ANAHEIM, Calif. – Rickard Rakell and Adam Henrique scored 1:35 aside to Anaheim the lead throughout its four-goal second interval, and the Geese went on to beat the Pittsburgh Penguins 5-Three Wednesday evening.
Chris Wagner and Ondrej Kase additionally scored for Anaheim within the center interval, and Hampus Lindholm added an empty-netter within the remaining second of the sport. John Gibson stopped 30 photographs to assist the Geese enhance to 7-Three-1 of their final 11 video games.
Anaheim scored 4 targets in a interval for first time since doing it within the third interval at Buffalo final Feb. 9.
Jake Guentzel, Phil Kessel and Evgeni Malkin scored for the Penguins, who snapped a four-game win streak. Tristan Jarry made 28 saves.
With the Geese trailing 1-Zero, Rakell tied it on a redirect of a shot by Francois Beauchemin at Four:17 of the second. Henrique then put them forward at 5:42, beating Jarry with a wraparound whereas the rookie was caught flatfooted on the reverse put up attempting to get his stick again.
Wagner scored on a short-handed breakaway to make it Three-1 at 9:24, notching the third special-teams purpose of his profession, all of which have come this season.
Kase’s clean breakaway backhand with 1:32 left within the interval capped off the scoring deluge. Kase, who additionally had an help, has 5 factors in his final three video games.
Kessel had a power-play purpose to make it Four-2 with 10:25 remaining within the third, and Guentzel added a power-play purpose with 5:54 remaining to tug the Penguins inside one. Sidney Crosby had assists on each targets, giving him 13 factors and 10 assists throughout a five-game level streak.
Lindholm capped the scoring with Zero.1 seconds left.
Malkin’s 20th purpose of the season gave the Penguins a 1-Zero lead late within the first interval. A sustained forecheck ultimately resulted in a takeaway by Carl Hagelin, resulting in Malkin scoring from tahe proper circle. It was Malkin’s sixth purpose within the final 5 video games and gave him 20 for the fifth straight season and 10th time in his profession. He joined Mario Lemieux, Jaromir Jagr and Crosby as the one Penguins with a minimum of 10 seasons of 20 targets.
Penguins goalie Matt Murray left the staff for its three-game California street journey following the dying of his father on Tuesday.
NOTES: Geese LW Andrew Cogliano served the ultimate sport of his two-game suspension for an unlawful verify to Kings F Adrian Kempe. . Hagelin prolonged his level streak to 4 video games, with one purpose and 4 assists in that span. … Geese D Cam Fowler had two assists.
Penguins: Go to the Los Angeles Kings on Thursday.
Geese: Host the Kings on Friday in search of their second win within the Freeway Faceoff rivalry in six days.
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