Anaheim vs New York Wrap - New York Wins 3-2
|Anaheim vs New York Wrap - New York Wins 3-2|
The Islanders earned a 3-2 victory over the Ducks on Thursday at Nassau Coliseum.
New York was an underdog by +115 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 5.5.
P.A. Parenteau, Blake Comeau, and Matt Moulson each scored for the Islanders in the victory. Parenteau opened the scoring for New York, finding the back of the net at 15:06 of the first period. The goal was assisted by John Tavares and James Wisniewski.
Rick DiPietro turned in a 30-save effort for the Islanders.
Anaheim got goals from Jason Blake and Joffrey Lupul in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Jonas Hiller stopped 17 of 17 shots for the Ducks, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
New York scored 1 time on 3 chances on the power play, while Anaheim went 1-for-5 with the man advantage.
New York lost the shots on goal battle to Anaheim by a margin of 32-29.
New York heads into a battle against the Coyotes. Anaheim, meanwhile, will have their next action against Carolina.