P.A. Parenteau

Mark Streit, left

Islanders Get Goal From Unlikely Source, Stun Senators In OT

Mark Eaton scored 2:35 into overtime in his 600th NHL game to give the New York Islanders a 2-1 win over the Ottawa Senators on Friday night.


John Tavares

Leafs Finish Off Home-And-Home Sweep Of Isles With Wild OT Win

Clarke MacArthur’s second goal of the game at 2:06 of overtime lifted Toronto over the New York Islanders 4-3 on Tuesday night, giving the Maple Leafs a sweep of the home-and-home series.


(Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Tavares Leads Islanders Past Hurricanes In OT

John Tavares scored the game-winning goal on Saturday night as the Islanders defeated the Carolina Hurricanes in Uniondale.


John Tavares

Islanders End Long Run Of Frustration In Philadelphia

Evgeni Nabokov made 40 saves and the New York Islanders snapped a 13-game losing streak in Philadelphia with a 4-1 victory over the Flyers on Thursday night.


John Tavares

Islanders Blank Capitals — And Somehow Make It Look Easy

Evgeni Nabokov stopped 17 shots to hand the Washington Capitals their first shutout of the season, and the New York Islanders got two goals from PA Parenteau in a 3-0 victory Tuesday night.


John Tavares

Tavares To Okposo Sets Up Islanders’ Eventual Shootout Win In Raleigh

Frans Nielsen scored the deciding goal in a shootout, and the New York Islanders earned their third straight win by beating the Carolina Hurricanes 4-3 on Tuesday night in a matchup of the Eastern Conference’s bottom two teams.


Marian Gaborik

Gaborik Nets 20th, Rangers Take Control In 2nd, Top Islanders

Brandon Dubinsky scored his first goal in more than a month, Marian Gaborik moved into a tie for the NHL lead with his 20th, and Martin Biron was solid in net to lead the New York Rangers to a 4-2 victory over the New York Islanders on Thursday night.


P.A. Parenteau

Capellini: Parenteau Fast Becoming The Glue Holding Together Islanders’ Model

When the Islanders signed Parenteau, my immediate reaction was it was just a case of this team reaching, hoping and praying. Well, consider their prayers answered.


Evgeni Nabokov

Islanders Make Most Of First Trip To Winnipeg In 15 Years

P.A. Parenteau scored in regulation and added the shootout winner to give the New York Islanders a 3-2 win over the Winnipeg Jets on Tuesday night.


Al Montoya

Islanders Fight Back, Just To Give It All Away In Montreal

Petteri Nokelainen scored with 6:15 remaining as the Montreal Canadiens recovered after giving up a two-goal lead in the third period, beating the New York Islanders 5-3 Tuesday night.


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Moulson Scores Four As Islanders Down Stars

Matt Moulson’s four goal night helped the New York Islanders defeat the Dallas Stars 5-4 on Saturday night.


P.A. Parenteau

Islanders Come Alive In 3rd, But Lose In Shootout To Blackhawks

Jonathan Toews netted the only goal in the shootout, after posting a short-handed goal and assist in regulation, and the Chicago Blackhawks outlasted the New York Islanders 5-4 on Friday night.


P.A. Parenteau

DiPietro Shines In Relief, Isles Erupt In 2nd Period In Win Over Habs

Rick DiPietro made 24 saves in relief of injured starter Evgeni Nabokov, and Matt Moulson scored a key goal in the New York Islanders’ 4-3 win over the Montreal Canadiens on Thursday night.


Nino Niederreiter

Carver: Time For Islanders To Mix It Up

Mike Carver believes the last-place Islanders must makes changes now before their November slide turns into an avalanche.


Mark Streit #2 and John Tavares #91 of the New York Islanders celebrate defeating the New Jersey Devils 6-1 in a preseason game at Nassau Coliseum on September 24, 2011 in Uniondale, New York. (Photo by Christopher Pasatieri/Getty Images for New York Islanders)

Islanders Talking Big Game And Playoffs

If the New York Islanders’ play on the ice is as strong as their talk off it, maybe — just maybe — they will escape the cellar and make a long-awaited run at a playoff spot.