2017 Stanley Cup Final Game 5 Vs Nashville Predators

The Penguins had an amazing start in-game 5 when a penalty was called on Nashville’s Ryan Ellis.  Justin Schultz scored on the power play 91 seconds into the game to give the Penguins a 1-0 lead.    Over 5 minutes later Bryan Rust scored to increase the lead to 2-0.   Then with 11 seconds left in the first period Evgeni Malkin scored to give the Pens a 3-0 lead after the first period.   in the second period, Nashville made a change in-goal with Juuse Sarios replacing Pekka Rinne.     Connor Sheary scored a 1:19 into the second period to increase the Penguins lead to 4-0.   Phil Kessel scored on a wrist shot to increase the lead to 5-0.   Ron Hainsey scored to give the Pens a 6-0 lead after the second period.   Then was no scoring in the third period but Nashville was very frustrated. Matt Murray bounced back from two bad performances to get a shutout with 24 saves.  Sidney Crosby was outstanding getting 3 assists and earning first star honors. The Penguins  won 6-0 and take a 3 games to 2 series lead back to Nashville.    They can win their 5th Stanley Cup in franchise history Sunday night at the Bridgestone Arena with face off time of 8:00 P.M.


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