Frans Nielsen scored the only goal in the shootout and the New York Islanders beat the Florida Panthers 3-2 on Sunday night.
Kyle Okposo and Matt Moulson scored in regulation, and Evgeni Nabokov stopped 33 shots.
Tomas Fleischmann, and Stephen Weiss scored for Florida, and Jose Theodore made 35 saves.
The Islanders missed a chance to win with about a minute left in overtime. Michael Grabner had an open net but his shot hit the stick of Florida's Ed Jovanovski.
Florida is three points ahead of Washington for the Southeast Division beat. Washington beat Minnesota 3-0 on Sunday.
The Panthers have lost three straight after a five-game winning streak. The Islanders won for just the third time in nine games.
The Islanders tied it 2 at 12:22 of the third when Okposo scored while attempting to pass the puck. His pass from the top of the right circle was intended for Mark Streit, but it glanced off the stick of Florida's Dmitry Kulikov and into the net.
Florida went ahead 2-1 on Fleis...