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Pascal Dupuis scored two of Pittsburgh's three goals in the third period, and the Penguins stormed back to beat the Toronto Maple Leafs, 3-1, on Thursday night and win their seventh game in a row.
Marc-Andre Fleury made 28 saves for Pittsburgh (20-8), which defeated the Maple Leafs, 5-4, in a shootout in Toronto five days earlier. Craig Adams sealed this win by scoring into an empty net with 10 seconds left.
Tyler Bozak had the lone goal for Toronto (15-12-1), which has dropped four in a row. Ben Scrivens made 25 saves.
Tied 1-1 in the third, Chris Kunitz fed Dupuis in the slot for a shot that beat Scrivens and found the top corner with 2:10 left in regulation.
Pittsburgh trailed 1-0 after two periods but tied it when Kunitz won a puck battle in the Toronto zone and found Sidney Crosby. The Penguins captain then fired a backhanded, no-look pass to Dupuis, who beat a helpless Scrivens at 12:42.
Maple Leafs center Leo Komarov had a breakaway with just over three minutes to go...
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Pascal Dupuis scored two of Pittsburgh's three goals in the third period, and the Penguins stormed back to beat the Toronto Maple Leafs 3-1 on Thursday night and win their seventh game in a row.
Marc-Andre Fleury made 28 saves for Pittsburgh (20-8), which defeated the Maple Leafs 5-4 in a shootout in Toronto five days earlier. Craig Adams sealed this win by scoring into an empty...
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ROOT, SNET-O, RDS - 7:00 pm/et
Air Canada Centre - Toronto, ON
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The New York Rangers (13-11-2) visit the Pittsburgh Penguins (20-8-0) at CONSOL Energy Center starting at 1:00 p.m. For a preview go to Yahoo! Sports.
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New York Rangers (13-11-2) @ Pittsburgh Penguins (20-8-0)
ROOT, NHLN-US, MSG - 1:00 pm/et
Consol Energy Center - Pittsburgh, PA
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For the second time this week, the Pittsburgh Penguins used a three-goal third period to steal a win. This time they came back on the Toronto Maple Leafs and picked up a 3-1 win, their seventh in a row. Pascal Dupuis scored twice to fuel the Penguins as they picked up their 20th win of the season.
SPIN: The line of Dupuis, Crosby and Kunitz is one of the hottest in the league and...