Islanders fall to Red Wings in OT for 10th consecutive loss

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DETROIT — Moritz Seider scored 3:33 into overtime and the Detroit Red Wings bushed the Islanders 4-3 Saturday night, handing New York its 10th consecutive loss.

Filip Hronek, Sam Gagner and Givani Smith besides scored for the Red Wings, who won their season-high 5th straight. Alex Nedeljkovic had 20 saves.

Oliver Wahlstrom had 2 power-play goals, Cal Clutterbuck scored short-handed, and Mathew Barzal had 2 assists arsenic the Islanders earned a constituent for the 2nd consecutive crippled and fell to 0-8-2 during their skid. Ilya Sorokin finished with 26 saves.

In the other period, Seider scored connected a one-timer from the near ellipse disconnected a walk from Pius Suter.

The Islanders, missing starring scorer Brock Nelson and defenseman Ryan Pulock owed to injuries, matched the longest winless streak successful franchise history, a akin 0-8-2 agelong from Nov. 19 to Dec. 9, 2013. They managed conscionable 23 shots connected extremity — lone 3 successful the archetypal play — and scored much than 1 extremity for conscionable the 2nd clip successful 9 games.

Adam Erne present  a large  deed  connected  Anthony Beuvillier during the Islanders' 4-3 overtime nonaccomplishment   to the Red Wings.Adam Erne present a large deed connected Anthony Beuvillier during the Islanders’ 4-3 overtime nonaccomplishment to the Red Wings.Getty Images

Wahlstrom’s 2nd of the nighttime tied it 3-3 with 7 1/2 minutes near successful the 3rd period.

The Islanders opened the scoring erstwhile Clutterbuck wrapped astir Filip Zadina and tucked the puck past a sprawling Nedeljkovic 2:45 into the game.

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Hronek tied it from beyond the near ellipse astatine 5:18 of the first, and Gagne banked a changeable disconnected Sorokin’s close enarthrosis pad connected a crisp space astatine 7:37 to enactment the Red Wings ahead.

Wahlstrom snapped a nine-game pointless streak to necktie it 2-2 midway done the 2nd period.

Smith gave the Red Wings a 3-2 pb connected a changeable that whistled implicit Sorokin’s near enarthrosis for his 4th constituent successful 7 games. The 6-foot-2, 215-pound forward, who was protected by the Red Wings successful July’s enlargement draft, was held without a constituent the archetypal 12 games of the season.