Stargazing: Stars Collapse Continues in Pittsburgh, Lose 6-3
The Pittsburgh Penguins score five straight goals and defeat the Dallas Stars 6-3 in a Saturday afternoon game.
Stars skated into the lions den known as "The Igloo" to face Penguins and come out of it with few positives but also a 6-3 loss.
|- 1, Pittsburgh Goal - Jordan Staal (18), from Matt Cooke and Sergei Gonchar at 2:11. 2, Dallas Goal - Mike Ribeiro (15), from Brandon Segal and Stephane Robidas at 12:05. Penalties - Nicklas Grossman, Dallas (Holding), 6:52; Tyler Kennedy, Pittsburgh (Hooking), 12:40; Maxime Talbot, Pittsburgh (Interference), 18:05.|
|- 3, Dallas Goal - Brandon Segal (3), from Mike Ribeiro and Brenden Morrow at 1:29. 4, Dallas Goal - Loui Eriksson (25), from Brad Richards and Steve Ott at 2:28. 5, Pittsburgh Goal - Chris Kunitz (10), from Sidney Crosby and Kristopher Letang at 4:01. 6, Pittsburgh Goal - Pascal Dupuis (15), from Kristopher Letang at 9:10. 7, Pittsburgh Goal - Sidney Crosby (43), from Chris Kunitz and Jordan Leopold at 16:47. Penalties - Mike Ribeiro, Dallas (Holding), 5:59; Steve Ott, Dallas (Fighting (maj)), 18:08; Craig Adams, Pittsburgh (Fighting (maj)), 18:08; Jordan Staal, Pittsburgh (Hooking), 18:57; Sergei Gonchar, Pittsburgh (Hi-sticking), 19:54.|
|- 8, Pittsburgh Short-Handed Goal - Sidney Crosby (44), from Jordan Staal at 1:35. 9, Pittsburgh Power-Play Goal - Alexei Ponikarovsky (20), from Sergei Gonchar and Alex Goligoski at 15:13. Penalties - Trevor Daley, Dallas (Hi-sticking), 2:12; Kris Letang, Pittsburgh (Cross checking), 6:34; Ruslan Fedotenko, Pittsburgh (Interference), 11:50; Brenden Morrow, Dallas (Slashing), 14:44; Michael Rupp, Pittsburgh (Fighting (maj)), 15:15; Krys Barch, Dallas (Fighting (maj)), 15:15; James Neal, Dallas (Tripping), 16:05.|