Islanders vs Senators Final: 3-2 - Recap
|Islanders vs Senators Final: 3-2 - Recap|
The Senators came up short Sunday against the Islanders, falling 3-2 in a shootout.
New York was favored by -160 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 5.5.
John Tavares clinched the win with a shootout goal in round 3 for the Islanders. New York got goals from Brad Boyes and Michael Grabner in the victory. Boyes opened the scoring at 7:48 of the first period.
Evgeni Nabokov turned in a 29-save effort for the Islanders.
Patrick Wiercioch and Mika Zibanejad scored for the Senators, finding the net behind Evgeni Nabokov.
Ottawa got a 33-stop effort from Robin Lehner in the loss.
On the power play, New York went 0-for-5, while the Senators were 1-for-3 with the man advantage.
Ottawa lost the shots on goal battle to New York by a margin of 35-31.
New York looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Canadiens. The Senators will aim to get back on the winning track at Toronto.