Kessel also had two assists, and Crosby had one, fueling a Penguins offense that scored three power-play goals and added another short-handed.
Crosby, Kessel carry Penguins past Lightning, 5-2 →
"There's not much separation between teams," Pittsburgh Penguins center Riley Sheahan said. "The salary cap makes it a tough league to play in."
NHL's Thanksgiving playoffs rule unlikely to fit this season →