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Ottawa Senators center Jason Spezza, right, battles with New York Islanders left wing David Ullstrom for control of the puck during the first period. (Feb. 26, 2012)

Senators 5, Islanders 2

After surrendering two power-play goals for the fourth time in their last six games and getting no offensive support behind John Tavares' line, the Islanders lost for the third time in four games, falling to the Senators, 5-2.

Ottawa Senators goalie Robin Lehner celebrates following their
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Ottawa Senators goalie Robin Lehner celebrates following their 5-2 win over the New York Islanders. (Feb. 26, 2012)

New York Islanders left wing Matt Martin collides
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New York Islanders left wing Matt Martin collides with Ottawa Senators defenseman Jared Cowen along the boards in the third period. (Feb. 26, 2012)

New York Islanders defenseman Milan Jurcina looks on
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New York Islanders defenseman Milan Jurcina looks on as Ottawa Senators players congratulate Chris Neil, left, on his goal in the third period. (Feb. 26, 2012)

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Ottawa Senators right wing Chris Neil congratulates Jim
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Ottawa Senators right wing Chris Neil congratulates Jim O'Brien on his goal against the New York Islanders in the third period. (Feb. 26, 2012)

Ottawa Senators defenseman Erik Karlsson battles with New
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Ottawa Senators defenseman Erik Karlsson battles with New York Islanders right wing Kyle Okposo for control of the puck. (Feb. 26, 2012)

Ottawa Senators center Jason Spezza pressures New York
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Ottawa Senators center Jason Spezza pressures New York Islanders goalie Evgeni Nabokov as he tries to control the puck during the second period. (Feb. 26, 2012)

New York Islanders goalie Evgeni Nabokov allows a
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New York Islanders goalie Evgeni Nabokov allows a goal on a shot from Ottawa Senators center Jason Spezza during the second period. (Feb. 26, 2012)

New York Islanders center Frans Nielsen (51) collides
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New York Islanders center Frans Nielsen (51) collides with Ottawa Senators right wing Daniel Alfredsson (11) along the boards during the first period. (Feb. 26, 2012)

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Ottawa Senators right wing Bobby Butler looks on
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Ottawa Senators right wing Bobby Butler looks on as New York Islanders goalie Evgeni Nabokov is upended by Matt Moulson during the second period. (Feb. 26, 2012)

Ottawa Senators center Jason Spezza, right, battles with
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Ottawa Senators center Jason Spezza, right, battles with New York Islanders left wing David Ullstrom for control of the puck during the first period. (Feb. 26, 2012)

Ottawa Senators goalie Robin Lehner deflects a shot
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Ottawa Senators goalie Robin Lehner deflects a shot against the New York Islanders during the first period. (Feb. 26, 2012)

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