NHL: Pittsburgh 2, Philadelphia 0

March 12, 2006 at 11:26 PM

PITTSBURGH, March 12 (UPI) -- Colby Armstrong scored both goals Sunday as the Penguins blanked Philadelphia, 2-0.

Sidney Crosby had two assists and goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury made 22 saves for his first shutout of the season for the Penguins (16-37-12), who have won two in a row. They broke a four-game losing streak against Philadelphia, beating the Flyers for the first time in Pittsburgh since Nov. 27, 2002.

For slumping Philadelphia (35-20-10), goalie Robert Esche made 18 saves.

The Flyers have dropped two straight and six of their last eight games.

They out-shot the Penguins, 22-20. On the power play, Pittsburgh was 1-for-7 while the Flyers went 0-for-7.

Like Us on Facebook for more stories from UPI.com  
Latest Headlines
Top Stories
Report: Los Angeles Lakers on verge of acquiring Hibbert
Women's World Cup: U.S. inspired for rematch vs. Japan
Dallas Mavericks land DeAndre Jordan
Aldridge to sign four-year deal with San Antonio Spurs
Greinke, Los Angeles Dodgers beat New York Mets, Harvey