Islanders

New York Islanders v New York Rangers

Back Indoors, Rangers Top Islanders 4-1

Derick Brassard scored the go-ahead goal with 7:46 left in the third period and the New York Rangers used late offense to beat the New York Islanders for the second straight game, 4-1 on Friday night.

01/31/2014

Benoit Pouliot #67 of the New York Rangers and Frans Nielsen #51 of the New York Islanders vie for the puck in the third period during the 2014 Coors Light NHL Stadium Series at Yankee Stadium on January 29, 2014 in New York City.  (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Carcillo’s Goal Gives Rangers Win Over Isles At Yankee Stadium

Daniel Carcillo scored the tiebreaking goal 4:36 into the third period, and the New York Rangers completed a two-game sweep of the outdoor series with a 2-1 victory over the New York Islanders at frigid Yankee Stadium on Wednesday night.

01/30/2014

Goalie Kevin Poulin #60 of the New York Islanders stops a shot by David Krejci #46 of the Boston Bruins in the second period of an NHL hockey game at Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum on January 27, 2014 in Uniondale, New York.  (Photo by Paul Bereswill/Getty Images)

Bruins Pull Away, Beat Islanders 6-3

The line of Patrice Bergeron, Brad Marchand and Reilly Smith combined for three goals and six assists to lead the Boston Bruins to a seesaw 6-3 victory over the New York Islanders on Monday night.

01/27/2014

Sidney Crosby #87 of the Pittsburgh Penguins is tied up by Kyle Okposo #21 of the New York Islanders during the third period at Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum on January 23, 2014 in Uniondale, New York.  The Penguins defeated the Islanders 6-4. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Islanders Fall Short To Penguins 6-4

Rookie defenseman Olli Maatta scored the go-ahead goal early in the second period and Evgeni Malkin added an insurance score in the third as the Pittsburgh Penguins held on for a wild 6-4 win over the New York Islanders on Thursday night.

01/24/2014

Thomas Vanek #26 of the New York Islanders scores the game winning powerplay goal at 15:22 of the third period against Cam Talbot #33 of the New York Rangers at Madison Square Garden on January 21, 2014. The Islanders defeated the Rangers 5-3. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Vanek’s Power-Play Goal Lifts Islanders Over Rangers 5-3

Thomas Vanek scored a power-play goal with 4:38 left, and the New York Islanders rallied from two goals down for a second straight day and beat the New York Rangers 5-3 on Tuesday night.

01/21/2014

Philadelphia Flyers v New York Islanders

Flyers Rally For 6-4 Win Over Islanders

Michael Raffl scored the go-ahead goal with 4:15 left and the Philadelphia Flyers rallied to beat the New York Islanders 6-4 on Saturday night.

01/18/2014

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Gallo Goes There: Why We Need New York Sports Teams To Be Great

Okay, whoa. Whoa whoa whoa. Where are you going? Don’t leave. Not rooting for them more than your own favorite teams. That’s not what I mean. Not even rooting for them to win championships. But rooting for them to be good. Rooting for them to be legitimate contenders.

01/17/2014

The Islanders' Frans Nielsen, left, shoots against the Tampa Bay Lightning at the Tampa Bay Times Forum on Jan. 16, 2014 in Tampa, Florida. (Photo by Mike Carlson/Getty Images)

Nielsen Leads Islanders Past Lightning 2-1 In Shootout

Frans Nielsen scored the only shootout goal and assisted on a second-period score by Thomas Vanek in a 2-1 victory for the New York Islanders against the Tampa Bay Lightning on Thursday night.

01/17/2014

Dallas Stars v New York Islanders

Islanders’ 4-Game Win Streak Over With Loss To Panthers

Scottie Upshall scored a short-handed goal and had an assist to lead the Florida Panthers over the New York Islanders 4-2 on Tuesday night.

01/15/2014

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.

01/07/2014

Kyle Okposo takes part in the Islanders’ first practice at the Barclays Center on Sept.  12, 2013 in Brooklyn.  (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Tavares, Nielsen Lead Islanders To Win Over Bruins

John Tavares scored 32 seconds into the third period and added a power-play goal with 6:43 left as the New York Islanders rallied for a 5-3 win over the Boston Bruins on Tuesday night.

12/31/2013

Charlie Coyle #3 of the Minnesota Wild controls the puck against Andrew MacDonald #47 of the New York Islanders during the first period of the game on December 29, 2013 at Xcel Energy Center in St Paul, Minnesota. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Okposo Paces Isles’ Rally From 3 Down To Top Wild

Kyle Okposo scored two twice midway through the third period, and the New York Islanders overcame a three-goal deficit to beat the Minnesota Wild 5-4 on Sunday night.

12/29/2013

Kyle Okposo takes part in the Islanders’ first practice at the Barclays Center on Sept.  12, 2013 in Brooklyn.  (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Islanders Use 3-Goal 1st Period To Blank Red Wings

Evgeni Nabokov made 23 saves for his 56th career shutout in the New York Islanders’ 3-0 win over the Detroit Red Wings on Monday night.

12/23/2013

New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning (credit: Al Bello/Getty Imags)

Keidel: New York, The Worst Sports Town In America

Local cable providers love to remind us that we have nine — yes, nine — professional sports teams, a way of persuading us to click on this package or that so we can view the screen-in-screen horror we call baseball, football and basketball.

12/20/2013

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Habs Edge Isles 1-0 In Overtime

Max Pacioretty scored 1:51 into overtime and Carey Price made 21 saves for his 21st NHL shutout as the Montreal Canadiens beat the New York Islanders 1-0 Saturday night.

12/14/2013

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