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On location: Penguins 5, Islanders 4, OT, Game 3

By Dejan Kovacevic | Trib Total Media

UNIONDALE, N.Y. — Looking ahead to faceoff …

Game 3: Penguins vs. New York Islanders, Stanley Cup playoffs, first round

Series: 1-1.

Time: 12:08 p.m.

Site: Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum, Uniondale, N.Y.

TV, radio: NBC (national), WXDX-FM 105.9

Here is the official live box score.

Here is TribLIVE’s Penguins page. Rob Rossi and I are covering the festivities.

UPDATE 10:10 a.m.: Video of Dan Bylsma’s brief (and immensely uneventful) pregame press gathering just now outside the locker room …

12:07: The Penguins will make only one lineup change from Game 2: Simon Despres in on defense, Deryk Engelland out. Rest of the scratches: James Neal, Brooks Orpik, Tyler Kennedy, Joe Vitale, Dustin Jeffrey, Robert Bortuzzo.

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Author: Dejan Kovacevic

Dejan Kovacevic, a lifelong Pittsburgher, is an award-winning sports columnist for Trib Total Media covering the Steelers, Penguins, Pirates, Pitt and, recently, his fourth Olympics in Sochi, Russia. He also appears on WPXI-TV's 'Subway Final Word’ and hosts a weekly show on TribLIVE Radio. For 2011, he was named one of the country's top four columnists by the AP Sports Editors. For 2012, he was named one of the country's top three columnists by the National Headliners. For 2013, he was named the state's top columnist by the Keystone Press Awards and top columnist in Western Pennsylvania by the Golden Quills.

 
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