Panthers Down New York 4-1 - Match Report
|Panthers Down New York 4-1 - Match Report|
The Panthers beat New York 4-1 on Sunday, earning a victory backstopped by Jose Theodore's 26 saves.
The Panthers were a +127 underdog in the win. The combined score pushed PUSH the total, which closed at 5.
Florida got goals from Tomas Fleischmann, Jack Skille, Kris Versteeg, and Tyson Strachan in the victory. Strachan opened the scoring at 14:57 of the first period.
Jose Theodore stopped 26 of 27 New York shots in the victory.
Frans Nielsen scored for the Islanders, finding the net behind Jose Theodore.
New York got an 11-stop effort from Evgeni Nabokov in the loss.
On the power play, Florida went 1-for-1, while the Islanders were 0-for-2 with the man advantage.
Florida lost the shots on goal battle to New York by a margin of 27-19.
Florida heads into a battle against the Senators. New York, meanwhile, will have their next action against Winnipeg.