Hat Trick

Thomas Vanek #26, John Tavares #91 and Brock Nelson #29 of the New York Islanders celebrate a second period goal by Tavares against the Dallas Stars  at the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum on January 6, 2014 in Uniondale, New York.  (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Tavares Hat Trick Lifts Islanders To Win Over Stars

New York Islanders captain John Tavares scored a hat trick and added an assist to help propel his team to a 7-3 victory over the Dallas Stars on Monday night.


John Tavares (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Islanders’ Center John Tavares Named NHL’s First Star Of The Week

On the back of steady production and clutch scoring, Islander’s center John Tavares earned the NHL’s First Star of the Week