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The Islanders' Zenon Konopka jaws with the Rangers' Brandon Dubinsky during pregame warmups at Nassau Coliseum. (Oct. 11, 2010)

Islanders 6, Rangers 4

Blake Comeau's go-ahead power play goal late in the third period helped the Islanders rally from a 4-3 deficit to beat the Rangers at Nassau Coliseum in the first meeting between the two teams this season.

The Islanders' Blake Comeau celebrates after scoring the
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The Islanders' Blake Comeau celebrates after scoring the game-winning goal late in the third period against the Rangers. (Oct. 11, 2010)

The Islanders aren't sure whether their confidence came
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The Islanders aren't sure whether their confidence came from winning -- or whether it was the other way around -- but they are satisfied with their 4-2-2 start to the season. (Oct. 11, 2010)

The Islanders' P.A. Parenteau, background, ties the score
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The Islanders' P.A. Parenteau, background, ties the score at 4-4 with a shot that beat Rangers goalie Henrik Lundqvist. Islanders center Doug Weight (93) looks on. (Oct. 11, 2010)

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The Rangers' Dan Girardi, left, celebrates his second-period
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The Rangers' Dan Girardi, left, celebrates his second-period goal with teammates Marc Staal and Alex Frolov. (Oct. 11, 2010)

Islanders goalie Rick DiPietro saves a first-period penalty
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Islanders goalie Rick DiPietro saves a first-period penalty shot by the Rangers' Marian Gaborik. (Oct. 11, 2010)

The Rangers' Brandon Dubinsky celebrates his first-period goal
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The Rangers' Brandon Dubinsky celebrates his first-period goal against the Islanders at Nassau Coliseum. (Oct. 11, 2010)

The Islanders' P.A. Parenteau can't get the puck
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The Islanders' P.A. Parenteau can't get the puck past Rangers goaltender Henrik Lundqvist. (Oct. 11, 2010)

The Rangers' Brandon Dubinsky (17) and Artem Anisimov
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The Rangers' Brandon Dubinsky (17) and Artem Anisimov (42) celebrate a goal by teammate Michael Del Zotto against Islanders goalie Rick DiPietro. (Oct. 11, 2010)

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The Islanders' P.A. Parenteau celebrates after tying the
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The Islanders' P.A. Parenteau celebrates after tying the score at 4-4 with a power play goal at 15:36 of the third period. (Oct. 11, 2010)

The Islanders' Trent Hunter high fives Rick DiPietro
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The Islanders' Trent Hunter high fives Rick DiPietro after the Islanders scored to take a 5-4 lead late in the third period. (Oct. 11, 2010)

The Islanders' Blake Comeau celebrates his goal against
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The Islanders' Blake Comeau celebrates his goal against the Rangers during the first period at Nassau Coliseum. (Oct. 11, 2010)

Islanders goalie Rick DiPietro stops the Rangers' Marian
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Islanders goalie Rick DiPietro stops the Rangers' Marian Gaborik on a penalty shot. (Oct. 11, 2010)

The Rangers' Ryan Callahan (24) and Islanders' Milan
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The Rangers' Ryan Callahan (24) and Islanders' Milan Jurcina (27) watch a puck shot by the Rangers' Brandon Dubinsky (17) go past Islanders goalie Rick DiPietro during the first period at Nassau Coliseum. (Oct. 11, 2010)

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The Islanders' Blake Comeau scores at 12:59 of
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The Islanders' Blake Comeau scores at 12:59 of the first period against the Rangers at Nassau Coliseum. (Oct. 11, 2010)

The Islanders' Zenon Konopka jaws with the Rangers'
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The Islanders' Zenon Konopka jaws with the Rangers' Brandon Dubinsky during pregame warmups at Nassau Coliseum. (Oct. 11, 2010)

Zenon Konopka of the Islanders and the Rangers'
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Zenon Konopka of the Islanders and the Rangers' Brandon Prust fight during the first period. (Oct. 11, 2010)

The Islanders' Nino Niederreiter checks Rangers defenseman Steve
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The Islanders' Nino Niederreiter checks Rangers defenseman Steve Eminger during the first period. (Oct. 11, 2010)

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