Islanders vs Avalanche Final: 2-1 - Recap
|Islanders vs Avalanche Final: 2-1 - Recap|
The Islanders earned a 2-1 victory over the Avalanche on Friday at Pepsi Center.
New York won as a +136 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
New York got goals from Michael Grabner and Brock Nelson in the victory. Nelson opened the scoring at 4:28 of the third period.
Kevin Poulin stopped 30 of 31 Colorado shots in the victory.
Colorado got a goal from Nathan MacKinnon in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Colorado got a 22-stop effort from Semyon Varlamov in the loss.
New York scored 0 times on 2 chances on the power play, while Colorado went 0-for-2 with the man advantage.
Colorado outshot New York 31-24 in the game.
New York heads into a battle against the Stars. Colorado, meanwhile, will have their next action against Minnesota.