SportsCenter Highlight of the Night: Penguins/Senators

Senators 4, Penguins 3 (3 OT) (Penguins lead series, 3-2)

It took 4 hours and 30 minutes to declare a winner in the triple-overtime thriller. The Senators' Matt Carkner's score in the 3rd OT, his first career playoff goal, keeps Ottawa alive in the series. Carkner has only scored 2 goals in 83 career regular-season games. The Sens' Peter Regin scored the game-tying goal in the 3rd period, his 3rd goal of the series. Regin had 13 goals in the regular season. Pittsburgh all-star Sidney Crosby had a goal and an assist, giving him 13 points in the series, tying his career high for a single playoff series, set last year against the Capitals. Game 6 is Saturday in Ottawa.

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After the jump, find out more about the record-setting night in the net by Ottawa's Pascal Leclaire.

Pascal Leclaire, in just his 2nd career playoff game, stopped 56 shots to beat the Penguins, setting a Senators single-game playoff record. Leclaire's regular-season career high is 48 saves.

Note: The Elias Sports Bureau and ESPN Stats and Information group contributed to this report.