Islanders Look To End Nightmare Streak Vs. SharksAfter losing three of four, the San Jose Sharks are looking to get back on track. Joe Thornton's return from suspension should help, as should facing the New York Islanders.
Islanders Fall, Extend Losing Streak To 8
Islanders Start West Coast Swing; Losing Streak At 7The Anaheim Ducks look to continue their hot play Wednesday night when they welcome the Islanders, who look to avoid an eighth straight loss in the start of a West Coast swing.
Isles Play Catch-Up All Night, Fall In MontrealTomas Plekanec and Jeff Halpern each had a goal and an assist and the Montreal Canadiens extended their winning streak to three with a 5-3 victory over the New York Islanders on Wednesday night.
Red-Hot Islanders Take Show To MontrealThe New York Islanders have won three of four since John Tavares returned from a concussion. They'll look to continue their surge in a matchup with one of the top teams in the Eastern Conference.
Islanders Hope To Break Pittsburgh Losing StreakThe Pittsburgh Penguins are getting anxious about when they'll pick up their first win in their new arena. Facing a team they beat eight consecutive times in their old one should provide an excellent opportunity.
Tavares-less Islanders Set To Take On CapitalsIf the New York Islanders hope to earn a win in the nation's capital, they'll have to do it without two of their biggest contributors.
Isles' Wisniewski Gets 2-Game Ban For GestureIslanders defenseman James Wisniewski was suspended Tuesday by the NHL for two games because of an obscene gesture he made toward Sean Avery during a game.
Isles' Wisniewski Makes Gesture Toward AveryNew York Islanders defenseman James Wisniewski has been caught on tape making an obscene gesture toward Rangers agitator Sean Avery.
Out Indefinitely: Okposo Joins Streit; Isles ScrambleIf you are not yet convinced the hockey gods hate the Islanders, the last few days should've given you a refresher course.
Isles Acquire Wisniewski From DucksThe New York Islanders acquired James Wisniewski from the Anaheim Ducks on Friday for a conditional third-round pick in 2011.