Recap - Islanders Defeat Boston 4-2

Recap - Islanders Defeat Boston 4-2

New York skated to a 4-2 victory over Boston on Friday in NHL action at Nassau Coliseum.

New York was an underdog by +120 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 5.5.

New York got goals from P.A. Parenteau, Michael Grabner, Matt Moulson, and Jack Hillen in the victory. Moulson opened the scoring at 19:58 of the second period.

Al Montoya turned in a 26-save effort for the Islanders.

Zdeno Chara and Nathan Horton scored for the Bruins, finding the net behind Al Montoya.

Tim Thomas stopped 38 of 41 shots for the Bruins, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.

New York scored 1 time on 3 chances on the power play, while Boston went 1-for-4 with the man advantage.

New York outshot Boston 41-28 in the game.

Next game, New York takes its act on the road to face New Jersey looking for another win. For Boston, they head on the road to face Columbus.