Chara scores first career shootout goal as Bruins edge Isles 4-3

Marco Sturm had two goals in regulation, and Patrice Bergeron also scored for Boston, which snapped a four-game, home-losing streak and won for just the third time in nine overall.

Miroslav Satan, Viktor Kozlov and Mike Sillinger had the Islanders’ regulation goals. New York, which entered the night three points out of eighth place in the Eastern Conference, lost for the third time in four games but has earned points nine times in 10 contests (5-1-4).

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