Cory Schneider made 35 saves in earning his fifth shutout of the season, and the New Jersey Devils beat Pittsburgh 2-0 on Tuesday night, sending the Penguins to their third straight loss.
Marc-Andre Fleury stopped 28 shots for his 250th NHL victory and franchise-record 24th shutout, and Sidney Crosby scored in Pittsburgh’s two-goal first period to lead the Penguins to a 3-0 victory over the New Jersey Devils on Thursday night in the season opener for both teams.
After a few short months, the waiting game is finally over. Hockey returns to the ‘Burgh tonight as the Penguins kickoff the start of their 2013-14 campaign.
Sidney Crosby returned to the Penguins’ lineup and racked up nine points (two goals, seven assists) in four games and was named as the NHL’s first star of the week.