Rob Schremp and Andrew Ladd scored 15 seconds apart in the second period and the Atlanta Thrashers delivered a crushing blow to the New York Rangers’ playoff hopes with a 3-0 victory Thursday night.
Rob Schremp scored the winning goal against his former team as the Atlanta Thrashers beat the New York Islanders 2-1 on Thursday night.
Looking for their first road victory in nearly a month, the Maple Leafs will try to snap a three-game losing streak against the Islanders on Tuesday night at Nassau Coliseum.
Rob Schremp’s second goal of the game broke a third-period tie and lifted the New York Islanders to a 5-3 victory over the Ottawa Senators on Saturday night.
Kyle Turris scored Phoenix’s third goal of the shootout and the Coyotes rallied to beat the New York Islanders 4-3 on Saturday night.
The Nashville Predators have won their last four home games against the New York Islanders, two by shutout. Anders Lindback may give them a great chance at getting another.
Rick DiPietro turned aside all 29 shots he faced and the New York Islanders ended a 14-game winless streak by shutting out the New Jersey Devils 2-0 on Friday.
The New York Islanders’ fast start has been quickly replaced by a four-game losing streak. Finding reasons for the skid is one problem the team doesn’t have right now.
As much as the loss of defenseman Mark Streit to a severe shoulder injury put a shock into the Islanders’ system — both on the ice and in the players’ collective psyche — the fact that they won’t have wing Kyle Okposo for weeks is even more painful.