Recap - Islanders Defeat Detroit 3-0
|Recap - Islanders Defeat Detroit 3-0|
Detroit was shut out 3-0 on Monday, stoned by Evgeni Nabokov who stopped all 23 shots fired his way.
The Islanders were a +150 underdog in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 5.5.
Kyle Okposo, Michael Grabner, and Casey Cizikas each scored for the Islanders in the victory. Okposo opened the scoring for New York, finding the back of the net at 10:57 of the first period. The goal was assisted by John Tavares and Thomas Vanek.
Evgeni Nabokov stopped 23 of 23 Detroit shots in the victory.
Petr Mrazek stopped 16 of 19 shots for the Red Wings, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
New York scored 0 times on 1 chances on the power play, while Detroit went 0-for-1 with the man advantage.
New York lost the shots on goal battle to Detroit by a margin of 23-19.
New York looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Devils. The Red Wings will aim to get back on the winning track at Florida.