Pens defeat the Sens 5-1 on Tuesday night!
OTTAWA (AP) – Tyler Kennedy and Jordan Staal each had a goal and an assist and the Pittsburgh Penguins beat the Ottawa Senators 5-1 Tuesday night.
Chris Kunitz had three assists for the Penguins, who also got goals from Ben Lovejoy, Matt Cooke and Zbynek Michalek.
The Senators have now lost two straight after their three-game winning streak was snapped in Buffalo on Sunday.
Ryan Shannon scored for the Senators. Ottawa’s Craig Anderson allowed four goals for the second straight game. He made 36 saves while Pittsburgh backup Brent Johnson turned aside 21 of 22.
– Four Penguins finished with a plus-three rating (Jordan Staal, Chris Kunitz, Zbynek Michalek and Paul Martin) while five others finished with a plus-two rating (Pascal Dupuis, Dustin Jeffrey, Tyler Kennedy, Kris Letang and Alex Kovalev).
Great win for the Pens and fantastic start by Beej! 🙂