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BOXSCORE | PLAY-BY-PLAY | RECAP
Pittsburgh 4, Philadelphia 3
When: 1:00 PM ET, Saturday, March 6, 2021
Where: PPG Paints Arena, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Referees: Steve Kozari, Frederick L'Ecuyer
Linesmen: Vaughan Rody, Libor Suchanek
Attendance: 2800
Final Scoring Summary
 
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Philadelphia 1203
Pittsburgh 2114
Periods:
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1
Philadelphia   Pittsburgh
Sean Couturier wins the faceoff against Sidney Crosby. 0:00  
Justin Braun blocks shot from Bryan Rust. 0:26  
James van Riemsdyk hits Kris Letang. 0:26  
  0:28 Evgeni Malkin wins the faceoff against Kevin Hayes.
  0:33 Cody Ceci shoots Saved by Brian Elliott.
Kevin Hayes wins the faceoff against Evgeni Malkin. 0:34  
Scott Laughton hits Evgeni Malkin. 0:41  
Travis Konecny hits Cody Ceci. 0:49  
  0:50 Shot by Jared McCann misses the net
  0:56 Evgeni Malkin penalty for interference - 2 mins (Minor). Drawn by Travis Sanheim.
  0:56 Teddy Blueger wins the faceoff against Sean Couturier.
  1:22 Brian Dumoulin hits Jakub Voracek.
  1:33 Brandon Tanev hits Sean Couturier.
  1:56 Takeaway by Brian Dumoulin.
Claude Giroux shoots Saved by Tristan Jarry. 2:26  
Kevin Hayes wins the faceoff against Evan Rodrigues. 2:27  
Scott Laughton hits Mike Matheson. 3:10  
Shot by Oskar Lindblom misses the net 3:37  
Nolan Patrick wins the faceoff against Sidney Crosby. 3:44  
  3:47 Jake Guentzel blocks shot from Nate Prosser.
  3:47 Teddy Blueger wins the faceoff against Nolan Patrick.
  4:00 Zach Aston-Reese hits Nate Prosser.
Nolan Patrick hits John Marino. 4:12  
Robert Hagg hits Teddy Blueger. 4:21  
Robert Hagg hits Kasperi Kapanen. 4:43  
  5:45 Giveaway by Evan Rodrigues.
  5:53 Cody Ceci hits Scott Laughton.
  6:06 Giveaway by Sam Lafferty.
Travis Konecny scores. Assisted by Scott Laughton. 6:08  
  6:08 Sidney Crosby wins the faceoff against Claude Giroux.
Claude Giroux wins the faceoff against Sidney Crosby. 6:22  
Ivan Provorov penalty for hooking - 2 mins (Minor). Drawn by Bryan Rust. 6:33  
Claude Giroux wins the faceoff against Sidney Crosby. 6:33  
Sean Couturier blocks shot from Sidney Crosby. 7:06  
  7:07 Sidney Crosby wins the faceoff against Nolan Patrick.
Claude Giroux wins the faceoff against Sidney Crosby. 7:14  
  7:54 Evgeni Malkin scores a power play goal. Assisted by Sidney Crosby and Jake Guentzel.
Sean Couturier wins the faceoff against Teddy Blueger. 7:54  
Nolan Patrick wins the faceoff against Mark Jankowski. 8:27  
  9:06 Sam Lafferty hits Nate Prosser.
Nicolas Aube-Kubel hits Kris Letang. 9:30  
  9:56 Kris Letang shoots Saved by Brian Elliott.
  9:57 Sidney Crosby wins the faceoff against Kevin Hayes.
  10:03 Jake Guentzel shoots Saved by Brian Elliott.
  10:08 Cody Ceci shoots Saved by Brian Elliott.
  10:29 Sidney Crosby hits Travis Konecny.
Shot by Shayne Gostisbehere misses the net 10:38  
Travis Konecny hits Mike Matheson. 10:41  
Giveaway by Kevin Hayes. 10:49  
  11:34 Zach Aston-Reese hits Robert Hagg.
  11:38 Zach Aston-Reese penalty for unsportsmanlike conduct - 2 mins (Minor). Drawn by Robert Hagg.
Robert Hagg penalty for unsportsmanlike conduct - 2 mins (Minor). Drawn by Zach Aston-Reese. 11:38  
Nolan Patrick wins the faceoff against Evgeni Malkin. 11:38  
  11:45 Evgeni Malkin hits Travis Sanheim.
Claude Giroux shoots Saved by Tristan Jarry. 12:22  
  12:34 John Marino blocks shot from Claude Giroux.
  12:50 Mike Matheson shoots Saved by Brian Elliott.
  13:02 Shot by Bryan Rust misses the net
  13:14 Jared McCann hits Justin Braun.
Sean Couturier wins the faceoff against Mark Jankowski. 13:34  
  13:34 Marcus Pettersson penalty for holding - 2 mins (Minor). Drawn by Kevin Hayes.
Shayne Gostisbehere shoots Saved by Tristan Jarry. 13:44  
  14:06 Teddy Blueger wins the faceoff against Sean Couturier.
Jakub Voracek shoots Saved by Tristan Jarry. 14:33  
Giveaway by Jakub Voracek. 14:46  
Kevin Hayes blocks shot from Teddy Blueger. 14:48  
Giveaway by Kevin Hayes. 15:07  
Ivan Provorov blocks shot from Brandon Tanev. 15:08  
  15:09 Zach Aston-Reese wins the faceoff against Kevin Hayes.
Travis Konecny blocks shot from Brian Dumoulin. 15:15  
Claude Giroux wins the faceoff against Brandon Tanev. 15:17  
  16:08 Takeaway by Kasperi Kapanen.
Takeaway by Justin Braun. 16:10  
  16:39 Cody Ceci blocks shot from Travis Konecny.
  16:42 Cody Ceci hits Scott Laughton.
  16:57 Cody Ceci hits Travis Konecny.
  17:02 Mike Matheson hits Kevin Hayes.
  17:12 Sidney Crosby hits Nate Prosser.
Michael Raffl penalty for tripping - 2 mins (Minor). Drawn by Bryan Rust. 17:49  
  17:49 Sidney Crosby wins the faceoff against Claude Giroux.
Sean Couturier blocks shot from Evgeni Malkin. 17:55  
Sean Couturier blocks shot from Evgeni Malkin. 17:58  
  18:01 Bryan Rust scores a power play goal. Assisted by Jake Guentzel and Sidney Crosby.
Kevin Hayes wins the faceoff against Teddy Blueger. 18:01  
Scott Laughton hits Brandon Tanev. 18:10  
James van Riemsdyk shoots Saved by Tristan Jarry. 18:45  
  18:46 Evgeni Malkin wins the faceoff against Joel Farabee.
Shayne Gostisbehere hits Jared McCann. 18:58  
Joel Farabee hits John Marino. 19:08  
Robert Hagg hits Kasperi Kapanen. 19:10  
  19:24 Marcus Pettersson penalty for hooking - 2 mins (Minor). Drawn by Sean Couturier.
Claude Giroux wins the faceoff against Brandon Tanev. 19:24  
  19:33 John Marino blocks shot from Nolan Patrick.
Nolan Patrick wins the faceoff against Mark Jankowski. 19:59  
2
Philadelphia   Pittsburgh
Sean Couturier wins the faceoff against Teddy Blueger. 0:00  
  0:25 Brandon Tanev hits Sean Couturier.
James van Riemsdyk shoots Saved by Tristan Jarry. 0:37  
  0:44 Brandon Tanev hits Jakub Voracek.
Kevin Hayes scores a power play goal. Assisted by Ivan Provorov and Travis Konecny. 1:20  
Scott Laughton wins the faceoff against Sidney Crosby. 1:20  
  1:35 Sidney Crosby blocks shot from Oskar Lindblom.
  1:39 Giveaway by Jake Guentzel.
  1:43 Jake Guentzel blocks shot from Justin Braun.
Nicolas Aube-Kubel hits Cody Ceci. 1:51  
  2:51 Giveaway by Evgeni Malkin.
Takeaway by Sean Couturier. 3:18  
  3:37 Kris Letang shoots Saved by Brian Elliott.
  3:49 Brian Dumoulin hits Michael Raffl.
  4:01 Takeaway by Evan Rodrigues.
  4:05 Giveaway by Evan Rodrigues.
Travis Konecny penalty for tripping - 2 mins (Minor). Drawn by Mike Matheson. 4:17  
  4:17 Sidney Crosby wins the faceoff against Claude Giroux.
  4:25 Bryan Rust shoots Saved by Brian Elliott.
  4:31 Kris Letang shoots Saved by Brian Elliott.
Scott Laughton wins the faceoff against Sidney Crosby. 4:38  
Scott Laughton blocks shot from Kris Letang. 5:06  
  5:31 Bryan Rust shoots Saved by Brian Elliott.
Robert Hagg hits Evgeni Malkin. 5:59  
Nolan Patrick wins the faceoff against Jared McCann. 6:00  
  6:12 Takeaway by Jared McCann.
  6:24 Giveaway by Kasperi Kapanen.
  6:38 John Marino hits Michael Raffl.
Robert Hagg hits Zach Aston-Reese. 7:32  
Nicolas Aube-Kubel hits Teddy Blueger. 7:35  
  8:17 Marcus Pettersson hits Travis Sanheim.
  8:23 Takeaway by Sidney Crosby.
Travis Konecny hits Jake Guentzel. 8:25  
  8:47 Marcus Pettersson penalty for interference - 2 mins (Minor). Drawn by Sean Couturier.
Sean Couturier wins the faceoff against Evan Rodrigues. 8:47  
  9:03 Zach Aston-Reese blocks shot from Jakub Voracek.
Shayne Gostisbehere shoots Saved by Tristan Jarry. 9:16  
  9:17 Teddy Blueger wins the faceoff against Claude Giroux.
  9:42 Brandon Tanev hits Ivan Provorov.
  9:50 Teddy Blueger shoots Saved by Brian Elliott.
  10:03 Evan Rodrigues blocks shot from Kevin Hayes.
Shot by Claude Giroux misses the net 10:13  
Kevin Hayes shoots Saved by Tristan Jarry. 10:31  
Giveaway by Travis Konecny. 10:58  
Travis Konecny hits Jared McCann. 11:09  
  11:09 Jared McCann shoots Saved by Brian Elliott.
  11:21 Mike Matheson hits Joel Farabee.
  11:23 Kris Letang hits Sean Couturier.
  11:28 Mike Matheson shoots Saved by Brian Elliott.
James van Riemsdyk penalty for roughing - 2 mins (Minor). Drawn by Kris Letang. 11:28  
  11:28 Kris Letang penalty for roughing - 2 mins (Minor). Drawn by James van Riemsdyk.
Scott Laughton wins the faceoff against Sidney Crosby. 11:28  
Shayne Gostisbehere scores. Assisted by Scott Laughton and Jakub Voracek. 12:04  
Claude Giroux wins the faceoff against Evgeni Malkin. 12:04  
Claude Giroux shoots Saved by Tristan Jarry. 12:26  
  12:33 Mike Matheson hits Claude Giroux.
Kevin Hayes wins the faceoff against Sidney Crosby. 12:51  
  13:13 Takeaway by John Marino.
Takeaway by Travis Sanheim. 13:22  
  13:34 Teddy Blueger hits Travis Sanheim.
  13:46 Brandon Tanev shoots Saved by Brian Elliott.
Shot by James van Riemsdyk misses the net 14:00  
  14:05 Zach Aston-Reese hits Nate Prosser.
  14:10 Brandon Tanev hits James van Riemsdyk.
James van Riemsdyk hits Zach Aston-Reese. 14:21  
  14:39 Brian Dumoulin shoots Saved by Brian Elliott.
  14:40 Evgeni Malkin wins the faceoff against Nolan Patrick.
Nolan Patrick wins the faceoff against Evgeni Malkin. 14:42  
Nolan Patrick hits Kris Letang. 14:54  
Claude Giroux wins the faceoff against Sidney Crosby. 15:00  
Oskar Lindblom blocks shot from Sidney Crosby. 15:28  
Giveaway by Nicolas Aube-Kubel. 15:34  
  16:21 Giveaway by John Marino.
Takeaway by Sean Couturier. 16:42  
  16:55 Mark Jankowski wins the faceoff against Nolan Patrick.
Claude Giroux wins the faceoff against Mark Jankowski. 17:12  
Shayne Gostisbehere shoots Saved by Tristan Jarry. 17:15  
Claude Giroux wins the faceoff against Sidney Crosby. 17:16  
  17:24 Jake Guentzel blocks shot from Nicolas Aube-Kubel.
Nicolas Aube-Kubel hits Bryan Rust. 17:28  
  18:10 Zach Aston-Reese scores. Assisted by Brandon Tanev.
  18:10 Evgeni Malkin wins the faceoff against Sean Couturier.
  18:31 Jared McCann shoots Saved by Brian Elliott.
  18:47 Sidney Crosby wins the faceoff against Michael Raffl.
Claude Giroux wins the faceoff against Sidney Crosby. 19:00  
Oskar Lindblom shoots Saved by Tristan Jarry. 19:10  
  19:10 Evan Rodrigues wins the faceoff against Kevin Hayes.
Travis Konecny hits Brian Dumoulin. 19:19  
Robert Hagg blocks shot from Brandon Tanev. 19:30  
  19:51 Teddy Blueger hits Scott Laughton.
3
Philadelphia   Pittsburgh
Sean Couturier wins the faceoff against Sidney Crosby. 0:00  
  0:21 Evgeni Malkin wins the faceoff against Claude Giroux.
Oskar Lindblom hits Cody Ceci. 0:29  
Claude Giroux wins the faceoff against Sidney Crosby. 0:58  
  1:12 Jake Guentzel shoots Saved by Brian Elliott.
  1:43 Bryan Rust shoots Saved by Brian Elliott.
  1:50 Evgeni Malkin wins the faceoff against Claude Giroux.
  2:16 Shot by Kris Letang misses the net
  2:25 Jared McCann shoots Saved by Brian Elliott.
  2:38 Giveaway by Kris Letang.
Kevin Hayes shoots Saved by Tristan Jarry. 2:43  
Kevin Hayes wins the faceoff against Sidney Crosby. 2:55  
Kevin Hayes wins the faceoff against Sidney Crosby. 3:03  
Kevin Hayes hits Kris Letang. 3:13  
Kevin Hayes shoots Saved by Tristan Jarry. 3:29  
Scott Laughton shoots Saved by Tristan Jarry. 3:31  
Michael Raffl wins the faceoff against Mark Jankowski. 3:32  
Robert Hagg hits Mark Jankowski. 3:48  
Robert Hagg hits Sam Lafferty. 4:01  
Michael Raffl blocks shot from Brian Dumoulin. 4:13  
Sean Couturier wins the faceoff against Teddy Blueger. 4:29  
  4:38 Teddy Blueger hits Joel Farabee.
Kevin Hayes wins the faceoff against Evgeni Malkin. 4:52  
Shayne Gostisbehere shoots Saved by Tristan Jarry. 4:56  
  4:57 Evgeni Malkin wins the faceoff against Kevin Hayes.
Kevin Hayes shoots Saved by Tristan Jarry. 5:07  
Kevin Hayes shoots Saved by Tristan Jarry. 5:26  
  5:52 Cody Ceci shoots Saved by Brian Elliott.
  6:29 Teddy Blueger hits Justin Braun.
Nolan Patrick shoots Saved by Tristan Jarry. 6:49  
Scott Laughton wins the faceoff against Sam Lafferty. 6:50  
  7:01 Sam Lafferty hits Jakub Voracek.
  7:20 Shot by Evan Rodrigues misses the net
Sean Couturier wins the faceoff against Jared McCann. 7:21  
  7:27 Kasperi Kapanen hits Ivan Provorov.
  7:49 Brian Dumoulin hits Joel Farabee.
  8:02 Jared McCann hits Ivan Provorov.
  8:08 Teddy Blueger wins the faceoff against Scott Laughton.
  8:16 Cody Ceci shoots Saved by Brian Elliott.
  8:24 Zach Aston-Reese hits Shayne Gostisbehere.
  8:47 Teddy Blueger blocks shot from Robert Hagg.
Oskar Lindblom shoots Saved by Tristan Jarry. 9:10  
Nicolas Aube-Kubel hits Brian Dumoulin. 9:31  
Travis Sanheim hits Jake Guentzel. 9:38  
  9:46 Jake Guentzel hits Nicolas Aube-Kubel.
  9:51 Jake Guentzel shoots Saved by Brian Elliott.
Sean Couturier wins the faceoff against Evgeni Malkin. 9:52  
Nolan Patrick wins the faceoff against Evgeni Malkin. 9:57  
  10:39 Brandon Tanev shoots Saved by Brian Elliott.
  10:41 Jared McCann scores. Assisted by Brandon Tanev and Evgeni Malkin.
Sean Couturier wins the faceoff against Teddy Blueger. 10:41  
Sean Couturier wins the faceoff against Teddy Blueger. 10:56  
Robert Hagg hits Zach Aston-Reese. 11:20  
James van Riemsdyk blocks shot from Kris Letang. 11:32  
  11:35 Zach Aston-Reese hits Shayne Gostisbehere.
  11:42 Takeaway by Kris Letang.
  12:30 Sidney Crosby shoots Saved by Brian Elliott.
  12:51 Takeaway by John Marino.
Justin Braun blocks shot from Mark Jankowski. 12:57  
Nicolas Aube-Kubel hits Sam Lafferty. 13:02  
  14:28 Evgeni Malkin wins the faceoff against Sean Couturier.
  14:47 Teddy Blueger wins the faceoff against Kevin Hayes.
  15:01 Giveaway by Zach Aston-Reese.
Kevin Hayes hits John Marino. 15:29  
Sean Couturier wins the faceoff against Sidney Crosby. 15:31  
  15:37 Jake Guentzel blocks shot from Nate Prosser.
  15:37 Evan Rodrigues wins the faceoff against Sean Couturier.
  16:26 Evan Rodrigues blocks shot from Travis Sanheim.
  18:17 Shot by Evan Rodrigues misses the net
Shayne Gostisbehere blocks shot from Kris Letang. 18:19  
Sean Couturier wins the faceoff against Sidney Crosby. 18:38  
Claude Giroux wins the faceoff against Teddy Blueger. 19:53