After falling behind 2-0 before the two minute mark of the first period, the New York Islanders scored three straight to take a 3-2 lead.
The Islanders added a fourth goal 16 seconds into the second period to end Wings’ starter Petr Mrazek’s night early.
Mrazek allowed four goals on 11 shots and has been replaced by Jimmy Howard.
Brock Nelson, Ryan Strome and Kyle Okposo scored first period goals.
Frans Nielsen added his 14th of the season early in the second.
Islanders captain John Tavares has three assists moving him one point back of Sidney Crosby for the league-lead.