New York Islanders

Jacob Degrom

Top 10 Drafts By New York City-Area Sports Teams Over The Past Decade

They may not have a ton of championships to show for it, but several of the local pro sports teams have had tremendous drafts over the last 10 years.

07/08/2015

Islanders forward Ryan Strome. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Friedman: Islanders Don’t Need To Make A Big Move To Be A Force Next Season

The Islanders haven’t exactly made the biggest waves so far this offseason. Still, the first day of NHL free agency was a productive one for general manager Garth Snow.

07/02/2015

Joe Whitney

Islanders Sign 6 Players To 2-Way, 1-Year Contracts

The New York Islanders have signed Joe Whitney, James Wright and four other forwards to one-year, two-way contracts.

07/02/2015

Thomas Hickey of the New York Islanders takes a shot on goal during the second period against the Boston Bruins at TD Garden in Boston on Feb. 7, 2015. (Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)

Islanders Strike Fast In Free Agency, Lock Up Goaltender Greiss, Defenseman Hickey

The Islanders got busy during the opening minutes of the free agency signing period on Wednesday.

07/01/2015

Islanders winger Anders Lee, right, skates with the puck against the Washington Capitals in the second period during Game 5 of the Eastern Conference quarterfinals on April 23, 2015 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Islanders, Anders Lee Agree On 4-Year Contract

Anders Lee is on the fast track to a long and prosperous career with the New York Islanders.

06/30/2015

Anthony Beauvillier puts on his hat after being selected 28th overall by the New York Islanders in the first round of the 2015 NHL Draft at BB&T Center on June 26, 2015 in Sunrise, Florida. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Friedman: Snow Turned Nothing Into Something In A Hurry As Islanders Excelled At NHL Draft

The New York Islanders went into the 2015 NHL draft, which had been touted as incredibly deep, with no picks in the first two rounds. It wasn’t long before that changed in a big way.

06/29/2015

Pavel Zacha

Devils Take Zacha With 6th Pick In Draft; Isles Trade Up For Barzal, Beauvillier

New general manager Ray Shero is delivering on his promise to make the struggling Devils a more exciting team. Meanwhile, the Isles are stockpiling young talent.

06/26/2015

Garth Snow

Friedman: Despite Lack Of Early Picks, Islanders Have Options In NHL Draft

There’s a lot of flexibility here. Let’s take a look at some potential selections that could make sense when the Islanders are on the clock.

06/26/2015

Fans pose with the New York Islanders ice girls prior to a game against the New Jersey Devils at Barclays Center. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Islanders To Begin Brooklyn Era Against Blackhawks

The team announced details of its 2015-16 season opener on Wednesday. The Islanders are moving to Barclays Center after a 43-year run at Nassau Coliseum.

06/24/2015

Clark Gillies, Mike Bossy and Bryan Trottie

6 Islanders Who Have Won Individual NHL Awards

On the eve of the NHL Awards show, and in recognition of John Tavares’ second MVP nomination in three years, we’ll take a look at the six Islanders who’ve taken home hardware from the event.

06/24/2015

John Tavares of the New York Islanders faces off against the Buffalo Sabres. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

NHL To Move To 3-On-3 In Overtime Next Season

The Board of Governors still must approve the change Wednesday when it meets in Las Vegas.

06/24/2015

Islanders prospect Josh Ho-Sang, right, of the Windsor Spitfires competes against the Owen Sound Attack on Nov. 6, 2014 at the WFCU Centre in Windsor, Ontario, Canada. (Photo by Dennis Pajot/Getty Images)

Friedman: Islanders Are Loaded With Top Prospects, But Few Are Ready For NHL

As we enter the offseason, the Islanders have plenty of questions to answer — some of which pertain to their prospect pool.

06/19/2015

Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum - Exterior

John Spano, Man Who Tried To Scam NHL And Isles, Sentenced To 10 Years In Prison

A man who once tried to pull off an audacious scam to buy the Islanders was sentenced to 10 years in prison for another fraud case in northeast Ohio.

06/19/2015

Islanders forward Josh Bailey (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Friedman: Islanders Must Remain Aggressive This Summer If They Are To Keep Pace In East

We’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.

06/09/2015

Team Russia forward Kirill Petrov, right, scores the sixth goal past Latvia's goalie Maris Jucers during a preliminary round game of the IIHF International Ice Hockey World Championship in Helsinki on May 4, 2013. (ALEXANDER NEMENOV/AFP/Getty Images)

Report: Islanders Trying To Raid The KHL, Targeting Pair Of Big, Young Forwards

A mystery man for several years, it finally looks like Kirill Petrov is coming to the NHL.

06/08/2015

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