The New York Islanders also lose the second playoff game against Tampa Bay Lightning. The Germans Thomas Greiss and Tom Kühnhackl are not participating.
Without the German national players Thomas Greiss and Tom Kühnhackl, the New York Islanders also lost the second game in the play-off semi-final of the NHL.
They lost to Tampa Bay Lightning 2:8 in the opener and now lost 1:2. Nikita Kutscherow scored the decisive goal for the Florida team only nine seconds before the end of the game. The third game of the Best-of-Seven series will take place on Friday.
In the second semi-final series between the Dallas Stars and the Vegas Golden Knights, the score is 1-1, with the third game being played on Thursday.