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Sun, Dec 29

Final 1 2 3 T
Pittsburgh 1 1 3 5
Columbus 1 1 1 3

Nationwide Arena - Columbus

Team Statistics

Team SOG PPG/PPO PIM FOW GvA TkA Hits BkS
Pittsburgh Penguins 30 3/6 6 33 9 2 21 22
Columbus Blue Jackets 28 0/3 12 27 2 4 50 6
Legend

Stats Legend

SOG
Shots on goal
PPG/PPO
Power-play goals per power-play opportunities
PIM
Penalty minutes
FOW
Faceoffs won
GvA
Giveaways
TkA
Takeaways
BkS
Blocked shots
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Game Summary

1st Period

Period Scoring
Time Team Scoring Detail PIT CLS
3:59 CLS Brandon Dubinsky (7): Assisted by F. Tyutin (12), J. Johnson (8) 0 1
4:55 PIT James Neal (12): Power play Assisted by M. Niskanen (15), C. Kunitz (20) 1 1
Period Penalties
Time Team Penalty Detail
4:27 CLS Corey Tropp: 2 minutes for Tripping
6:59 CLS Mark Letestu: 2 minutes for Hooking
19:30 CLS Boone Jenner: 2 minutes for Tripping

2nd Period

Period Scoring
Time Team Scoring Detail PIT CLS
8:34 PIT James Neal (13): Assisted by S. Crosby (35) 2 1
13:42 CLS Corey Tropp (2): Assisted by B. Jenner (4), N. Nikitin (9) 2 2
Period Penalties
Time Team Penalty Detail
17:48 PIT Joe Vitale: 2 minutes for Tripping

3rd Period

Period Scoring
Time Team Scoring Detail PIT CLS
10:51 PIT Sidney Crosby (22): Assisted by C. Kunitz (21), J. Neal (15) 3 2
12:58 PIT Chris Kunitz (21): Power play Assisted by S. Crosby (36), J. Neal (16) 4 2
17:33 PIT James Neal (14): Power play Assisted by J. Vitale (11), D. Engelland (5) 5 2
18:31 CLS Nikita Nikitin (2): Assisted by D. MacKenzie (2), B. Comeau (6) 5 3
Period Penalties
Time Team Penalty Detail
2:48 PIT James Neal: 2 minutes for Hooking
6:39 CLS Blake Comeau: 2 minutes for Tripping
12:25 CLS Derek MacKenzie: 2 minutes for High-sticking
15:47 CLS Nick Foligno: 2 minutes for Tripping
19:27 PIT James Neal: 2 minutes for Tripping

Goalie Summary

Pittsburgh SA GA Sv Sv% TOI
J. Zatkoff 28 3 25 .893 59:34
Columbus SA GA Sv Sv% TOI
C. McElhinney 30 5 25 .833 58:27
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Stats Legend

SA
Shots against
GA
Goals against
Sv
Saves
Sv%
Save percentage
TOI
Time on ice
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Skater Summary

Pittsburgh G A PPG +/- PIM SOG Hits BkS GvA TkA FOW FOL FO% TOI
C. Adams, RW 0 0 0 -1 0 0 5 2 1 0 0 0 - 13:27
R. Bortuzzo, D 0 0 0 -2 0 2 4 2 0 0 0 0 - 17:03
C. Conner, RW 0 0 0 -1 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 - 13:22
S. Crosby, C 1 2 0 2 0 4 0 0 0 2 19 12 61.3 20:47
D. Engelland, D 0 1 0 0 0 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 - 21:11
B. Gibbons, C 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 2 1 0 0 0 - 11:13
T. Glass, LW 0 0 0 -2 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 - 13:41
J. Jokinen, C 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 2 1 0 2 1 66.7 16:40
C. Kobasew, RW 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 1 0 0 0 - 13:13
C. Kunitz, LW 1 2 1 2 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 - 18:33
O. Maatta, D 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 17:22
J. Neal, LW 3 2 2 0 4 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 17:44
M. Niskanen, D 0 1 0 1 0 2 1 1 1 0 0 0 - 21:10
B. Orpik, D 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 5 1 0 0 0 - 19:51
R. Scuderi, D 0 0 0 -2 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 - 18:01
Z. Sill, C 0 0 0 -1 0 3 3 0 0 0 2 6 25.0 13:53
B. Sutter, C 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 7 36.4 15:41
J. Vitale, C 0 1 0 0 2 2 1 2 1 0 6 1 85.7 13:01
J. Zatkoff, G 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 - 59:34
Columbus G A PPG +/- PIM SOG Hits BkS GvA TkA FOW FOL FO% TOI
A. Anisimov, C 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 8 8 50.0 16:44
C. Atkinson, RW 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 - 14:42
B. Comeau, LW 0 1 0 1 2 3 6 0 0 1 0 0 - 10:21
B. Dubinsky, C 1 0 0 1 0 6 2 0 0 0 1 0 100.0 17:54
N. Foligno, LW 0 0 0 -2 2 2 6 0 0 0 0 0 - 17:17
B. Jenner, C 0 1 0 1 2 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 - 10:22
R. Johansen, C 0 0 0 -2 0 3 3 0 0 0 7 10 41.2 18:53
J. Johnson, D 0 1 0 -1 0 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 - 18:24
M. Letestu, C 0 0 0 0 2 0 4 0 0 1 7 9 43.8 14:00
D. MacKenzie, C 0 1 0 2 2 1 8 0 0 0 4 6 40.0 14:05
C. McElhinney, G 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 58:27
R. Murray, D 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 - 24:40
N. Nikitin, D 1 1 0 2 0 2 3 0 0 0 0 0 - 17:11
D. Savard, D 0 0 0 2 0 2 5 1 0 0 0 0 - 16:46
J. Skille, RW 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 - 9:09
C. Tropp, RW 1 0 0 3 2 1 2 2 0 0 0 0 - 11:17
F. Tyutin, D 0 1 0 -1 0 2 1 2 1 0 0 0 - 18:42
R. Umberger, LW 0 0 0 -2 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 - 18:02
J. Wisniewski, D 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 - 24:17
Legend

Stats Legend

G
Goals
A
Assists
PPG
Power-play goals
+/-
Plus-minus rating
PIM
Penalty minutes
SOG
Shots on goal
BkS
Blocked shots
GvA
Giveaways
TkA
Takeaways
FOW
Faceoffs won
FOL
Faceoffs lost
FO%
Faceoff win percentage
TOI
Time on ice
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Shots on Goal

Team 1 2 3 Total
Pittsburgh Penguins 10 8 12 30
Columbus Blue Jackets 9 12 7 28

Game Information

Attendance: 18,871
Referees: Dean Morton, Dan O'Rourke
Linesmen Lonnie Cameron, Kiel Murchison
Arena: Nationwide Arena
Location: Columbus, Ohio
Data provided by STATS LLC.

Three Stars

  1. Photo of James Neal James Neal Pittsburgh Penguins - LW

    G A SOG
    3 2 5
  2. Photo of Sidney Crosby Sidney Crosby Pittsburgh - C

    G A SOG
    1 2 4
  3. Photo of Corey Tropp Corey Tropp Columbus - RW

    G A SOG
    1 0 1

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