Islanders vs Senators Final: 2-1 - Recap
|Islanders vs Senators Final: 2-1 - Recap|
The Islanders beat Ottawa 2-1 on Friday, earning a victory backstopped by Evgeni Nabokov's 23 saves.
The Islanders were a +122 underdog in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 5.5.
New York got goals from Mark Eaton and Matt Martin in the victory. Martin opened the scoring at 5:27 of the third period.
Evgeni Nabokov turned in a 23-save effort for the Islanders.
Zack Smith scored for the Senators, finding the net behind Evgeni Nabokov.
Craig Anderson stopped 30 of 32 shots for the Senators, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
New York scored 0 times on 2 chances on the power play, while Ottawa went 0-for-2 with the man advantage.
New York outshot Ottawa 32-24 in the game.
New York looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Sabres. The Senators will aim to get back on the winning track vs Toronto.