As the Rangers skated off the ice after a 6-2 thrashing by Islanders, everyone was aware of the task at hand. With four games remaining the wins need to come. And, right now, the goals need to come.
Let’s clarify my point yet again: Playing physical is OK and good for the game. Intentionally hurting people is not.
Brian Monzo, producer for WFAN and hockey writer for WFAN.com, joined Neil Keefe again to talk about the outlook for the metro hockey teams down the stretch.
The Penguins look to build on their latest victory while trying for a third straight win over the New York Islanders on Friday night.
The Canadiens look to continue their home dominance of the injury-ravaged Islanders on Thursday night.
Islanders goalie Kevin Poulin has a dislocated left knee cap which will require surgery and keep him out for the remainder of the season.
Looking for their first road victory in nearly a month, the Maple Leafs will try to snap a three-game losing streak against the Islanders on Tuesday night at Nassau Coliseum.
Ok, I admit it. I chuckled a little bit Wednesday night when Rick DiPietro got taken down with one punch by Penguins goalie Brent Johnson. That’s a lie, I chuckled more than a little bit.
After edging the Rangers the Penguins attempt to continue their dominance of the Islanders tonight.
The Thrashers go for their third win in as many tries this season against the lowly Islanders when the teams meet Tuesday night at Philips Arena.
Rookie Jeff Skinner looks to remain hot Wednesday and help the Carolina Panthers head into the All-Star break by continuing their dominance of the Islanders.
Evgeni Nabokov didn’t board the second flight the Islanders booked for him to come to Long Island – so they suspended him. Honestly, it’s a shame that that’s the worst the Isles can do to him.
The Islanders have suspended goalie Evgeni Nabokov for not reporting to the team after being claimed off waivers from the Red Wings last week.
The Sabres look for their longest winning streak of 2010-11 when they face the Islanders for the second time in a week as the teams open a home-and-home set at HSBC Arena on Friday night.
John Tavares looks to build on his second career hat trick while helping the Islanders to another win over the NHL-worst Devils on Monday afternoon.