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Game 280
Le Colisee - Attendance 15,020 Actual Boxscore
Penalties
Goals 1 2 3 OT F Powerplays PPG PPA 1st Period Time Player Minutes
Pittsburgh
4 0 0   4 Pittsburgh 0 2 Pittsburgh 8:15 5 Dineen, G 2:00 C
Quebec
2 0 3   5 Quebec 0 1 Quebec 8:15 43 Fogarty, B 2:00 C
Quebec 14:13 20 Loiselle, C 2:00 C
Shots 1 2 3 OT F Pittsburgh 14:13 66 Lemieux, M 2:00 C
Pittsburgh 13 12 8   33 2nd Period Time Player Minutes
Quebec 11 9 9   29 Pittsburgh 2:08 6 Johnson, J 4:00 C
Quebec 2:08 2 Cirella, J 4:00 C
Goals Quebec 12:27 20 Loiselle, C 4:00 C
1st Period Time Goal Assist Assist Score Pittsburgh 12:27 66 Lemieux, M 4:00 C
Quebec 4:25 19 Sakic, J (19) 22 Brown, J 16 Goulet, M 0-1 Quebec 15:40 2 Cirella, J 2:00
Pittsburgh 10:29 44 Brown, R (12) 66 Lemieux, M 33 Zalapski, Z 1-1 3rd Period Time Player Minutes
Quebec 12:11 32 Deblois, L (4) 20 Loiselle, C 25 Jackson, J 1-2 Quebec 0:22 12 McRae, K 2:00
Pittsburgh 13:53 66 Lemieux, M (14) 44 Brown, R 4 Dahlquist, C 2-2 Pittsburgh 9:13 5 Dineen, G 10:00 MC
Pittsburgh 17:44 8 Recchi, M (6) 10 Quinn, D 77 Coffey, P 3-2 Pittsburgh 10:56 8 Recchi, M 4:00
Pittsburgh 18:15 29 Bourque, P (4) 77 Coffey, P 10 Quinn, D 4-2 Quebec 10:56 9 Fortier, M 2:00 C
2nd Period Time Goal Assist Assist Score Quebec 14:16 26 Stastny, P 2:00 C
None           Pittsburgh 14:16 29 Bourque, P 2:00 C
3rd Period Time Goal Assist Assist Score Overtime Time Player Minutes
Quebec 16:25 19 Sakic, J (20) 16 Goulet, M   4-3 N/A      
Quebec 16:59 19 Sakic, J (21) 16 Goulet, M 22 Brown, J 4-4 3 Stars
Quebec 19:01 19 Sakic, J (22) 16 Goulet, M 22 Brown, J 4-5
1st
Quebec - Sakic, J - 4G, GWG, Natural Hat Trick in final 3:35, TA, +4
Overtime Time Goal Assist Assist Score
2nd
Quebec - Brown, J - G, 3A, H
N/A          
3rd
Pittsburgh - Lemieux, M - G, A, 5SOG
Joe Sakic steals the game for Quebec, netting 3 goals in the final 3:35, totals 4 on the night    
The loss is Pittsburgh's 5th in their last 6th and firmly have the worst record in the NHL.  Most believe Gene Ubriaco will be fired
The Nordiques snap their own 6 game losing streak.              
Joe Sakic's 4 goals gives him 22 on the season, leading the NHL.  The next highest goal scorer(s) have 19 goals
Ron Tugnutt was pulled after allowing 4 goals in the first 18 minutes.  Mario Brunetta was perfect in the Nordiques' comeback win
Pittsburgh Penguins 6-18-2 (14)
# GP S G A P PIM +/- S% FOT FOW FO% H HA H% TA PPG SHG GWG GTG 3SP
Stevens, K 25 1 5     0     0.00%     0.00%     0.00%            
Lemieux, M C 66 1 5 1 1 2 6   20.00% 9 5 55.56% 0 1 0.00%           1
Brown, R 44 1 4 1 1 2     25.00%     0.00%     0.00%            
Errey, B 12 1 2     0   -1 0.00%     0.00%     0.00%            
Cullen, J A 11 1 2     0   -1 0.00% 9 7 77.78%     0.00%            
McBain, A 9 1 3     0   -1 0.00%     0.00% 1 1 100.00%            
Bourque, P 29 1 2 1   1 2   50.00%     0.00%     0.00% 1          
Quinn, D 10 1 1   2 2     0.00% 5 2 40.00%     0.00% 2          
Recchi, M 8 1 2 1   1 4   50.00% 2 1 50.00% 0 1 0.00%            
Kyte, J* 3 1 1     0     0.00%     0.00%     0.00%            
Gilhen, R 19 1       0     0.00% 1 0 0.00%     0.00%            
Callander, J 14 1       0     0.00%     0.00%     0.00%            
Coffey, P A 77 1 4   2 2   -2 0.00%     0.00% 2 2 100.00% 1          
Delorme, G 27 1 2     0   -2 0.00%     0.00%     0.00% 3          
Johnson, J 6 1       0 4   0.00%     0.00% 0 1 0.00% 1          
Dineen, G 5 1       0 12   0.00%     0.00% 0 2 0.00%            
Dahlquist, C 4 1     1 1   1 0.00%     0.00% 0 1 0.00% 1          
Zalapski, Z 33 1     1 1   1 0.00%     0.00%     0.00%            
Pittsburgh Penguins Totals 33 4 8 12 28 -5 12.12% 26 15 57.69% 3 9 33.33% 9 0 0 0 0 1
Goalie # Pos GP GS MIN GA SA SAV SV% GAA GR GRS GR% W L T PIM A 3SP ENG SO
Pietrangelo, F 40 G 1 1 59 5 29 24 .828 5.08 6 1 16.67%   1            
                                           
Pittsburgh Penguins G Totals 1 59 5 29 24 .828 5.08 6 1 16.67% 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Quebec Nordiques 8-19-1 (17)
# GP S G A P PIM +/- S% FOT FOW FO% H HA H% TA PPG SHG GWG GTG 3SP
Goulet, M 16 1 4   4 4   4 0.00%     0.00%     0.00% 1          
Sakic, J 19 1 6 4   4   4 66.67% 10 3 30.00%     0.00% 1     1   3
McRae, K 12 1 1     0 2 4 0.00%     0.00%     0.00%            
Fortier, M 9 1       0 2 -2 0.00%     0.00% 0 1 0.00%            
Gillis, P 23 1       0   -2 0.00% 7 3 42.86%     0.00%            
Stastny, P C 26 1 2     0 2 -2 0.00%     0.00%     0.00%            
Jackson, J 25 1     1 1   -1 0.00%     0.00% 0 1 0.00% 1          
Loiselle, C 20 1 3   1 1 6 -1 0.00% 7 3 42.86% 0 3 0.00%            
Deblois, L 32 1 2 1   1   -1 50.00% 1 1 100.00%     0.00% 1          
Jarvi, I 11 1 2     0     0.00%     0.00%     0.00% 1          
Lawton, B 17 1       0     0.00% 1 1 100.00% 1 1 100.00%            
Middendorf, M 48 1 3     0     0.00%     0.00%     0.00%            
Leschyshyn, C 7 1       0   2 0.00%     0.00%     0.00% 1          
Brown, J 22 1     3 3   2 0.00%     0.00% 1 3 33.33%           2
Fogarty, B 43 1 1     0 2   0.00%     0.00% 0 1 0.00%            
Cirella, J 2 1 1     0 6   0.00%     0.00% 0 1 0.00%            
Picard, R 24 1 2     0   -1 0.00%     0.00%     0.00% 1          
Finn, S* 29 1 2     0   -1 0.00%     0.00% 1 2 50.00%            
Quebec Nordiques Totals 29 5 9 14 20 5 17.24% 26 11 42.31% 3 13 23.08% 7 0 0 1 0 5
Goalie # Pos GP GS MIN GA SA SAV SV% GAA GR GRS GR% W L T PIM A 3SP ENG SO
Tugnutt, R 1 G 1 1 18 4 12 8 .667 13.33 4 1 25.00%                
Brunetta, M 30 G 1   52 0 21 21 1.000 0.00 3 3 100.00% 1              
Quebec Nordiques G Totals 1 70 4 33 29 .879 3.43 7 4 57.14% 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0