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Anders Lee celebrates his first-period goal against Winnipeg's (Credit: Jim McIsaac)

Anders Lee celebrates his first-period goal against Winnipeg's Ondrej Pavelec with teammates Matt Martin #17 and Casey Cizikas #53 at Nassau Coliseum. It was Lee's first-career goal and came on the first shot of his career. (April 2, 2013)

Islanders vs. Jets

The Islanders defeated the Winnipeg Jets, 5-2, Tuesday at Nassau Coliseum

Matt Martin of the Islanders clears the puck
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Matt Martin of the Islanders clears the puck against Bryan Little of the Winnipeg Jets at Nassau Coliseum. (April 2, 2013)

Josh Bailey of the Islanders celebrates a second
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Josh Bailey of the Islanders celebrates a second period goal against Ondrej Pavelec of the Winnipeg Jets scored by teammate Frans Nielsen (not pictured) at Nassau Coliseum. (April 2, 2013)

Matt Martin of the Islanders cleatrs the puck
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Matt Martin of the Islanders cleatrs the puck against Bryan Little of the Winnipeg Jets. (April 2, 2013)

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Matt Martin of the Islanders clears the puck
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Matt Martin of the Islanders clears the puck against Bryan Little of the Winnipeg Jets at Nassau Coliseum. (April 2, 2013)

Matt Moulson of the Islanders celebrates his third
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Matt Moulson of the Islanders celebrates his third period goal against the Winnipeg Jets with teammate Brad Boyes and John Tavares at Nassau Coliseum. (April 2, 2013)

Matt Moulson of the Islanders celebrates his third
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Matt Moulson of the Islanders celebrates his third period goal against the Winnipeg Jets with teammate Brad Boyes at Nassau Coliseum. (April 2, 2013)

John Tavares of the New York Islanders celebrates
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John Tavares of the New York Islanders celebrates a third period goal against the Winnipeg Jets scored by teammate Matt Moulson at Nassau Coliseum. (April 2, 2013)

Matt Moulson of the Islanders celebrates his third
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Matt Moulson of the Islanders celebrates his third period goal against the Winnipeg Jets at Nassau Coliseum. (April 2, 2013)

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Matt Moulson of the Islanders celebrates his third
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Matt Moulson of the Islanders celebrates his third period goal against the Winnipeg Jets at Nassau Coliseum. (April 2, 2013)

Matt Moulson of the Islanders celebrates his third
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Matt Moulson of the Islanders celebrates his third period goal against the Winnipeg Jets at Nassau Coliseum. (April 2, 2013)

Travis Hamonic clears the puck against Andrew Ladd
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Travis Hamonic clears the puck against Andrew Ladd in the first period of a game against the Winnipeg Jets at Nassau Coliseum. (April 2, 2013)

Kevin Poulin #60 and Casey Cizikas #53 defend
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Kevin Poulin #60 and Casey Cizikas #53 defend a first-period shot from Winnipeg's Patrice Cormier #28 during a game at Nassau Coliseum. (April 2, 2013)

Kevin Poulin makes a first-period save under pressure
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Kevin Poulin makes a first-period save under pressure fron Winnipeg's Chris Thorburn during a game at Nassau Coliseum. (April 2, 2013)

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Keith Aucoin skates with the puck in the
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Keith Aucoin skates with the puck in the first period as Winninpeg's Nik Antropov #80 and Paul Postma #4 defend during a game at Nassau Coliseum. (April 2, 2013)

Anders Lee celebrates his first-period goal against Winnipeg's
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Anders Lee celebrates his first-period goal against Winnipeg's Ondrej Pavelec with teammates Matt Martin #17 and Casey Cizikas #53 at Nassau Coliseum. It was Lee's first-career goal and came on the first shot of his career. (April 2, 2013)

Anders Lee shoots the puck past Winnipeg's Tobias
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Anders Lee shoots the puck past Winnipeg's Tobias Enstrom for a first-period goal at Nassau Coliseum. (April 2, 2013)

Anders Lee celebrates the first goal of his
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Anders Lee celebrates the first goal of his career with teammate Matt Martin #17 during a game against the Winnipeg Jets at Nassau Coliseum. (April 2, 2013)

Anders Lee celebrates the first goal of his
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Anders Lee celebrates the first goal of his career with teammate Matt Martin #17 during a game against the Winnipeg Jets at Nassau Coliseum. (April 2, 2013)

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Anders Lee skates in warmups before his first
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Anders Lee skates in warmups before his first NHL game against the Winnipeg Jets at Nassau Coliseum. (April 2, 2013)

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