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How the Penguins found themselves with a a 2-on-0 breakaway to open the scoring against the Predators

Patric Hornqvist and Scott Wilson found themselves on a 2-on-0 with the Nashville goaltender and Wilson made it count.

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Less than one minute into Saturday nights game between the Penguins and the Predators, Pittsburgh found themselves up 1-0.

Patric Hornqvist and Scott Wilson suddenly were on a 2-on-0 breakaway with only Just Saros in front of them.

This one happened pretty fast.

The Penguins were attempting to get the puck out of their own zone. As the puck was being cleared, P.K. Subban tried to keep it in the zone.

Mattias Ekholm thought it was a good idea to step up and play the puck. It wasn't.

As Ekholm stepped up, Patric Hornqvist chipped the puck around him, sending himself and Scott Wilson into the offensive zone by themselves.

Hornqvist moved the puck over to Wilson.

And then Wilson finished it off, beating Saros. He got a piece of it, but not enough to keep it from going past him.

If you're Ekholm, I get why you think you can play that puck...but you need to realize the game situation, that there were two Penguins lurking, and if you miss, you have no one behind you to back you up.