John Tavares scored the shootout winner to help the New York Islanders defeat the Carolina Hurricanes 4-3 Wednesday night at Nassau Coliseum.
The Islanders won the game as +120 underdogs, while the combined score made it OVER the posted over/under (5.5).
Matt Moulson, Tim Jackman, and Andy Sutton scored in regulation for the Islanders. Dwayne Roloson turned away 35 shots for the win in net.
Matt Cullen, Eric Staal, and Jussi Jokinen replied for the Hurricanes.