Islanders, Center Brock Nelson Agree To 6-Year ContractSecond-line center Brock Nelson, who was scheduled to be an unrestricted free agent on July 1, agreed to terms on a six-year contract through the 2024-25 season on Thursday.
Nelson's Hat Trick Goal In OT Carries Islanders Over Red WingsBrock Nelson scored his third goal of the game 3:15 into overtime and the New York Islanders, boosted by a late flurry Friday night, emerged with a wild win over the Detroit Red Wings.
Capellini: Islanders Have Something With Strome-Prince-Nelson LineOne reason why the tired Islanders persevered on Wednesday night was the play of a makeshift line thrown together by head coach Jack Capuano, who continues to have the Midas touch this postseason.
Islanders Bounce Back, Bury Lightning And Close In On Playoff SpotDisappointed by a bad loss in the last game, New York coach Jack Capuano singled out some players he said 'needed to play better.' The Islanders then went out and got a crucial win in their playoff push.
Schwartz: Islanders Fans To Get Chance To Meet 4 Of Their HeroesDefensman Travis Hamonic, goalie Thomas Greiss, left wing Brock Nelson and the newest Islander, center Shane Prince, will be on hand.
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.
Islanders Come Alive In Third, Send Rangers To Crushing DefeatCenter Brock Nelson and defenseman Nick Leddy scored within the first five minutes of the third period Thursday night.
Nelson Picks Up First Hat Trick, Isles Snap Slump With 5-2 Win Over ColumbusCenter Brock Nelson collected his first NHL hat trick Tuesday night, and the New York Islanders snapped out of a two-game offensive slump with a 5-2 win over the Columbus Blue Jackets at Barclays Center.
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Islanders, Nelson Agree To 3-Year ContractA game of chicken had been going on for some time. It finally ended Wednesday night.
Islanders Sign Top Pick Barzal To 3-Year DealBarzal, a 6-foot, 182-pound forward, had 12 goals and 45 assists in 44 games last season with the Seattle Thunderbirds of the Western Hockey League.
Friedman: Islanders Need To Ditch Absurd RFA Policy, Get With The ProgramWith training camp just over a week away, there’s been a lot of talk about Brock Nelson’s contract situation, and the looming deadline for him to sign with the Islanders.
Capellini: Islanders' Lack Of Impact Moves So Far This Offseason Is A Troubling SignThe Isles bowed out in the first round of last season's playoffs following a 101-point season in which they limped to the finish line. Their solution so far this offseason has been to do basically nothing.
Friedman: Islanders Don't Need To Make A Big Move To Be A Force Next SeasonThe Islanders haven’t exactly made the biggest waves so far this offseason. Still, the first day of NHL free agency was a productive one for general manager Garth Snow.
U.S., Canada Roll Into Semifinals Of Ice Hockey World ChampionshipBen Smith and Charlie Coyle scored 57 seconds apart as the United States rallied for a 3-1 victory over Switzerland on Thursday, and awaited either defending champion Russia or Sweden.