Brandon Sutter’s second goal of the game came 52 seconds into overtime and gave the Pittsburgh Penguins a wild 7-6 win over the Montreal Canadiens.
Matt Cooke and Chris Kunitz each scored twice for Pittsburgh while Sidney Crosby also lit the lamp. Brian Gionta has two goals and was the only multiple goal scorer for Montreal.
SPIN: Goaltending be damned! This was all about the offense. Kris Letang had a career-best four assists in this one and looks as solid as ever. Montreal still continues to be impressive with its balanced scoring. In a six-goal night, no player had more than two points. Tonight we saw what both teams are capable of but don’t expect it to happen again. Continue to roll with your Penguins and Canadiens as usual.
Carolina clocked Florida 6-2 behind a pair of Eric Staal goals. Riley Nash scored a goal and two assists for Carolina as Cam Ward got an easy win between the pipes. Jiri Tlusty scored his tenth goal of the season and Alexander Semin had three assists in the...