The Islanders' Frans Nielsen, left, shoots against the Tampa Bay Lightning at the Tampa Bay Times Forum on Jan. 16, 2014 in Tampa, Florida. (Photo by Mike Carlson/Getty Images)

Nielsen Leads Islanders Past Lightning 2-1 In Shootout

Frans Nielsen scored the only shootout goal and assisted on a second-period score by Thomas Vanek in a 2-1 victory for the New York Islanders against the Tampa Bay Lightning on Thursday night.


UNIONDALE, NY - OCTOBER 26: Peter Regin #16 hugs Frans Nielsen #51 of the New York Islanders following Neilsen's shorthanded goal at 10:30 of the second period against the Philadelphia Flyers at the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum on October 26, 2013 in Uniondale, New York. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Isles Skate Past Senators 5-4 In Shootout

Frans Neilsen scored the tying goal in the third period and then netted the only goal of the shootout as the New York Islanders beat the Ottawa Senators 5-4 on Friday night.


FILE -- Evgeni Nabokov (credit: Getty Images)

Blue Jackets Skate To 3-2 Shootout Win Over Islanders

The Islanders and goalie Evgeni Nabokov seemed to be in complete control before Mark Letestu and Nick Foligno scored 4:19 apart to get even at 2-2 after the Blue Jackets managed only 12 shots in the first two periods.


The mug shot of Stoker Olukotun Williams. He was charged with Murder 2nd Degree and Attempted Murder 1st Degree.(Credit: Suffolk County Police Department)

Murder Suspect Wounded During Shootout With Cops At Bohemia Hotel

Following an exchange of bullets the suspect took off into the woods where he was eventually tracked down. The suspect suffered a gunshot wound to the arm during the battle.


Boston Transit Officer Richard Donohue

Boston Officer ‘Critical, But Stable’ After Shootout With Bombing Suspects

A Boston Transit Police Officer injured in a shootout with the Boston Marathon bombing suspects remained in critical, but stable, condition Sunday.


Dzhokhar Tsarnaev being arrested and treated by law enforcement authorities. (credit: Handout)

Surviving Boston Bombing Suspect Hospitalized As Questions Persist

The surviving Boston Marathon bombing suspect was hospitalized under police guard Saturday morning, as the story unfolds for how he and his brother allegedly committed a brutal terrorist attack.


Johan Hedberg (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Devils’ Skid Continues In 4-3 Shootout Loss To Sabres

Jason Pominville scored twice in regulation and added a shootout goal, and the Buffalo Sabres extended their winning streak to three games by beating the New Jersey Devils 4-3 on Saturday.


Adam Henrique and Daniel Alfredsson (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Ottawa Senators Top Devils In Shootout, 2-1

Jakob Silfverberg beat Martin Brodeur to his stick side in the shootout and goalie Ben Bishop turned aside 30 shots for his first victory of the season.


A Gun Used In The Shootout (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Cops Shoot Armed-Robbery Suspect In Leg After Report Of Gunfire In Brooklyn

Police said that the officers spotted a 21-year-old man running away from the scene. As they chased him, he turned and shot at them. They returned fire and hit him in the right leg.


The scene of the shootout in the Bronx (Credit: Glenn Schuck/1010 WINS)

Off-Duty Police Officer Shot In Early-Morning Bronx Shootout; Is In Stable Condition

NYPD officer Nelson Vergara was shot in the left shoulder and the right shin and was taken to St. Barnabas Hospital. He’s in stable condition.


(credit: Steve Sandberg/1010 WINS)

Police: Robbery Ends In Shootout At Staten Island Diner

Police say a man tried to rob the Dove Diner just after 3 a.m. Thursday in the Richmond Town section of Staten Island.


Surveillance footage of Bed-Stuy shooting suspects (credit: CBS 2)

Police Search For Gunmen In Fatal Shooting Of Andy Burke, 79, In Bed-Stuy

Burke was well known and respected in his community, residents say. He was shot in the neck sitting outside a barber shop.



No Arrests Made After Shootout Between Rivals In Paterson

Police said multiple shots were fired in the dispute, but it’s not clear how many shooters and weapons were involved.


Police Investigate Brooklyn Shootout (credit: CBS 2)

Two Suspects Face Attempted Murder Charges In Shootout With Off-Duty Cop

Investigators said Officer Anthony Pressley was already inside the auto repair shop waiting for his car to be fixed when armed men walked in.


(Credit: AP)

Conn. Man Fatally Shot Outside His New Haven Home

A 46-year-old New Haven man is dead after being struck during a sudden barrage of gunfire that apparently wasn’t aimed at him.