Originally written on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 10/22/14
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- In a Super Bowl Sunday matinee that featured superstars Sidney Crosby, Evgeni Malkin and Alex Ovechkin, it was Chris Kunitz who stole the spotlight, scoring a hat trick to send the Pittsburgh Penguins to a 6-3 victory over the Washington Capitals. Paul Martin, Matt Cooke and Kris Letang also scored for the Penguins, who are on their first three-game winning streak of the season and only one point behind the Eastern Conference leading Boston Bruins. The Capitals (2-6-1) lost for the seventh time in nine games, but remain only three points out of a playoff spot. More concerning for the Capitals is the fact that after nine games Ovechkin has only four points, with two power-play goals and two assists. He has only one even-strength point. Before Sunday's game Ovechkin said he was embarrassed by his offensive numbers. The Penguins had the Capitals chasing the entire game. Pittsburgh opened the scoring for the eighth time in nine games when defenseman...
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