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BOXSCORE | PLAY-BY-PLAY | RECAP
NY Islanders 2, Pittsburgh 0
When: 5:00 PM ET, Sunday, February 28, 2021
Where: Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum, Uniondale, New York
Referees: Chris Lee, Ian Walsh
Linesmen: Jonny Murray, Tony Sericolo
Attendance: N/A
Final Scoring Summary
 
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Pittsburgh 0000
NY Islanders 1102
Periods:
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1
Pittsburgh   NY Islanders
  0:00 Brock Nelson wins the faceoff against Sidney Crosby.
  0:15 Brock Nelson wins the faceoff against Jake Guentzel.
  1:34 Noah Dobson hits Brandon Tanev.
  1:42 Jean-Gabriel Pageau wins the faceoff against Evgeni Malkin.
  2:10 Scott Mayfield blocks shot from Jared McCann.
  2:36 Scott Mayfield blocks shot from Cody Ceci.
Bryan Rust hits Anders Lee. 2:38  
Cody Ceci hits Matt Martin. 2:53  
  3:00 Matt Martin hits Cody Ceci.
  3:07 Leo Komarov hits Marcus Pettersson.
  3:20 Casey Cizikas hits Sidney Crosby.
  4:39 Michael Dal Colle hits John Marino.
  5:03 Shot by Jean-Gabriel Pageau misses the net
Brandon Tanev hits Noah Dobson. 5:32  
  5:39 Casey Cizikas wins the faceoff against Sidney Crosby.
  5:49 Matt Martin shoots Saved by Casey DeSmith.
  5:49 Casey Cizikas wins the faceoff against Sidney Crosby.
  5:57 Shot by Adam Pelech misses the net
  6:00 Matt Martin hits Marcus Pettersson.
Sam Lafferty blocks shot from Scott Mayfield. 6:57  
  7:46 Anders Lee shoots Saved by Casey DeSmith.
  7:55 Takeaway by Jordan Eberle.
  8:18 Shot by Anders Lee misses the net
Giveaway by Mike Matheson. 8:32  
  8:38 Noah Dobson shoots Saved by Casey DeSmith.
Sidney Crosby wins the faceoff against Brock Nelson. 8:43  
Sidney Crosby wins the faceoff against Brock Nelson. 8:49  
Giveaway by Sidney Crosby. 9:06  
Giveaway by Sidney Crosby. 9:18  
  9:23 Adam Pelech shoots Saved by Casey DeSmith.
  9:26 Brock Nelson shoots Saved by Casey DeSmith.
Teddy Blueger wins the faceoff against Casey Cizikas. 9:27  
Brandon Tanev hits Leo Komarov. 10:09  
Sidney Crosby wins the faceoff against Anders Lee. 10:46  
Sidney Crosby wins the faceoff against Brock Nelson. 11:06  
  11:13 Anthony Beauvillier shoots Saved by Casey DeSmith.
  11:14 Takeaway by Anthony Beauvillier.
Shot by Marcus Pettersson misses the net 11:38  
Evgeni Malkin wins the faceoff against Jean-Gabriel Pageau. 11:38  
  11:51 Scott Mayfield hits Bryan Rust.
  12:07 Oliver Wahlstrom blocks shot from Mike Matheson.
Shot by Jared McCann misses the net 12:13  
  12:41 Casey Cizikas hits Sam Lafferty.
  13:38 Anders Lee hits Pierre-Olivier Joseph.
  13:41 Mathew Barzal wins the faceoff against Teddy Blueger.
  13:59 Scott Mayfield hits Zach Aston-Reese.
Brandon Tanev hits Scott Mayfield. 14:05  
Shot by Zach Aston-Reese misses the net 14:20  
  14:38 Brock Nelson shoots Saved by Casey DeSmith.
  14:38 Brock Nelson wins the faceoff against Sidney Crosby.
Pierre-Olivier Joseph shoots Saved by Ilya Sorokin. 15:51  
  15:51 Jean-Gabriel Pageau wins the faceoff against Evgeni Malkin.
Shot by Bryan Rust misses the net 16:00  
  16:03 Scott Mayfield hits Bryan Rust.
Bryan Rust hits Jean-Gabriel Pageau. 16:11  
  16:26 Oliver Wahlstrom hits Bryan Rust.
  16:41 Giveaway by Nick Leddy.
  16:57 Mathew Barzal shoots Saved by Casey DeSmith.
  17:32 Ryan Pulock hits Kasperi Kapanen.
Kasperi Kapanen hits Ryan Pulock. 17:45  
  18:03 Giveaway by Josh Bailey.
Marcus Pettersson penalty for hooking - 2 mins (Minor). Drawn by Anthony Beauvillier. 18:13  
  18:13 Anders Lee wins the faceoff against Teddy Blueger.
Cody Ceci hits Anders Lee. 18:39  
Kris Letang shoots Saved by Ilya Sorokin. 19:03  
  19:20 Oliver Wahlstrom scores a power play goal. Assisted by Nick Leddy and Josh Bailey.
  19:20 Casey Cizikas wins the faceoff against Evgeni Malkin.
Evgeni Malkin wins the faceoff against Casey Cizikas. 19:29  
  19:41 Nick Leddy blocks shot from Bryan Rust.
2
Pittsburgh   NY Islanders
  0:00 Brock Nelson wins the faceoff against Sidney Crosby.
  0:21 Shot by Brock Nelson misses the net
Sidney Crosby shoots Saved by Ilya Sorokin. 0:32  
Evgeni Malkin wins the faceoff against Jean-Gabriel Pageau. 0:35  
Shot by Jared McCann misses the net 0:38  
  0:38 Jean-Gabriel Pageau wins the faceoff against Evgeni Malkin.
Brandon Tanev shoots Saved by Ilya Sorokin. 0:47  
  0:57 Oliver Wahlstrom blocks shot from Mike Matheson.
  0:57 Casey Cizikas wins the faceoff against Teddy Blueger.
  1:09 Leo Komarov shoots Saved by Casey DeSmith.
  1:15 Noah Dobson shoots Saved by Casey DeSmith.
Sidney Crosby wins the faceoff against Mathew Barzal. 1:15  
  1:19 Anders Lee hits Kris Letang.
  1:28 Anders Lee shoots Saved by Casey DeSmith.
  1:30 Adam Pelech shoots Saved by Casey DeSmith.
Giveaway by Marcus Pettersson. 1:49  
  1:58 Jordan Eberle shoots Saved by Casey DeSmith.
  2:14 Josh Bailey shoots Saved by Casey DeSmith.
  2:16 Shot by Anthony Beauvillier misses the net
Evgeni Malkin penalty for slashing - 2 mins (Minor). Drawn by Adam Pelech. 2:20  
  2:20 Brock Nelson wins the faceoff against Teddy Blueger.
  3:01 Josh Bailey shoots Saved by Casey DeSmith.
  3:03 Shot by Jean-Gabriel Pageau misses the net
  3:25 Jean-Gabriel Pageau shoots Saved by Casey DeSmith.
  3:26 Mathew Barzal wins the faceoff against Colton Sceviour.
  3:26 Brock Nelson shoots Saved by Casey DeSmith.
Mike Matheson blocks shot from Mathew Barzal. 5:04  
  5:04 Casey Cizikas wins the faceoff against Evgeni Malkin.
  5:30 Jean-Gabriel Pageau wins the faceoff against Sam Lafferty.
Brandon Tanev shoots Saved by Ilya Sorokin. 5:30  
  5:48 Brock Nelson wins the faceoff against Sidney Crosby.
  6:23 Ryan Pulock hits Cody Ceci.
  6:28 Brock Nelson wins the faceoff against Jared McCann.
Brandon Tanev blocks shot from Nick Leddy. 7:17  
Teddy Blueger hits Jordan Eberle. 7:28  
  7:38 Scott Mayfield hits Teddy Blueger.
  7:42 Scott Mayfield shoots Saved by Casey DeSmith.
  7:49 Shot by Andy Greene misses the net
  8:07 Matt Martin hits Kris Letang.
  8:20 Jean-Gabriel Pageau hits Marcus Pettersson.
Kasperi Kapanen hits Andy Greene. 8:28  
  8:33 Noah Dobson shoots Saved by Casey DeSmith.
Takeaway by Mike Matheson. 9:09  
  9:28 Giveaway by Josh Bailey.
  9:38 Anthony Beauvillier shoots Saved by Casey DeSmith.
Sidney Crosby wins the faceoff against Jean-Gabriel Pageau. 9:38  
  9:55 Ryan Pulock hits Jake Guentzel.
Shot by Pierre-Olivier Joseph misses the net 10:06  
Takeaway by Brandon Tanev. 10:46  
  11:15 Nick Leddy hits Jared McCann.
Mike Matheson shoots Saved by Ilya Sorokin. 11:27  
Anthony Angello hits Anders Lee. 11:39  
Sam Lafferty hits Mathew Barzal. 11:47  
Colton Sceviour blocks shot from Noah Dobson. 11:52  
  12:13 Michael Dal Colle hits Mike Matheson.
  12:27 Oliver Wahlstrom shoots Saved by Casey DeSmith.
  12:27 Shot by Adam Pelech misses the net
  12:49 Adam Pelech shoots Saved by Casey DeSmith.
John Marino blocks shot from Brock Nelson. 13:15  
  13:27 Brock Nelson wins the faceoff against Sidney Crosby.
Giveaway by Marcus Pettersson. 13:39  
Jake Guentzel penalty for tripping - 2 mins (Minor). Drawn by Brock Nelson. 13:52  
  13:52 Mathew Barzal wins the faceoff against Teddy Blueger.
  14:35 Brock Nelson wins the faceoff against Sidney Crosby.
  14:56 Jean-Gabriel Pageau scores a power play goal. Assisted by Josh Bailey and Oliver Wahlstrom.
Evgeni Malkin wins the faceoff against Jean-Gabriel Pageau. 14:56  
Sam Lafferty wins the faceoff against Jean-Gabriel Pageau. 15:28  
Anthony Angello shoots Saved by Ilya Sorokin. 15:44  
Sidney Crosby wins the faceoff against Brock Nelson. 15:56  
Shot by Marcus Pettersson misses the net 16:21  
Bryan Rust hits Adam Pelech. 16:24  
Sidney Crosby hits Ryan Pulock. 16:33  
  16:36 Anthony Beauvillier penalty for cross checking - 2 mins (Minor). Drawn by Sidney Crosby.
  16:36 Casey Cizikas wins the faceoff against Sidney Crosby.
  17:12 Casey Cizikas shoots Saved by Casey DeSmith.
  17:12 Brock Nelson wins the faceoff against Jared McCann.
Sidney Crosby wins the faceoff against Jean-Gabriel Pageau. 17:50  
Sidney Crosby shoots Saved by Ilya Sorokin. 18:11  
Jake Guentzel shoots Saved by Ilya Sorokin. 18:36  
  18:39 Andy Greene blocks shot from Evgeni Malkin.
Teddy Blueger hits Nick Leddy. 19:02  
  19:16 Anders Lee hits John Marino.
Marcus Pettersson shoots Saved by Ilya Sorokin. 19:27  
Takeaway by Anthony Angello. 19:48  
  20:00 Noah Dobson blocks shot from Sam Lafferty.
3
Pittsburgh   NY Islanders
Sidney Crosby wins the faceoff against Brock Nelson. 0:00  
Jake Guentzel hits Brock Nelson. 0:18  
  0:25 Adam Pelech hits Bryan Rust.
  0:27 Jean-Gabriel Pageau wins the faceoff against Evgeni Malkin.
  0:34 Scott Mayfield hits Brandon Tanev.
Evgeni Malkin shoots Saved by Ilya Sorokin. 0:41  
  1:20 Jordan Eberle penalty for holding - 2 mins (Minor). Drawn by Pierre-Olivier Joseph.
Sidney Crosby wins the faceoff against Casey Cizikas. 1:20  
Bryan Rust shoots Saved by Ilya Sorokin. 1:30  
  1:31 Giveaway by Casey Cizikas.
Bryan Rust shoots Saved by Ilya Sorokin. 1:40  
Kasperi Kapanen shoots Saved by Ilya Sorokin. 2:35  
John Marino shoots Saved by Ilya Sorokin. 2:56  
  3:12 Ryan Pulock blocks shot from Jake Guentzel.
Giveaway by Evgeni Malkin. 3:23  
Teddy Blueger wins the faceoff against Mathew Barzal. 3:36  
  3:42 Jean-Gabriel Pageau hits Mike Matheson.
Sam Lafferty hits Andy Greene. 4:37  
Bryan Rust shoots Saved by Ilya Sorokin. 5:16  
Bryan Rust hits Josh Bailey. 5:27  
Mike Matheson blocks shot from Anthony Beauvillier. 5:34  
Mike Matheson hits Anthony Beauvillier. 5:35  
Brandon Tanev hits Ryan Pulock. 5:51  
  6:18 Josh Bailey blocks shot from Evgeni Malkin.
  7:14 Michael Dal Colle hits Mike Matheson.
  7:17 Ryan Pulock blocks shot from Jake Guentzel.
Sidney Crosby wins the faceoff against Brock Nelson. 7:18  
Sidney Crosby shoots Saved by Ilya Sorokin. 7:49  
Evgeni Malkin wins the faceoff against Casey Cizikas. 7:49  
  7:56 Leo Komarov hits Cody Ceci.
Shot by Mike Matheson misses the net 8:03  
Jared McCann penalty for goaltender interference - 2 mins (Minor). Drawn by Ilya Sorokin. 8:03  
  8:03 Brock Nelson wins the faceoff against Teddy Blueger.
  8:18 Josh Bailey hits Brandon Tanev.
  9:23 Jordan Eberle shoots Saved by Casey DeSmith.
  9:23 Anders Lee wins the faceoff against Sam Lafferty.
Takeaway by Sam Lafferty. 9:48  
Sidney Crosby wins the faceoff against Brock Nelson. 10:37  
Shot by Bryan Rust misses the net 11:03  
  11:34 Nick Leddy hits Jared McCann.
Teddy Blueger wins the faceoff against Jean-Gabriel Pageau. 11:49  
  12:03 Giveaway by Nick Leddy.
Zach Aston-Reese hits Scott Mayfield. 12:12  
Shot by Marcus Pettersson misses the net 12:36  
  13:47 Giveaway by Mathew Barzal.
  13:55 Mathew Barzal shoots Saved by Casey DeSmith.
Evgeni Malkin wins the faceoff against Brock Nelson. 13:55  
Pierre-Olivier Joseph shoots Saved by Ilya Sorokin. 14:30  
Brandon Tanev shoots Saved by Ilya Sorokin. 14:30  
Sidney Crosby wins the faceoff against Brock Nelson. 14:30  
Sidney Crosby hits Anthony Beauvillier. 14:45  
Sidney Crosby wins the faceoff against Brock Nelson. 14:46  
Jake Guentzel hits Ryan Pulock. 15:16  
  15:21 Anthony Beauvillier hits Mike Matheson.
Bryan Rust penalty for interference - 2 mins (Minor). Drawn by Anthony Beauvillier. 15:23  
  15:23 Anders Lee wins the faceoff against Teddy Blueger.
Marcus Pettersson blocks shot from Ryan Pulock. 15:35  
John Marino blocks shot from Mathew Barzal. 15:38  
  17:00 Shot by Adam Pelech misses the net
  17:16 Brock Nelson shoots Saved by Casey DeSmith.
  17:32 Casey Cizikas shoots Saved by Casey DeSmith.
  17:32 Casey Cizikas wins the faceoff against Sidney Crosby.
  17:46 Leo Komarov shoots Saved by Casey DeSmith.
  17:46 Jean-Gabriel Pageau wins the faceoff against Sidney Crosby.
Kris Letang hits Jean-Gabriel Pageau. 18:11  
  18:18 Jean-Gabriel Pageau hits Kris Letang.
Shot by Sidney Crosby misses the net 18:29  
Giveaway by Bryan Rust. 18:55  
Bryan Rust blocks shot from Ryan Pulock. 19:14  
Kris Letang blocks shot from Casey Cizikas. 19:26  
Brandon Tanev shoots Saved by Ilya Sorokin. 19:48  
  19:57 Shot by Jean-Gabriel Pageau misses the net
Brandon Tanev blocks shot from Adam Pelech. 19:59