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Crosby carries Penguins

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Sidney Crosby scored with 1:16 remaining to give the Pittsburgh Penguins a 4-3 home victory over the New York Islanders on Friday night.

Crosby’s 12th goal of the season was also the 250th of his career, and the Penguins’ captain also had an assist.

Chris Kunitz had two goals and an assist, Evgeni Malkin had a goal and two assists, and James Neal added two assists.

Jeff Zatkoff, playing for the first time since Nov. 2, stopped 32 shots in his fourth NHL start.

Thomas Vanek scored twice for the Islanders in his first game after missing five with an upper-body injury.

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