Photo: flickr wallyg Writer: Jimmy Gold
The bad blood continues in this one as the Pittsburgh Penguins face the New Jersey Devils. The Pittsburgh Penguins are coming off a 4-1 win over the New Jersey Devils on Friday. Sidney Crosby scored in the first period. It's been a good year so far for Sidney Crosby, he has 37 points. Eric Fehr scored once for the Pittsburgh Penguins. Chad Ruhwedel scored in the second period. Patric Hornqvist scored in the third period. Chris Kunitz had an assist. The Pittsburgh Penguins have not played since Friday.
It looks like Cory Schneider will get the call in this one. Cory Schneider has been average during the season with a 10-10-5 record and 0.906 save percentage. He allowed 4 goals on 39 shots during his latest appearance. Cory Schneider has been great when playing at home this year with a 9-1-0 record and 0.916 SV%.
We have Marc-Andre Fleury penciled in as the confirmed starter for the Pittsburgh Penguins. Over 20 appearances, he has delivered a 3.37 GAA and 0.903 SV% this season. He was fantastic in his most recent game, posting a 0.958 save percentage.
The New Jersey Devils need to work on their structure as they've had trouble moving the puck up the ice this season. The New Jersey Devils have been great at home, posting a 9-2-2 record. The Pittsburgh Penguins have gone 7-6-3 on the road. The New Jersey Devils have gone 3-3 when playing Eastern-Metropolitan opponents this season. The Pittsburgh Penguins have gone 7-4 when playing Eastern-Metropolitan opponents this season. The New Jersey Devils have been pathetic when playing winning teams, posting 3 wins and 13 losses.
We are leaning towards a low scoring affair. Take the under to prevail in this game.
Game Time: 7:05 PM ET
Under 5.5 -133