New York vs Winnipeg Wrap - New York Wins 3-2
Anders Nilsson stopped 36 of 38 shots fired at him by Winnipeg, as the Islanders skated to a 3-2 victory Tuesday at MTS Centre.
New York won as a +180 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
New York got goals from Colin McDonald, Michael Grabner, and Anders Lee in the victory. McDonald opened the scoring at 17:30 of the first period.
Anders Nilsson stopped 36 of 38 Winnipeg shots in the victory.
Andrew Ladd (2) scored for the Jets, finding the net behind Anders Nilsson.
Ondrej Pavelec stopped 24 of 27 shots for the Jets, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, New York went 0-for-1, while the Jets were 0-for-5 with the man advantage.
Winnipeg outshot New York 38-27 in the game.
Next game, New York takes its act on the road to face Edmonton looking for another win. For Winnipeg, they head home to face Los Angeles.