Panthers vs Islanders Final: 4-2 - Recap
|Panthers vs Islanders Final: 4-2 - Recap|
Florida skated to a 4-2 victory over New York on Saturday in NHL action at BankAtlantic Center.
Florida won as a -113 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Florida got goals from Matt Bradley, Tim Kennedy, Kris Versteeg, and Shawn Matthias in the victory. Versteeg opened the scoring at 14:39 of the first period.
Jacob Markstrom stopped 18 of 18 New York shots in the victory.
Mark Streit and John Tavares scored for the Islanders, finding the net behind Jacob Markstrom.
Evgeni Nabokov stopped 29 of 32 shots for the Islanders, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Florida went 0-for-2, while the Islanders were 2-for-5 with the man advantage.
New York lost the shots on goal battle to Florida by a margin of 33-28.
Next game, Florida takes its act on the road to face Montreal looking for another win. For New York, they head home to face Pittsburgh.