A week ago the Islanders season was pretty much finished. They were already over 10 points out of a playoff spot and there was nothing this team was showing you that made you think they had anything left. I thought they were cooked. I was wrong.
It’s time the 2nd, 3rd and 4th lines did some work. The John Tavares line and the power play can only get it done for so long. The Islanders are going to need some contributions from the rest of the squad if they are going to win games.
NHL commissioner Gary Bettman joined WFAN’s Mike Francesa on Monday and offered some tips to the NBA on how to handle their ongoing lockout.
Maybe my expectations for the Islanders are a little higher than others. The bottom line is that the bar has been raised and if the opening home stand is any indication, it will continue to rise.
Andrew MacDonald and Frans Nielsen scored first-period goals and the New York Islanders hung on for a 2-1 victory over the Minnesota Wild on Monday despite a lackluster final two periods.
For the Islanders, the biggest question surrounding them since training camp opened will continue to follow them into the home opener on Saturday night. Who is the go to guy in the crease for a team so desperate for goaltending stability?
Veteran forward Jay Pandolfo agreed to terms with the New York Islanders on a one-year contract.
If the New York Islanders’ play on the ice is as strong as their talk off it, maybe — just maybe — they will escape the cellar and make a long-awaited run at a playoff spot.
Mark Streit is the 13th captain in New York Islanders history, replacing the retired Doug Weight after missing all of last season because of a shoulder injury.
Yesterday the residents of Nassau County voted down a $400 million referendum that would have covered the cost to erect a new Nassau Coliseum, the home of the New York Islanders…
Suspended goalie Evgeni Nabokov said he will go to training camp with the New York Islanders, Newsday reported on its website on Monday night.
In a move that helps both teams with regards to salaries, the Devils on Thursday acquired forward Trent Hunter from the New York Islanders in exchange for forward Brian Rolston.
Owner Charles Wang has been trying to secure a new arena for his team to play for years. He joined Mike Francesa on Tuesday to address the plan.
Brian Monzo, producer for WFAN and hockey writer for WFAN.com, joined Neil to talk about what the metro teams will be looking for in the first round of the NHL Draft and to also look back at the Stanley Cup finals.
The 40-year-old Weight made the announcement Thursday morning, flanked by Islanders owner Charles Wang and general manager Garth Snow and with family, friends and former teammates such as Bill Guerin in attendance.