PITTSBURGH (AP) -Marc-Andre Fleury made 31 saves for his fourth shutout of the season and the Pittsburgh Penguins kept pace in the tight Eastern Conference playoff race with a 2-0 victory over the Calgary Flames on Wednesday night.
After having its 12-game points streak snapped in a 3-1 loss to Philadelphia on Sunday, the Penguins beat the Flames to take over sole possession of sixth place in the conference with 88 points - a point behind Carolina and two behind Philadelphia.
Fleury has 15 career shutouts.
|PPG - Kris Letang (9) ASST: Sidney Crosby (68), Chris Kunitz (26)|
1 - 0 PIT
|Hal Gill (2) ASST: Evgeni Malkin (73), Rob Scuderi (12)|
2 - 0 PIT
|Power Play %||18.8%||19.3%|
|% on Road||19.0%||16.4%|
|% at Home||18.7%||22.0%|
|Sergei Gonchar Hooking against Jarome Iginla|
|Cory Sarich Slashing against Evgeni Malkin|
|Max Talbot Interference against Jamie Lundmark|
|Ruslan Fedotenko Hi-sticking against Adrian Aucoin|
|Jarome Iginla Roughing against Sergei Gonchar|
|Sergei Gonchar Roughing against Jarome Iginla|
|Evgeni Malkin Hi stick - double minor against Jim Vandermeer|
|Olli Jokinen Roughing against Bill Guerin|