Rangers Fall 5-3 Against New York - Game Recap
New York skated to a 5-3 victory over New York on Tuesday in NHL action at Madison Square Garden.
The Islanders were a +170 underdog in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 5.5.
New York got goals from Thomas Vanek, Colin McDonald, Frans Nielsen, Thomas Hickey, and Matt Martin in the victory. Martin opened the scoring at 17:22 of the first period.
Kevin Poulin turned in a 30-save effort for the Islanders.
Rick Nash (2) and Chris Kreider scored for the Rangers, finding the net behind Kevin Poulin.
Cam Talbot stopped 32 of 36 shots for the Rangers, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
New York scored 1 time on 5 chances on the power play, while New York went 1-for-4 with the man advantage.
New York lost the shots on goal battle to New York by a margin of 37-33.
New York heads into a battle against the Penguins. New York, meanwhile, will have their next action against St. Louis.