Pens Suffer 5th Straight Loss, Fail To Lockup Place In PlayoffsJohn Tavares broke a tie with his 37th goal of the season early in the third period and the New York Islanders pulled away to beat the reeling Pittsburgh Penguins 3-1 on Friday night.
Okposo, Islanders Beat Penguins To Regain 1st Place In EastKyle Okposo scored three of his four goals in the third period to complete his first NHL hat trick, and the New York Islanders jumped back into first place in the Eastern Conference with a 6-3 victory over the Pittsburgh Penguins on Friday night.
Islanders Sweep Home-And-Home From PenguinsAnders Lee scored the go-ahead goal early in the third period, Jaroslav Halak made 27 saves, and the New York Islanders beat the Pittsburgh Penguins 4-1 on Saturday night to sweep a home-and-home series.
Islanders Beat Penguins 5-4 In ShootoutKyle Okposo scored in the third round of the shootout, sending the New York Islanders to a 5-4 victory over the Pittsburgh Penguins on Friday night.
Penguins Hand Islanders 1st Loss Of Season, 3-1Evgeni Malkin and Patric Hornqvist scored power-play goals 55 seconds apart in the second period, and the Pittsburgh Penguins gave the New York Islanders their first loss of the season, 3-1 on Saturday night.
Malkin, Maatta Lead Pens In Wild 6-4 Win Over IslesRookie defenseman Olli Maatta scored the go-ahead goal early in the second period and Evgeni Malkin added an insurance score in the third as the Pittsburgh Penguins held on for a wild 6-4 win over the New York Islanders on Thursday night.
Game 51 Preview: Penguins Vs. IslandersThe Pittsburgh Penguins will go on the road to take on the New York Islanders in a Metropolitan Division battle tonight.
Crosby Ties It In 3rd, Wins It In OT For PensSidney Crosby went through a cluster of New York Islanders like they weren't even there. With the puck on his stick in overtime, all he saw was the net. And then he hit it.
Game 23 Preview: Islanders Vs. PenguinsThe Pittsburgh Penguins return home tonight to face the New York Islanders.
Wild Third Period Sinks Pens 4-3 Against IslandersJosh Bailey's goal with 1:40 left capped the Islanders' furious third-period rally, and New York edged the Pittsburgh Penguins 4-3 on Friday night.
Dan Bylsma: Keeping Maatta Was Not A Difficult DecisionPittsburgh Penguins head coach Dan Bylsma checks in with Vinnie & Cook on Sportsradio 93.7 The Fan, and gives his critique of the season so far.
Former NHL Goalie & Current Analyst Dissects Fleury's PlayCurrent St. Louis Blues and TSN Analyst Darren Pang both played goalie in the league and still follows the action of those playing it today and gave some insight as to why Marc-Andre Fleury might be struggling so much this year in the playoffs.