Capellini: Fans Pray Halak Is Just Opening Act Of Islanders' Summer Of GarthSomeone had to be the pioneer. Regardless if Jaroslav Halak knows it or not, his signing with the Islanders on Thursday was a really big deal.
Islanders, Evgeni Nabokov Blank CanadiensEvgeni Nabokov made 19 saves for his fourth shutout this season, and Ryan Strome and Brock Nelson scored power-play goals late in the second period as the New York Islanders topped the Montreal Canadiens 2-0 on Thursday night.
Report: Islanders May Want To Bring Nabokov Back As Backup Next SeasonTo expect Evgeni Nabokov to get through 60 starts in a season at this point in his career is asking a lot. But that doesn't mean he wouldn't be a fine insurance policy.
Nabokov Sharp In 2-0 Shutout Of ColumbusThis weekend version of New York, New York could cost the Columbus Blue Jackets the playoff spot they are desperate to grab.
Shutout For Nabokov As Islanders Top Capitals 1-0Andrew McDonald scored early in the third period, Evgeni Nabokov made 22 saves for his 57th career shutout and the New York Islanders broke a five-game losing streak Tuesday night with a 1-0 win over the Washington Capitals.
Islanders Edge Chicago, 3-2, In OvertimeKyle Okposo scored 58 seconds into overtime, and the New York Islanders beat the Chicago Blackhawks 3-2 after blowing a two-goal lead on Thursday night.
Silverman: Out-Of-Touch Snow Responsible For Islanders' CollapseThe New York Rangers have been miserable, but at least they have hope of turning it around and saving their season. The New York Islanders are a different story.
Report: Islanders Have No Plans To Fire Capuano -- For NowFresh off their first playoff appearance in six years, the Islanders have won just nine of their first 32 games. Logic suggests a substantial change should be coming, right?
Friedman: Islanders Continue To Lose, But The Kids Are AlrightIf the Islanders are going to snap out of this funk, they must adopt an all-hands-on-deck mentality. I’ll say this, though, the kids have done their part.
Capellini: Islanders' 2013-14 Season Was In Peril Long Before It StartedThe Islanders are where they are right now for one simple reason -- and it has little to do with injuries. As far as success this season was concerned, the front office mismanaged this thing from the start.
Evgeni Nabokov Leaves Game Against Red Wings After Sustaining InjuryNabokov was assisted by a trainer in the crease before getting up on his skates and gingerly skating off.
Friedman: Kevin Poulin Is Last Line of Defense For Struggling IslandersThe question of whether or not Kevin Poulin is a franchise goaltender will be answered in due time. What we do know is that he has an immense amount of potential.
Capellini: Inexplicably, Islanders In Throes Of Another November To ForgetSince the start of the 2010-11 season, the Islanders are an amazingly bad 7-18-5 in November.
Dominated For 2 Periods, Islanders Roar Back In 3rd, Stun PenguinsJosh Bailey's goal with 1:40 left capped the Islanders' furious third-period rally, and New York edged the Pittsburgh Penguins 4-3 on Friday night.
Friedman: Islanders' Depth, Battle Level Put To The Test Going into this week, the New York Islanders were already facing a substantial amount of adversity. That, however, would pale in comparison to what they’d have to deal with from that point on.