10 May 2009
Tying up the Eastern Conference semifinal on Friday night, the Penguins beat the Capitals 5-3. Pittsburgh Captain Sid Crosby had an assist in the first period, and a goal in the 3rd- his 9th in the playoffs.
Pittsburgh then took the lead on Saturday night, beating the Capitals 4-3 in overtime. Series stands at 3-2 Penguins.