Josh Bailey

Al Montoya

An Avalanche Of Angst: Islanders Blow Huge Lead, Fall In OT

Kyle Quincey scored a power-play goal 2:39 into overtime and Jean-Sebastien Giguere made 30 saves, helping the Colorado Avalanche rally from a three-goal deficit and beat the slumping New York Islanders 4-3 on Thursday night.

WFAN–11/11/2011

Ziggy Palffy

Capellini: Nearly 20 Years Later, Islanders Still In Search Of An Offense

On Saturday night the Islanders did something that speaks volumes about where this franchise has been for the last two decades. They honored a team from their past that not only didn’t win the Stanley Cup, it didn’t even win a conference title.

WFAN–10/31/2011

Josh Bailey (credit: Paul Bereswill/Getty Images)

Day After John Tavares Deal, Islanders Agree With Josh Bailey On Extension

The Islanders have locked up another of their top young players. New York agreed to a two-year deal with Josh Bailey a day after extending John Tavares’ contract.

WFAN–09/16/2011

Travis Hamonic #36 of the New York Islanders celebrates his third period game tying goal against the Pittsburgh Penguins at the Nassau Coliseum on April 8, 2011 in Uniondale, New York. The Penguins defeated the Islanders 4-3 in the shoot out. (credit: Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

After Another Year Ends Outside NHL Playoffs, Islanders See Bright Future

Through all the negative attention the club gets because of its long out-of-date arena, its shoestring budget and payroll, and uncertain future, the Islanders claim they have a good working plan — and they might be right.

WFAN–04/12/2011

Goalie Tuukka Rask #40 of the Boston Bruins watches the puck as Adam McQuaid #54 of the Bruins moves in as Zenon Konopka #28 of the New York Islanders hits the ice hard during the second period of an NHL hockey game at the Nassau Coliseum on February 17, 2011 in Uniondale, New York. Bruins won 6-3. (Photo by Paul Bereswill/Getty Images)

Bruins Snap Isles’ 4-Game Winning Streak, 6-3

Tuukka Rask stopped 34 shots and six Bruins scored as Boston snapped a three-game losing streak with a 6-3 victory against the New York Islanders on Thursday night.

WFAN–02/17/2011

Kyle Okposo (Photo by Phillip MacCallum/Getty Images)

Grabner Simply Unstoppable, Isles Win 4th Straight

Frans Nielsen scored in a shootout Tuesday and the New York Islanders beat the Ottawa Senators 4-3. Michael Grabner scored a short-handed goal for New York and set up Josh Bailey’s third-period score.

WFAN–02/15/2011

Islanders-Penguins

Isles, Of All Teams, Snap Crosby’s Streak, Top Pens In SO

Sidney Crosby’s 25-game point streak was snapped by the New York Islanders and goalie Rick DiPietro, who stopped the Pittsburgh captain and the rest of the Penguins in a 2-1 shootout victory Wednesday.

WFAN–12/29/2010

Dwayne Roloson

Devils Officially In NHL Basement After Loss To Isles

Josh Bailey had two goals and an assist and the New York Islanders spoiled the return of Jacques Lemaire behind New Jersey’s bench with a 5-1 victory over the Devils on Thursday night.

WFAN–12/23/2010

(Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Islanders Set To Take On Stamkos, Lightning

Steven Stamkos looks to continue his success at St. Pete Times Forum when the Lightning attempt to beat the New York Islanders for the ninth time in 11 meetings there Thursday night.

WFAN–10/21/2010

Islanders forward Jon Sim

Isles’ Losing Streak In Pittsburgh Grows To 9

Alex Goligoski’s power-play goal at 1:51 of overtime gave the Pittsburgh Penguins their first win at Consol Energy Center, 3-2 over the New York Islanders on Friday night.

WFAN–10/15/2010

Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images

Islanders Rally In 3rd Period, Beat Rangers 6-4

Blake Comeau and P.A. Parenteau scored power-play goals 58 seconds apart late in the third period, rallying the New York Islanders to a 6-4 victory over the New York Rangers on Monday.

WFAN–10/11/2010

Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images

NHL Preview: Can The Local Teams Compete?

So, is there any hope? Can any of the three locals compete for a title like the Jets or Yankees or is this going to be a winter of bad ice chips in the metropolitan area?

WFAN–10/07/2010

Islanders Okposo Schremp

Islanders Behind 8-Ball After Early KO Punch

As much as the loss of defenseman Mark Streit to a severe shoulder injury put a shock into the Islanders’ system — both on the ice and in the players’ collective psyche — the fact that they won’t have wing Kyle Okposo for weeks is even more painful.

09/29/2010

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