Found March 16, 2013 on The Pensblog:
The Pens got goals from Bennett, TK, and Dupes. Marc-Andre Fleury put up his 23rd career shutout, and the Pens beat the struggling Rangers. They have now won eight straight games. Rick Nash. LOL.  
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