Islanders

UNIONDALE, NY - DECEMBER 15: Kyle Okposo #21 of the New York Islanders scores on Keith Kinkaid #1 of the New Jersey Devils in the shootout during a game at the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum on December 15, 2014 in Uniondale, New York.  (Photo by Alex Trautwig/Getty Images)

Isles Rally, Top Devils 3-2 On Bailey Shootout Goal

Josh Bailey scored the winning goal in the fifth round of the shootout, and the New York Islanders rallied in the third period for the second straight game and beat the New Jersey Devils 3-2 on Monday night.

12/16/2014

John Tavares #91 of the New York Islanders moves in on Scott Darling #33 of the Chicago Blackhawks during the second period at the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum on December 13, 2014 in Uniondale, New York. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Isles Strike Late, Snap Blackhawks’ Winning Streak

Kyle Okposo and Lubomir Visnovsky scored 51 seconds apart in the third period, and the New York Islanders beat Chicago 3-2 on Saturday night to snap the Blackhawks’ NHL-best, eight-game winning streak.

12/13/2014

Jaroslav Halak (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Islanders Drop 3rd Straight, Fall To St. Louis 6-3

Alexander Steen scored two goals, and Jake Allen made 25 saves in the St. Louis Blues’ 6-3 win against the suddenly slumping New York Islanders on Thursday night.

12/12/2014

UNIONDALE, NY - OCTOBER 25: Chad Johnson #30 of the New York Islanders skates against the Dallas Stars at the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum on October 25, 2014 in Uniondale, New York. The Islanders defeated the Stars 7.5.  (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Isles Give Up Another 3-Goal Lead, Lose To Wild

Nino Niederreiter tapped in the go-ahead goal with 4:33 left and capped a furious comeback by the Minnesota Wild in a 5-4 win over the New York Islanders 5-4 on Tuesday night.

12/10/2014

Barret Jackman #5 and Ryan Reaves #75 of the St. Louis Blues combine on Casey Cizikas #53 of the New York Islanders during the second period at the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum on December 6, 2014 in Uniondale, New York. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

St. Louis Blues Top Islanders 6-4

New York hasn’t won eight straight home contests since a nine-game run during the 1989-90 season.

12/06/2014

Chris Phillips #4 of the Ottawa Senators makes a pass against Ryan Strome #18 of the New York Islanders in the second period during an NHL game at Canadian Tire Centre on December 4, 2014 in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. (Photo by Jana Chytilova/Freestyle Photography/Getty Images)

Halak Sets Islanders Record With 11th Straight Win

Jaroslav Halak made 20 saves in his franchise-record 11th straight victory, and the New York Islanders held on for a 2-1 win over the Ottawa Senators on Thursday night.

12/05/2014

John Tavares #91 of the New York Islanders celebrates his game winning overtime goal against the Washington Capitals during their game at Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum on November 26, 2014 in Uniondale, New York.  (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Tavares OT Goal Gives Isles 3-2 Win Over Capitals

John Tavares scored a power-play goal late in overtime to lift the New York Islanders to a 3-2 victory over the Washington Capitals on Wednesday night.

11/26/2014

UNIONDALE, NY - NOVEMBER 24: John Tavares #91 of the New York Islanders scores the game winning shootout goal against Steve Mason #35 of the Philadelphia Flyers at the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum on November 24, 2014 in Uniondale, New York. The Islanders defeated the Flyers 1-0 in the shootout.  (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Islanders Edge Mason, Flyers 1-0 In Shootout

Steve Mason was good enough to earn a shutout and get the Philadelphia Flyers a rare point on the road.

11/25/2014

Kyle Okposo (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Okposo Beats Fleury In Shootout, Isles Edge Penguins 5-4

Kyle Okposo scored in the third round of the shootout, sending the New York Islanders to a 5-4 victory over the Pittsburgh Penguins on Friday night.

11/21/2014

UNIONDALE, NY - NOVEMBER 18: Ryan Strome #18 of the New York Islanders celebrates a goal in the second period with Anders Lee #27 and Nick Leddy #2 during a game against the Tampa Bay Lightning at Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum on November 18, 2014 in Uniondale, New York.  (Photo by Alex Goodlett/Getty Images)

Islanders Rally In The 2nd, Beat Lightning 5-2

Cal Clutterbuck, Mikhail Grabovski and Ryan Strome scored in the second period to lift the New York Islanders to a 5-2 victory over the Tampa Bay Lightning on Tuesday night.

11/19/2014

Frans Nielsen #51 of the New York Islanders before a faceoff during the game against the Los Angeles Kings at Staples Center on November 6, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

Nielsen’s Late Goal Lifts Isles Over Coyotes 1-0

Frans Nielsen scored the lone goal with 2:31 left in the third period, Jaroslav Halak made 19 saves, and the New York Islanders held on for a 1-0 win over the Arizona Coyotes on Saturday night.

11/08/2014

UNIONDALE, NY - OCTOBER 25: Chad Johnson #30 of the New York Islanders skates against the Dallas Stars at the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum on October 25, 2014 in Uniondale, New York. The Islanders defeated the Stars 7.5.  (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

MacKinnon Scores Twice, Avs Blank Isles 5-0

Nathan MacKinnon scored his first two goals of the season and Semyon Varlamov stopped 40 shots for his 14th NHL shutout, lifting the Colorado Avalanche to a 5-0 win.

10/31/2014

Nikolai Kulemin #86 of the New York Islanders takes a five minutes penalty for boarding Mark Stuart #5 of the Winnipeg Jets during the second period at the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum on October 28, 2014 in Uniondale, New York.  (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Islanders Blow Early Lead, Lose To Winnipeg Jets 4-3

Andrew Ladd scored his second goal of the night 3:31 into the third period, and the Winnipeg Jets rallied to beat the New York Islanders 4-3 in a back-and-forth encounter on Tuesday night.

10/29/2014

Frans Nielsen #51 of the New York Islanders (L) scores his second goal of the game at 15:09 of the third period against the Dallas Stars and is joined by Mikhail Grabovski #84 (C) and Nikolai Kulemin #86 (R) and at the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum on October 25, 2014 in Uniondale, New York. The Islanders defeated the Stars 7-5. Neilsen ended the game with three goals. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Nielsen Hat Trick Lifts Islanders Over Stars 7-5

Frans Nielsen scored three goals in the third period, and the New York Islanders held on for a wild 7-5 win over the Dallas Stars on Saturday night.

10/25/2014

New York Islanders Training Session

Penguins Hand Islanders 1st Loss Of Season, 3-1

Evgeni Malkin and Patric Hornqvist scored power-play goals 55 seconds apart in the second period, and the Pittsburgh Penguins gave the New York Islanders their first loss of the season, 3-1 on Saturday night.

10/18/2014

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