Islanders Give Rangers a Scoring Clinic After a 5-Day Break

Mathew Barzal and Anthony Beauvillier each had two goals against the Rangers, who pulled goalie Ondrej Pavelec in the second period after he allowed five goals.

Mathew Barzal had two goals and three assists, Anthony Beauvillier added two goals and an assist, and the Islanders beat the Rangers, 7-2, on Saturday afternoon for their ninth win in the last 10 meetings of the crosstown rivals.Shane Prince, Thomas Hickey and Cal Clutterbuck also scored, helping the Islanders to the victory in both teams’ first game after five days off. Jordan Eberle had four assists in the Isles’ highest scoring game of the season, and Jaroslav Halak stopped 37 shots.Kevin ...