Dustin Jeffrey

Matt Gilroy

Fleury Bests King Henrik; Pens Edge Rangers

Dustin Jeffrey scored one of Pittsburgh’s three second-period goals and then had the only one in a seven-round shootout to lift the injury-depleted Penguins to a 4-3 victory over the New York Rangers on Tuesday night.


John Tavares #91 of the New York Islanders pushes for position against Brooks Orpik #44 of the Pittsburgh Penguins at the Nassau Coliseum on December 29, 2010 in Uniondale, New York. The Islanders defeated the Penguins 2-1 in the shootout. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Islanders, Penguins Battle For Season Series Edge

A visit from the NHL’s third-worst team record-wise seems like just what the Penguins need to head into the All-Star break with some momentum. The Islanders, though, haven’t exactly made things easy on Pittsburgh.