+-
New York Islanders center Casey Cizikas faces off (Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke)

New York Islanders center Casey Cizikas faces off against San Jose Sharks center Logan Couture during the first period of an NHL hockey game at Barclays Center on Tuesday, Oct. 18, 2016.

Islanders vs. Sharks

The Islanders fell to the San Jose Sharks, 3-2, on Tuesday at Barclays Center.

New York Islanders center John Tavares reacts as
(Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke)

New York Islanders center John Tavares reacts as time runs out against San Jose Sharks during the third period of an NHL hockey game at Barclays Center on Tuesday, Oct. 18, 2016. The Sharks defeated the Islanders 3-2.

New York Islanders defenseman Nick Leddy looks on
(Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke)

New York Islanders defenseman Nick Leddy looks on against the San Jose Sharks during the first period of an NHL hockey game at Barclays Center on Tuesday, Oct. 18, 2016.

San Jose Sharks players celebrate a goal by
(Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke)

San Jose Sharks players celebrate a goal by San Jose Sharks center Joe Pavelski against New York Islanders during the third period of an NHL hockey game at Barclays Center on Tuesday, Oct. 18, 2016.

ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISE HERE
New York Islanders center John Tavares skates for
(Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke)

New York Islanders center John Tavares skates for the puck against San Jose Sharks defenseman Justin Braun during the second period of an NHL hockey game at Barclays Center on Tuesday, Oct. 18, 2016.

New York Islanders center Casey Cizikas looks on
(Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke)

New York Islanders center Casey Cizikas looks on against San Jose Sharks during the first period of an NHL hockey game at Barclays Center on Tuesday, Oct. 18, 2016.

New York Islanders center Casey Cizikas looks on
(Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke)

New York Islanders center Casey Cizikas looks on against San Jose Sharks during the first period of an NHL hockey game at Barclays Center on Tuesday, Oct. 18, 2016.

San Jose Sharks goalie Aaron Dell and Sharks
(Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke)

San Jose Sharks goalie Aaron Dell and Sharks defenseman Paul Martin guard against New York Islanders left wing Nikolay Kulemin during the third period of an NHL hockey game at Barclays Center on Tuesday, Oct. 18, 2016.

New York Islanders left wing Andrew Ladd skates
(Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke)

New York Islanders left wing Andrew Ladd skates against San Jose Sharks during the second period of an NHL hockey game at Barclays Center on Tuesday, Oct. 18, 2016.

ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISE HERE
New York Islanders center Casey Cizikas skates with
(Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke)

New York Islanders center Casey Cizikas skates with the puck against San Jose Sharks during the second period of an NHL hockey game at Barclays Center on Tuesday, Oct. 18, 2016.

New York Islanders center John Tavares skates with
(Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke)

New York Islanders center John Tavares skates with the puck against San Jose Sharks during the third period of an NHL hockey game at Barclays Center on Tuesday, Oct. 18, 2016.

New York Islanders left wing Anthony Beauvillier skates
(Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke)

New York Islanders left wing Anthony Beauvillier skates with the puck against San Jose Sharks during the third period of an NHL hockey game at Barclays Center on Tuesday, Oct. 18, 2016.

New York Islanders left wing Brock Nelson faces
(Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke)

New York Islanders left wing Brock Nelson faces off against San Jose Sharks center Logan Couture during the third period of an NHL hockey game at Barclays Center on Tuesday, Oct. 18, 2016.

New York Islanders defenseman Nick Leddy skates with
(Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke)

New York Islanders defenseman Nick Leddy skates with the puck as San Jose Sharks center Logan Couture defends during the second period of an NHL hockey game at Barclays Center on Tuesday, Oct. 18, 2016.

ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISE HERE
New York Islanders left wing Nikolay Kulemin and
(Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke)

New York Islanders left wing Nikolay Kulemin and San Jose Sharks defenseman Marc-Edouard Vlasic skate for the puck during the third period of an NHL hockey game at Barclays Center on Tuesday, Oct. 18, 2016.

New York Islanders center John Tavares controls the
(Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke)

New York Islanders center John Tavares controls the puck ahead of San Jose Sharks defenseman Brenden Dillon and San Jose Sharks goalie Aaron Dell during the second period of an NHL hockey game at Barclays Center on Tuesday, Oct. 18, 2016.

New York Islanders left wing Jason Chimera and
(Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke)

New York Islanders left wing Jason Chimera and San Jose Sharks left wing Patrick Marleau go after the puck during the second period of an NHL hockey game at Barclays Center on Tuesday, Oct. 18, 2016.

The puck hits the back of the net
(Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke)

The puck hits the back of the net past New York Islanders goalie Jaroslav Halak on a shot by San Jose Sharks center Joe Pavelski for the winning goal during the third period of an NHL hockey game at Barclays Center on Tuesday, Oct. 18, 2016.

New York Islanders left wing Anders Lee skates
(Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke)

New York Islanders left wing Anders Lee skates with the puck against San Jose Sharks during the second period of an NHL hockey game at Barclays Center on Tuesday, Oct. 18, 2016.

ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISE HERE
New York Islanders center John Tavares battles for
(Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke)

New York Islanders center John Tavares battles for the puck against San Jose Sharks defenseman Justin Braun during the second period of an NHL hockey game at Barclays Center on Tuesday, Oct. 18, 2016.

The New York Islanders takes a time out
(Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke)

The New York Islanders takes a time out against San Jose Sharks late in the third period of an NHL hockey game at Barclays Center on Tuesday, Oct. 18, 2016.

New York Islanders left wing Jason Chimera chases
(Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke)

New York Islanders left wing Jason Chimera chases the puck against San Jose Sharks during the second period of an NHL hockey game at Barclays Center on Tuesday, Oct. 18, 2016.

New York Islanders goalie Jaroslav Halak looks back
(Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke)

New York Islanders goalie Jaroslav Halak looks back at the puck in the goal after a shot by San Jose Sharks center Joe Pavelski for the winning goal during the third period of an NHL hockey game at Barclays Center on Tuesday, Oct. 18, 2016.

New York Islanders players congratulate New York Islanders
(Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke)

New York Islanders players congratulate New York Islanders left wing Anthony Beauvillier after he scores a goal against San Jose Sharks during the second period of an NHL hockey game at Barclays Center on Tuesday, Oct. 18, 2016.

ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISE HERE
New York Islanders players celebrate a goal by
(Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke)

New York Islanders players celebrate a goal by Islanders left wing Anthony Beauvillier against San Jose Sharks during the second period of an NHL hockey game at Barclays Center on Tuesday, Oct. 18, 2016.

San Jose Sharks goalie Aaron Dell looks back
(Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke)

San Jose Sharks goalie Aaron Dell looks back at the puck in the net after New York Islanders left wing Anthony Beauvillier scores during the second period of an NHL hockey game at Barclays Center on Tuesday, Oct. 18, 2016.

New York Islanders goalie Jaroslav Halak makes a
(Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke)

New York Islanders goalie Jaroslav Halak makes a glove save against San Jose Sharks during the first period of an NHL hockey game at Barclays Center on Tuesday, Oct. 18, 2016.

New York Islanders goalie Jaroslav Halak keeps his
(Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke)

New York Islanders goalie Jaroslav Halak keeps his eye on the puck against San Jose Sharks during the first period of an NHL hockey game at Barclays Center on Tuesday, Oct. 18, 2016.

New York Islanders left wing Anthony Beauvillier reacts
(Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke)

New York Islanders left wing Anthony Beauvillier reacts after he scores a goal against San Jose Sharks goalie Aaron Dell during the second period of an NHL hockey game at Barclays Center on Tuesday, Oct. 18, 2016.

ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISE HERE
New York Islanders players celebrate a goal by
(Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke)

New York Islanders players celebrate a goal by Islanders left wing Anders Lee against San Jose Sharks during the second period of an NHL hockey game at Barclays Center on Tuesday, Oct. 18, 2016.

New York Islanders players celebrate a goal by
(Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke)

New York Islanders players celebrate a goal by Islanders left wing Anthony Beauvillier against San Jose Sharks during the second period of an NHL hockey game at Barclays Center on Tuesday, Oct. 18, 2016.

New York Islanders players celebrate a goal by
(Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke)

New York Islanders players celebrate a goal by Islanders left wing Anders Lee against San Jose Sharks during the second period of an NHL hockey game at Barclays Center on Tuesday, Oct. 18, 2016.

The puck flies into the net behind San
(Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke)

The puck flies into the net behind San Jose Sharks goalie Aaron Dell on a shot by New York Islanders left wing Anders Lee during the second period of an NHL hockey game at Barclays Center on Tuesday, Oct. 18, 2016.

San Jose Sharks goalie Aaron Dell can't stop
(Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke)

San Jose Sharks goalie Aaron Dell can't stop the shot by New York Islanders left wing Anthony Beauvillier during the second period of an NHL hockey game at Barclays Center on Tuesday, Oct. 18, 2016.

ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISE HERE
New York Islanders players celebrate a goal by
(Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke)

New York Islanders players celebrate a goal by Islanders left wing Anders Lee against San Jose Sharks during the second period of an NHL hockey game at Barclays Center on Tuesday, Oct. 18, 2016.

San Jose Sharks center Melker Karlsson scores a
(Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke)

San Jose Sharks center Melker Karlsson scores a goal against New York Islanders goalie Jaroslav Halak during the first period of an NHL hockey game at Barclays Center on Tuesday, Oct. 18, 2016.

New York Islanders left wing Anthony Beauvillier sets
(Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke)

New York Islanders left wing Anthony Beauvillier sets for a face off against San Jose Sharks center Melker Karlsson during the first period of an NHL hockey game at Barclays Center on Tuesday, Oct. 18, 2016.

San Jose Sharks center Melker Karlsson celebrates his
(Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke)

San Jose Sharks center Melker Karlsson celebrates his goal with his teammates during the first period against New York Islanders in an NHL hockey game at Barclays Center on Tuesday, Oct. 18, 2016.

New York Islanders defenseman Travis Hamonic skates against
(Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke)

New York Islanders defenseman Travis Hamonic skates against San Jose Sharks during the first period of an NHL hockey game at Barclays Center on Tuesday, Oct. 18, 2016.

ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISE HERE
New York Islanders head coach Jack Capuano, center,
(Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke)

New York Islanders head coach Jack Capuano, center, looks on against San Jose Sharks during the first period of an NHL hockey game at Barclays Center on Tuesday, Oct. 18, 2016.

San Jose Sharks center Melker Karlsson sakes after
(Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke)

San Jose Sharks center Melker Karlsson sakes after he scores a goal against New York Islanders goalie Jaroslav Halak during the first period of an NHL hockey game at Barclays Center on Tuesday, Oct. 18, 2016.

New York Islanders players stand during the national
(Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke)

New York Islanders players stand during the national anthem before the first period against San Jose Sharks in an NHL hockey game at Barclays Center on Tuesday, Oct. 18, 2016.

New York Islanders center Casey Cizikas faces off
(Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke)

New York Islanders center Casey Cizikas faces off against San Jose Sharks center Logan Couture during the first period of an NHL hockey game at Barclays Center on Tuesday, Oct. 18, 2016.

Subscribe to Newsday’s sports newsletter

Receive 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.