Pittsburgh vs New York Wrap - New York Wins 9-3
|Pittsburgh vs New York Wrap - New York Wins 9-3|
Pittsburgh couldn't hang with the Islanders on Friday as New York blasted the Penguins 9-3 at Nassau Coliseum.
New York won as a +107 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
New York got goals from Michael Grabner (2), Matt Moulson (2), P.A. Parenteau, Jesse Joensuu, Micheal Haley, John Tavares, and Travis Hamonic in the victory. Hamonic opened the scoring at 8:51 of the first period.
Mikko Koskinen turned in a 35-save effort for the Islanders.
Tyler Kennedy, Jordan Staal, and Kris Letang scored for the Penguins, finding the net behind Mikko Koskinen.
Pittsburgh got a 20-stop effort from Brent Johnson in the loss.
On the power play, New York went 2-for-5, while the Penguins were 3-for-11 with the man advantage.
New York lost the shots on goal battle to Pittsburgh by a margin of 38-36.
New York looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Sabres. The Penguins will aim to get back on the winning track at New York.