The Islanders fell to the New York Rangers, 3-0, at Madison Square Garden Monday night. The Rangers and Islanders were scoreless through one period of play before the Rangers went on the offensive. At 5:14 of the second period Carl Hagelin opened the scoring for the Rangers. The game would remain a one-goal game until 6:32 of the third when Carl Hagelin notched his second goal of the game. Marian Gaborik scored an empty net goal at 17:32 to secure the win.
The Islanders next game is against the Calgary Flames at the Nassau Coliseum.
-Kevin DeLury wraps things up from a Rangers perspective. (The New York Rangers Blog)
-Islanders goaltender Evgeni Nabokov makes 28 saves in solid effort, but Isles can't rally for a win. (New York Islanders)-Rangers top Isles, 3-0, and lead conference. (Newsday)
-Henrik Lundqvist and Blueshirts blank NY Islanders. (NY Daily News)
-Rangers' Hagelin scores 2, Lundqvist blanks Islanders. (Associated Press)
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