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Matt Moulson of the Islanders and Corey Potter (Credit: David Pokress)

Matt Moulson of the Islanders and Corey Potter of the Oilers battle for the puck. (Dec. 31, 2011)

Islanders 4, Oilers 1

Matt Moulson had a goal and two assists and John Tavares scored and had an assist as the Islanders downed the Oilers, 4-1.

New York Islanders' John Tavares, right, collides with
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New York Islanders' John Tavares, right, collides with the Edmonton Oilers' Ladislav Smid in the second period. (Dec. 31, 2011)

Matt Moulson of the Islanders and Corey Potter
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Matt Moulson of the Islanders and Corey Potter of the Oilers battle for the puck. (Dec. 31, 2011)

Milan Jurcina #27 of the New York Islanders
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Milan Jurcina #27 of the New York Islanders squeezes Taylor Hall #4 of the Edmonton Oilers into the boards. (Dec. 31, 2011)

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Devan Dubnyk #40 of the Edmonton Oilers makes
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Devan Dubnyk #40 of the Edmonton Oilers makes the save on Nino Niederreiter #25 of the New York Islanders. (Dec. 31, 2011)

Devan Dubnyk #40 of the Edmonton Oilers makes
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Devan Dubnyk #40 of the Edmonton Oilers makes the save on Frans Nielsen #51 of the New York Islanders. (Dec. 31, 2011)

Matt Moulson #26 of the New York Islanders
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Matt Moulson #26 of the New York Islanders skates through the line of players after being named one of the stars of the game following a 4-1 victory over the Edmonton Oilers. (Dec. 31, 2011)

New York Islanders line up to congratulate Evgeni
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New York Islanders line up to congratulate Evgeni Nabokov #20 following a 4-1 victory over the Edmonton Oilers. (Dec. 31, 2011)

Jordan Eberle #14 of the Edmonton Oilers is
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Jordan Eberle #14 of the Edmonton Oilers is tripped up by Mark Streit #2 of the New York Islanders. (Dec. 31, 2011)

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Ryan Jones #28 of the Edmonton Oilers hits
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Ryan Jones #28 of the Edmonton Oilers hits Travis Hamonic #3 of the New York Islanders. (Dec. 31, 2011)

Devan Dubnyk #40 of the Edmonton Oilers makes
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Devan Dubnyk #40 of the Edmonton Oilers makes the save on Nino Niederreiter #25 of the New York Islanders. (Dec. 31, 2011)

Former Islander Ken Morrow, at podium, was inducted
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Former Islander Ken Morrow, at podium, was inducted into the Islanders Hall of Fame during a pregame ceremony. (Dec. 31, 2011)

Former Islander Ken Morrow greets the current team
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Former Islander Ken Morrow greets the current team as they come on the ice for the pre-game ceremony inducting Morrow into the team hall of fame. (Dec. 31, 2011)

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