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AFTERMATH: Pens 3, Hurricanes 2. Luck changing for Hagelin, Hornqvist, Kunitz.

Even during a night when much went wrong for the Penguins, fortune still favored them. For much of December, Carl Hagelin, Chris Kunitz and Patric Hornqvist couldn’t buy a goal. They represented the kind of top-six skill that allowed the Penguins to put Phil Kessel on a third line, yet they entered Wednesday’s game against […]
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Down one goal with just one period left, the Penguins press the right buttons and make some line changes that pay off with Chris Kunitz and Carl Hagelin both scoring goals while on new lines to lead to a 3-2 win. Pregame Trevor Daley returns from injury to replace the now-injured Brian Dumoulin. Matt Murray spells Marc-Andre Fleury otherwise lines and lineup are the same from last night's win in Jersey. The boys are ready to go. pic.twitter.com/4uZ1fHgGOL — Pittsburgh Penguins (@penguins) December 28, 2016 1st period The Hurricanes strike first, a nice play by Noah Hanifin to pinch...

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