NY Islanders 3, Washington 0

Boxscore | Recap
Tuesday, January 17, 2012 7:00 PM

Final Scoring Summary

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
NY Islanders 17-21-4-2 10-11-3-0 7-10-1-2 W1
Washington 24-18-0-2 17-6-0-1 7-12-0-1 L1

Recap


P.A. Parenteau scored twice as the New York Islanders silenced host Washington 3-0 on Tuesday night, halting the Capitals' three-game winning streak.

Evgeni Nabokov turned aside 17 shots for his 51st career shutout and John Tavares extended his points streak to 10 games with a first-period goal to pace the Islanders.

Nabokov improved to 10-1-0 all-time against the Capitals.

Tavares opened the scoring 12:05 into the opening period, tapping home a Mark Streit slap pass from the edge of the crease with the Islanders enjoying a power play. Tavares has six goals and 11 assists over the course of the streak.

Parenteau doubled the advantage at 6:05 of the second period, firing home a Frans Nielsen pass from the slot after Nielsen forced a Washington turnover.

Parenteau capped his first career multi-goal game with an insurance marker 12:38 into the third, finishing off a three-way passing play on the man advantage.

Top Game Performances

NY Islanders   Washington
PA Parenteau 2 Points N/A
PA Parenteau 2 Goals N/A
Matt Moulson 2 Assists N/A
PA Parenteau 1 Power Play Goals N/A
N/A Short Handed Goals N/A
Evgeni Nabokov 1.000 Save Percentage Tomas Vokoun .893
Evgeni Nabokov 17 Saves Tomas Vokoun 25

Team Stats Summary

 
Team Shots Goals Power Play Penalty Kill Penalty Mins Face Offs Won
NY Islanders 28 3 2-6 3-3 6 19
Washington 17 0 0-3 4-6 12 25

Upcoming Games

  • Washington will play their next game on the road against Washington . The Capitals have a W/L % of .600 after a win and .474 after a loss.
  • NY Islanders will play their next game on the road against Philadelphia . The Islanders have a W/L % of .438 after a win and .357 after a loss.
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