Pittsburgh Skates Past New York 5-4 - Recap
|Pittsburgh Skates Past New York 5-4 - Recap|
Chris Kunitz scored twice to lead the Penguins over New York 5-4 on Sunday at Nassau Coliseum.
Pittsburgh won as a -155 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Pittsburgh got goals from Chris Kunitz (2), Jarome Iginla, Pascal Dupuis, and Douglas Murray in the victory. Iginla opened the scoring at 13:18 of the first period.
Marc-Andre Fleury turned in a 32-save effort for the Penguins.
Kyle Okposo, Matt Moulson, John Tavares, and Casey Cizikas scored for the Islanders, finding the net behind Marc-Andre Fleury.
Evgeni Nabokov stopped 20 of 25 shots for the Islanders, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Pittsburgh went 3-for-5, while the Islanders were 0-for-3 with the man advantage.
Pittsburgh lost the shots on goal battle to New York by a margin of 36-25.