Islanders goalie Jaroslav Halak makes the toe save on Rick Nash during the second period against the Rangers at Nassau Coliseum on January 27, 2015 in Uniondale, New York. The Islanders defeated the Rangers 4-1. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Yes! Yes! Yes! Halak Dominates As Islanders Take 3rd Straight From Rival Rangers

Jaroslav Halak faced more traffic on the ice inside than in the snow outside. He handled both nearly flawlessly and carried the Islanders to yet another win over the Rangers.

01/28/2015

Jaroslav Halak #41 and John Tavares #91 (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Boomer & Carton: Isles Top Rangers, Media Day Recap And More Deflate-Gate

Boomer owes Craig a lot of money after the Islanders easily beat the Rangers last night 4-1 at Nassau Coliseum.

WFAN–01/28/2015

The Nassau Coliseum. (Credit: CBS2)

NHL: Tuesday’s Rangers-Isles Showdown To Start On Time Despite Snow

Despite snow hitting the Tri-State area Monday into Tuesday, the Islanders will host the rival Rangers at Nassau Coliseum at 7:00 on Tuesday night.

01/27/2015

Cam Talbot #33 of the New York Rangers makes a save against Anders Lee #27 of the New York Islanders during their game at Madison Square Garden on January 13, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Hartnett: Rangers Out To Prove A Point Against First-Place Islanders

After being outscored 9-3 in their two previous meetings at MSG, the 27-13-4 Rangers are fired up, and they have a point to prove.

01/27/2015

Kyle Okposo of the New York Islanders celebrates after defeating the Tampa Bay Lightning 3-1 at  Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum on Dec. 20, 2014 in Uniondale, New York. (Photo by Alex Trautwig/Getty Images)

First-Place Islanders Suffer Big Blow, Lose Kyle Okposo For 6-8 Weeks

A season that has seen basically everything go right for the New York Islanders has just taken a detour.

01/26/2015

Derick Brassard (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Rangers Plan To Arrive In Islanders Country Before Blizzard

The impending blizzard predicted for New York and the surrounding suburbs is already changing plans for the hometown Rangers.

01/26/2015

Carmelo Anthony  (Photo by Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE via Getty Images)

Keidel: If You’re A Sports Fan, It’s Better To Be A Bostonian Than A New Yorker

Beyond our native hubris, do we have absolutely anything to be proud of? Do we have any hardihood on the hardwood, diamond or gridiron?

01/23/2015

John Tavares (Photo by Jana Chytilova/Freestyle Photography/Getty Images)

Tavares On WFAN: Islanders Are In No Way Satisfied Following Great First Half

John Tavares has a message for the fans invading arenas all over the East Coast to support the Islanders: We hear you loud and clear.

01/23/2015

A GoPro Hero 4 camera is displayed at the 2015 International CES at the Las Vegas Convention Center on January 6, 2015 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by David Becker/Getty Images)

VIDEO: GoPro, NHL Have Deal To Bring Cameras Closer To The Action

GoPro has signed a deal with the NHL to bring its wearable cameras closer to the action on the ice and let viewers see games from the perspective of players and referees.

01/23/2015

Henrik Lundqvist  (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

They Were Robbed! 7 NHL All-Star Game Snubs

As always, there are some pretty notable snubs who will not be attending the festivities. Here are three from the local teams, as well as four others from outside the area.

01/22/2015

The Islanders’ John Tavares, left, celebrates his second-period goal against the Philadelphia Flyers on Jan. 19, 2015, with teammate Kyle Okposo. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

3 Up And 3 Down: Who’s Hot And Who’s Not In New York Sports

As has been the case since the fall, the Islanders and the Rangers have been really the only reasons for New York City-area sports fans to feel pride. And they seem to be getting better as the season progresses.

01/20/2015

Nikolay Kulemin #86 of the New York Islanders celebrates his first-period goal against the Philadelphia Flyers at the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum on January 19, 2015 in Uniondale, New York. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Islanders Get Back On Track, Roll Past Flyers At The Coliseum

Nikolay Kulemin had two goals and an assist, and the New York Islanders reclaimed first place in the Eastern Conference with a 7-4 victory over the Philadelphia Flyers on Monday.

01/20/2015

John Tavares #91 of the New York Islanders stops with the puck during the NHL game against the Montreal Canadiens at the Bell Centre on January 17, 2015 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. (Photo by Richard Wolowicz/Getty Images)

Plekanec’s 4 Points Help Canadiens Cool Off Islanders

Tomas Plekanec scored two goals and added two assists to lead the Montreal Canadiens to a 6-4 victory over the previously streaking New York Islanders on Saturday night.

01/17/2015

Frans Nielsen #51 of the New York Islanders celebrates scoring a goal against the New York Rangers during their game at Madison Square Garden on January 13, 2015. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Surging Islanders To Take On Canadiens

The surging Islanders have been busy making statements lately and a road game against the Montreal Canadiens on Saturday night gives them an opportunity for another.

01/17/2015

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Okposo Scores Four As Isles Top Penguins 6-3, Regain 1st Place In East

Kyle Okposo scored three of his four goals in the third period to complete his first NHL hat trick, and the New York Islanders jumped back into first place in the Eastern Conference.

01/16/2015

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