After First Round Sweep, Excitement For Islanders Playoff Run Reaching New HeightsThe last time New York enjoyed such success was the early 80's when the Islanders won four consecutive Stanley Cup titles – an almost unheard of feat.
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 Roll Past Penguins, Take Commanding 2-0 Series LeadNew York opens a postseason series with two wins for the first time since sweeping Edmonton in the 1983 Stanley Cup Final for the Islanders' fourth straight championship.
Islanders Open Playoffs With Thrilling Overtime Win At The ColiseumJordan Eberle had a goal and an assist, and Brock Nelson and Nick Leddy also scored for New York, which was opening a postseason series at home for the first time in 31 years.
Zajac's Overtime Goal Lifts Devils Past Panthers In Season FinaleTravis Zajac scored the winning goal on the power play in overtime, lifting the New Jersey Devils to a 4-3 victory over the Panthers on Saturday night.
Rangers End Season With Overtime Win Against PenguinsRyan Strome scored 2:09 into overtime, as the Rangers beat Pittsburgh 4-3 on Saturday night
Islanders Beat Capitals 3-0, Earn Playoff Home-Ice In First RoundThe Islanders will open the playoffs at home for the first time since 1988, and they should get a raucous atmosphere at the renovated Nassau Coliseum.
Blue Jackets Edge Rangers In Shootout To Earn Playoff SpotArtemi Panarin scored in the shootout and the Blue Jackets earned their third straight trip to the postseason with a 3-2 victory over the New York Rangers on Friday night.
Hurricanes Beat Devils 3-1 To Clinch Playoff BerthThe Hurricanes clinched their first postseason berth in a decade Thursday night by beating the New Jersey Devils 3-1
Islanders Close In On Playoff Home-Ice With Shootout Win Over PanthersNew York remained two points ahead of Pittsburgh for second place in the Metropolitan Division and home-ice advantage in the first round of the playoffs.
Senators Beat Rangers 4-1 As Lost Season Heads Into Final WeekendThe Ottawa Senators took advantage of their chances on special teams against the New York Rangers on Wednesday night.
Blues Beat Devils 3-2 On Late Overtime HeartbreakerDefenseman Vince Dunn scored in close with 2.8 seconds left in overtime and the Blues beat New Jersey 3-2 on Saturday night for their 11th straight victory over the Devils.