Bailey Scores In Second OT, Islanders Shock Penguins And Grab Series LeadIlya Sorokin stopped 48 shots — a franchise playoff record for a rookie goaltender — and kept the Islanders in the game during a regulation the Penguins controlled from nearly start to finish.
Sorokin, Islanders Beat Penguins In Game 4 To Tie SeriesSorokin stopped 29 shots, Oliver Wahlstrom and Ryan Pulock each had a goal and an assist and the Islanders beat the Pittsburgh Penguins in Game 4 on Saturday to even the first-round series.
Yankee Stadium Debuts Vaccinated And Unvaccinated Sections, Kicking Off Big Weekend For New York Sports FansA big weekend for New York City's sports teams started Friday as several stadiums and arenas expand capacity for fully vaccinated fans.
Islanders Fall To Penguins In Game 3Cal Clutterbuck scored twice, Scott Mayfield had a goal and two assists, and Anthony Beauvillier also scored for New York. Semyon Varlamov finished with 22 saves.
Pens Even Series With Isles As Jarry Rebounds With 37 SavesJosh Bailey's slick backhand in the later stages of the second period drew the Islanders within a goal but unlike in Game 1, this time there would be no full-blown rally.
Palmieri Stuns Penguins In Overtime, Islanders Take Game 1The New York Islanders brought Kyle Palmieri home at the trade deadline believing his mix of grit and scoring touch would make a difference in the playoffs. So far, so very good.
Islanders Fall To Bruins In OT, Draw Penguins In First Round Of PlayoffsTaylor Hall scored his second goal of the game 2:53 into overtime and the Boston Bruins beat the New York Islanders in their home finale on Monday night to clinch third place in the East Division.
Nelson Scores 2 As Islanders Beat Devils In Home FinaleIlya Sorokin stopped 23 shots to help New York snap a three-game losing streak and get its sixth regulation win in the last 23 games.
McLeod, Blackwood Lead Devils In Win Over IslandersThe Devils beat the Islanders for just the second time in seven meetings this season.
Bjork's 2 Goals, Shootout Winner Lead Sabres Over IslandersThe Islanders lost ground in trying to secure home-ice advantage for the playoffs.
Islanders Fall Asleep In Third, Lose To League-Worst SabresMichael Houser stopped 34 shots in his NHL debut, Sam Reinhart scored twice in Buffalo's three-goal third period and the Sabres beat the playoff-bound New York Islanders 4-2 on Monday.
Islanders Beat Rangers To Clinch Playoff SpotThe Islanders are third in the East Division, one point ahead of Boston.
Varlamov Gets 3rd Shutout Vs. Rangers In Islanders' WinVarlamov became the first goalie to shut out the Rangers three times at Madison Square Garden in one season.
Islanders Shut Out By CapitalsOffense isn't coming easy for the Islanders, who didn't score an even-strength goal in picking up one point out of a possible six in three games against Washington.
Capitals Dominate Islanders To Stay In 1st In EastThe Islanders are in third, two points behind the Penguins, and three ahead of Boston.