Jordan Eberle and Mathew Barzal scored in a shootout and the Islanders beat the Ottawa Senators, 5-4, on Tuesday night, giving Coach Barry Trotz his 800th career win.
Brock Nelson, Anders Lee, Devon Toews and Ross Johnston scored in regulation to help the Islanders recover after giving up a two-goal lead in the third period, snapping a two-game skid. Robin Lehner stopped 21 shots before leaving with an injury late in the third period. Thomas Greiss came on, stopped both shots he faced through overtime and denied Thomas Chabot and Bobby Ryan in the shootout.
The Islanders pulled into a tie with Washington cheap nhl jerseys china
atop the Metropolitan Division with identical 38-21-7 records and 34 regulation/overtime wins.
Trotz became the fourth coach in N.H.L. history to reach the 800-win mark, joining Scotty Bowman (1,244), Joel Quenneville (890) and Ken Hitchcock (842
STARS 1, RANGERS 0 Ben Bishop made 29 saves in his 28th career shutout, John Klingberg scored a second-period goal and the Dallas Stars beat the Rangers, 1-0, on Tuesday.
Dallas won its third straight to move one point ahead of Minnesota for the first wild card from the Western Conference.