Anthony Beauvillier, Islanders rally past Red Wings in OT

Posted at 10:52 PM, Sep 20, 2019
and last updated 2019-09-20 22:52:37-04

DETROIT (AP) -- Anthony Beauvillier scored his second goal of the night in overtime, helping the New York Islanders top the Red Wings 4-3 in Detroit.

Trailing 3-2 with less than two minutes remaining in regulation, Beauvillier tied the game with a backhander. His game-winner was a snap shot 32 seconds into the extra period.

Derick Brassard and Devon Toews also scored for New York, which had Semyon Varlamov and Christopher Gibson split the game in goal. Varlamov made 15 saves in the first two periods. Gibson allowed two goals on 11 shots in the third, and did not see a shot in overtime.

Andreas Athanasiou, Anthony Mantha, and Filip Hronek scored for Detroit, and Jimmy Howard finished with 22 saves.