Tags: Pittsburgh Penguins

N.H.L. Roundup: Bailey’s Shootout Goal for Islanders Beats the Penguins

Josh Bailey scored a short-handed goal in the second period and then the only goal in a shootout to lift the Islanders over the Pittsburgh Penguins, 3-2, on Thursday night. Thomas Greiss made 29 saves as the Islanders swept a home-and-home set with the Penguins. The Islanders also improved to 5-0-0 against Metropolitan Division rivals…

Alex Ovechkin and the Capitals Remove a ‘Skeleton in the Closet’

With 607 goals in 1,003 regular-season N.H.L. games and another 54 goals in 109 playoff games, Ovechkin, 32, has been prolific, but his accomplishments have been tempered by his team’s lackluster postseason performances. Besides the Capitals moving past the second round for the first time since 1998, this is the first time that Washington Coach…