Ottawa Ices New York 5-3 - Recap
|Ottawa Ices New York 5-3 - Recap|
The Senators earned a 5-3 victory over the Islanders on Tuesday at Nassau Coliseum.
Ottawa won as a +125 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Sergei Gonchar, Guillaume Latendresse, Matt Kassian, Zack Smith, and Jakob Silfverberg each scored for the Senators in the victory. Kassian opened the scoring for Ottawa, finding the back of the net at 6:23 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Sergei Gonchar and Patrick Wiercioch.
Ben Bishop turned in a 26-save effort for the Senators.
Lubomir Visnovsky, Keith Aucoin, and Josh Bailey scored for the Islanders, finding the net behind Ben Bishop.
New York got a 18-stop effort from Evgeni Nabokov in the loss.
On the power play, Ottawa went 0-for-1, while the Islanders were 1-for-6 with the man advantage.
New York outshot Ottawa 29-23 in the game.
Ottawa looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Bruins. The Islanders will aim to get back on the winning track vs Montreal.