Bryan Rust Collected one goal and three assists, Jason Zucker A goal and two assists and Evgeni Malkin Has been instrumental in three home goals for the Penguins, who are 7-1-1 in their last nine games. Issue of Tristan Made 26 puck saves in win.
of the evening Jordan Binnington It was tough in front of the net for the Blues. His head coach Craig Berube was ejected from the game after giving up four of the Penguins’ first 17 shots. He received a game misconduct when he returned to the bench for the Blues. He exchanged several words with the Penguins players and the referees decided to crack down on him.
After the game, Berube was tight-lipped about his goalkeeper.
“He needs to stop acting like that, it’s not helping at all. He just needs to be a goalie and stop pucks,” he told reporters.
With the Pens leading 3-1, Binnington brought his glove to the face of Jason Zucker as he chased the puck behind his net, causing him to fall heavily against the boards. Two days ago, goalkeeper Jordan Staal also tried to check the Hurricanes captain, but fell on impact himself.