Found December 26, 2011 on Islanders Hockey Blog:
The Islanders will face the New York Rangers for the second time in four days. The Islanders, who’ve dropped their last two games, will look to turn their misfortunes around and stay in the hunt for the playoffs. The Rangers won last Thursday’s contest against the Islanders, 4-2, at Madison Square Garden. Brandon Dubinsky scored the games opening goal to give the Rangers a 1-0 lead at 14:53 of the first period. PA Parenteau tied the game 18 seconds into the second period on the power play. The Rangers were able to regain the lead when Marian Gaborik and Michael Del Zotto each scored to make it 3-1 Rangers. Matt Moulson capitalized on the power play at 8:29 of the third period to cut the lead to one goal. The Rangers secured the win when John Mitchell scored an empty net goal with less than two minutes left in the game. The Rangers are in the midst of a four game winning enter tonight’s match with wins over the Coyotes, Devils, Islanders and Flyers. The Rangers will likely send He...
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