New York vs New York Recap - Islanders Win 4-3
New York needed a shootout to earn a 4-3 victory over New York on Friday in NHL action at Nassau Coliseum.
New York won as a +140 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Matt Moulson clinched the win with a shootout goal in round 4 for the Islanders. New York got goals from P.A. Parenteau (2) and Matt Moulson in the victory. Moulson opened the scoring at 6:07 of the first period.
Evgeni Nabokov turned in a 33-save effort for the Islanders.
Marian Gaborik, Marc Staal, and Derek Stepan scored for the Rangers, finding the net behind Evgeni Nabokov.
Martin Biron stopped 24 of 27 shots for the Rangers, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, New York went 1-for-5, while the Rangers were 2-for-5 with the man advantage.
New York lost the shots on goal battle to New York by a margin of 36-27.
New York looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Senators. The Rangers will aim to get back on the winning track vs Buffalo.