Pittsburgh Skates Past New York 4-2 - Recap
The Penguins earned a 4-2 victory over the Islanders on Tuesday at Nassau Coliseum.
Pittsburgh was favored by -135 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 5.5.
Pascal Dupuis, James Neal, Brandon Sutter, and Simon Despres each scored for the Penguins in the victory. Neal opened the scoring for Pittsburgh, finding the back of the net at 2:58 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Sidney Crosby.
Marc-Andre Fleury turned in a 32-save effort for the Penguins.
Brad Boyes and Michael Grabner scored for the Islanders, finding the net behind Marc-Andre Fleury.
New York got a 22-stop effort from Evgeni Nabokov in the loss.
Pittsburgh scored 1 time on 3 chances on the power play, while New York went 0-for-7 with the man advantage.
New York outshot Pittsburgh 34-26 in the game.
Pittsburgh looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Capitals. The Islanders will aim to get back on the winning track at New York.