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Barclays center in brooklyn new york with the florida panthers defeated the new york islanders by the final score of three to nothing the islanders shut out for the fifth time this season but just the second time on home ice and greg really a special teams battled did the islanders in because they gave florida six powerplay chances through basically half the hockey game the panthers casting on one of those early in the second periods around that with a pair of even strength goals but really james rymer was the story of this one as he makes thirty two saves to pick up his shutout win the first ever against the new york islanders and he is now won five straight starts allowing only five goals against total in those five games first time in nearly seven years the panthers shut out the islanders october eighth twenty eleven last time that was the case at that parade to the penalty box early in the second period results in only one goal against but a hard to build any sort of moments when you're basically playing a ten twelve minutes stretch with only four players on the ice the double minor against matt far sell for high sticking and again on second look it was actually the stick of vincent tro check that came up and hit himself in his own face but the l penalty was called anyway pavilions of arizona go into the box shortly thereafter and the panthers had themselves a three nothing lead after two now back to nhl five hundred at home seventeen seventeen and four team that started eight oh and two on their home ice they were the only team in the league that having lost in regulation at home has now won just nine of the next twenty eight home games so that's one big reason the won't be making the postseason the other one greg overall they've won just two of their last sixteen games and that includes an eight game winless streak exemplary can't go through stretches like that we can expect to stay in the race it became inevitable of late that this night would come but it comes for the islanders with six games to go in the regular season knowing now that.

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