Matt Moulson was pleased after the best goal-scoring night of his career. The New York Islanders' left winger also felt he could have had more.
Moulson had a career-high four goals, and linemates John Tavares and P.A. Parenteau contributed three assists each as the Islanders held on to beat the Dallas Stars 5-4 on Saturday night.
''He was all over the net,'' Tavares said of Moulson. ''He probably could have had six or seven. He was on fire.''
Moulson scored twice in the wild, seven-goal second period, giving the Islanders a 5-4 edge off a 3-on-2 break with 2:50 left with his team-high 13th goal of the season.
Moulson also missed on a breakaway and had several other scoring chances, finishing with seven shots on goal and three others that missed the net.
He was eager to credit the setup work by Tavares and Parenteau.
''They really gave me some good chances, all I had to do was sweep it into an open net,'' Moulson said. '...