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.
Monzo Minor: Free Agents Morrison, Sullivan, Mara Could Help Islanders Over The HumpConsidering the Islanders have not been a very successful franchise the past few seasons, they find themselves in a pretty good spot heading into the offseason and free agency. But they still need a few pieces to go from also-ran to playoff contender.
Islanders Captain Doug Weight Retires After 19 NHL SeasonsThe 40-year-old Weight made the announcement Thursday morning, flanked by Islanders owner Charles Wang and general manager Garth Snow and with family, friends and former teammates such as Bill Guerin in attendance.
New Islanders Captain? Kyle Okposo Signs 5-Year, $14M ExtensionKyle Okposo agreed to a five-year, $14 million deal on Wednesday to stay with the Islanders. With this deal, Okposo — an alternate captain the past two seasons — could become a centerpiece player in the club's proposed new arena should approval be granted for its construction.
Isles Play Catch-Up All Night, Fall In MontrealTomas Plekanec and Jeff Halpern each had a goal and an assist and the Montreal Canadiens extended their winning streak to three with a 5-3 victory over the New York Islanders on Wednesday night.