Panthers Down New York 4-2 - Match Report
|Panthers Down New York 4-2 - Match Report|
The Panthers beat New York 4-2 on Tuesday, earning a victory backstopped by Tim Thomas's 31 saves.
Florida won as a +100 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Florida got goals from Scottie Upshall, Nick Bjugstad, Drew Shore, and Aleksander Barkov in the victory. Barkov opened the scoring at 0:32 of the first period.
Tim Thomas turned in a 31-save effort for the Panthers.
Thomas Vanek and Colin McDonald scored for the Islanders, finding the net behind Tim Thomas.
New York got a 22-stop effort from Kevin Poulin in the loss.
On the power play, Florida went 0-for-5, while the Islanders were 0-for-3 with the man advantage.
Florida lost the shots on goal battle to New York by a margin of 33-26.
Florida looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Sharks. The Islanders will aim to get back on the winning track at Tampa Bay.