In exchange for the 27-year-old defenseman the Isles received a second round draft pick in 2015, a third rounder in 2014 and AHLer Matt Mangene.
Wayne Simmonds had a goal and an assist to lead the Philadelphia Flyers to a 4-2 victory over the New York Rangers on Saturday.
Kyle Okposo scored the tying goal on a power play late in regulation and then netted the decisive tally in the shootout for the New York Islanders, who rallied past the Flyers 4-3 Monday.
Daniel Carcillo, Rick Nash and Derick Brassard scored less than 10 minutes into the game, and Henrik Lundqvist made 37 saves as the New York Rangers routed the Philadelphia Flyers 4-1 on Sunday night.
Brayden Schenn scored at 1:50 of overtime and the Philadelphia Flyers beat the New Jersey Devils 3-2 on Tuesday night after giving up a late short-handed goal that forced the extra session.
The Rangers announced on Monday that recently-retired goaltender Martin Biron will be joining the MSG Network as a studio analyst for select telecasts.
Martin Brodeur stopped 22 shots, and Adam Henrique and Cam Janssen each scored goals to lead the Devils to a 3-0 win over the Philadelphia Flyers on Thursday night.
New Jersey has been held scoreless over the past 149 minutes and six seconds, going back to Jaromir Jagr’s goal against the Tampa Bay Lightning in the Devils’ 2-1 victory last Tuesday night in Newark.
The New York Rangers just can’t figure out how to pick themselves up — even against the cellar-dwelling Philadelphia Flyers.
Braydon Coburn broke a tie early in the third period, and Steve Mason made the lead stand up as the Philadelphia Flyers beat the New York Rangers 2-1 on Thursday night.
The Flyers made the announcement at a morning news conference, less than a day after Philadelphia dropped a 2-1 decision to the Carolina Hurricanes.
Three players are entering the Hall of Fame in 2013. Long-time defensemen Scott Niedermayer and Chris Chelios were elected along with forward Brendan Shanahan.
The most likely scenario for Clarkson isn’t Ottawa or Edmonton. It’s Toronto.
With the start of free agency looming on Friday, the Rangers should be looking to shed salary in order to get in on the action.
The Rangers have dealt forward Kris Newbury to the Flyers for defenseman Danny Syvret.