Islanders Fall 5-2 Against Anaheim - Game Recap
|Islanders Fall 5-2 Against Anaheim - Game Recap|
The Ducks earned a 5-2 victory over New York on Monday behind a 35-save performance from Jonas Hiller at Honda Center.
Anaheim was favored by -180 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 5.5.
Corey Perry (2), Saku Koivu, Andrew Cogliano, and Cam Fowler each scored for the Ducks in the victory. Koivu opened the scoring for Anaheim, finding the back of the net at 15:54 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Cam Fowler.
Jonas Hiller stopped 35 of 37 New York shots in the victory.
Thomas Vanek and John Tavares scored for the Islanders, finding the net behind Jonas Hiller.
Anders Nilsson stopped 26 of 31 shots for the Islanders, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
Anaheim scored 1 time on 2 chances on the power play, while New York went 1-for-4 with the man advantage.
Anaheim lost the shots on goal battle to New York by a margin of 37-31.
Anaheim looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Wild. The Islanders will aim to get back on the winning track at San Jose.