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Penguins break tie with four goals in second period

Rust scores twice to help Pittsburgh take 6-2 lead in Game 5 against Rangers @NHLdotcom

Rust finishes Daley's feed

NYR@PIT, Gm5: Rust buries puck past Lundqvist

R1, Gm5: Bryan Rust collects Trevor Daley's slick feed in front and wrists it past Henrik Lundqvist to give the Penguins a 3-2 lead in the 2nd

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Bryan Rust scored the first and fourth goals of the second period less than 14 minutes apart to give the Pittsburgh Penguins a 6-2 lead against the New York Rangers in Game 5 of the Eastern Conference First Round at Consol Energy Center on Saturday.

Rust broke a 2-2 tie at 5:21 of the period. Matt Cullen scored at 9:26 and Conor Sheary at 16:18 before Rust got his second at 19:01 for the 6-2 lead.

The four goals came on nine shots in 13:40 against Rangers goalie Henrik Lundqvist.

Pittsburgh leads the best-of-7 series 3-1.

Video: NYR@PIT, Gm5: Cullen goes top shelf past Lundqvist

Video: NYR@PIT, Gm5: Sheary beats Lundqvist from the slot

 Video: NYR@PIT, Gm5: Rust scores his second of the game


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