Final: Penguins 4 - Flyers 1
- Marc-Andre Fleury (PIT) - 24 Saves, 1 GA, .960 SV%
- Chris Kunitz (PIT) - 1 G, 0 A, 1 SOG, Plus-2
- Sidney Crosby (PIT) - 1 G, 0 A, 3 SOG, Plus-2
- The Penguins struck first on an odd-man rush shot from Jussi Jokinen midway through the second period.
- Two and a half minutes later after a scramble in front of the net, Chris Kunitz would give the Penguins a 2-0 lead.
- With the Flyers on the power play late in the second period, Claude Giroux ripped a shot from the face-off circle that was redirected by Wayne Simmonds to beat Marc-Andre Fleury and cut Pittsburgh lead in half.
- The Flyers played a strong third period and went on a stretch from the end of the second through the first half of the third period out-shooting Pittsburgh 15-4.
- A Flyers giveaway in their own zone led to a Sidney Crosby goal to ice the game with two and a half minutes remaining.
- Evgeni Malkin added an empty-netter at the end.
- The Flyers were 1-for-4 on the power play while the Penguins were 0-for-4.
- Claude Giroux led all Flyers with 22:18 of ice time.
- The Penguins out-shot the Flyers 17-5 in the second period and 35-25 overall.
- Michael Raffl had a team-high five shots on goal.
- The Flyers are the first team since expansion in 1967 to start the season by going eight games without scoring three goals in a game.
- Wayne Simmonds was a team-worst minus-4.
- Kimmo Timonen left the game with just under six minutes remaining in the second period and did not return due to a lower-body injury.
The Flyers are off until next Thursday when they take on the New York Rangers at the Wells Fargo Center. Puck drop is slated for 7:00 pm.
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