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Lemieux nets four points as Pens rout Caps

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- Mario Lemieux had a goal and assisted on three
power-play goals to help the Pittsburgh Penguins finish their
preseason schedule with a 7-1 victory over the Washington Capitals
on Sunday night.

Lemieux had two goals and nine assists in four exhibition games.

Ziggy Palffy added two goals and an assist for Pittsburgh
(2-5-2), and Rico Fata, Mark Recchi, Rob Scuderi and Ric Jackman
also scored. Rookie Sidney Crosby had an assist, giving him a goal
and three assists in five preseason games.

Matt Bradley scored for the Capitals (2-4-2).

Both teams open the regular seasons Wednesday night. Pittsburgh
is in New Jersey and the Capitals are home against Columbus.