Nassau County police said Matthew Kircheim has been charged with petit larceny in connection with the stolen glove.
Police have released a photo of the suspect, who is seen holding a beer bottle with a navy blue and orange padded glove.
The Islanders evened their first-round series with the Penguins with a little help from the boards behind the net of Pittsburgh goalie Marc-Andre Fleury.
The New York Islanders took a lead into the third period against the struggling Winnipeg Jets and finished strong for an important win.
Colin McDonald scored two goals, Josh Bailey tallied the clinching score in the shootout and the Islanders won again on the road, coming up with a 4-3 shootout victory over the Philadelphia Flyers on Thursday night.
Casey Cizikas broke a third-period tie, and the New York Islanders held on to beat the Florida Panthers 4-3 after blowing a three-goal lead in the final frame Saturday night.
Evgeni Nabokov stopped 35 shots in the New York Islanders’ 4-0 win over the skidding and unraveling Buffalo Sabres, who were booed off the ice for a second consecutive home game on Saturday night.
Steve Bernier scored two big goals late in the third period as the Devils beat the Isles 3-0.
Under the terms of the new collective bargaining agreement, McDonald will lose $7,567.56 in salary.
The Devils continued their perfection after the All-Star break as they defeated the Pittsburgh Penguins 5-2 on Sunday afternoon.