Anders Lee scored with 2:57 left to give the Islanders a 2-1 victory over the Canadiens Thursday night. Mathew Barzal set up the winner by stealing the puck in the Isles' zone and feeding Lee on a two-on-one. Thomas Greiss made 33 saves as the Isles earned their fourth win in the last five games. >> Box score
- 1:20 NYI Adam Pelech; Assists: Brock Nelson, Andrew Ladd
- 18:10 MTL Jordie Benn; Assists: Paul Byron, Nate Thompson
- 17:03 NYI Anders Lee; Assists: Mathew Barzal
The Islanders have a road back-to-back this weekend which begins in Detroit on Saturday at 2 p.m.