Isles win home opener

New York Islanders left wing Brock Nelson (29) is surrounded by teammates after scoring during the first period of the game at  Barclays Center on Sunday, Oct. 16, 2016.

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The Islanders defeated the Ducks, 3-2, in overtime with a Josh Bailey goal Sunday night, Oct. 16, 2016 in their home opener at the Barclays Center. (Credit: Newsday / Chuck Fadely)

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