The New York Islanders squeaked out a win over the Buffalo Sabres, 3 to 2, in overtime on December 27, 2017.

Final

BUF

Sabres

9-20-8

2

NYI

Islanders

20-13-4

3

Team

BUF

NYI

1

0

0

2

1

1

3

1

1

OT

0

1

Total

2

3

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

2nd period

BUF

NYI

Islanders

Jason Chimera (EV) assisted by Cal Clutterbuck and Casey Cizikas

0

1

Sabres

Zemgus Girgensons (EV) assisted by Marco Scandella and Jack Eichel

1

1

3rd period

BUF

NYI

Sabres

Kyle Okposo (EV) assisted by Evander Kane

2

1

Islanders

Josh Bailey (EV) assisted by John Tavares

2

2

OT

BUF

NYI

Islanders

Mathew Barzal (EV) assisted by John Tavares and Josh Bailey

2

3