Fanteractive Game Breakdown for Senators @ Penguins by JimConnelly

National Hockey League

Senators (V) vs. Penguins (H)

PPG Paints Arena
Pittsburgh


Thursday May 25,2017 08:00 PM ET

Post Game Analysis by JimConnelly for Penguins

Post Game Analysis Report

Overall Grades
Overall Team Grade
A  
 
Three Stars (In Order)
Chris Kunitz  
 
Three Stars 2
Sidney Crosby  
 
Three Stars 3
Matt Murray  
 
Personnel Grades
Wings
A  
 
Centers
A  
 
Blue Line
A-  
 
Goaltenders
A  
 
Overall Game Analysis
Solid all around effort. We needed the defense and goaltenders to have a good day and they delivered. Kunitz had an awesome game and was the hero! Bring on the Preds!
Coaching
Preparation
A  
 
Execution
A+  
 
Game Management
A+  
 
Key Decisions
A+  
 
Comments
 
 
Offense Categories
Offensive Pressure
A-  
 
Generating Scoring Opportunities
A  
 
Puck Movement In Offensive Zone
A-  
 
Creativity
A  
 
Puck Possession
A-  
 
Power Plays
B+  
 
Mistakes
A-  
 
Overall Offense Grade
A-  
 
Offense Comments
Senators played well on defense, but the Penguins were able to capitalize on several key opportunities and pull this one out.
Defense Categories
Overall Defense
A  
 
Controlling The Middle
A+  
 
Preventing Scoring Opportunities
A  
 
Forcing Turnovers
A  
 
Discipline
A+  
 
Mistakes
A-  
 
Penalty Killing
A  
 
Generating Offense
A  
 
Overall Defense Grade
A  
 
Defense Comments
The Penguins did well to limit the Senators opportunities. They managed to control their speed and were instrumental in the counterattack.
player Performance
No Players Records