Pittsburgh Ices New York 3-0 - Recap
|Pittsburgh Ices New York 3-0 - Recap|
Bettors who backed the Penguins were rewarded as -185 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 5.5.
Pittsburgh got goals from Chris Kunitz, Max Talbot, and Tyler Kennedy in the victory. Kennedy opened the scoring at 8:08 of the first period.
Brent Johnson stopped 20 of 20 New York shots in the victory.
Rick DiPietro stopped 19 of 21 shots for the Islanders, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
Pittsburgh scored 1 time on 5 chances on the power play, while New York went 0-for-5 with the man advantage.
New York lost the shots on goal battle to Pittsburgh by a margin of 23-20.
Pittsburgh looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Sabres. The Islanders will aim to get back on the winning track vs Ottawa.