LISTEN: John Tavares Tries To Explain Why Islanders Started SlowJohn Tavares believes the Islanders' slow start had nothing to do with increased expectations or a lack of effort.
Capellini: Islanders Finally Appear To Be Getting Their Act TogetherWhen last we met, the Islanders were the worst team in the NHL. They were pretty much dead on arrival no matter the opponent or venue. Not so much anymore.
Islanders Get Out To Early Lead In 4-2 Win Over RangersScott Mayfield's first period goal gave New York a lead it would not relinquish Tuesday night, when the host Islanders continued to thrive against the rival New York Rangers at Barclays Center with a 4-2 win.
Red Wings Edge Islanders 4-3 With Overtime GoalDanny DeKeyser scored 1:02 into overtime Sunday night as the Detroit Red Wings edged the New York Islanders 4-3 at Barclays Center.
First Shutout For Halak As Islanders Beat Washington 3-0Jaroslav Halak made 38 saves for his first shutout of the season and the New York Islanders scored three third-period goals to defeat the Washington Capitals 3-0 on Thursday night at Verizon Center for their third straight victory.
Islanders Blow 3-0 Lead, But Still Win 5-3 Over PenguinsAnders Lee scored the tiebreaking goal with 26.6 seconds remaining in the third period Wednesday night as the New York Islanders avoided a disastrous collapse by edging the Pittsburgh Penguins 5-3 at Barclays Center.
Knicks Get 30 From Rose, But Fall To Oklahoma City 112-103Russell Westbrook recorded his third straight triple-double and eighth this season, pacing the Oklahoma City Thunder to a 112-103 win over the New York Knicks at Madison Square Garden on Monday night.
Hickey Taps In Overtime Goal Off Tavares Shot, Isles Beat Flames 2-1Thomas Hickey scored 1:53 into overtime Monday night as the slumping New York Islanders at least momentarily righted themselves with a 2-1 victory over the Calgary Flames.
Capellini: So Much For Snow's Missive, Islanders Have Gotten WorseThe Anaheim Ducks must be kicking themselves right now. They have to be wondering how the hell they lost to the Islanders twice this season.
Islanders Lose To San Jose In Closing SecondsSan Jose scores with 22.5 seconds left to give the Sharks their third straight win.
Lichtenstein: Thanks Anyway -- 2016 Was A Down Sports Year For NYThis is getting ridiculous. I started compiling this annual Thanksgiving list in 2012, some nine and a half months after the Giants defeated the Patriots in Super Bowl XLVI. No New York area team has won a championship since.
Too Little Offense, Failures On Special Teams Doom Islanders In L.A.Dwight King scored two late goals and Peter Budaj stopped 22 shots as the Los Angeles Kings defeated the Islanders 4-2 late Wednesday night.

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