MONTREAL, Feb. 7 (UPI) -- Two goals by Brian Gionta helped carry the Montreal Canadiens to a 5-3 win over the Pittsburgh Penguins Saturday.
Gionta also notched an assist in the Canadiens' third consecutive victory.
In the third period, Montreal scored three times in 3 1/2-minute span to take a 5-1 lead.
Gionta's goal at 10:47 of the period welcomed Johnson to the contest. His first goal came midway through the second period to put Montreal ahead 2-1.