New York vs Toronto Recap - Islanders Win 2-1
|New York vs Toronto Recap - Islanders Win 2-1|
New York skated to a 2-1 victory over Toronto on Monday in NHL action at Air Canada Centre.
New York was an underdog by +159 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 5.5.
New York got goals from Matt Moulson and John Tavares in the victory. Moulson opened the scoring at 2:17 of the second period.
Dwayne Roloson turned in a 29-save effort for the Islanders.
Phil Kessel scored for the Maple Leafs, finding the net behind Dwayne Roloson.
Jean-Sebastien Giguere stopped 18 of 20 shots for the Maple Leafs, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
New York scored 1 time on 3 chances on the power play, while Toronto went 1-for-3 with the man advantage.
New York lost the shots on goal battle to Toronto by a margin of 30-20.
Next game, New York takes its act on the road to face Tampa Bay looking for another win. For Toronto, they head home to face New York.