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Islanders vs Bruins In-Game Thread | April
Second Period Intermission Report

- The Islanders Still trail the Bruins by one, the score now is 3-2.

- The Islanders tied it up early when Michael Grabner scored his 32 goal to bring it evan at one a piece. Rick Dipietro managed to get an assist on the goal. The Bruins would answer with two goals, one by Dennis Siedenberg and the other by Gregory Campbell, to make it 3-1 Bruins. The Islanders managed to score one more goal; Michael Grabner scored his 33 goal and 6th shorthanded goal of the season to make it 3-2. 

- Islanders outshot the Bruins 14 to 10 in the second period and are outshooting the Bruins 28 to 25 in the game. 

- Rick Dipietro stopped 8 of 10 shots faced, while Thomas stopped 12 of 14 shots. 

- Travis Hamonic still leads the Islanders in time on ice with 18:41.  

First Period Intermission Report

-Rick Dipietro and the Islanders are behind 1-0 after one period in Boston.

-Dipietro stopped 14 of 15 shots faced in the period. The Bruins Tim Thomas stopped all 14 shots he face in the first. 

-Shawn Thornton scored the only goal of the period with just .9 seconds left in the period. Dipietro could not stretch far enough to stop the shot. 

-The Islanders were able to kill of a 5 on 3 oppertunity for the Bruins at the 7:03 mark. John Tavares went to the penalty box for hooking and Trevor Gillies went to the box for roughing.

-Travis Hamonic leads the Islanders with 8:38 time on ice. Zedeno Chara leads the Bruins in time on ice with 8:04.

- Matt Campanale played 4:01 in his NHL debut.