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New York Islanders GIFS of the Week – 12/22/13

By Reagan King

Dec 17, 2013; Uniondale, NY, USA; New York Islanders center

Frans Nielsen

(51) celebrates his goal with teammates during the third period against the Tampa Bay Lightning at Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum. Tampa Bay Lightning won 3-2 in shootout. Mandatory Credit: Anthony Gruppuso-USA TODAY Sports

Welcome to New York Islanders GIFS of the Week, a weekly post dedicated to highlighting some of the best goals, saves, hits, and celebrations.

Well, it was another brutal loss on Saturday night for the Islanders, but if nothing else, they beat the Rangers AND they did it in regulation…on the road. Also, Michael Grabner scored (twice), Josh Bailey got a couple of assists, as well as Ryan Strome getting his first NHL point. Here are some highlights from the past week:

Cal Clutterbuck puts Henrik Lundqvist on his rear after netting his penalty shot:

Michael Grabner scores his first goal since the first game of the season with a great move on the breakaway:

Thomas Vanek blasts one on the rush, beating Frederik Andersen: