Barzal Puts On A Show, Registers Hat Trick, 5 Points As Islanders Blast CapitalsMathew Barzal had three goals and two assists, Jordan Eberle scored twice, and the New York Islanders beat the Washington Capitals 8-4 Thursday night.
Islanders Live To Play Another Day, Force Game 6 With Eberle's Double-OT WinnerJordan Eberle scored 12:30 into the second overtime and the Islanders avoided elimination with a 2-1 win over the Tampa Bay Lightning in Game 5 of the Eastern Conference final on Tuesday night.
Islanders Complete Sweep Of Penguins, Advance To 2nd RoundJordan Eberle scored for the fourth straight game, Robin Lehner stopped 32 shots and the Islanders finished off Sidney Crosby and the Pittsburgh Penguins
Islanders Silence Mighty Pens Again, Take 3-0 Series LeadThe New York Islanders don't play a particularly sexy brandy of hockey. They forecheck. They backcheck. They block shots and take few risks, more focused on fundamentals than flash.
Islanders Trade Ryan Strome To Edmonton For Jordan EberleThe Islanders have made their first big move of the offseason, acquiring forward Jordan Eberle from the Edmonton Oilers in exchange for forward Ryan Strome, the team announced Thursday.
Hartnett: 10 Things NHL Fans Can Look Forward To After LockoutThe NHL's return will bring fierce competition for playoff spots, faces in new places and two legends going for one last glory.
Rangers Miss Out On Free Agent Defenseman Justin SchultzThe Rangers missed out on free agent defenseman Justin Schultz who is set to join the Edmonton Oilers.
Hartnett: NHL Authorities Must Save Hockey's Damaged SoulGone are the days when NHL players could adequately police themselves. The game I love has now given way to ugly, vigilante justice.