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.
Kuznetsov Lifts Capitals Past Islanders In ShootoutThe Islanders fell one point behind the Capitals, tied for second place with Pittsburgh — which beat New Jersey 5-1.
Bailey, Beauvillier Lead Islanders To 6-1 Win Over RangersJordan Eberle and Jean-Gabriel Pageau each had a goal and an assist, and Brock Nelson also scored. Semyon Varlamov stopped 25 shots to improve to 17-9-3.
Sorokin Rescues Islanders, Leddy Gift Goal Downs Flyers In OTNick Leddy scored 2:23 into overtime and Ilya Sorokin made 30 saves to lift the New York Islanders to a 1-0 win over the Philadelphia Flyers on Sunday night.
Hall Scores Again, Swayman Solid As Bruins Blank IslandersIlya Sorokin had 21 saves for the Islanders, who have lost three of four.
Hall Scores, Rask Returns In Bruins' Win Over IslandersThe Islanders had won five of their previous six games, and trail the first-place Washington Capitals by two points in the East Division.