Edmonton vs New York Wrap - New York Wins 4-1
The Oilers came up short Saturday against the Islanders, falling 4-1.
New York was favored by -130 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 5.5.
P.A. Parenteau, Matt Moulson, John Tavares, and Matt Martin each scored for the Islanders in the victory. Tavares opened the scoring for New York, finding the back of the net at 3:44 of the first period. The goal was assisted by P.A. Parenteau and Matt Moulson.
Evgeni Nabokov turned in a 28-save effort for the Islanders.
Edmonton got a goal from Sam Gagner in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Devan Dubnyk stopped 25 of 29 shots for the Oilers, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, New York went 2-for-3, while the Oilers were 0-for-4 with the man advantage.
New York looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Hurricanes. The Oilers will aim to get back on the winning track at Chicago.