Recap - Islanders Defeat Ottawa 5-3
|Recap - Islanders Defeat Ottawa 5-3|
Rob Schremp scored twice to lead the Islanders over Ottawa 5-3 on Saturday at Nassau Coliseum.
The Islanders were a -119 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 5.5.
New York got goals from Rob Schremp (2), Frans Nielsen, Michael Grabner, and Matt Moulson in the victory. Moulson opened the scoring at 4:10 of the first period.
Kevin Poulin turned in a 20-save effort for the Islanders.
Alex Kovalev, Mike Fisher, and Chris Neil scored for the Senators, finding the net behind Kevin Poulin.
Robin Lehner stopped 23 of 24 shots for the Senators, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
New York scored 1 time on 5 chances on the power play, while Ottawa went 0-for-2 with the man advantage.
New York outshot Ottawa 38-23 in the game.
New York looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Maple Leafs. The Senators will aim to get back on the winning track at Vancouver.