Islanders GM Snow: We'd Like To Keep Okposo, Nielsen, MartinThere could be several changes in store for the Islanders this offseason, but general manager Garth Snow said Thursday he wants to try to find a way to retain three of the team's longest-tenured players.
As Islanders Clean Out Lockers, Okposo, Nielsen And Martin Face Uncertain FuturesLongtime forwards Kyle Okposo, Frans Nielsen and Matt Martin are all pending unrestricted free agents this offseason.
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.
Islanders Unveil Brooklyn-Themed Third JerseyFor months Islanders fans had been waiting for the release of the team's new third jersey and on Wednesday it was finally revealed.
Boomer & Carton: A Plan To Fix Tiger And Craig's Confidence In His Own Golf GameWhile talking about the sport of golf, Craig's competitive juices got flowing and eventually a $10,000 wager was spawned involving Craig, Islanders enforcer Matt Martin and a game of skins.
Capellini: Islanders' Fourth Line Having A Ball Bringing The Boom To The CapitalsThe Islanders came out like guided missiles to begin Game 3, launching themselves at everything that moved. And to absolutely no one's surprise, the fourth line led the way.
Islanders' Matt Martin Suspended 1 Game For Kneeing Stars' Trevor DaleyMartin, who was given a major penalty and was ejected from Tuesday night's 3-2 overtime loss at Dallas, struck Daley just 1:48 into the game.
Isles Blow Game Open With Big 3rd Period, Rout Coyotes Matt Martin and Johnny Boychuk scored less than a minute apart early in the third to break a tie and the New York Islanders went on to rout the Arizona Coyotes 5-1 on Tuesday night.
Islanders Use Big Second Period To Top Blue Jackets 5-2Brian Strait had a goal and an assist and the New York Islanders used a three-goal second period to power past the Columbus Blue Jackets 5-2 on Saturday night.
Isles Score 7 Goals In 3rd Period, Stun Canucks On The Road The New York Islanders' big comeback over the Vancouver Canucks in a seven-goal third period even caught them by surprise.
Jason Kidd, John Calipari Help Trumpet Revived Nassau Coliseum A news conference morphed into a pep rally Friday, as sports luminaries including Jason Kidd and John Calipari joined elected officials and business leaders at the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum.
Capellini: Islanders Are Building A Team To Last The Test Of TimeYou may not be in love with what the Isles have done so far this offseason, but you have to give them credit for remaining disciplined. There has been something righteous about their approach.
Fluke Win? Lively Boards Helped Islanders Even SeriesThe Islanders evened their first-round series with the Penguins with a little help from the boards behind the net of Pittsburgh goalie Marc-Andre Fleury.
Islanders Grow Up In A Hurry, Smack Penguins Upside Helmet And Even SeriesKyle Okposo's first career playoff goal with 7:37 remaining lifted the New York Islanders to a 4-3 victory over the Pittsburgh Penguins on Friday night, evening their playoffs series at one game each.
Isles Coach Jack Capuano: ‘We Need All 20 Guys Going, And We Didn't Have All 20’"I thought some guys worked hard and played a good game," Islanders coach Jack Capuano said. "Again, with our club we need all 20 guys going, and we didn't have all 20."