Home Team Continues To Dominate Stanley Cup Final

Matt Murray stopped all 24 shots he faced as the Pittsburgh Penguins routed the Nashville Predators 6-0 in Game 5 of the Stanley Cup final.

Pittsburgh leads the best-of-seven series 3-2 with the home team having won every game of this season.

Game 6 is in Nashville on Sunday.

Phil Kessel scored and added two assists for the Penguins while captain Sidney Crosby had three assists.

Justin Schultz's power-play goal early in the first was the eventual winner, while Bryan Rust, Evgeni Malkin, Conor Sheary and Ron Hainsey also found the back of the net.

Pekka Rinne was pulled from Nashville's net after making six saves on nine shots in the first period. Juuse Saros turned aside 12-of-15 in relief.