Evgeni Malkin recorded his ninth career hat 1, on Saturday.

Jordan Staal scored twice while Chris Kunitz and Matt Cooke also tallied for Pittsburgh, which has won eight of its last nine home games. Marc-Andre Fleury stopped 34 shots in the win.

Teddy Purcell was the lone scorer for the Bolts, who have lost two in a row since winning three straight. Dwayne Roloson was torched for all eight goals on 34 shots.