Penguins Top Hurricanes, 4-2

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PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — The Penguins rallied to beat the Carolina Hurricanes, 4-2 Tuesday night.

Jordan Staal, James Neal, Steve Sullivan and Pascal Dupuis all netted goals. Tyler Kennedy had two assists.

The Penguins fell behind 1-0 after Tim Brent scored at 10:23 in the first.

Then James Neal, set up by Chris Kunitz and Evgeni Malkin, came through with a wrister on Justin Peters to tie it 1-1 in the second.

Sullivan’s power play goal made it 2-1 in the third. Goals from Dupuis and Staal gave the Pens a 4-1 lead until Tuomo Ruutu made it 4-2.

The Penguins killed Carolina’s two power play opportunities.

Marc-Andre Fleury had 16 saves.


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