Pittsburgh vs New York Recap - Penguins Win 6-3
Pittsburgh got a pair of goals from James Neal as the Penguins skated to a 6-3 victory over New York on Saturday at Nassau Coliseum.
The Penguins were a -120 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 5.5.
James Neal (2), Steve Sullivan, Matt Cooke, Pascal Dupuis, and Paul Martin each scored for the Penguins in the victory. Sullivan opened the scoring for Pittsburgh, finding the back of the net at 14:28 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Joe Vitale and Matt Niskanen.
Marc-Andre Fleury turned in a 24-save effort for the Penguins.
Milan Jurcina, Kyle Okposo, and David Ullstrom scored for the Islanders, finding the net behind Marc-Andre Fleury.
Al Montoya stopped 25 of 31 shots for the Islanders, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
Pittsburgh scored 1 time on 3 chances on the power play, while New York went 1-for-7 with the man advantage.
New York lost the shots on goal battle to Pittsburgh by a margin of 31-27.
Pittsburgh looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Red Wings. The Islanders will aim to get back on the winning track at Montreal.