Islanders Officially Name Doug Weight Head CoachDespite missing the playoffs this season, the Islanders rewarded Doug Weight on Wednesday, removing the "interim" label and naming him full-time head coach.
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.
Islanders' Weight On Task Ahead: 'We're Going To Play The Right Way'Doug Weight knows it won't be easy for the New York Islanders to get back in the playoff race, but the interim coach is preaching a simple approach in taking it one game at a time with half the season remaining.
Top 20 Players Who Suited Up For Both Islanders, RangersAs the Islanders and Rangers get set to renew their rivalry, we take a look at some of the best to play on both sides of the battlefield.
Friedman: Islanders Hitting A Wall Was Inevitable, But It's Time For Them To Grow UpThe Islanders have looked pretty good this season, the last couple of weeks notwithstanding. Lately, it’s been more of a rough go.
Isles Promote Doug Weight, Add Greg Cronin To Coaching StaffThe New York Islanders have promoted Doug Weight to assistant general manager and added Greg Cronin as an assistant to head coach Jack Capuano.
Friedman: Is Doug Weight The Answer Behind Islanders' Bench? When you start losing games, people start asking questions. And right now, there are several valid questions to ask -- including whether or not the head coach will be fired.
Gallof: 5 Reasons The Islanders Made The PlayoffsAll season I've stated the Islanders needed 54 points to make the playoffs. They have used a 7-0-3 run to get there. But where they are now can be attributed to many more factors, all of which had to happen.
Gallof: Islanders Are Red, Fans Are Blue, Capuano Has 2 Games To Fix This Losing Stew He might have just two games to notch a win. No coach lives comfortably with a multi-game losing streak. Seven in a row could be the last straw for Capuano here in Islanders Country.
Islanders' Coach Jack Capuano Released From HospitalIslanders head coach Jack Capuano is out of the hospital following surgery to treat kidney stones.
Islanders' Head Coach Capuano Misses Season OpenerIsles' coach Jack Capuano missed the Isles' opening game against the Devils on Saturday night.
Clarkson, Devils Hold Off Islanders In Season OpenerDavid Clarkson scored the winner as the Devils got their season off to an ideal start as they beat the Isles 2-1.