New York Skates Past Pittsburgh 4-3 - Recap
|New York Skates Past Pittsburgh 4-3 - Recap|
The Islanders beat Pittsburgh 4-3 on Friday, earning a victory backstopped by Evgeni Nabokov's 30 saves.
The Islanders were a +205 underdog in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 5.5.
New York got goals from Colin McDonald, Kyle Okposo, Matt Moulson, and Matt Martin in the victory. Moulson opened the scoring at 7:04 of the first period.
Evgeni Nabokov stopped 30 of 33 Pittsburgh shots in the victory.
Sidney Crosby (2) and Evgeni Malkin scored for the Penguins, finding the net behind Evgeni Nabokov.
Pittsburgh got a 38-stop effort from Marc-Andre Fleury in the loss.
On the power play, New York went 1-for-4, while the Penguins were 1-for-4 with the man advantage.
New York outshot Pittsburgh 42-33 in the game.