Habs' Rout Of Listless Isles Cause For Cautious Optimism At Best As Goalie Debate Ignites
Previewing John Tavares's first NHL visit to Montreal, as the Islanders try to build off their first win of the season.
|- 1, Montreal Goal - Scott Gomez (2), from Jaroslav Spacek at 7:55. 2, Montreal Power-Play Goal - Marc-Andre Bergeron, from Paul Mara and Glen Metropolit at 18:36. Penalties - Matt Moulson, NY Islanders (Too many men/ice - bench), 8:43; Hal Gill, Montreal (Holding), 12:46; Freddy Meyer, NY Islanders (Holding), 17:57.|
|- 3, Montreal Goal - Max Pacioretty, from Glen Metropolit at 3:34. Penalties - Kyle Chipchura, Montreal (Fighting (maj)), 4:09; Nate Thompson, NY Islanders (Roughing), 4:09; Nate Thompson, NY Islanders (Fighting (maj)), 4:09; Brendan Witt, NY Islanders (Interference), 8:08.|
|- 4, NY Islanders Short-Handed Goal - Josh Bailey, unassisted at :54. 5, Montreal Power-Play Goal - Mike Cammalleri (2), from Tomas Plekanec and Marc-Andre Bergeron at 10:35. 6, Montreal Goal - Maxim Lapierre, from Andrei Kastsitsyn and Tomas Plekanec at 12:59. Penalties - Frans Nielsen, NY Islanders (Too many men/ice - bench), :42; Andrei Kostitsyn, Montreal (Tripping), 3:57; Kyle Okposo, NY Islanders (Hi-sticking), 10:09; Jaroslav Spacek, Montreal (Interference), 16:40.|