Originally written on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 1/27/13

NEWARK, NJ - DECEMBER 30: Evgeni Malkin #71 of the Pittsburgh Penguins looks on during the game against the New Jersey Devils at the Prudential Center on December 30, 2009 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
OTTAWA, Ontario -- Evgeni Malkin's shootout goal was the difference as the Pittsburgh Penguins ended their two-game losing streak with a 2-1 victory over the Ottawa Senators Sunday at Scotiabank Place. Senators goalie Craig Anderson, who had allowed three goals in nine periods leading up to the shootout, couldn't make a save in the tie-breaking procedure, as James Neal and Sidney Crosby also scored shootout goals before Malkin's game-winner. Kyle Turris and Jason Spezza scored for the Senators in the shootout, but Milan Michalek's failed to score on Marc-Andre Fleury on Ottawa's first shot of the shootout. Anderson and Fleury each made 28 stops through regulation time, which ended with the teams tied 1-1. Crosby had the best chance to score a game-winning goal in the extra five-minute period, but his wrist shot from the slot was kicked aside by Anderson. Making his first start of the season on the first line -- after spending most of last season alongside Spezza and Michal...
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