New York Islanders
In the metropolitan area, we have teams that did well and not so well over the past year, but all of them have something to smile about.
Having dropped eight of their last ten games, the New York Islanders are officially in trouble.
Sidney Crosby scored with 1:16 remaining to give the Pittsburgh Penguins a 4-3 victory over the New York Islanders on Friday night.
Phil Kessel scored two goals and the Maple Leafs beat the New York Islanders 5-2 on Tuesday for Toronto’s second win in a row.
He has all the skill in the world, but for whatever reason can’t score. Now, Michael Grabner is going to sit for a while and think about it.
Nabokov was assisted by a trainer in the crease before getting up on his skates and gingerly skating off.
The question of whether or not Kevin Poulin is a franchise goaltender will be answered in due time. What we do know is that he has an immense amount of potential.
Tyler Toffoli deflected in the winning goal with 1:27 left for the Los Angeles Kings, who scored three times in the third period to stun the Islanders 3-2 Thursday night.
Fair warning: speak ill of MSG host Al Trautwig on Twitter, and he may just track you down. A New York Islanders fan named Yehuda — and his mother — found that out the hard way.
Philip Kenner and Tommy Constantine were arrested on Wednesday in Scottsdale, Ariz. The names of their attorneys were not immediately available.
John Tavares, Pierre-Marc Bouchard and Kyle Okposo scored and Kevin Poulin made 32 saves as the New York Islanders beat the Nashville Predators 3-1 Tuesday night to snap a four-game losing streak.
Since the start of the 2010-11 season, the Islanders are an amazingly bad 7-18-5 in November.
The Rangers announced on Monday that recently-retired goaltender Martin Biron will be joining the MSG Network as a studio analyst for select telecasts.
Montreal defeated the Islanders 4-2 on Sunday. The Isles played their second game in less than 24 hours and were without recently acquired forward Thomas Vanek.
Justin Peters stopped 21 shots in his third career shutout and the Carolina Hurricanes beat the Islanders 1-0 on Thursday night.