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Pittsburgh Penguins' Beau Bennett (19), center, celebrates with teammates James Neal (18) and Robert Bortuzzo (41) after scoring to make it 2-0 during the third period of an NHL hockey game, Friday, March 28, 2014, in Columbus, Ohio. (AP Photo/Mike Munden)

Pittsburgh Penguins' Beau Bennett (19), center, celebrates with teammates James Neal (18) and Robert Bortuzzo (41) after scoring to make it 2-0 during the third period of an NHL hockey game, Friday, March 28, 2014, in Columbus, Ohio. (AP Photo/Mike Munden)

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