Islanders Down Buffalo 2-1 - Match Report
|Islanders Down Buffalo 2-1 - Match Report|
The Islanders beat Buffalo 2-1 on Tuesday, earning a victory backstopped by Al Montoya's 30 saves.
The Islanders were a +150 underdog in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 5.5.
Brian Rolston and Matt Moulson each scored for the Islanders in the victory. Moulson opened the scoring for New York, finding the back of the net at 6:47 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Mark Streit and P.A. Parenteau.
Al Montoya turned in a 30-save effort for the Islanders.
Buffalo got a goal from Jochen Hecht in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Jhonas Enroth stopped 28 of 30 shots for the Sabres, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, New York went 1-for-3, while the Sabres were 0-for-4 with the man advantage.
New York lost the shots on goal battle to Buffalo by a margin of 31-30.
New York looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Blackhawks. The Sabres will aim to get back on the winning track vs Detroit.