Colorado Falls 5-2 to Islanders - Recap
|Colorado Falls 5-2 to Islanders - Recap|
New York got a pair of goals from Milan Jurcina as the Islanders skated to a 5-2 victory over Colorado on Saturday at Nassau Coliseum.
New York won as a +109 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
New York got goals from Milan Jurcina (2), Michael Grabner, Josh Bailey, and John Tavares in the victory. Jurcina opened the scoring at 13:06 of the second period.
Dwayne Roloson stopped 28 of 30 Colorado shots in the victory.
Chris Stewart and T.J. Galiardi scored for the Avalanche, finding the net behind Dwayne Roloson.
Craig Anderson stopped 20 of 24 shots for the Avalanche, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
New York scored 1 time on 7 chances on the power play, while Colorado went 0-for-4 with the man advantage.
Colorado outshot New York 30-25 in the game.
Next game, New York takes its act on the road to face Toronto looking for another win. For Colorado, they head on the road to face New York.