P.A. Parenteau and Frans Nielsen scored in the shootout and the Islanders went on to a 4-3 win over the Hurricanes. John Tavares assisted on all three Islanders goals. Kyle Okposo scored with 1:30 left in regulation to tie the score at 3.
Carolina Hurricanes' Jussi Jokinen (36), of Finland, shoots against New York Islanders goalie Evgeni Nabokov (20), of Kazakhstan, during a shootout in an NHL hockey game in Raleigh, N.C., Tuesday, Jan. 3, 2012. New York won 4-3. (AP Photo/Gerry Broome)