GAME 1 RECAP
Star Tribune’s Three Stars
1. Sidney Crosby, Penguins: Four shots, an assist and absolutely flew.
2. Martin Jones, Sharks: Made 38 saves and did everything to give San Jose a rallying chance.
3. Patrick Hornqvist, Penguins: Six shots, four hits, set a screen on one goal.
BY THE NUMBERS
9-0 Penguins’ record when Bryan Rust scores in regular season/playoffs.
8 Multi-point games this postseason by Brent Burns (most in the NHL).
22 Points for Burns, the fifth-most by a defenseman in the past 30 years.
18 Power-play goals by the Sharks this postseason.
65 Career playoff goals for Patrick Marleau.