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John Tavares of the Islanders looks on as (Credit: Jim McIsaac)

John Tavares of the Islanders looks on as he salutes the fans after losing in OT against the Pittsburgh Penguins during Game 6 of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals. (May 11, 2013)

Game 6: Islanders vs. Penguins

The Islanders' season ended Saturday night with a 4-3 overtime loss to the Pittsburgh Penguins in Game 6 of the Eastern Conference quarterfinals at Nassau Coliseum.

The Islanders look on after losing in OT
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The Islanders look on after losing in OT against the Pittsburgh Penguins during Game 6 of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals. (May 11, 2013)

Evgeni Nabokov and Radek Martinek of the Islanders
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Evgeni Nabokov and Radek Martinek of the Islanders look on as the Pittsburgh Penguins celebrate their OT goal after Game 6 of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals. (May 11, 2013)

The Islanders look on after losing in OT
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The Islanders look on after losing in OT against the Pittsburgh Penguins after Game 6 of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals. (May 11, 2013)

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The Islanders look on after losing in OT
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The Islanders look on after losing in OT against the Pittsburgh Penguins after Game 6 of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals. (May 11, 2013)

The Islanders look on after losing in OT
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The Islanders look on after losing in OT against the Pittsburgh Penguins after Game 6 of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals. (May 11, 2013)

The Islanders look on after losing in OT
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The Islanders look on after losing in OT against the Pittsburgh Penguins after Game 6 of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals. (May 11, 2013)

John Tavares of the Islanders and Sidney Crosby
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John Tavares of the Islanders and Sidney Crosby of the Pittsburgh Penguins shake hands after Game 6 of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals. (May 11, 2013)

John Tavares of the Islanders looks on as
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John Tavares of the Islanders looks on as he salutes the fans after losing in OT against the Pittsburgh Penguins during Game 6 of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals. (May 11, 2013)

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Evgeni Nabokov of the Islanders makes a second
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Evgeni Nabokov of the Islanders makes a second period save under pressure from Brandon Sutter of the Pittsburgh Penguins during Game 6 of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals. (May 11, 2013)

Sidney Crosby of the Pittsburgh Penguins controls the
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Sidney Crosby of the Pittsburgh Penguins controls the puck against Frans Nielsen of the Islanders during Game 6 of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals. (May 11, 2013)

Douglas Murray of the Pittsburgh Penguins clears Matt
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Douglas Murray of the Pittsburgh Penguins clears Matt Martin of the Islanders in front of the net in the second period during Game 6 of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals. (May 11, 2013)

Matt Moulson of the Islanders tries to tip
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Matt Moulson of the Islanders tries to tip an incoming shot past Tomas Vokoun of the Pittsburgh Penguins in the second period during Game 6 of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals. (May 11, 2013)

Pascal Dupuis of the Pittsburgh Penguins celebrates his
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Pascal Dupuis of the Pittsburgh Penguins celebrates his second period goal against the Islanders during Game 6 of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals. (May 11, 2013)

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Travis Hamonic of the Islanders defends against James
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Travis Hamonic of the Islanders defends against James Neal of the Pittsburgh Penguins in the second period during Game 6 of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals. (May 11, 2013)

John Tavares of the Islanders celebrates his first
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John Tavares of the Islanders celebrates his first period goal against the Pittsburgh Penguins with his teammates during Game 6 of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals. (May 11, 2013)

Tomas Vokoun of the Pittsburgh Penguins surrenders a
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Tomas Vokoun of the Pittsburgh Penguins surrenders a first period goal during Game 6 of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals. (May 11, 2013)

John Tavares of the Islanders celebrates his first
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John Tavares of the Islanders celebrates his first period goal against the Pittsburgh Penguins during Game 6 of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals. (May 11, 2013)

John Tavares of the Islanders celebrates his first
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John Tavares of the Islanders celebrates his first period goal against the Pittsburgh Penguins with teammate Josh Bailey during Game 6 of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals. (May 11, 2013)

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Tomas Vokoun of the Pittsburgh Penguins surrenders a
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Tomas Vokoun of the Pittsburgh Penguins surrenders a first period goal against Colin McDonald of the Islanders during Game 6 of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals. (May 11, 2013)

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