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Pittsburgh Penguins

Early offensive struggles proving costly for Penguins

Phil Kessel is on pace to score 41 goals this season.tmpplchld So is his team.tmpplchld Now, having Kessel get a goal in one of his first two games has to be encouraging for the Penguins, but the hard truth is that they acquired him to enhance their offense, not constitute it.tmpplchld And as good as goalie Marc-Andre Fleury was during the Penguins' season-opening losses at Dallas and Arizona _ "(Fleury) has been unbelievable for us," right winger Patric Hornqvist said _ even he can only stretch a half-goal per game so far.tmpplchld "It's definitely disappointing knowing that we come on a road trip and score one goal," left winger Chris Kunitz said. "We...