+-
John Tavares of the Islanders celebrates his first-period (Credit: Jim McIsaac)

John Tavares of the Islanders celebrates his first-period goal against the Nashville Predators at Nassau Coliseum. (Nov. 12, 2013)

Islanders vs. Predators

The Islanders beat the Nashville Predators, 3-1, Tuesday at Nassau Coliseum.

John Tavares of the Islanders pursues the puck
(Credit: Jim McIsaac)

John Tavares of the Islanders pursues the puck in the second period against David Legwand of the Nashville Predators at Nassau Coliseum. (Nov. 12, 2013)

Pierre-Marc Bouchard of the Islanders defends against Paul
(Credit: Jim McIsaac)

Pierre-Marc Bouchard of the Islanders defends against Paul Gaustad of the Nashville Predators at Nassau Coliseum. (Nov. 12, 2013)

Thomas Hickey of the Islanders defends against Eric
(Credit: Jim McIsaac)

Thomas Hickey of the Islanders defends against Eric Nystrom of the Nashville Predators at Nassau Coliseum. (Nov. 12, 2013)

ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISE HERE
John Tavares of the Islanders pursues the puck
(Credit: Jim McIsaac)

John Tavares of the Islanders pursues the puck in the second period against David Legwand of the Nashville Predators at Nassau Coliseum. (Nov. 12, 2013)

John Tavares of the Islanders celebrates his first-period
(Credit: Jim McIsaac)

John Tavares of the Islanders celebrates his first-period goal against the Nashville Predators at Nassau Coliseum. (Nov. 12, 2013)

Kyle Okposo of the Islanders celebrates his second-period
(Credit: Jim McIsaac)

Kyle Okposo of the Islanders celebrates his second-period goal against the Nashville Predators at Nassau Coliseum. (Nov. 12, 2013)

Kevin Poulin of the Islanders looks on in
(Credit: Jim McIsaac)

Kevin Poulin of the Islanders looks on in the second period against the Nashville Predators at Nassau Coliseum. (Nov. 12, 2013)

Long Island native Eric Nystrom of the Nashville
(Credit: Jim McIsaac)

Long Island native Eric Nystrom of the Nashville Predators skates in the first period against the Islanders at Nassau Coliseum. (Nov. 12, 2013)

ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISE HERE
Colin McDonald of the Islanders attempts a first
(Credit: Jim McIsaac)

Colin McDonald of the Islanders attempts a first period shot against Marek Mazanec of the Nashville Predators as he falls to the ice at Nassau Coliseum. (Nov. 12, 2013)

Colin McDonald of the Islanders attempts a first-period
(Credit: Jim McIsaac)

Colin McDonald of the Islanders attempts a first-period shot against Marek Mazanec of the Nashville Predators as he falls to the ice at Nassau Coliseum. (Nov. 12, 2013)

John Tavares of the Islanders celebrates his first-period
(Credit: Jim McIsaac)

John Tavares of the Islanders celebrates his first-period goal against the Nashville Predators at Nassau Coliseum. (Nov. 12, 2013)

David Legwand of the Nashville Predators commits a
(Credit: Jim McIsaac)

David Legwand of the Nashville Predators commits a first-period elbowing penalty against Colin McDonald of the Islanders at Nassau Coliseum. (Nov. 12, 2013)

Roman Josi of the Nashville Predators is tripped
(Credit: Jim McIsaac)

Roman Josi of the Nashville Predators is tripped up in the first period against the Islanders at Nassau Coliseum. (Nov. 12, 2013)

ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISE HERE
John Tavares of the Islanders celebrates his first-period
(Credit: Jim McIsaac)

John Tavares of the Islanders celebrates his first-period goal against the Nashville Predators at Nassau Coliseum. (Nov. 12, 2013)

Pierre-Marc Bouchard of the Islanders plays the puck
(Credit: Jim McIsaac)

Pierre-Marc Bouchard of the Islanders plays the puck in the first period against Richard Clune of the Nashville Predators at Nassau Coliseum. (Nov. 12, 2013)

Kevin Poulin of the Islanders makes a first-period
(Credit: Jim McIsaac)

Kevin Poulin of the Islanders makes a first-period save as teammate Thomas Hickey defends against Colin Wilson of the Nashville Predators at Nassau Coliseum. (Nov. 12, 2013)

John Tavares of the Islanders celebrates his first-period
(Credit: Jim McIsaac)

John Tavares of the Islanders celebrates his first-period goal against the Nashville Predators with teammate Kyle Okposo at Nassau Coliseum. (Nov. 12, 2013)

Aaron Ness of the Islanders controls the puck
(Credit: Jim McIsaac)

Aaron Ness of the Islanders controls the puck in the first period against Patric Hornqvist of the Nashville Predators at Nassau Coliseum. (Nov. 12, 2013)

ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISE HERE

Subscribe to Newsday’s sports newsletter for stories, photos and videos about your favorite New York teams plus national sports news and events.

Comments

Newsday.com now uses Facebook for our comment boards. Please read our guidelines and connect your Facebook account to comment.