Empty Thoughts: Penguins 2, Islanders 1

Observations from the Penguins’ 2-1 win against the Islanders: It wasn’t Bryan Rust’s most eloquent moment during his prolific postseason career. As the Penguins were protecting a one-goal lead against a desperate Islanders team, Rust tried to get the puck out of his own zone. And sure enough, he did that.