New York vs Philadelphia Wrap - New York Wins 4-1
New York got a 40-save performance from Evgeni Nabokov as the Islanders handed Philadelphia a 4-1 loss on Thursday at Wells Fargo Center.
The Islanders were a +170 underdog in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 5.5.
Mark Streit, Michael Grabner, Matt Moulson, and Josh Bailey each scored for the Islanders in the victory. Moulson opened the scoring for New York, finding the back of the net at 0:28 of the second period. The goal was assisted by John Tavares and Kyle Okposo.
Evgeni Nabokov stopped 40 of 41 Philadelphia shots in the victory.
Philadelphia got a goal from Matt Read in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Sergei Bobrovsky stopped 23 of 26 shots for the Flyers, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, New York went 1-for-3, while the Flyers were 0-for-4 with the man advantage.
New York lost the shots on goal battle to Philadelphia by a margin of 41-27.
New York looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Hurricanes. The Flyers will aim to get back on the winning track at New Jersey.