Pittsburgh star Sidney Crosby scored in the second round of the
shootout, but Buffalo's Thomas Vanek tied it in the third round. On
Friday night in Ottawa, Vanek scored three goals in the Sabres' 4-3
win over the Senators.
Crosby had two assists to help Pittsburgh (1-1-2) take a 2-0
lead in the first period. Niks Ekman opened the scoring midway
through the period and Kristopher Letang adding a power-play goal
with 30 seconds left.