Lee, Nelson lead surging Islanders to 5-2 win over Blues


              New York Islanders' Zach Parise (11) is checked by St. Louis Blues' Ivan Barbashev (49) during the second period of an NHL hockey game Thursday, Nov. 3, 2022, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Jeff Le)
            
              New York Islanders goaltender Ilya Sorokin (30) defends the net against St. Louis Blues' Jake Neighbours (63) during the second period of an NHL hockey game Thursday, Nov. 3, 2022, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Jeff Le)
            
              St. Louis Blues right wing Vladimir Tarasenko (91) celebrates after a goal against the New York Islanders during the first period of an NHL hockey game Thursday, Nov. 3, 2022, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Jeff Le)
            
              New York Islanders' Cal Clutterbuck (15) control the puck in front of St. Louis Blues' Tyler Pitlick (9)during the first period of an NHL hockey game Thursday, Nov. 3, 2022, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Jeff Le)
            
              St. Louis Blues goaltender Jordan Binnington (50) make a save against New York Islanders' Anders Lee (27) during the first period of an NHL hockey game Thursday, Nov. 3, 2022, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Jeff Le)
            
              New York Islanders' Anders Lee (27) reacts with teammate Brock Nelson (29) after a goal against the St. Louis Blues during the second period of an NHL hockey game Thursday, Nov. 3, 2022, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Jeff Le)
            
              New York Islanders goaltender Ilya Sorokin (30) makes a save against St. Louis Blues' Vladimir Tarasenko (91) during the second period of an NHL hockey game Thursday, Nov. 3, 2022, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Jeff Le)
            
              New York Islanders' Jean-Gabriel Pageau (44) celebrates with teammates after scoring a goal against the St. Louis Blues during the third period of an NHL hockey game Thursday, Nov. 3, 2022, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Jeff Le)
            
              New York Islanders' Ryan Pulock (6) looks to shoot against the St. Louis Blues during the third period of an NHL hockey game Thursday, Nov. 3, 2022, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Jeff Le)
            
              New York Islanders' Adam Pelech (3) controls the puck against St. Louis Blues' Jake Neighbours (63) during the second period of an NHL hockey game Thursday, Nov. 3, 2022, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Jeff Le)
Lee, Nelson lead surging Islanders to 5-2 win over Blues