Islanders Fall 4-3 Against Pittsburgh - Game Recap
It came down to a shootout and Marc-Andre Fleury foiled the opposition in a 4-3 victory for Pittsburgh over New York Friday.
The Penguins were a -130 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 5.5.
Chris Kunitz clinched the win with a shootout goal in round 3 for the Penguins. Pittsburgh got goals from Michael Rupp, Zbynek Michalek, and Mark Letestu in the victory. Rupp opened the scoring at 8:57 of the first period.
Marc-Andre Fleury turned in a 35-save effort for the Penguins.
Blake Comeau (2) and Travis Hamonic scored for the Islanders, finding the net behind Marc-Andre Fleury.
New York got a 35-stop effort from Al Montoya in the loss.
Pittsburgh scored 1 time on 5 chances on the power play, while New York went 1-for-7 with the man advantage.
Pittsburgh looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Thrashers. The Islanders will aim to get back on the winning track at Philadelphia.