The Islanders scored both their goals in the second period (less than two minutes apart). He then registered the primary assist on Jordan Eberle's goal.
The Lightning's top-ranked power play extended the advantage to three when Vladislav Namestnikov scored 50 seconds after Gourde's second of the game.
"They came out really strong and I think we came out flat", Gourde said. "I think that was a key moment". Thomas Greiss stopped 28 shots.
Point opened the scoring 34 seconds into the game from low in the left circle and Sustr made it 2-0 from the blue line late in the first. In wins over the Sharks and Islanders, the Bolts have outscored their opponents 11-4 in their two games since returning from the road. Eberle tied it 2-all just 1:51 later. "It's disappointing, but we have to march on". Lee's goal against Florida was his 100th in the National Hockey League and defenseman Nick Leddy notched an assist to give him 12 points in his last 10 contests while Josh Ho-Sang helped set up a pair of tallies to give him six points in as many games.
Isle Have Another: The Isles are a flawless 10-0-0 this season when scoring first, something they failed to do Tuesday night in Tampa as the Lightning registered the game's first 11 shots on net ...
Kunitz had a third-period goal. The old mark was 30 games in 2014-15.
For Colorado, this will be the first of a hard four-game trip to the east coast. The Isles have yet to go consecutive games without picking up at least one point this season, a trend they will try to continue Thursday night in Pittsburgh.