Pittsburgh Penguins’ Plan: Do What Needs to be Done, Repeat

With the series tied at a game apiece, how the Pens fare the rest of the way will depend heavily on how their brand of physicality counters the Islanders’ heavy-hitting approach. Through two games of what initially appeared to be a first-round matchup with the Islanders that would have a lot in common with the pulling of teeth, we now have an even better idea as to the type of series it’s going to be. The Penguins also have established they’re capable of delivering what’s required.