Jarome Iginla and James Neal each scored twice and the Pittsburgh Penguins routed the Ottawa Senators 7-3 on Wednesday night to take a 3-1 lead in the Eastern Conference semifinal series.
“I thought some guys worked hard and played a good game,” Islanders coach Jack Capuano said. “Again, with our club we need all 20 guys going, and we didn’t have all 20.”
The NHL suspended Pittsburgh forward Arron Asham for four games—the remainder of his club’s series with the Philadelphia Flyers—and gave a one-game ban to Penguins teammate James Neal on Tuesday night for separate infractions.
An ex-NHL referee thinks Flyers fans would love to have Sdiney Crosby.
Penguins forwards James Neal and Arron Asham will have hearings with the NHL’s Department Of Player Safety about two incidents in Sunday’s game against the Flyers.
As their first round series against the Flyers has begun to slip away, the Penguins let their composure slip away as well in Sunday’s 8-4 loss.
Danny Briere, Wayne Simmonds and Scott Hartnell each scored to lift the Philadelphia Flyers to a 3-2 win over the Pittsburgh Penguins on Thursday night.