Islanders top Thrashers

Islanders top Thrashers

The New York Islanders scored three games in the first period and didn't look back, taking a 6-3 win over the Atlanta Thrashers at the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum Saturday.

New York won as a -124 home favorite while the final score played over the 6-goal total.

The Isles got a goal and an assist from each Sean Bergenheim, Matt Moulson and Blake Comeau in the win.

The Thrashers were led by Maxim Afinogenov, who recorded two assists in the loss.