Beauvillier & Tavares Score In Shootout, Pushing Islanders Past PenguinsWith the win, the Islanders surpassed the Boston Bruins for the final wild-card berth in the Eastern Conference standings.
Nylander Lifts Maple Leafs To Victory Over DevilsThe Maple Leafs center has registered a point in 10 consecutive games, a team record for a rookie. Josh Leivo, James van Riemsdyk and Connor Brown also scored for the Maple Leafs (35-23-15), who won their third in a row.
Report: Islanders' Strome Has Broken Wrist, May Miss Rest Of SeasonJust when it appeared that Ryan Strome had turned his season around, it looks like it may be over.
Playoff-Hopeful Islanders Recall Goalie Halak From BridgeportHalak is expected to join the team in Pittsburgh for the Islanders' game on Friday night. There was no immediate word if he would make the start against the defending Stanley Cup champion Penguins.
Hartnett: Nash Appears Poised To Help Rangers Fight To The EndThere are undoubtedly some things the Rangers have to fix during the final eight games before the playoffs. Rick Nash doesn't appear to be one of them.
Two Third Period Goals Lift Islanders Over RangersAndrew Ladd scored a power-play goal with 7:22 remaining in the third period as the New York Islanders rallied for a crucial 3-2 victory against the New York Rangers on Wednesday night.
Rangers Star Goalie Lundqvist To Return This WeekendNew York Rangers star goalie Henrik Lundqvist will play this weekend after being sidelined since March 7 with a hip injury.
Silverman: Bettman Getting Ready To Ruin Winter Olympics By Not Allowing NHL Players To ParticipateAfter months of hemming and hawing, Bettman said Tuesday that it’s time to presume that NHL players won’t be participating in Pyeongchang, South Korea, in 2018.
Lichtenstein: Devils’ Youngsters In Position To Make Year-End StatementWith New Jersey mired in last place in the Eastern Conference and virtually eliminated from the playoff picture for a fifth consecutive season, the future is all that’s left to consider over its final 10 games.
Hartnett: Rangers Need To Wake Up And Start Defending Home IceEveryone knows that once the Blueshirts get that postseason-clinching check mark next to their name in the standings, the playoffs will bring a totally clean slate.
Overtime Goal From Blandisi Lifts Devils Over RangersJohn Quenneville set up Blandisi's third goal of the season. New Jersey got just its second win in 14 games behind 38 saves by Cory Schneider, including a stop on Kevin Hayes just before the game winner.
Doug Weight On WFAN: I'm Working 'As Hard As I Can' To Get Islanders Into PlayoffsAs his Islanders fight for a playoff spot, Doug Weight says he's enjoying his first taste of being an NHL head coach.