Injured Islanders Defensemen Boychuk, Hamonic Do Some SkatingIn a sign that perhaps they are getting closer to returning, Johnny Boychuk and Travis Hamonic skated prior to practice Monday morning.
Report: Struggling Islanders To Be Without Hamonic For Up To 3 WeeksNothing is going right for the Islanders right now.
Islanders Suffer Blow On Defense As Boychuk Heads To IRThe Islanders' defense has been much improved this season, but it will have to make due without one of its best player for a while.
Friedman: Islanders' Goalies Deserve Medals; The Offense? Not So MuchWe're nearing the 30-game mark, and a quick glance at the standings shows the Islanders in a good spot. But they have some glaring issues that need to be addressed.
Tavares Nets 2, Islanders Play Strong In Third In Win Over SharksJohn Tavares was looking for a strong start. Not only did he accomplish that, he finished just as well.
Friedman: Islanders Are A Playoff Team, But How Much More Remains To Be SeenDuring this pivotal transition year, the Islanders will try and deflect all of the the questions and distractions off the ice by playing well on it.
SEASON PREVIEW: Islanders Start New Era In Brooklyn With Contending TeamAfter taking a big step forward with their best regular season in 31 years, the Islanders hope to keep up their improved play as they move into a new home.
Boychuk, Islanders Out To Keep Putting The Squeeze On OvechkinThe Isles have made it a point of emphasis to limit the amount of room the left-winger has to unload his lethal slap shot. They hope to keep him silenced in Game 4.
Islanders' Boychuk: The Past Is The Past -- What We Do Now Is All That MattersCompared to other teams, the Islanders are short on playoff experience. But Johnny Boychuk sure sounds like he can make up the difference.
Friedman: Snow Has Persevered, And Is Now The General Manager Islanders Fans DeserveEver since his very first day on the job, Islanders’ general manager Garth Snow has been a topic of conversation. For a while, none of the discussion was flattering, bot not anymore.
Johnny Boychuk Says Islanders Give Him Best Chance At Another CupBoychuk's long-term extension assures that the Isles' top two defensemen will stick together long after the team relocates to Brooklyn. And if all goes according to plan, they'll be bringing a banner with them.
Islanders Sign Defenseman Johnny Boychuk To 7-Year Contract ExtensionJohnny Boychuk will be heading to Brooklyn with the rest of the gang.