Jake Guentzel and Mikael Granlund each had a goal and an assist Saturday as the Pittsburgh Penguins downed the visiting Philadelphia Flyers 5-1.
Pittsburgh's Mike Sullivan became the 40th NHL coach to reach 400 career wins (400-237-15-87).
Rickard Rakell, Sidney Crosby and Jason Zucker also scored, and Marcus Pettersson had two assists for the Penguins, who are 6-1-1 in their past eight games.
Pittsburgh goaltender Casey DeSmith made 30 saves.
Kieffer Bellows scored for the Flyers, who have lost three straight. Goaltender Carter Hart made 27 saves.
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The Penguins shuffled all four forward lines after it was announced that newly acquired center Nick Bonino would be out week-to-week after he underwent a procedure for a lacerated kidney.
Rakell, who moved from the top line to the third line in that shuffle, opened the scoring at 5:52 of the first. Near the right side of the crease, he deflected in a shot by Pettersson from the top of the slot.
Bellows tied it 1-1 at 10:04 on a shot that left DeSmith seemingly wanting a do-over. Off the rush, Bellows let loose a wrist shot from the top of the right circle. Although defenseman Brian Dumoulin was guarding Bellows, it appeared that DeSmith had a clear look at the shot, but it eluded him blocker side.
On a power play at 6:49 of the second, Crosby put Pittsburgh back on top. With penalty killer Owen Tippett down and struggling after blocking a shot, Crosby blasted a one-timer from the right dot off a feed from Guentzel to make it 2-1.
Tippett went to the locker room but returned shortly thereafter.
That gave Crosby 53 goals and 122 points in a season's worth of games -- 82 -- in his career against the rival Flyers.
Zucker notched his eighth goal in seven games when his deflection of a Pettersson shot trickled under Hart at 14:24 of the third to make it 3-1.
Guentzel added an empty-netter with 1:38 left, and Granlund topped it off with 55.8 seconds left.
--Field Level Media