Valtteri Filppula scored twice and the New York Islanders snapped a two-game road losing streak with a 7-2 victory over the Los Angeles Kings on Thursday night.

Filppula, Matt Martin, Leo Komarov and Andrew Ladd each had a goal in the third period as the Islanders had a season high in scoring.

Los Angeles Kings goaltender Jonathan Quick, center, blocks a shot in the second period of an NHL hockey game against the New York Islanders Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018 in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Kyusung Gong)

Casey Cizikas had a goal for the second straight game, and Josh Bailey scored on the power play. Robin Lehner made 28 saves for the Islanders, who were playing the second game of a back-to-back.

Jonathan Quick made his first start for the Kings after missing five games because of a lower-body injury, but was pulled with 10:40 remaining after allowing six goals on 29 shots. Tyler Toffoli and Jeff Carter each scored on the power play, and Los Angeles lost its third straight game.

New York Islanders center Valtteri Filppula, right, celebrates his goal with left wing Andrew Ladd, center, and defenseman Thomas Hickey in the second period of an NHL hockey game against the Los Angeles Kings Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Kyusung Gong)

Filppula made it 3-1 after Bailey’s power-play goal put New York back in front 2-1 at 3:43 of the second period.

New York Islanders goaltender Robin Lehner blocks a shot in the second period of an NHL hockey game against the Los Angeles Kings Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018 in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Kyusung Gong)

After Carter made it 3-2 during a two-man advantage early in the third period, Filppula had a short-handed goal during a two-man break 46 seconds later to restore a two-goal lead, with Martin adding his goal a minute later, at 4:40.

Komarov scored, sending Quick to the bench, and Andrew Ladd capped the barrage of goals at 11:34 against backup Jack Campbell.

Los Angeles Kings team celebrate right wing Tyler Toffoli’s goal in the first period of an NHL hockey game against the New York Islanders Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018 in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Kyusung Gong)

The Islanders took a 1-0 lead at 4:05 of the first period on a goal by Cizikas.

Los Angeles Kings right wing Tyler Toffoli celebrates his goal with the bench in the first period of an NHL hockey game against the New York Islanders Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018 in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Kyusung Gong)

Toffoli tied it at 1, redirecting Drew Doughty’s shot from the blue line at 14:56 for the Kings’ first power-play goal of the season. Los Angeles had started the season 0-for-22 on the power play and was the last team in the NHL to score with the man-advantage.

Kings center Anze Kopitar did not play because of illness. It’s the first time he missed a game since Jan. 18, 2017, and ended a streak of playing in 126 consecutive games.

New York Islanders center Casey Cizikas, right, celebrates his goal with defenseman Thomas Hickey in the first period of an NHL hockey game against the Los Angeles Kings Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018 in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Kyusung Gong)

NOTES: Filppula, Ladd and Scott Mayfield each had three points. … Islanders center Mathew Barzal had two assists, giving him six in six games. … Kings forward Sheldon Rempal played 13:06 in his NHL debut. … With Quick coming off injured reserve, goalie Peter Budaj was assigned to the Kings’ AHL affiliate in a corresponding move.

Los Angeles Kings center Jeff Carter, back, and New York Islanders center Mathew Barzal battle for the puck in the first period of an NHL hockey game Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018 in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Kyusung Gong)

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Islanders: Conclude their three-game road trip against the Sharks in San Jose on Saturday.

New York Islanders right wing Josh Bailey, left, celebrates his goal with the bench as Los Angeles Kings defenseman Dion Phaneuf looks away in the second period of an NHL hockey game Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Kyusung Gong)

Kings: Host the Buffalo Sabres in a Saturday matinee.

New York Islanders center Valtteri Filppula, center, celebrates his goal with the bench as Los Angeles Kings left wing Tanner Pearson looks away in the second period of an NHL hockey game Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018 in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Kyusung Gong)

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Source: The Associated Press

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