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Team 1 2 3
PIT 1 1 1
CAR 1 0 0
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4-5-3

Game Story

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) -- When he eventually tells the story of his first career goal, Pittsburgh rookie Jayson Megna won't embellish any of the details. Sidney Crosby did set it up, and it did ice a victory that ended a losing streak.

Three Stars

  1. Jayson Megna
    G:1
    A:1
    Pts:2
    +/-:2
    PPP:0
    SOG:4
  2. Sidney Crosby
    A:2
    Pts:2
    +/-:3
    PPP:0
    SOG:1
  3. Alexander Semin
    A:1
    Pts:1
    +/-:-1
    PPP:1
    SOG:3

Scoring Summary

1st
8:25
Tanner Glass 2 (Assists: Jayson Megna 1, Brooks Orpik 2)
PIT 1 - CAR 0
16:03
Nathan Gerbe 4 (power-play) (Assists: Elias Lindholm 1, Alexander Semin 4)
PIT 1 - CAR 1
2nd
16:24
Chris Kunitz 5 (Assists: Sidney Crosby 11, Brooks Orpik 3)
PIT 2 - CAR 1
3rd
7:11
Jayson Megna 1 (Assists: Sidney Crosby 12, Brooks Orpik 4)
PIT 3 - CAR 1

Penalty Summary

1st
2:28
Brett Sutter (Boarding - 2 min) drawn by Craig Adams
PIT 0 - CAR 0
2:28
Brett Sutter (Fighting - 5 min) drawn by Joe Vitale
PIT 0 - CAR 0
2:28
Joe Vitale (Roughing - 2 min) drawn by Brett Sutter
PIT 0 - CAR 0
2:28
Joe Vitale (Fighting - 5 min) drawn by Brett Sutter
PIT 0 - CAR 0
5:07
Tim Gleason (Holding - 2 min) drawn by Matt Niskanen
PIT 0 - CAR 0
14:15
Brandon Sutter (Tripping - 2 min) drawn by Alexander Semin
PIT 1 - CAR 0
15:32
Craig Adams (Slashing - 2 min) drawn by Eric Staal
PIT 1 - CAR 0
18:00
Tuomo Ruutu (High-Sticking - 2 min) drawn by Olli Maatta
PIT 1 - CAR 1
2nd
0:22
Chris Kunitz (Slashing - 2 min) drawn by Patrick Dwyer
PIT 1 - CAR 1
16:32
Matt D'Agostini (Hooking - 2 min) drawn by Ryan Murphy
PIT 2 - CAR 1
3rd
9:41
Matt D'Agostini (High-Sticking - 2 min) drawn by Ryan Murphy
PIT 3 - CAR 1
10:12
Nathan Gerbe (Tripping - 2 min) drawn by Craig Adams
PIT 3 - CAR 1
Goaltending

Pittsburgh

GOALTENDING
Goaltending SA GA SV SV% TOI
Marc-Andre Fleury 21 1 20 .952 59:52

Carolina

GOALTENDING
Goaltending SA GA SV SV% TOI
Justin Peters 29 3 26 .897 58:33
Skaters

Pittsburgh

SKATERS
Skaters G A Pts +/- PIM SOG Bks Hits Take Give FW FL FO% Shifts TOI
Craig Adams 0 0 0 0 2 1 2 6 0 0 0 0 0 23 16:20
Robert Bortuzzo 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 18 11:56
Sidney Crosby 0 2 2 3 0 1 1 1 1 0 16 11 59% 27 23:05
Matt D'Agostini 0 0 0 0 4 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 15 9:38
Pascal Dupuis 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 24 20:45
Tanner Glass 1 0 1 1 0 1 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 19 14:44
Jussi Jokinen 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 18 11:58
Chuck Kobasew 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 3 2:33
Chris Kunitz 1 0 1 2 2 6 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 22 18:28
Kris Letang 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 3 1 1 0 0 0 26 24:07
Olli Maatta 0 0 0 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 19 14:35
Evgeni Malkin 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 1 0 0 3 4 43% 19 18:22
Paul Martin 0 0 0 2 0 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 24 25:17
Jayson Megna 1 1 2 2 0 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 16 10:58
Matt Niskanen 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 24 19:53
Brooks Orpik 0 3 3 3 0 1 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 22 23:41
Brandon Sutter 0 0 0 0 2 3 1 1 0 0 11 6 65% 20 13:43
Joe Vitale 0 0 0 0 7 1 0 0 0 0 2 4 33% 14 10:17

Carolina

SKATERS
Skaters G A Pts +/- PIM SOG Bks Hits Take Give FW FL FO% Shifts TOI
Drayson Bowman 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 12 9:27
Patrick Dwyer 0 0 0 -1 0 2 2 3 1 1 0 0 0 21 15:33
Justin Faulk 0 0 0 -3 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 31 22:05
Nathan Gerbe 1 0 1 -1 2 5 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 25 22:29
Tim Gleason 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 6 0 1 0 0 0 23 14:08
Ron Hainsey 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 23 18:12
Jay Harrison 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 2 0 0 0 0 17 14:22
Elias Lindholm 0 1 1 -1 0 0 2 0 0 0 3 7 30% 23 17:30
Ryan Murphy 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 22 21:53
Riley Nash 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 3 6 33% 21 12:25
Tuomo Ruutu 0 0 0 -1 2 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 20 13:54
Andrej Sekera 0 0 0 -3 0 2 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 29 22:31
Alexander Semin 0 1 1 -1 0 3 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 25 21:43
Eric Staal 0 0 0 -1 0 2 0 0 0 1 10 8 56% 24 22:03
Jordan Staal 0 0 0 -1 0 1 0 0 1 1 7 10 41% 28 21:13
Brett Sutter 0 0 0 0 7 1 1 3 0 0 2 1 67% 8 6:14
Jiri Tlusty 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 1 1 0 0 0 21 15:13
Kevin Westgarth 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 4:28
Scratches
Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh - Deryk Engelland, Dustin Jeffrey, Rob Scuderi
Carolina
Carolina - Radek Dvorak, Mike Komisarek, Jeff Skinner