Barzal scores late, Islanders beat Bruins 4-1 in Game 4
Game 5 is Monday night in Boston, with Game 6 back at Nassau Coliseum on Wednesday night. Varlamov stopped a slap shot by Connor Clifton 8 1/2 minutes into the period, and one by David Pastrnak with 8:15 left. Barzal scored for the second straight game after going scoreless for the first eight games of the postseason. The Islanders challenged for goalie interference, but it stood after a review, putting the Bruins on another power play. BRUINS LINEUPD Brandon Carlo missed the game after leaving Game 3 early in the third period following a hard it from te Islanders' Cal Clutterbuck.wftv.com
Barzal shines as Islanders beat Sabres for 4th straight win
UNIONDALE, N.Y. – Mathew Barzal and Scott Mayfield each had a goal and an assist and the New York Islanders beat the Buffalo Sabres 5-2 on Saturday for their fourth straight victory. New York beat Buffalo for the fifth straight time this season, outscoring the Islanders 19-7 in those five meetings. Cal Clutterbuck extended the lead at 8:45, sending a wrist shot past Hutton for his second goal this season. AdMayfield made it 4-1 with his second goal of the season at 15:29, firing another high shot past Hutton. IRON MENThe Islanders have three players with consecutive game streaks of last 250 games: Lee 292, Brock Nelson 269 and Barzal 256.