The New York Islanders squeaked out a win over the Colorado Avalanche, 5 to 4, on December 17, 2005.

Final

COL

Avalanche

16-13-3

4

NYI

Islanders

16-13-2

5

Team

COL

NYI

1

0

2

2

2

2

3

2

1

Total

4

5

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

COL

NYI

Islanders

Jeff Hamilton (EV) assisted by Eric Godard and Brent Sopel

0

1

Islanders

Arron Asham (EV) assisted by Alexei Yashin and Brent Sopel

0

2

2nd period

COL

NYI

Islanders

Miroslav Satan (EV) assisted by Arron Asham

0

3

Avalanche

John-Michael Liles (PP) assisted by Andrew Brunette and Milan Hejduk

1

3

Islanders

Mark Parrish (EV) assisted by Wyatt Smith and Mattias Weinhandl

1

4

Avalanche

Marek Svatos (PP) assisted by John-Michael Liles and David Aebischer

2

4

3rd period

COL

NYI

Islanders

Chris Campoli (EV) assisted by Radek Martinek and Mike York

2

5

Avalanche

Alex Tanguay (EV) assisted by Ossi Vaananen and Patrice Brisebois

3

5

Avalanche

Marek Svatos (EV) assisted by Alex Tanguay and Brett Clark

4

5