Fleury carries Pittsburgh over Columbus
Pittsburgh, PA (SportsNetwork.com) - Evgeni Malkin and Sidney Crosby both lit the lamp as the Pittsburgh Penguins took possession of first place in the East with a 2-1 win over the Columbus Blue Jackets.
Olli Maatta, Deryk Engelland, Pascal Dupuis, and Jussi Jokinen supplied the helpers on the two goals. Marc-Andre Fleury turned aside 32-of-33 shots as the Penguins have now won six of their last seven.
Matt Calvert contributed the Blue Jackets' lone goal late in the third. Curtis McElhinney allowed two goals on 30 shots as Pittsburgh snapped Columbus' two- game win streak.
12/09 22:21:46 ET