Greiss, Islanders Shut Out Blue Jackets 2-0Ryan Pulock and Anders Lee scored as New York (40-22-7) improved its playoff positioning in the tough Metropolitan Division.
Van Riemsdyk Leads Flyers Past IslandersNew York has struggled in its last five games, going 2-3-0 since defeating the Toronto Maple Leafs 6-1 on Feb. 28.
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Filppula Scores 2, Islanders Sweep Back-To-Back With OttawaAnthony Beauvillier and Casey Cizikas also scored for the Islanders, who moved into a first-place tie with the Washington Capitals in the Metropolitan Division. Thomas Greiss stopped 35 shots.
Islanders Beat Senators In Shootout For Trotz's 800th WinJordan Eberle and Mathew Barzal scored in the tiebreaker and the Islanders beat the Ottawa Senators 5-4 Tuesday night, giving coach Barry Trotz his 800th win.
Islanders' Fall Out Of First Place With Loss To FlyersBrian Elliott stopped 29 shots and the Philadelphia Flyers beat New York 4-1 Sunday, helping knock the Islanders out of first place in the Metropolitan Division.
Ovechkin Scores 45th As Capitals Top IslandersTom Kuhnackl scored for the Islanders and Thomas Greiss made 26 saves, but New York fell for the second time during its current five-game homestand (1-2-0).
Tavares Jeered As Islanders Roll To 6-1 Win Over Maple LeafsFans also serenaded Tavares with choruses of "We Don't Need You!" and other derisive chants throughout the game, including around a video tribute midway through the first period.