Islanders

Frans Nielsen #51 of the New York Islanders celebrates scoring a goal against the New York Rangers during their game at Madison Square Garden on January 13, 2015. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Surging Islanders To Take On Canadiens

The surging Islanders have been busy making statements lately and a road game against the Montreal Canadiens on Saturday night gives them an opportunity for another.

01/17/2015

Cam Talbot #33 of the New York Rangers makes a save against Anders Lee #27 of the New York Islanders during their game at Madison Square Garden on January 13, 2015 in New York City.  (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Islanders Cool Off Rangers With Dominant 3-0 Win At MSG

Frans Nielsen’s short-handed tally capped the Islanders’ three-goal second period, Jaroslav Halak made 27 saves in his fourth shutout of the season, and Long Island’s team cooled off the New York Rangers with a 3-0 victory on Tuesday night.

01/14/2015

NEWARK, NJ - JANUARY 09:  John Tavares #91 of the New York Islanders celebrates his game winning goal at 3:05 of overtime against the New Jersey Devils at the Prudential Center on January 9, 2015 in Newark, New Jersey. The Islanders defeated the Devils 3-2 in overtime.  (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Tavares Nets Game Winner In Overtime As Isles Edge Devils 3-2

John Tavares forced overtime with a power-play goal and the scored unassisted with 1:55 left in the extra period to lead the New York Islanders to a 3-2 victory over the New Jersey Devils.

01/09/2015

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 Scores 2 Goals As Islanders Top Winnipeg Jets 5-2

Frans Nielsen scored two goals and added an assist, and the surging New York Islanders beat the Winnipeg Jets 5-2 on Wednesday.

12/31/2014

Goaltender Jaroslav Halak and other members of the Islanders celebrate their victory over the Pittsburgh Penguins at the Nassau Coliseum on Nov. 22, 2014. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Sabres Rally To Beat Islanders 4-3 In SO

Tyler Ennis scored in the shootout in the Buffalo Sabres’ 4-3 victory over the New York Islanders on Saturday night.

12/27/2014

UNIONDALE, NY - DECEMBER 23: Andrei Markov #79 of the Montreal Canadiens celebrates with teammates after scoring a second period goal against the New York Islanders at Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum on December 23, 2014 in Uniondale, New York. This was Markov's 800th game. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Habs Skate To 3-1 Win Over Okposo, Islanders

Carey Price made 37 saves, and Andrei Markov and Brendan Gallagher scored second-period goals as the Montreal Canadiens cooled off the New York Islanders with a 3-1 victory Tuesday night.

12/23/2014

Anders Lee (Photo by Derek Leung/Getty Images)

Reviewed Anders Lee Goal Gives Isles 2-1 Win Over Detroit

Anders Lee knocked the puck over the goal line for a split-second in the second period, and the New York Islanders went on to a 2-1 victory over Detroit on Friday night.

12/19/2014

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

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