Mathew Barzal scored on a power play in the third period and had the only goal in the shootout to lift the New York Islanders to a 4-3 win over the Red Wings on Saturday night.

Anthony Beauvillier and Casey Cizikas also scored in regulation for the Islanders, who beat the Red Wings for the fourth straight time — including a 3-2 win at Detroit last Saturday. Thomas Greiss finished with 18 saves.

New York Islanders center Mathew Barzal (13) scores the winning goal past Detroit Red Wings goaltender Jonathan Bernier (45) during a shootout of an NHL hockey game, Saturday, Dec. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)
New York Islanders center Mathew Barzal (13) scores the winning goal past Detroit Red Wings goaltender Jonathan Bernier (45) during a shootout of an NHL hockey game, Saturday, Dec. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)

Thomas Vanek had a goal and two assists, and Gustav Nyquist and Trevor Daley also scored for Detroit, which has lost six of its last eight and nine of the last 13. Jonathan Bernier stopped 45 shots through overtime.

New York Islanders goaltender Thomas Greiss (1) makes a save against Detroit Red Wings right wing Gustav Nyquist (14) during a shootout of an NHL hockey game, Saturday, Dec. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)
New York Islanders goaltender Thomas Greiss (1) makes a save against Detroit Red Wings right wing Gustav Nyquist (14) during a shootout of an NHL hockey game, Saturday, Dec. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)

Cizikas and Barzal scored less than three minutes apart in the third to give the Islanders a 3-2 lead with 6:04 remaining. However, with Bernier pulled for an extra skater, Vanek scored against his former team to tie the score with 1:03 left.

The Islanders outshot the Red Wings 46-15 in regulation, before Detroit had a 6-2 advantage in overtime.

New York Islanders center Casey Cizikas (53) celebrates after scoring a goal during the third period of an NHL hockey game against the Detroit Red Wings, Saturday, Dec. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)
New York Islanders center Casey Cizikas (53) celebrates after scoring a goal during the third period of an NHL hockey game against the Detroit Red Wings, Saturday, Dec. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)

The Islanders were coming off a 3-2 loss to Vegas on Wednesday in Brooklyn. They have won two of their three games back at Nassau Coliseum, where they will play of the majority of their remaining home games this season.

Detroit Red Wings left wing Thomas Vanek (26) scores a goal past New York Islanders goaltender Thomas Greiss (1) to tie during the third period of an NHL hockey game, Saturday, Dec. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)
Detroit Red Wings left wing Thomas Vanek (26) scores a goal past New York Islanders goaltender Thomas Greiss (1) to tie during the third period of an NHL hockey game, Saturday, Dec. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)

Barzal tied the contest with a power-play goal with 8:57 left in on the Islanders’ sixth man advantage of the game. It was Barzal’s fourth goal of the season and his first since Nov. 23.

New York Islanders center Mathew Barzal (13) celebrates after scoring a goal during the third period of an NHL hockey game against the Detroit Red Wings, Saturday, Dec. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)
New York Islanders center Mathew Barzal (13) celebrates after scoring a goal during the third period of an NHL hockey game against the Detroit Red Wings, Saturday, Dec. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)

New York finished 1 for 6 on the power play, and is just 2 for 34 over its last 13 games.

Cizikas shot the puck past Bernier 2:53 later for his eighth of the season.

Detroit Red Wings goaltender Jonathan Bernier (45) makes the save against against New York Islanders left wing Anders Lee (27) during the second period of an NHL hockey game, Saturday, Dec. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)
Detroit Red Wings goaltender Jonathan Bernier (45) makes the save against against New York Islanders left wing Anders Lee (27) during the second period of an NHL hockey game, Saturday, Dec. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)

Nyquist opened the scoring for the Red Wings at 5:03 of the first with his ninth of the season. Dylan Larkin had an assist on the play, extending his point streak to seven games.

Detroit Red Wings left wing Tyler Bertuzzi (59) skates against New York Islanders center Mathew Barzal (13) during the second period of an NHL hockey game, Saturday, Dec. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)
Detroit Red Wings left wing Tyler Bertuzzi (59) skates against New York Islanders center Mathew Barzal (13) during the second period of an NHL hockey game, Saturday, Dec. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)

Beauvillier tied it with 8:55 left with his 10th. He has scored in three straight games, and in each of the three games at the Coliseum.

Detroit Red Wings goaltender Jonathan Bernier (45) tends the net against New York Islanders center Mathew Barzal (13) during the second period of an NHL hockey game, Saturday, Dec. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)
Detroit Red Wings goaltender Jonathan Bernier (45) tends the net against New York Islanders center Mathew Barzal (13) during the second period of an NHL hockey game, Saturday, Dec. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)

Detroit went ahead 2-1 with 14 seconds remaining in the opening period as Daley scored when the puck just barely crossed the line behind Greiss. The goal was Daley’s second of the season. The goal also represented the 300th career point for the 35-year-old defenseman who spent the majority of his career with Dallas and also won Stanley Cups with Pittsburgh in 2016 and 2017. Daley is also four games from 1,000 in his NHL career.

The Islanders outshot the Red Wings 10-5 in the first and 15-6 in the second and kept the barrage going the in the third.

New York Islanders right wing Josh Bailey (12) and left wing Anders Lee (27) fights for the puck against Detroit Red Wings center Dylan Larkin (71) and defenseman Filip Hronek (17) during the second period of an NHL hockey game, Saturday, Dec. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)
New York Islanders right wing Josh Bailey (12) and left wing Anders Lee (27) fights for the puck against Detroit Red Wings center Dylan Larkin (71) and defenseman Filip Hronek (17) during the second period of an NHL hockey game, Saturday, Dec. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)

The game also marked return to Nassau for Frans Nielsen, who played 606 games for the Islanders before joining Detroit as a free agent in 2016.

Detroit Red Wings center Andreas Athanasiou (72) skates against New York Islanders defenseman Ryan Pulock (6) during the first period of an NHL hockey game, Saturday, Dec. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)
Detroit Red Wings center Andreas Athanasiou (72) skates against New York Islanders defenseman Ryan Pulock (6) during the first period of an NHL hockey game, Saturday, Dec. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)

NOTES: The Islanders have allowed 30 shots or fewer in seven straight games. … The teams meet again in Detroit on March 16. … Islanders forward Josh Ho-Sang made his season debut following his recent recall from AHL Bridgeport. … The Islanders scratched forwards Tom Kuhnhackl and Ross Johnston plus defenseman Luca Sbisa. … Detroit scratched forwards Martin Frk and Wade Megan.

New York Islanders left wing Anthony Beauvillier (18) celebrates after scoring a goal during the first period of an NHL hockey game against the Detroit Red Wings, Saturday, Dec. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)
New York Islanders left wing Anthony Beauvillier (18) celebrates after scoring a goal during the first period of an NHL hockey game against the Detroit Red Wings, Saturday, Dec. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)

UP NEXT

Islanders: At Colorado on Monday night.

New York Islanders right wing Joshua Ho-Sang (26) skates against Detroit Red Wings center Luke Glendening (41) during the first period of an NHL hockey game, Saturday, Dec. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)
New York Islanders right wing Joshua Ho-Sang (26) skates against Detroit Red Wings center Luke Glendening (41) during the first period of an NHL hockey game, Saturday, Dec. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)

Red Wings: At Philadelphia on Tuesday night.

New York Islanders left wing Anthony Beauvillier, left, shoots to score against Detroit Red Wings goaltender Jonathan Bernier (45) during the first period of an NHL hockey game, Saturday, Dec. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)
New York Islanders left wing Anthony Beauvillier, left, shoots to score against Detroit Red Wings goaltender Jonathan Bernier (45) during the first period of an NHL hockey game, Saturday, Dec. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)

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Source: The Associated Press

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