NHL roundup: Pens rating Four unanswered to snap Isles’ streak


Bryan Rust scored his second objective of the sport with 1:35 left in extra time Thursday evening to cap a livid comeback by the visiting Pittsburgh Penguins, who scored 4 unanswered objectives within the third interval and extra time to snap the New York Islanders’ 10-game profitable streak with a Four-Three win.

Nov 7, 2019; Brooklyn, NY, USA; Pittsburgh Penguins proper wing Bryan Rust (17) scores a objective in opposition to New York Islanders goaltender Semyon Varlamov (40) throughout the third interval at Barclays Middle. Obligatory Credit score: Dennis Schneidler-USA TODAY Sports activities

Rust stole the puck from Brock Nelson behind the web and tucked a wraparound shot previous Islanders goalie Semyon Varlamov to cap the comeback by the Penguins, who snapped a two-game shedding streak.

Jared McCann, Rust and Evgeni Malkin scored within the first 9 minutes of the third interval for the Penguins. Goalie Matt Murray overcame a gradual begin to make 20 saves.

Casey Cizikas, Cal Clutterbuck and Adam Pelech scored for the Islanders, whose profitable streak was the second-longest in franchise historical past behind a 15-game run throughout the 1981-82 season. Varlamov made 35 saves.

Capitals 5, Panthers Four (OT)

Tom Wilson scored two objectives, together with the sport winner 17 seconds into extra time, as Washington defeated Florida in Dawn, Fla.

The Capitals have gained 5 straight video games and have earned not less than one level in 10 straight contests.

Washington additionally received two objectives and one help from Alex Ovechkin and one objective and two assists from John Carlson. Ovechkin, who has gained the NHL goal-scoring title a league-record eight instances, leads Washington with 13 objectives.

Maple Leafs 2, Golden Knights 1

John Tavares scored at 2:33 of extra time to finish Toronto’s comeback in opposition to visiting Vegas.

Tavares, who additionally had an help within the sport, took a go from Mitch Marner and fired a shot from the fitting circle for his fourth objective of the season. Auston Matthews additionally scored for the Maple Leafs, tying the sport within the third interval together with his 13th.

Max Pacioretty broke a scoreless tie Four:08 into the third for the Golden Knights, his fourth tally of the season. The groups mixed for one objective on 11 energy performs, Matthews’ tying rating at eight:14 of the third.

Flyers Three, Canadiens 2 (OT)

Sean Couturier scored 55 seconds into extra time to elevate host Philadelphia previous Montreal.

Couturier’s shot went beneath the arm of Canadiens goaltender Carey Value for the Flyers’ second straight win.

Philippe Myers and James van Riemsdyk every added one objective for Philadelphia, which went Zero-for-6 on the facility play however nonetheless discovered a method to win. Flyers goaltender Carter Hart made 22 saves.

Rangers Four, Hurricanes 2

New York goalie Henrik Lundqvist made sufficient early stops, and his teammates lastly generated offense in a victory over Carolina in Raleigh, N.C..

Lundqvist made 22 of his season-high 45 saves within the first interval.

Artemi Panarin, Brendan Lemieux, Pavel Buchnevich and Adam Fox scored for New York, which took benefit of restricted scoring alternatives. The Rangers have gained two in a row and 4 of their final 5 video games.

Senators Three, Kings 2 (OT)

Jean-Gabriel Pageau scored with 1:48 left in extra time to elevate Ottawa over visiting Los Angeles.

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Anthony Duclair and Artem Anisimov additionally scored, and Anders Nilsson made 26 saves for the Senators, who improved to 2-5-1 when permitting the primary objective.

Dustin Brown and Tyler Toffoli scored — the latter to tie it with eight seconds left in regulation — and Jack Campbell made 30 saves for the Kings, who’re 1-5-1 of their previous seven video games.

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