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PITTSBURGH, Pa. - Sidney Crosby and David Perron scored in the shootout to help the Pittsburgh Penguins defeat the Montreal Canadiens 4-3 on Wednesday night.

Marc-Andre Fleury stopped Alex Galchenyuk and David Desharnais in the tiebreaker after the Penguins pulled even at 3 on Patric Hornqvist's goal with 6:25 remaining in the third period.

Pascal Dupuis scored 13 seconds into the game in his return to the Pittsburgh lineup following a health scare during the team's recent road trip. Olli Maatta also scored for the Penguins, and Fleury finished with 32 saves.

Brendan Gallagher, Brian Flynn and Andrei Markov scored for the Canadiens.

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