The Penguins sleep-walk through a game and lose it 3-2 to the New York Islanders.
The Islanders pulled out a big 3-2 win at home over the Penguins, their first third-period comeback win of the year.
|- 1, NY Islanders Goal - Josh Bailey (7), from Mark Streit and Frederick Meyer Iv at 9:05. 2, Pittsburgh Goal - Evgeni Malkin (7), from Eric Godard and Ben Lovejoy at 17:22. Penalties - Deryk Engelland, Pittsburgh (Fighting (maj)), :13; Tim Jackman, NY Islanders (Fighting (maj)), :13; Andy Sutton, NY Islanders (Hooking), 2:55; Evgeni Malkin, Pittsburgh (Diving), 2:55; Brooks Orpik, Pittsburgh (Holding), 9:24; Jack Hillen, NY Islanders (Holding), 13:29.|
|- 3, Pittsburgh Goal - Matt Cooke (5), from Jordan Staal and Sergei Gonchar at 7:12. Penalties - Craig Adams, Pittsburgh (Unsportsmanlike conduct), 3:22; Trent Hunter, NY Islanders (Hooking), 3:28; Jack Hillen, NY Islanders (Interference), 13:19; Andy Sutton, NY Islanders (Hi stick - double minor), 14:24.|
|- 4, NY Islanders Goal - Sean Bergenheim (4), from Frans Nielsen and Trent Hunter at 1:24. 5, NY Islanders Goal - John Tavares (10), from Frederick Meyer Iv and Kyle Okposo at 13:48. Penalties - Nate Thompson, NY Islanders (Fighting (maj)), 2:10; Jordan Staal, Pittsburgh (Instigator), 2:10; Jordan Staal, Pittsburgh (Instigator - Misconduct), 2:10; Jordan Staal, Pittsburgh (Fighting (maj)), 2:10; Nate Thompson, NY Islanders (Boarding), 2:10; Bill Guerin, Pittsburgh (Too many men/ice - bench), 5:49.|