The New York Islanders are fortunate to have six hopeful Olympians, five of which will probably make the final cut to represent their respective countries. What impact does that have and what are their odds?
Jiri Tlusty scored the two goals in the third period and Cam Ward made 26 saves as the Carolina Hurricanes beat New Jersey 4-2 on Tuesday night, snapping the Devils’ five-game winning streak.
Who’s primed to lift the Stanley Cup at season’s end? Hartnett has readied his fearless NHL predictions for the 2013 season.
John Tavares’ two goals helped the Islanders defeat the Carolina Hurricanes on Saturday night as they won 4-3.
John Tavares scored the game-winning goal on Saturday night as the Islanders defeated the Carolina Hurricanes in Uniondale.
Clarkson broke up the shutout when he scored with 7:22 left. Henrique then pulled the Devils to 3-2 when he scored with 2:20 remaining before the odd sequence in the final minute.
Wojtek Wolski scored the tying goal with 1:50 left in regulation and then netted the only goal in the shootout to rally the New York Rangers to a 4-3 victory over the Carolina Hurricanes on Tuesday night.
With a slim lead for the final Eastern Conference playoff spot, Carolina looks to close its final multi-game trip of the season on a positive note Wednesday night against a Devils club seeking its fifth straight win.
Johan Hedberg will start for the Devils on Tuesday night when they host the Carolina Hurricanes for the first of three meetings over the next two weeks.
Cam Ward made 39 saves and Chad LaRose, Jussi Jokinen, Brandon Sutter and Jeff Skinner scored in the Carolina Hurricanes’ 4-1 victory over the New York Rangers on Thursday night.
The New York Rangers and Dallas Stars reached the midway point of their respective seasons with impressive victories. Only one will get to start the second half of 2010-11 with a win.
The Hurricanes head to the Garden to face the Rangers, whom they’ve defeated three straight times.
Cam Ward made 31 saves, and Jon Matsumoto scored his first two NHL goals in the Carolina Hurricanes’ 7-2 rout of the New York Islanders on Wednesday night.