New York vs Ottawa Wrap - New York Wins 2-1
|New York vs Ottawa Wrap - New York Wins 2-1|
Anders Nilsson stopped 35 shots against Ottawa on Wednesday, leading New York to a 2-1 victory at Canadian Tire Centre.
The Islanders were a +171 underdog in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 5.5.
New York got goals from Josh Bailey and Casey Cizikas in the victory. Bailey opened the scoring at 17:09 of the first period.
Anders Nilsson turned in a 35-save effort for the Islanders.
Milan Michalek scored for the Senators, finding the net behind Anders Nilsson.
Craig Anderson stopped 25 of 27 shots for the Senators, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, New York went 2-for-4, while the Senators were 1-for-5 with the man advantage.
New York lost the shots on goal battle to Ottawa by a margin of 36-27.
New York looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Capitals. The Senators will aim to get back on the winning track vs Montreal.