Penguins 4, Blackhawks 1
Evgeni Malkin scored for Pittsburgh and the Penguins beat the
Chicago Blackhawks 4-1 Tuesday night.
Dustin Jeffrey, Nick Johnson and Mark Letestu also had goals for
Pittsburgh, and Paul Martin had two assists. Kyle Beach scored for
Chicago, which fell to 1-3 in the preseason. The Penguins are
The game matched the past two Stanley Cup champions – but the
lineups did not. Malkin played, but fellow Penguins stars Sidney
Crosby, Marc-Andre Fleury and Brooks Orpik were among the
scratches. Chicago chose not to dress, among others, Jonathan
Toews, Duncan Keith, Marian Hossa and Marty Turco.
Both of the Penguins’ third-period goals went in off of
Blackhawks defenseman Brent Seabrook.