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Brian Gionta scored two goals for the second time in as many games against Pittsburgh, and visiting New Jersey ran the Penguins' start-of-season winless streak to a franchise-record seven games.

FIRST PERIOD

Scoring: 1, New Jersey, Pandolfo 2 (Langenbrunner, Brown), 10:47. 2, New Jersey, Gomez 1 (Gionta, Rafalski), 18:04.

SECOND PERIOD

Scoring: 3, Pittsburgh, Tarnstrom 2 (Recchi, Jackman), 8:14. 4, Pittsburgh, Lemieux 3 (Palffy, Orpik), 8:43. 5, New Jersey, Malakhov 1 (Mogilny, Rafalski), 9:15 (pp). 6, New Jersey, Gionta 4 (Brylin, Gomez), 16:14 (pp).

THIRD PERIOD

Scoring: 7, New Jersey, Gionta 5 (Gomez, Brylin), 1:41. 8, New Jersey, Mogilny 4, 2:08. 9, Pittsburgh, Jackman 2 (Lemieux, Recchi), 8:43 (pp).

SHOTS ON GOAL

Devils 151011 -- 36Penguins 71511 -- 33 Power-play opportunities: New Jersey 2 of 6; Pittsburgh 1 of 5. Goalies: New Jersey, Brodeur 4-3-0 (33 shots-30 saves). Pittsburgh, Thibault 0-2-0 (29-23), Caron (2:08 third, 7-7). A: 16,082 (16,958). T: 2:21.