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3/17/16 Hurricanes vs. Penguins

game recap

Crosby scores twice, Penguins defeat Hurricanes

Pittsburgh overcomes slow start, 2-0 deficit, pads wild-card lead

by Wes Crosby / NHL.com Correspondent

Crosby's second goal of the game

CAR@PIT: Crosby gets on one knee to bury second goal

3/17/16: Sidney Crosby drops to a knee and deflects Ian Cole's feed into the twine for his second goal of the game, putting the Penguins on top

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PITTSBURGH -- With the Pittsburgh Penguins in a hole, Sidney Crosby dug them out against the Carolina Hurricanes.

Crosby scored twice to help the Penguins recover from a two-goal deficit and defeat the Hurricanes 4-2 at Consol Energy Center on Thursday.

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Penguins turn to Murray in goal vs. Hurricanes

Rookie to make seventh NHL start, Hagelin expected to play

by Wes Crosby / NHL.com Correspondent

HURRICANES (31-26-13) at PENGUINS (37-24-8)

TV: 7 p.m. ET; FS-CR, ROOT, NHL.TV

PITTSBURGH -- Pittsburgh Penguins goalie Matthew Murray will start against the Carolina Hurricanes at Consol Energy Center on Thursday.

The start will be Murray's seventh in the NHL and first at home since a 3-2 shootout loss to the Toronto Maple Leafs on Dec. 30. Murray is 3-2-1 with a 1.82 goals-against average and .934 save percentage.

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