Post by championrings on Apr 16, 2019 7:08:33 GMT -5
New York Islanders(New York Islanders championship rings) (48-27-7, second in the Metropolitan Division during the regular season) vs. Pittsburgh Penguins (44-26-12, third in the Metropolitan Division during the regular season)
Pittsburgh; Sunday, 12 p.m. EDT
EASTERN CONFERENCE FIRST ROUND: New York leads series 2-0
The Penguins are 26-15-11 in conference matchups. Pittsburgh has scored 271 goals and is fourth in the Eastern Conference averaging 3.3 goals per game(cheap championship rings). Jake Guentzel leads the team with 40.
The Islanders are 18-9-1 against the rest of their division. New York is last in the Eastern Conference shooting 28.8 shots per game. The teams meet Sunday for the seventh time this season. The Islanders won the last meeting 3-1.
TOP PERFORMERS: Sidney Crosby leads the Penguins with 100 total points, scoring 35 goals and registering 65 assists. Phil Kessel has recorded 11 points over the last 10 games for Pittsburgh.
Adam Pelech leads the Islanders with a plus-22 in 78 games played this season(nhl championship rings). Jordan Eberle has seven goals and three assists over the last 10 games for New York.
LAST 10 GAMES: Islanders: 8-2-0, averaging 2.1 goals, four assists, 2.4 penalties and 6.2 penalty minutes while giving up 2.2 goals per game with a .933 save percentage.
Penguins: 5-3-2, averaging 2.4 goals, 4.4 assists, 2.7 penalties and 6.4 penalty minutes while giving up 2.1 goals per game with a .935 save percentage.