Islanders Fall 4-3 Against Phoenix - Game Recap
|Islanders Fall 4-3 Against Phoenix - Game Recap|
Phoenix earned a 4-3 victory over New York on Saturday, but needed a shootout to do it at Nassau Coliseum.
Phoenix won as a -148 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Kyle Turris clinched the win with a shootout goal in round 3 for the Coyotes. Phoenix got goals from Radim Vrbata, Wojtek Wolski, and Martin Hanzal in the victory. Vrbata opened the scoring at 6:57 of the first period.
Jason LaBarbera turned in a 41-save effort for the Coyotes.
Rob Schremp, Michael Grabner, and Jesse Joensuu scored for the Islanders, finding the net behind Jason LaBarbera.
Nathan Lawson stopped 32 of 35 shots for the Islanders, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
Phoenix scored 1 time on 7 chances on the power play, while New York went 1-for-8 with the man advantage.
New York outshot Phoenix 44-35 in the game.
Phoenix looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Penguins. The Islanders will aim to get back on the winning track vs Tampa Bay.