Minnesota Falls 4-1 to Islanders - Recap
|Minnesota Falls 4-1 to Islanders - Recap|
New York got a pair of goals from Blake Comeau as the Islanders skated to a 4-1 victory over Minnesota on Wednesday at Nassau Coliseum.
New York was an underdog by +103 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 5.5.
New York got goals from Blake Comeau (2), Kyle Okposo, and Andrew MacDonald in the victory. Comeau opened the scoring at 10:31 of the first period.
Al Montoya turned in a 33-save effort for the Islanders.
John Madden scored for the Wild, finding the net behind Al Montoya.
Jose Theodore stopped 21 of 22 shots for the Wild, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, New York went 2-for-3, while the Wild were 0-for-3 with the man advantage.
Minnesota lost the shots on goal battle to New York by a margin of 41-34.
Next game, New York takes its act home to face St. Louis looking for another win. For Minnesota, they head on the road to face New York.