12/6/1989 Home Next Game Previous Game Schedule
Game 298
Pittsburgh Civic Arena - Attendance 15,725 Actual Boxscore
Penalties
Goals 1 2 3 OT F Powerplays PPG PPA 1st Period Time Player Minutes
Washington
2 0 1   3 Washington 0 2 Pittsburgh 0:57 66 Lemieux, M 4:00
Pittsburgh
2 1 2   5 Pittsburgh 1 3 Washington 0:57 17 Ridley, M 2:00 C
Washington 8:20 9 Kypreos, N 2:00 C
Shots 1 2 3 OT F Pittsburgh 8:20 16 Caufield, J 2:00 C
Washington 7 6 5   18 Washington 9:26 23 Murray, R 2:00
Pittsburgh 8 9 15   32 Pittsburgh 18:25 12 Errey, B 2:00
2nd Period Time Player Minutes
Goals Washington 15:03 32 Hunter, D 4:00
1st Period Time Goal Assist Assist Score Pittsburgh 15:03 8 Recchi, M 2:00 C
Pittsburgh 3:43 25 Stevens, K (8) 11 Cullen, J (7) 44 Brown, R (8) 0-1 3rd Period Time Player Minutes
Washington 4:58 17 Ridley, M (11) 10 Miller, K (10) 3 Stevens, S (11) 1-1 Pittsburgh 5:47 8 Recchi, M 2:00 C
Washington 13:12 22 Ciccarelli, D (14) 32 Hunter, D (16)   2-1 Washington 5:47 32 Hunter, D 2:00 C
Pittsburgh 17:39 11 Cullen, J (6) 77 Coffey, P (26) 12 Errey, B (6) 2-2 Washington 18:43 32 Hunter, D 2:00
2nd Period Time Goal Assist Assist Score Overtime Time Player Minutes
Pittsburgh 14:45 11 Cullen, J (7) PP 29 Bourque, P (4)   2-3 N/A      
3rd Period Time Goal Assist Assist Score 3 Stars
Pittsburgh 4:23 77 Coffey, P (4) 66 Lemieux, M (23) 44 Brown, R (9) 2-4
1st
Pittsburgh - Cullen, J - 2G, 2A, 4SOG, +2
Washington 7:54 14 Courtnall, G (14) 22 Ciccarelli, D (21) 17 Ridley, M (15) 3-4
2nd
Pittsburgh - Coffey, P - GWG, A, 4SOG, 2H, TA, +2
Pittsburgh 11:31 12 Errey, B (5) 11 Cullen, J (8)   3-5
3rd
Washington - Ciccarelli, D - G, A, 3SOG, +2
Overtime Time Goal Assist Assist Score
N/A          
A recharged Penguins team dominates capitals after sweeping changes and Craig Patrick as head coach
Pittsburgh snaps a 3 game losing streak and an extended period of bad hockey.  Looks to make up ground and climb back into race
John Cullen was the star for the Penguins as he scored his 6th and 7th of the season and adds 2 assists  
Paul Coffey lit the lamp with a shot from the point for his 4th, the eventual game-winner.  Also assisted on one of Cullen's goals
Wendell Young is 7-8-2 on the season for Pittsburgh.  Barrasso and Pietrangelo are a combined 0-10-0.
Washington Capitals 14-13-1 (29)
# GP S G A P PIM +/- S% FOT FOW FO% H HA H% TA PPG SHG GWG GTG 3SP
Courtnall, G 14 1 4 1   1   2 25.00%     0.00%     0.00%            
Hunter, D A 32 1     1 1 8 1 0.00% 3 1 33.33% 1 2 50.00%            
Ciccarelli, D 22 1 3 1 1 2   2 33.33%     0.00%     0.00%           1
Miller, K 10 1     1 1   -1 0.00%     0.00%     0.00% 2          
Ridley, M 17 1 1 1 1 2 2 1 100.00% 11 5 45.45% 1 2 50.00% 1          
Leach, S 21 1       0   -1 0.00%     0.00%     0.00% 1          
May, A 16 1 2     0   -2 0.00%     0.00%     0.00%            
Pivonka, M 20 1 2     0   -3 0.00% 4 3 75.00%     0.00%            
Druce, J 19 1       0   -2 0.00%     0.00%     0.00%            
Kyprios, N 9 1       0 2   0.00%     0.00%     0.00%            
Murray, R 23 1 1     0 2   0.00% 4 1 25.00% 1 2 50.00%            
Corriveau, Y 26 1 2     0     0.00%     0.00%     0.00% 1          
Stevens, S A 3 1 1   1 1   -2 0.00%     0.00%     0.00% 1          
Hatcher, K 4 1 1     0   -2 0.00%     0.00% 1 2 50.00%            
Johansson, C 6 1       0   1 0.00%     0.00%     0.00%            
Rouse, B 8 1 1     0   1 0.00%     0.00%     0.00%            
Langway, R C 5 1       0     0.00%     0.00%     0.00%            
Sheehy, N 15 1       0     0.00%     0.00%     0.00% 2          
Washington Capitals Totals 18 3 5 8 14 -5 16.67% 22 10 45.45% 4 8 50.00% 8 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
Mason, B 31 G 1 1 59 5 32 27 .844 5.08 7 4 57.14%   1            
                                           
Washington Capitals G Totals 1 59 5 32 27 .844 5.08 7 4 57.14% 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Pittsburgh Penguins 7-18-2 (16)
# GP S G A P PIM +/- S% FOT FOW FO% H HA H% TA PPG SHG GWG GTG 3SP
Stevens, K 25 1 7 1   1   1 14.29%     0.00%     0.00% 1          
Lemieux, M C 66 1 1   1 1 4 1 0.00% 9 5 55.56% 1 1 100.00%            
Brown, R 44 1 1   2 2   1 0.00%     0.00%     0.00%            
Errey, B 12 1 1 1 1 2 2 2 100.00%     0.00%     0.00% 2          
Cullen, J A 11 1 4 2 2 4   2 50.00% 5 2 40.00%     0.00%   1       3
McBain, A 9 1 3     0   2 0.00%     0.00%     0.00%            
Bourque, P 29 1 2   1 1   -2 0.00%     0.00%     0.00% 1          
Recchi, M 8 1 4     0 4 -1 0.00% 2 1 50.00%     0.00% 1          
Kyte, J* 3 1       0   -2 0.00%     0.00% 3 4 75.00%            
Kachowski, M 26 1 1     0     0.00%     0.00%     0.00%            
Quinn, D 10 1 3     0   -1 0.00% 6 4 66.67%     0.00% 1          
Caufield, J 16 1       0 2   0.00%     0.00%     0.00% 1          
Coffey, P A 77 1 4 1 1 2   2 25.00%     0.00% 2 2 100.00% 1     1   2
Hillier, R 23 1       0   2 0.00%     0.00%     0.00%            
Johnson, J 6 1       0   -1 0.00%     0.00%     0.00% 2          
Dahlquist, C 4 1       0   -1 0.00%     0.00% 0 1 0.00%            
Zalapski, Z 33 1 1     0     0.00%     0.00%     0.00% 1          
Delorme, G 27 1       0     0.00%     0.00%     0.00%            
Pittsburgh Penguins Totals 32 5 8 13 12 5 15.63% 22 12 54.55% 6 8 75.00% 11 1 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
Young, W 1 G 1 1 60 3 18 15 .833 3.00 3 1 33.33% 1              
                                           
Pittsburgh Penguins  G Totals 1 60 3 18 15 .833 3.00 3 1 33.33% 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0