Originally written February 02, 2013 on Pro Sports Daily:
PITTSBURGH -- The Pittsburgh Penguins, favorite to win the Stanley Cup this season by many analysts, finally have a home win. Sidney Crosby had two goals and an assist Saturday afternoon to lead the Penguins to a 5-1 victory over New Jersey at Consol Energy Center, the Devils' first loss in regulation this year. Pittsburgh (5-3) won its first home game in three tries after listless efforts in loss to Toronto and the New York Islanders. Nashville is the only NHL team without a home win as the Predators are 0-0-2 at Bridgestone Arena. Chris Kunitz added one goal and two assists for the Penguins. Rookie defenseman Robert Bortuzzo scored his first career goal, Brandon Sutter scored his first goal with Pittsburgh and Kris Letang also had a goal. Evgeni Malkin added two assists. Marc-Andre Fleury had an uneventful day in goal as he needed to make just 14 saves against the Devils (3-1-3), who had their fourth straight defeat, the first three coming in overtime. Sutter broke a...
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