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Matt Moulson, left, and his teammates celebrate his (Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke)

Matt Moulson, left, and his teammates celebrate his first-period goal during a game against the Philadelphia Flyers. (April 9, 2013)

Islanders vs. Flyers

The Islanders gained ground on the Rangers with a 4-1 win against the Philadelphia Flyers Tuesday at Nassau Coliseum.

Matt Martin of the Islanders and Brayden Schenn
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Matt Martin of the Islanders and Brayden Schenn of the Philadelphia Flyers fight in the second period of a NHL hockey game at Nassau Coliseum. (April 9, 2013)

Matt Martin of the Islanders and Brayden Schenn
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Matt Martin of the Islanders and Brayden Schenn of the Philadelphia Flyers fight in the second period of a NHL hockey game at Nassau Coliseum. (April 9, 2013)

Goalie Evgeni Nabokov of the Islanders stops a
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Goalie Evgeni Nabokov of the Islanders stops a puck against the Philadelphia Flyers in the second period of a NHL hockey game at Nassau Coliseum. (April 9, 2013)

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Goalie Evgeni Nabokov of the Islanders protects the
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Goalie Evgeni Nabokov of the Islanders protects the net in the second period against the Philadelphia Flyers in a NHL hockey game at Nassau Coliseum. (April 9, 2013)

Michael Grabner, left, of the Islanders celebrates his
(Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke)

Michael Grabner, left, of the Islanders celebrates his second-period goal with Colin McDonald and Andrew MacDonald against the Philadelphia Flyers in a NHL hockey game at Nassau Coliseum. (April 9, 2013)

Michael Grabner, center, of the Islanders celebrates his
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Michael Grabner, center, of the Islanders celebrates his goal with teammates in the second period against Philadelphia Flyers in a NHL hockey game at Nassau Coliseum. (April 9, 2013)

Michael Grabner of the Islanders celebrates his goal
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Michael Grabner of the Islanders celebrates his goal against the Philadelphia Flyers in the second period of a NHL hockey game at Nassau Coliseum. (April 9, 2013)

Matt Moulson watches as Flyers goalie Steve Mason
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Matt Moulson watches as Flyers goalie Steve Mason stops the puck in a game at Nassau Coliseum. (April 9, 2013)

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Matt Moulson reacts after he scoring a first-period
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Matt Moulson reacts after he scoring a first-period goal against Flyers goalie Steve Mason in a game at Nassau Coliseum. (April 9, 2013)

The Flyers' Scott Hartnell defends Keith Aucoin during
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The Flyers' Scott Hartnell defends Keith Aucoin during a game at Nassau Coliseum. (April 9, 2013)

Casey Cizikas controls the puck during a game
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Casey Cizikas controls the puck during a game against the Philadelphia Flyers at Nassau Coliseum. (April 9, 2013)

Matt Moulson, left, and his teammates celebrate his
(Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke)

Matt Moulson, left, and his teammates celebrate his first-period goal during a game against the Philadelphia Flyers. (April 9, 2013)

Matt Moulson controls the puck behind the net
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Matt Moulson controls the puck behind the net in the first period of a game against the Philadelphia Flyers. (April 9, 2013)

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Brad Boyes controls the puck during a game
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Brad Boyes controls the puck during a game against the Philadelphia Flyers. (April 9, 2013)

Michael Grabner skates during a game against the
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Michael Grabner skates during a game against the Philadelphia Flyers at Nassau Coliseum. (April 9, 2013)

The Flyers' Scott Hartnell celebrates after scoring a
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The Flyers' Scott Hartnell celebrates after scoring a goal in the first period of a game against the Islanders. (April 9, 2013)

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