Islanders Down Florida 3-0 - Match Report
|Islanders Down Florida 3-0 - Match Report|
Evgeni Nabokov stopped everything that Florida threw at him on Sunday, leading New York to a 3-0 win at Nassau Coliseum.
The Islanders were a -180 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 5.5.
New York got goals from Andrew MacDonald, John Tavares, and Casey Cizikas in the victory. MacDonald opened the scoring at 6:05 of the first period.
Evgeni Nabokov turned in a 26-save effort for the Islanders.
Jacob Markstrom stopped 34 of 35 shots for the Panthers, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, New York went 1-for-2, while the Panthers were 0-for-2 with the man advantage.
Florida lost the shots on goal battle to New York by a margin of 37-26.
New York heads into a battle against the Capitals. Florida, meanwhile, will have their next action against Toronto.