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Kyle Okposo celebrates his second goal of the (Credit: Jim McIsaac)

Kyle Okposo celebrates his second goal of the first period with teammates during a game against the Pittsburgh Penguins. (Dec. 3, 2013)

Islanders vs. Penguins

The Islanders suffered their eighth straight loss and second straight overtime loss to the Pittsburgh Penguins, 3-2, on Tuesday at Nassau Coliseum.

Thomas Vanek defends against Pascal Dupuis #9 of
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Thomas Vanek defends against Pascal Dupuis #9 of the Pittsburgh Penguins during the second period. (Dec. 3, 2013)

Brandon Sutter #16 of the Pittsburgh Penguins reaches
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Brandon Sutter #16 of the Pittsburgh Penguins reaches for the puck against Matt Carkner during the second period of a game at Nassau Coliseum. (Dec. 3, 2013)

Brandon Sutter #16 of the Pittsburgh Penguins controls
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Brandon Sutter #16 of the Pittsburgh Penguins controls the puck against Matt Carkner during the second period of a game at Nassau Coliseum. (Dec. 3, 2013)

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Zach Sill #38 of the Pittsburgh Penguins plays
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Zach Sill #38 of the Pittsburgh Penguins plays the puck against Travis Hamonic in the second period of a game at Nassau Coliseum. (Dec. 3, 2013)

Sidney Crosby of the Pittsburgh Penguins controls the
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Sidney Crosby of the Pittsburgh Penguins controls the puck during a game against the Islanders at Nassau Coliseum. (Dec. 3, 2013)

Calvin de Haan defends against Chris Conner #23
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Calvin de Haan defends against Chris Conner #23 of the Pittsburgh Penguins during the second period of a game at Nassau Coliseum. (Dec. 3, 2013)

Zach Sill #38 of the Pittsburgh Penguins checks
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Zach Sill #38 of the Pittsburgh Penguins checks Andrew MacDonald during the second period. (Dec. 3, 2013)

Thomas Vanek defends against Pascal Dupuis #9 of
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Thomas Vanek defends against Pascal Dupuis #9 of the Pittsburgh Penguins during the second period. (Dec. 3, 2013)

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Kyle Okposo celebrates his second goal of the
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Kyle Okposo celebrates his second goal of the first period during a game against the Pittsburgh Penguins at Nassau Coliseum. (Dec. 3, 2013)

Kyle Okposo scores his first goal of the
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Kyle Okposo scores his first goal of the first period as teammates John Tavares crashes the net against Sidney Crosby #87 of the Pittsburgh Penguins. (Dec. 3, 2013)

Travis Hamonic reaches for the puck in the
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Travis Hamonic reaches for the puck in the first period as he defends the Pittsburgh Penguins' Joe Vitale. (Dec. 3, 2013)

Kyle Okposo celebrates his second goal of the
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Kyle Okposo celebrates his second goal of the first period with teammates during a game against the Pittsburgh Penguins. (Dec. 3, 2013)

Marc-Andre Fleury #29 of the Pittsburgh Penguins surrenders
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Marc-Andre Fleury #29 of the Pittsburgh Penguins surrenders a goal to Kyle Okposo #21 (not pictured) during the first period. (Dec. 3, 2013)

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Sidney Crosby #87 of the Pittsburgh Penguins skates
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Sidney Crosby #87 of the Pittsburgh Penguins skates against John Tavares during the first period of a game at Nassau Coliseum. (Dec. 3, 2013)

Anders Nilsson makes a first-period save under pressure
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Anders Nilsson makes a first-period save under pressure from Sidney Crosby #87 of the Pittsburgh Penguins. (Dec. 3, 2013)

Kyle Okposo celebrates his first goal of the
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Kyle Okposo celebrates his first goal of the first period with his teammates as Marc-Andre Fleury #29 and Kris Letang #58 of the Pittsburgh Penguins look on. (Dec. 3, 2013)

Anders Nilsson makes a first period save under
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Anders Nilsson makes a first period save under pressure from Sidney Crosby #87 of the Pittsburgh Penguins. (Dec. 3, 2013)

Sidney Crosby #87 of the Pittsburgh Penguins takes
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Sidney Crosby #87 of the Pittsburgh Penguins takes the shot during warmups before a game against the Islanders at the Nassau Veterans. (Dec. 3, 2013)

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