Just like they drew it up. The Islanders enter the zone right off the faceoff, John Tavares sauces a beautiful, backhand pass right onto Frans Nielsen’s stick and he makes no mistake. The goal of the week won’t always be coast-to-coast or a triple deke, but there’s something to be appreciated about executing like the Islanders did here.
THE WEEK IN PICTURES
Check out the best pictures from the Islanders three games and community events last week.
OFF THE ICE
The Islanders visited local schools in Brooklyn and on Long Island, speaking to kids about hard work, staying healthy and spreading an anti-bullying message.
Nick Leddy took part in the Islanders City Parks Street Hockey clinic in Sunset Park, Brooklyn.
New York Mets pictcher Noah Syndergaard continued his tour of New York sports logos, taking pictures at center ice after Monday's Islanders win over the Arizona Coyotes. Why? Cause what Thor wants, Thor gets.
ISLANDERS PLAYIN' CHEL
Matt Martin and Cal Clutterbuck battle Thomas Hickey and Anders Lee in a game of NHL 16