Florida Ices New York 4-3 - Recap
|Florida Ices New York 4-3 - Recap|
Florida skated to a 4-3 victory over New York on Saturday in NHL action at BankAtlantic Center.
Bettors who backed the Panthers were rewarded as -140 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 5.5.
Florida got goals from Radek Dvorak, Mike Weaver, Steve Bernier, and David Booth in the victory. Weaver opened the scoring at 4:58 of the first period.
Tomas Vokoun stopped 30 of 33 New York shots in the victory.
John Tavares (3) scored for the Islanders, finding the net behind Tomas Vokoun.
Rick DiPietro stopped 26 of 30 shots for the Islanders, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
Florida scored 0 times on 5 chances on the power play, while New York went 2-for-5 with the man advantage.
New York outshot Florida 33-30 in the game.
Florida looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Maple Leafs. The Islanders will aim to get back on the winning track at Montreal.