Ottawa vs New York Wrap - Ottawa Wins 5-1
|Ottawa vs New York Wrap - Ottawa Wins 5-1|
New York couldn't hang with the Senators on Sunday as Ottawa blasted the Islanders 5-1 at Nassau Coliseum.
The Senators were a +101 underdog in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 5.5.
Kyle Turris (2), Sergei Gonchar, Milan Michalek, and Nick Foligno each scored for the Senators in the victory. Turris opened the scoring for Ottawa, finding the back of the net at 16:40 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Milan Michalek and Sergei Gonchar.
Craig Anderson turned in a 29-save effort for the Senators.
New York got a goal from Mark Streit in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Al Montoya stopped 27 of 32 shots for the Islanders, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
Ottawa scored 2 times on 3 chances on the power play, while New York went 0-for-3 with the man advantage.
New York lost the shots on goal battle to Ottawa by a margin of 32-30.
Next game, Ottawa takes its act home to face Carolina looking for another win. For New York, they head on the road to face New Jersey.