Penguins moving on, finish off Blue Jackets

Posted: April 21, 2017 at 2:11 a.m.

Pittsburgh’s Scott Wilson (right), celebrates his goal with Trevor Daley during the third period in Game 5 of an NHL Eastern Conference playoff series against Columbus on Thursday. The Penguins pulled away to eliminate the Blue Jackets 5-2.

PITTSBURGH — Sidney Crosby and Scott Wilson scored 51 seconds apart in the third period, helping the Pittsburgh Penguins eliminate the Columbus Blue Jackets with a 5-2 victory in Game 5 of their NHL first-round series on Thursday night.

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