Islanders vs Flyers Final: 4-1 - Recap
|Islanders vs Flyers Final: 4-1 - Recap|
The Islanders beat Philadelphia 4-1 on Tuesday, earning a victory backstopped by Evgeni Nabokov's 26 saves.
New York was favored by -135 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 5.5.
Michael Grabner, Matt Moulson, John Tavares, and Casey Cizikas each scored for the Islanders in the victory. Moulson opened the scoring for New York, finding the back of the net at 15:36 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Brad Boyes and John Tavares.
Evgeni Nabokov turned in a 26-save effort for the Islanders.
Philadelphia got a goal from Jakub Voracek in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Steve Mason stopped 28 of 31 shots for the Flyers, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, New York went 0-for-1, while the Flyers were 0-for-2 with the man advantage.
Philadelphia lost the shots on goal battle to New York by a margin of 32-27.
Next game, New York takes its act on the road to face Boston looking for another win. For Philadelphia, they head home to face Ottawa.