Hurricanes at Islanders Game Recap
Thursday, Feb 19, 2009, 7:00 PM EST
Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum
The Islanders fell flat at home, dropping a 6-2 loss to the Hurricanes after learning of yet one more injury, to sparkplug Richard Park.
Both the New York Islanders and Carolina Hurricanes look to rebound from losses when they meet at Nassau Coliseum.
|- 1, Carolina Goal - Ray Whitney (18), from Anton Babchuk and Dennis Seidenberg at 5:23. 2, NY Islanders Power-Play Goal - Mark Streit (11), from Blake Comeau and Josh Bailey at 11:48. 3, Carolina Goal - Matt Cullen (16), from Ray Whitney at 16:15. 4, Carolina Goal - Eric Staal (25), from Sergei Samsonov and Tim Gleason at 17:09. Penalties - Niclas Wallin, Carolina (hooking), 6:19; Dennis Seidenberg, Carolina (holding stick), 11:09; Brendan Witt, NY Islanders (interference), 12:59; Tuomo Ruutu, Carolina (tripping), 19:50.|
|- 5, Carolina Goal - Eric Staal (26), from Sergei Samsonov and Tuomo Ruutu at 15:49. 6, Carolina Goal - Dennis Seidenberg (4), from Patrick Eaves at 19:44. Penalties - Radek Martinek, NY Islanders (tripping), 11:24; Matt Cullen, Carolina (hooking), 12:22.|
|- 7, Carolina Goal - Anton Babchuk (5), from Tuomo Ruutu at 9:50. 8, NY Islanders Goal - Jon Sim (7), from Andy Hilbert and Radek Martinek at 10:21. Penalties - Tim Conboy, Carolina (goaltender interference), 5:35; Tim Conboy, Carolina (fighting), 7:49; Tim Jackman, NY Islanders (minor-major-misconduct (instigator, fighting), 7:49; Chad LaRose, Carolina (fighting), 9:55; Mike Comrie, NY Islanders (fighting), 9:55.|