Only four teams remain in the 2021 Stanley Cup Playoffs, and the first game of the semis gave a good indication of what to expect moving forward.
Attitude, approach and execution are three keys for the Penguins to be successful in Game Six according to head coach Mike Sullivan.
The Pittsburgh Penguins knew their opening round series with the Islanders wouldn't be easy. But they also know they need to bring a sense of urgency every game.
Every time the New York Islanders tied the game, the Pittsburgh Penguins reclaimed the lead within minutes, leading to a 5-4 victory.
Early playoff exits in each of the past two seasons have provided a little extra motivation for captain Sidney Crosby and the rest of the Pittsburgh Penguins as they prepare to face the New York Islanders.