Islanders vs Lightning Final: 2-1 - Recap
|Islanders vs Lightning Final: 2-1 - Recap|
The Islanders beat Tampa Bay 2-1 on Wednesday, earning a victory backstopped by Dwayne Roloson's Dwayne RolosonSaves saves.
New York won as a +139 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
New York got goals from P.A. Parenteau and John Tavares in the victory. Parenteau opened the scoring at 19:43 of the second period.
Dwayne Roloson turned in a 34-save effort for the Islanders.
Tampa Bay got a goal from Ryan Malone in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Dan Ellis stopped 26 of 28 shots for the Lightning, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
New York scored 0 times on 2 chances on the power play, while Tampa Bay went 1-for-6 with the man advantage.
New York lost the shots on goal battle to Tampa Bay by a margin of 35-28.
New York heads into a battle against the Devils. Tampa Bay, meanwhile, will have their next action against New York.