New York Ices Boston 3-2 - Recap
|New York Ices Boston 3-2 - Recap|
New York skated to a 3-2 victory over Boston on Saturday in NHL action at TD Garden.
The Islanders were a +198 underdog in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 5.5.
Matt Moulson, Josh Bailey, and John Tavares each scored for the Islanders in the victory. Bailey opened the scoring for New York, finding the back of the net at 17:36 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Frans Nielsen and David Ullstrom.
Evgeni Nabokov turned in a 32-save effort for the Islanders.
Milan Lucic and Tyler Seguin scored for the Bruins, finding the net behind Evgeni Nabokov.
Tim Thomas stopped 11 of 13 shots for the Bruins, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, New York went 1-for-3, while the Bruins were 1-for-5 with the man advantage.
New York lost the shots on goal battle to Boston by a margin of 34-25.
Next game, New York takes its act home to face New Jersey looking for another win. For Boston, they head on the road to face New York.