Hartnett: Grabner Finds Success, Renewed Confidence With RangersA change of scenery has made all the difference for Rangers winger Michael Grabner. After being snakebitten last season in Toronto, the 29-year-old found instant success in the Big Apple, and he isn't cooling off.
Lundqvist Stops 23 As Rangers Skate To Win Over Maple LeafsMichael Grabner scored two third-period goals, Brady Skjei scored a goal and added an assist, and the New York Rangers defeated the Toronto Maple Leafs 5-2 on Thursday night to end a three-game losing streak.
Hartnett: Grabner Giving Rangers Excellent Value, Surprising ProductionWhen Grabner is on the ice in shorthanded situations, he's constantly forcing turnovers and counterattacks. The 6-foot-1 winger led all skaters with three takeaways in Thursday's victory.
Hartnett: Though Yet To Make A Splash, Rangers Will Tweak Roster MoreThe Fourth of July came and went and Rangers fans are still waiting to see fireworks.
Rangers Sign Grabner, Gerbe, Clendening In Free AgencyAmong the signings is forward Michael Grabner, who spent five seasons with the Islanders before playing last year with the Toronto Maple Leafs.
Islanders Trade Wing Michael Grabner To Maple Leafs For 5 ProspectsIn one fell swoop, Islanders general manager Garth Snow freed up some needed cap space.
Capellini: Islanders' Lack Of Impact Moves So Far This Offseason Is A Troubling SignThe Isles bowed out in the first round of last season's playoffs following a 101-point season in which they limped to the finish line. Their solution so far this offseason has been to do basically nothing.
Friedman: Islanders Must Remain Aggressive This Summer If They Are To Keep Pace In EastWe’re near the halfway point of the Stanley Cup Final, which means the offseason is right around the corner. For the New York Islanders, it will be a time to recalibrate and plug up some holes.
Grabovski Returns, Reinhart Steps In For Injured Visnovsky As Islanders Ready For Game 5The Islanders have mostly carried the play through the first four games of their opening-round playoff matchup with the Washington Capitals, but the series is tied nonetheless.
Banged-Up Islanders Place Forward Michael Grabner On Injured ReserveInjuries are suddenly catching up to the New York Islanders, who ruled out three regulars before their win over the Buffalo Sabres on Sunday.
Red-Hot Islanders To Have Depth Tested, Place Boychuk, Visnovsky On IRBoychuk, on the list retroactive to Nov. 27, has already missed three games because of a lower-body injury. Visnovsky's move is retroactive to Nov. 28 due to an upper-body injury that has kept him out of two games.
10 Local Players, Execs Who Have Taken The Ice Bucket ChallengeUnless you live in a cave, you've probably seen the videos of people dumping ice water over their heads to raise money and awareness for ALS research.