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Islanders Try To Break Funk Against ‘Canes

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.


Carolina Hurricanes' Jiri Tlusty (19) is congratulated on his goal during second period of an NHL hockey game by teammates Brandon Sutter (16), Patrick Dwyer (39) and Jay Harrison (44), while New York Islanders' Radek Martinek (24) lies on the ice in Raleigh, N.C., Wednesday, Nov. 3, 2010. The Hurricanes won 7-2. (AP Photo/Karl B DeBlaker)

Islanders Blog: It’s Getting Ugly Early

I’m not saying the season is over for the Islanders, but confidence has definitely swung in the opposite direction.