Originally written on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 2/3/13
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. "We're trying to build a new identity and that's trying to play 60-minute games," said Kunitz, who had two goals in his first eight games. "I think we've done a great job at building on that and everyone is believing in that and that's what's giving us success." The Capitals (2-6-1) lost for the seventh time in nine games, but remain only three points out of a playoff spot. "We don't give up and that's the most important thing," Ovechkin said. "It was a challenge. I think it was a good game on both sides. I th...
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