Silverman: Look for Penguins, Blues To Advance To Stanley Cup FinalThere’s no denying that there is a certain emptiness to the conference finals this year after the flameouts of the Rangers in the first round and the Islanders in the second round.
Lightning's Boyle Won't Face Discipline For Hit On Islanders' HickeyBrian Boyle won't be suspended for his thunderous overtime check on Islanders defenseman Thomas Hickey on Tuesday night.
Islanders Lose 5-4 In Overtime In Game 3 As Lightning Take 2-1 Series LeadBrian Boyle scored at 2:48 of overtime to lift the Tampa Bay Lightning to a 5-4 victory over the New York Islanders on Tuesday night for a 2-1 lead in their second-round series.
Shane Prince's 2 Goals Leads Islanders To 5-3 Game 1 Win Over LightningShane Prince scored twice in the final three minutes of the first period, and the Islanders held on for a 5-3 road win over the Lightning.
Islanders Likely Won't Have To Deal With Stamkos Throughout Round 2Steven Stamkos is serving as an inspiration for the Tampa Bay Lightning as the defending Eastern Conference champions attempt to make a deep playoff run without him.
Islanders Second-Round Playoff Schedule ReleasedThe New York Islanders second-round Stanley Cup playoffs schedule has been released.
Lightning Clinch 2nd Place In Atlantic With 4-2 Win Over DevilsJonathan Drouin scored his first NHL goal in 127 days to lead the Tampa Bay Lightning to a 4-2 win over the New Jersey Devils.
Islanders Bounce Back, Bury Lightning And Close In On Playoff SpotDisappointed by a bad loss in the last game, New York coach Jack Capuano singled out some players he said 'needed to play better.' The Islanders then went out and got a crucial win in their playoff push.
Silverman: Caps, Rangers, Lightning Out To Ruin Blackhawks' Cup PlansWait just a minute. The hockey season is not over and they have not awarded yet another Stanley Cup to the Chicago Blackhawks.
Devils Skid Continues, Fall To Lightning 4-0On the surface, the Tampa Bay Lightning and New Jersey Devils have a similar outlook: Both are looking toward the near future.
Tavares Nets Late Power Play Goal To Give Isles 3-2 Win Over LightningJohn Tavares had the game-winning goal on a power play with 3:36 remaining in regulation to give the New York Islanders a 3-2 victory.
Shorthanded Lightning Edge Rangers 2-1 On Late Filppula GoalThe Tampa Bay Lightning were short-handed all night Thursday, so it was almost fitting that the winning goal with 1:05 left would come short-handed.