PITTSBURGH, Dec. 13 (UPI) -- Evgeni Malkin scored a power-play goal early in the overtime period to give the Pittsburgh Penguins a 3-2 win over the visiting Florida Panthers Saturday.
Malkin, who had not scored in the past five games, took a pass from Sergei Gonchar and fired a slap shot past Tomas Vokun just 37 seconds into overtime.
The win was the fifth in the past seven tries for Pittsburgh and ended a two-game losing skid.
Ruslan Fedotenko and Pascal Dupuis also scored for the Penguins in support of Brent Johnson, who made 29 saves.
Reinprecht gave Florida a 1-0 lead with a backhand goal at 10:25 of the first period but Dupuis evened the score at 13:03.
Fedotenko put Pittsburgh ahead 2-1 at 9:41 of the second period. Florida then tied it at 4:39 of the third period on Weiss's goal.