N.Y. Islanders 0 1 3—4
Dallas 2 0 0—2
First Period—1, Dallas, Whitney 5 (Chiasson, Fiddler), 11:45. 2, Dallas, Gonchar 1, 18:12. Penalties—Cole, Dal (holding), 12:03McDonald, NYI (charging), 14:25.
Second Period—3, N.Y. Islanders, Okposo 18 (Vanek, Tavares), 10:47. Penalties—MacDonald, NYI (hooking), 13:04.
Third Period—4, N.Y. Islanders, Okposo 19 (de Haan), 15:44. 5, N.Y. Islanders, Tavares 21 (de Haan, Vanek), 18:36. 6, N.Y. Islanders, Nelson 6 (Bailey), 19:08 (en). Penalties—Garbutt, Dal (holding), 12:38.
Shots on Goal—N.Y. Islanders 9-9-13—31. Dallas 16-6-9—31.
Power-play opportunities—N.Y. Islanders 0 of 2Dallas 0 of 2.
Goalies—N.Y. Islanders, Poulin 9-12-0 (31 shots-29 saves). Dallas, Ellis 4-5-0 (30-27).
A—13,765 (18,532). T—2:24.
Referees—Francis Charron, Dan O'Rourke. Linesmen—Ryan Galloway, Darren Gibbs.