Recap - Rangers Defeat New York 4-2
|Recap - Rangers Defeat New York 4-2|
The Rangers earned a 4-2 victory over the Islanders on Tuesday at Nassau Coliseum.
New York won as a -111 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Brad Richards, Sean Avery, Steve Eminger, and Ryan Callahan each scored for the Rangers in the victory. Avery opened the scoring for New York, finding the back of the net at 14:43 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Brian Boyle and Mike Sauer.
Henrik Lundqvist turned in a 31-save effort for the Rangers.
Frans Nielsen and Matt Moulson scored for the Islanders, finding the net behind Henrik Lundqvist.
New York got a 26-stop effort from Evgeni Nabokov in the loss.
New York scored 0 times on 4 chances on the power play, while New York went 1-for-5 with the man advantage.
New York lost the shots on goal battle to New York by a margin of 33-30.
New York looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Canadiens. The Islanders will aim to get back on the winning track vs Montreal.