Islanders Mount Furious Comeback, But Flyers Even Series With OT Victory In Game 2Phillippe Myers scored 2:40 into overtime to give the Philadelphia Flyers a 4-3 win over the New York Islanders 4-3 on Wednesday, tying the second-round playoff series at a game apiece.
Varlamov Puts On Show, Islanders Dominate Flyers In Game 1The Islanders buzzed early in their first playoff meeting with the rival Flyers since 1987, withstood a second-period flurry and closed it out with three goals in the third.
Trotz's Islanders Eliminate Capitals With Win In Game 5The Islanders next face the top-seeded Philadelphia Flyers, starting Monday night.
Islanders Miss Sweep, Fall To Capitals In Game 4The Islanders, who won three of four against Florida in the qualifying round, lost for the second time in eight games this postseason.
Islanders Ready Brooms, Barzal Stuns Capitals In OT Of Game 3Mathew Barzal slipped behind the defense, swooped in front of the net and beat Braden Holtby with a backhand that put the 2018 Stanley Cup champions on the brink of another early exit.
Islanders Play Trotz Hockey, Take 2-0 Series Lead On CapsNew York played Trotz's trademark structured, suffocating style perfectly, from responding to a Capitals goal in the first minute to controlling the puck when it mattered most.
Islanders Erupt In Third Period, Defeat Capitals In Game 1Josh Bailey scored a shorthanded goal 6:52 into the third period and the New York Islanders overcame a two-goal deficit to beat the Washington Capitals 4-2 on Wednesday.
Islanders Advance With Win Over PanthersNew York will open the best-of-seven first-round series next week against a yet to be determined opponent.
Lapses Early In Third Hurt Islanders In Game 3 Loss To PanthersBrian Boyle and the Florida Panthers turned the tables on the New York Islanders by playing with more discipline and patience to avoid being swept from the playoffs.
Islanders Overcome Pair Of Early Deficits, Then Methodically Take Apart Panthers For 2-0 Series LeadJordan Eberle scored twice, including the go-ahead goal, and the New York Islanders rallied to a 4-2 win over the Florida Panthers and take a 2-0 lead in their best-of-five series on Tuesday.
Varlamov Stops 27 Shots, Isles Beat Panthers In Game 1Anthony Beauvillier had the decisive goal by scoring on the power play 3:39 into the second period.
Report: Islanders, UBS Agree To 20-Year Deal For Arena Naming RightsThe Islanders and wealth management firm UBS announced an exclusive 20-year deal for naming rights of the hockey team's new building at Belmont Park.
Rangers, Islanders Stanley Cup Qualifiers Schedule ReleasedThe league released the schedule for the qualifying and round-robin games for its 24-team return to play tournament.
Nassau Coliseum Owner Mikhail Prokhorov To 'Shutter The Venue Indefinitely'The construction of the New York Islanders' new home at Belmont Park has resumed and now it appears their former home is set to turn off the lights.
Rangers, Islanders Getting Ready For Unique Playoff ExperienceThere are plenty of other teams that are upset that the regular season was cancelled and only 24 teams qualified.