Originally posted on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 1/29/13

LOS ANGELES, CA - JANUARY 19: Portrait of Evgeni Nabokov #20 of the San Jose Sharks before the game bewteen the Los Angeles Kings at Staples Center on January 19, 2010 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)
PITTSBURGH -- Jack Capuano knew what his New York Islanders were up against. The coach watched his team blow two-goal leads in each of their previous two games. Furthermore, they were playing in a city where their visits have been almost always fruitless in recent years. Yet the Islanders got a rare win in Pittsburgh on Tuesday night, and there was no doubt about the identity of the better team. New York rode Evgeni Nabokov's 37 saves and goals from four different players to a 4-1 victory over the Penguins at Consol Energy Center. "I don't think too many would have given us a chance in this one," Capuano said. Probably not. The Penguins had won 14 of their previous 15 home games against the Islanders. However, Matt Moulson had a goal and an assist for the Islanders, and Casey Cizikas, Michael Grabner and John Taveras also scored for the Islanders (3-2-1). Frans Nielsen had two assists. Nabokov came within 1:09 of the 52nd shutout of his 12-year career before Pascal Dupui...
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