
  2. Matt Niskanen
    G:1
    A:1
    Pts:2
    +/-:2
    PPP:1
    SOG:5
  3. Pascal Dupuis
    A:1
    Pts:1
    +/-:2
    PPP:0
    SOG:2

Penalty Box

Scoring Summary

1st
0:49
Chris KunitzDFP
19 (Assists:
Pascal DupuisDFP
13,
Sidney CrosbyDFP
31)
MIN 0 - PIT 1
2nd
1:54
Brandon SutterDFP
8 (Assists:
Olli MaattaDFP
8,
Joe VitaleDFP
10)
MIN 0 - PIT 2
3:33
Matt NiskanenDFP
2 (power-play) (Assists:
Jussi JokinenDFP
14,
James NealDFP
11)
MIN 0 - PIT 3
10:43
Chris KunitzDFP
20 (Assists:
Sidney CrosbyDFP
32,
Matt NiskanenDFP
13)
MIN 0 - PIT 4
11:20
Jason PominvilleDFP
16 (Assists:
Nino NiederreiterDFP
11,
Ryan SuterDFP
20)
MIN 1 - PIT 4
3rd
3:13
Dany HeatleyDFP
7 (Assists:
Charlie CoyleDFP
6,
Keith BallardDFP
5)
MIN 2 - PIT 4
7:54
Olli MaattaDFP
3 (short-handed penalty shot)
MIN 2 - PIT 5

Penalty Summary

1st
2:19
Craig AdamsDFP
(Fighting - 5 min) drawn by
Zenon KonopkaDFP
MIN 0 - PIT 1
2:19
Zenon KonopkaDFP
(Fighting - 5 min) drawn by
Craig AdamsDFP
MIN 0 - PIT 1
4:19
Chuck KobasewDFP
(Fighting - 5 min) drawn by
Keith BallardDFP
MIN 0 - PIT 1
4:19
Keith BallardDFP
(Fighting - 5 min) drawn by
Chuck KobasewDFP
MIN 0 - PIT 1
10:14
Mikko KoivuDFP
(Hooking - 2 min) drawn by
Sidney CrosbyDFP
MIN 0 - PIT 1
2nd
2:27
Nino NiederreiterDFP
(Interference - 2 min) drawn by
Jeff ZatkoffDFP
MIN 0 - PIT 2
3:55
Brian DumoulinDFP
(Hooking - 2 min) drawn by
Brett BulmerDFP
MIN 0 - PIT 3
6:36
Sidney CrosbyDFP
(Interference on the Goaltender - 2 min) drawn by
Niklas BackstromDFP
MIN 0 - PIT 3
10:18
Keith BallardDFP
(Fighting - 5 min) drawn by
James NealDFP
MIN 0 - PIT 3
10:18
James NealDFP
(Fighting - 5 min) drawn by
Keith BallardDFP
MIN 0 - PIT 3
10:18
James NealDFP
(Roughing - 2 min) drawn by
Keith BallardDFP
MIN 0 - PIT 3
10:18
Keith BallardDFP
(Clipping - 2 min) drawn by
James NealDFP
MIN 0 - PIT 3
3rd
5:44
Olli MaattaDFP
(Hooking - 2 min) drawn by
Nino NiederreiterDFP
MIN 2 - PIT 4
5:58
Craig AdamsDFP
(Interference - 2 min) drawn by
Jason PominvilleDFP
MIN 2 - PIT 4
7:54
Jonas BrodinDFP
(Hooking) drawn by
Olli MaattaDFP
MIN 2 - PIT 5
13:12
Matt NiskanenDFP
(Holding - 2 min) drawn by
Marco ScandellaDFP
MIN 2 - PIT 5
14:41
Charlie CoyleDFP
(Interference - 2 min) drawn by
Simon DespresDFP
MIN 2 - PIT 5
17:58
Brett BulmerDFP
(Interference - 2 min) drawn by
Chuck KobasewDFP
MIN 2 - PIT 5

Goaltending

Minnesota

GOALTENDING
Goaltending SA GA SV SV% TOI
Niklas BackstromDFP
36 5 31 .861 60:00

Pittsburgh

GOALTENDING
Goaltending SA GA SV SV% TOI
Jeff ZatkoffDFP
26 2 24 .923 60:00

Skaters

Minnesota

SKATERS
Skaters G A Pts +/- PIM SOG Bks Hits Take Give FW FL FO% Shifts TOI
Keith BallardDFP
0 1 1 0 12 2 2 1 0 1 0 0 0 18 12:37
Jonas BrodinDFP
0 0 0 -1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 35 25:44
Kyle BrodziakDFP
0 0 0 0 0 1 1 2 0 0 14 5 74% 26 17:31
Brett BulmerDFP
0 0 0 0 2 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 15 8:47
Matt CookeDFP
0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 1 0 1 0% 25 16:11
Charlie CoyleDFP
0 0 0 -1 2 1 0 4 0 0 1 4 20% 23 16:11
Erik HaulaDFP
0 0 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 4 4 50% 22 12:08
Dany HeatleyDFP
1 0 1 1 0 3 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 18 14:58
Mikko KoivuDFP
0 0 0 -3 2 3 2 0 0 0 11 8 58% 24 18:55
Zenon KonopkaDFP
0 1 1 1 5 0 0 1 0 0 5 2 71% 11 5:39
Torrey MitchellDFP
0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 20 12:58
Nino NiederreiterDFP
0 1 1 1 2 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 19 13:22
Zach PariseDFP
0 0 0 -3 0 3 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 24 19:26
Jason PominvilleDFP
1 0 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 3 0 100% 20 16:46
Marco ScandellaDFP
0 0 0 -2 0 2 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 26 16:06
Jared SpurgeonDFP
0 0 0 0 0 4 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 30 22:51
Clayton StonerDFP
0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 21 15:06
Ryan SuterDFP
0 1 1 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 31 27:36

Pittsburgh

SKATERS
Skaters G A Pts +/- PIM SOG Bks Hits Take Give FW FL FO% Shifts TOI
Craig AdamsDFP
0 0 0 -1 7 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 16 12:17
Robert BortuzzoDFP
0 0 0 -1 0 1 1 4 0 0 0 0 0 24 17:45
Chris ConnerDFP
0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 16 10:25
Sidney CrosbyDFP
0 2 2 2 2 5 1 0 1 1 8 12 40% 22 21:15
Simon DespresDFP
0 0 0 0 0 2 1 2 0 2 0 0 0 26 18:02
Brian DumoulinDFP
0 0 0 -1 2 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 25 18:07
Pascal DupuisDFP
0 1 1 2 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 20 17:07
Jussi JokinenDFP
0 1 1 -1 0 4 0 0 0 0 3 6 33% 19 15:07
Chuck KobasewDFP
0 0 0 -2 5 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 12 9:03
Chris KunitzDFP
2 0 2 2 0 4 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 22 21:38
Olli MaattaDFP
1 1 2 3 2 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 29 21:46
James NealDFP
0 1 1 0 7 2 1 0 0 0 0 1 0% 19 14:43
Matt NiskanenDFP
1 1 2 2 2 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 27 23:23
Philip SamuelssonDFP
0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 24 17:13
Zach SillDFP
0 0 0 -1 0 0 2 2 0 0 5 5 50% 14 11:46
Brandon SutterDFP
1 0 1 1 0 2 0 1 0 0 2 14 13% 22 16:27
Joe VitaleDFP
0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 6 0 100% 17 13:43
Harry ZolnierczykDFP
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 15 10:13
Scratches
Minnesota
Minnesota - Justin Fontaine, Nate Prosser, Mike Rupp
Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh - Deryk Engelland, Brian Gibbons, Evgeni Malkin