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Islanders' Cal Clutterbuck and Detroit Red Wings' Niklas (Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke)

Islanders' Cal Clutterbuck and Detroit Red Wings' Niklas Kronwall battle for possession in the first period of an NHL hockey game at Nassau Coliseum. (Nov. 16, 2013)

Islanders vs. Red Wings

The Islanders hosted the Detroit Red Wings Saturday at Nassau Coliseum.

Islanders goalie Kevin Poulin is congratulated by Casey
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Islanders goalie Kevin Poulin is congratulated by Casey Cizikas after his save won the shootout against the Detroit Red Wings in an NHL hockey game at Nassau Coliseum. (Nov. 16, 2013)

Islanders' Frans Nielsen shoots and will score past
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Islanders' Frans Nielsen shoots and will score past Detroit Red Wings goalie Jonas Gustavsson in a shootout in the NHL hockey game at Nassau Coliseum. (Nov. 16, 2013)

Islanders' Cal Clutterbuck is assisted off the ice
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Islanders' Cal Clutterbuck is assisted off the ice after being hit in the face during play against the Detroit Red Wings in the second period of an NHL hockey game at Nassau Coliseum. (Nov. 16, 2013)

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Islanders' Casey Cizikas reacts after he scores on
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Islanders' Casey Cizikas reacts after he scores on Detroit Red Wings goalie Jonas Gustavsson in the second period of an NHL hockey game at Nassau Coliseum. (Nov. 16, 2013)

Islanders' John Tavares skates against the Detroit Red
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Islanders' John Tavares skates against the Detroit Red Wings in the second period of an NHL hockey game at Nassau Coliseum. (Nov. 16, 2013)

Islanders' Cal Clutterbuck is assisted off the ice
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Islanders' Cal Clutterbuck is assisted off the ice after being hit in the face during play against the Detroit Red Wings in the second period of an NHL hockey game at Nassau Coliseum. (Nov. 16, 2013)

Islanders goalie Kevin Poulin looks back at the
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Islanders goalie Kevin Poulin looks back at the puck in goal scored by Detroit Red Wings' Johan Franzen in the second period of an NHL hockey game at Nassau Coliseum. (Nov. 16, 2013)

Islanders' Casey Cizikas reacts after he scores on
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Islanders' Casey Cizikas reacts after he scores on Detroit Red Wings goalie Jonas Gustavsson in the second period of an NHL hockey game at Nassau Coliseum. (Nov. 16, 2013)

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The Detroit Red Wings celebrate a goal by
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The Detroit Red Wings celebrate a goal by Johan Franzen against the Islanders in the second period of an NHL hockey game at Nassau Coliseum. (Nov. 16, 2013)

Islanders' Casey Cizikas celebrates his goal against the
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Islanders' Casey Cizikas celebrates his goal against the Detroit Red Wings in the second period of an NHL hockey game at Nassau Coliseum. (Nov. 16, 2013)

Islanders' John Tavares scored against the Detroit Red
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Islanders' John Tavares scored against the Detroit Red Wings in the first period of an NHL hockey game at Nassau Coliseum. (Nov. 16, 2013)

Islanders goalie Evgeni Nabokov is assisted by a
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Islanders goalie Evgeni Nabokov is assisted by a trainer and John Tavares looks on during play against the Detroit Red Wings in the first period of an NHL hockey game at Nassau Coliseum. (Nov. 16, 2013)

The Detroit Red Wings celebrate a goal by
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The Detroit Red Wings celebrate a goal by Pavel Datsyuk in front of Islanders goalie Kevin Poulin in the first period of an NHL hockey game at Nassau Coliseum. (Nov. 16, 2013)

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The Islanders celebrate a goal by John Tavares
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The Islanders celebrate a goal by John Tavares against the Detroit Red Wings in the first period of an NHL hockey game at Nassau Coliseum. (Nov. 16, 2013)

Islanders goalie Evgeni Nabokov is down in the
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Islanders goalie Evgeni Nabokov is down in the goal against Detroit Red Wings in the first period of an NHL hockey game at Nassau Coliseum. (Nov. 16, 2013)

Islanders' John Tavares controls the puck behind the
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Islanders' John Tavares controls the puck behind the net ahead of Detroit Red Wings' Jonathan Ericsson in the first period of an NHL hockey game at Nassau Coliseum. (Nov. 16, 2013)

Islanders' Peter Regin shoots ahead of Detroit Red
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Islanders' Peter Regin shoots ahead of Detroit Red Wings' Tomas Tatar in the first period of an NHL hockey game at Nassau Coliseum. (Nov. 16, 2013)

Islanders' Cal Clutterbuck and Detroit Red Wings' Niklas
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Islanders' Cal Clutterbuck and Detroit Red Wings' Niklas Kronwall battle for possession in the first period of an NHL hockey game at Nassau Coliseum. (Nov. 16, 2013)

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