RUST’S OT GOAL LIFTS PENGUINS
pittsburgh» Bryan Rust flipped a backhander past Tuukka Rask 1:24 into overtime to give the Penguins a 4-3 victory over the Bruins on Wednesday night.
Racing down the slot, Rust took a swipe at Evgeni Malkin’s centering pass and the puck fluttered by Rask to give the Penguins their seventh straight victory. Conor Sheary, Nick Bonino and Justin Schultz also scored for Pittsburgh. Matt Murray stopped 41 of the 44 shots he faced to improve to 10-0-1 in his last 11 home starts.
Kevin Labanc scored the lone goal in four rounds of a shootout to give the Sharks a 4-3 victory over the Senators. … Brian Boyle scored two first-period goals and the Lightning beat Calgary 6-3 snapping the Flames’ six-game winning streak.