Recap - Islanders Defeat Los Angeles 3-0
|Recap - Islanders Defeat Los Angeles 3-0|
Los Angeles was shut out 3-0 on Saturday, stoned by Al Montoya who stopped all 35 shots fired his way.
New York was an underdog by +145 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 5.5.
Matt Moulson (2) and Frans Nielsen each scored for the Islanders in the victory. Nielsen opened the scoring for New York, finding the back of the net at 5:01 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Michael Grabner.
Al Montoya turned in a 35-save effort for the Islanders.
Los Angeles got a 20-stop effort from Jonathan Quick in the loss.
On the power play, New York went 0-for-2, while the Kings were 0-for-3 with the man advantage.
New York lost the shots on goal battle to Los Angeles by a margin of 35-23.
Next game, New York takes its act home to face Florida looking for another win. For Los Angeles, they head on the road to face Anaheim.