First-Place Islanders Run Winning Streak To 5, Beat Sabres 5-2 For Third Straight GameThe victory was the Islanders' sixth straight over the Sabres this season.
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.
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 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.
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.
Lee Scores Twice, Adds Assist As Islanders Take Down SharksThe Islanders needed a boost at home after a rough four-game trip last week. Semylon Varlamov's strong netminding again proved key — as did a scoring injection from captain Anders Lee.
Long Island Teenager Gets Spirited Welcome Back By His High School Following Heart TransplantThe marching band played and the cheerleaders cheered, but this wasn't a game. It was a celebration for junior Aidan Slattery, who won a different type of battle.
Islanders Re-Sign Anders Lee, Replace Lehner With Semyon VarlamovThe New York Islanders have agreed to contracts with Anders Lee and Semyon Varlamov.
Islanders Fill Big Void, Name Anders Lee CaptainWhen John Tavares bolted during free agency in July, not only were the Islanders suddenly down a franchise player, they were also left without a captain.
Schwartz: Islanders' Anders Lee Fighting Kids Cancer With FrisbeesEvery holiday season, Islanders left wing Anders Lee and his teammates visit hospitals and see first-hand what pediatric cancer patients go through.
Dropping Like Flies: Islanders Lose Anders Lee To Broken FibulaThe Islanders must be thinking they wronged someone because they keep losing players to injury. The latest is young power forward Anders Lee.
Surging Islanders Edge Penguins 2-1Anders Lee was credited with the game-winning goal with 11:05 remaining in the third period Tuesday night as the surging New York Islanders edged the Pittsburgh Penguins 2-1 at Barclays Center.
Capellini: Win-Now Islanders' Lack Of Urgency At Deadline Is TroublingThe Islanders are a good team, but are they good enough? As they scramble for playoff position, it's a question that for the second year in a row will be determined without the help of reinforcements.
At The Break: Islanders Are Good, But Not Nearly Good EnoughFor the Islanders and their fans, the 2015-16 season has been one of significant transition -- both on and off the ice.