NEW YORK ISLANDERS (42-23-7) VS BOSTON BRUINS (43-20-9)
7 PM | NYCB LIVE | BUY TICKETS
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SEASON SERIES: NYI TRAIL 0-1-1
With a 2-1 shootout win on Nov. 29 and a 3-1 victory on Feb. 5 the Bruins lead the season series (2-0-0) over the Islanders. Anders Lee and Brad Marchand scored in regulation on Nov. 29, while former Bruin Ryan Donato (now with Minnesota) scored the winner in the fourth round of the shootout. Robin Lehner made 34 saves in the shootout loss.
On Feb. 5, the Bruins snapped the Islanders eight-game point streak (6-0-2) behind a two-goal night from Patrice Bergeron at TD Garden. Jordan Eberle potted the Islanders lone tally in the second period on the power play. Lehner made 24 saves in the loss.
The Isles are 0-5-1 in their last six games and haven't beaten Boston at home since 2013, going 0-7-0. They are 1-10-0 in the last 11 home games.