Playoff Ga(meme)day 3: Penguins vs. Islanders

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Penguins @ Islanders

Series Tied, 1-1

Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum | Uniondale, NY

Thursday, May 20 | 7:00PM Eastern

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Playoff Ga(meme)day 3: Penguins vs. Islanders

The Penguins head out to Long Island in what’s been whittled down to a Best of Five series.

Playoff Ga(meme)day 3: Penguins vs. Islanders

Geno joined the team on the flight to the Island. Casey DeSmith did not.

Playoff Ga(meme)day 3: Penguins vs. Islanders

(He took part in line rushes, so it looks good!)

That’ll bump Gaudreau to Carter’s wing on the third line with McCann filling the left. Malkin pulls Zucker onto his wing while Kapanen stays put on the second. Kind of indicative of how solid this forward group is that ERod is the odd man out.

Playoff Ga(meme)day 3: Penguins vs. Islanders

Game 2 ended with the Penguins taking the 2-1 win. The Penguins got goals from Bryan Rust and Jeff Carter in the first before salting away the win.

Playoff Ga(meme)day 3: Penguins vs. Islanders

It certainly wasn’t without its drama. It also started to get pretty contentious and chippy.

Playoff Ga(meme)day 3: Penguins vs. Islanders

Playoff Ga(meme)day 3: Penguins vs. Islanders

Now the Penguins will deal with the Islanders’ faithful at Nassau Coliseum. Unless they’ve changed immensely since G & Josh’s fateful visit in 2019, it’ll be a hostile environment. This might be the day where Brandon Tanev swallows someone whole. With a side of mustard.

Playoff Ga(meme)day 3: Penguins vs. Islanders

Forwards

Guentzel – Crosby – Rust

Zucker – Malkin – Kapanen

 McCann – Carter – Gaudreau

Aston-Reese – Blueger – Tanev

Defense

Dumoulin – Letang

Matheson – Ceci

Pettersson – Marino

In Net

Jarry

The Islanders, much like the Penguins, have played well on home ice, having dropped just four games in regulation during the regular season. But we saw how much that mattered to the Penguins in Game 1.

Playoff Ga(meme)day 3: Penguins vs. Islanders

Forwards

Komarov – Barzal – Eberle

Beauvillier – Nelson – Bailey

Palmieri – Pageau – Wahlstrom

Martin – Cizikas – Clutterbuck

Defense

Pelech – Pulock

Leddy – Mayfield

Greene – Dobson

In Net

Varlamov

Playoff Ga(meme)day 3: Penguins vs. Islanders

Get it done.

Playoff Ga(meme)day 3: Penguins vs. Islanders

Go Pens.

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