Hartnett: Ranking The NHL's Top 25 DefensemenHere’s a look at the top 25 defensemen in the NHL entering the 2016-17 season.
At The Break: Islanders Are Good, But Not Nearly Good EnoughFor the Islanders and their fans, the 2015-16 season has been one of significant transition -- both on and off the ice.
Islanders Come Alive In Third, Send Rangers To Crushing DefeatCenter Brock Nelson and defenseman Nick Leddy scored within the first five minutes of the third period Thursday night.
Friedman: Islanders' Goalies Deserve Medals; The Offense? Not So MuchWe're nearing the 30-game mark, and a quick glance at the standings shows the Islanders in a good spot. But they have some glaring issues that need to be addressed.
Friedman: Islanders Are A Playoff Team, But How Much More Remains To Be SeenDuring this pivotal transition year, the Islanders will try and deflect all of the the questions and distractions off the ice by playing well on it.
SEASON PREVIEW: Islanders Start New Era In Brooklyn With Contending TeamAfter taking a big step forward with their best regular season in 31 years, the Islanders hope to keep up their improved play as they move into a new home.
Authorities Investigating Twitter Troll For Threats Against Islanders' LeddyThe account -- which has been suspended -- was targeting Nick Leddy for months prior to Tuesday's escalation and it's unclear whether the user was identified, according to Newsday.
Johnny Boychuk Says Islanders Give Him Best Chance At Another CupBoychuk's long-term extension assures that the Isles' top two defensemen will stick together long after the team relocates to Brooklyn. And if all goes according to plan, they'll be bringing a banner with them.
Islanders Sign Defenseman Johnny Boychuk To 7-Year Contract ExtensionJohnny Boychuk will be heading to Brooklyn with the rest of the gang.
Report: Isles' Leddy To Miss At Least 2 WeeksAs far as the Islanders are concerned, it's better this happened now than in the playoffs.
Report: Islanders Have Made Lucrative Offer To Impending Free Agent BoychukOne day after locking up their best young defenseman for years, the Islanders were reportedly working toward signing their best veteran defenseman long term.
Breaking Down The 10 Biggest Local Hockey Contracts Of Last 5 YearsLet's take a look at the 10 biggest deals handed out by the local hockey teams over the last five years.
Islanders Solidify Blue Line For Years, Agree To Multi-Year Extension With LeddyLeddy, who is just 23 but was scheduled to be a restricted free agent at season's end, will reportedly receive $38.5 million over the next seven years, for an average annual value of $5.5 million.
Leddy Has Goal, 2 Assists As Islanders Cool Off Predators Nick Leddy had a goal and two assists, Jaroslav Halak tied the team record for wins in a season, and the New York Islanders cooled off the NHL-leading Nashville Predators with a 5-2 win on Thursday night.
For The First Time In A Long Time, Islanders-Rangers Is Loaded With JuiceWhen the Rangers and the Islanders take the ice Tuesday night at Madison Square Garden for their second meeting of the season, the rivalry will be back front and center in the minds of New Yorkers for the first time in a long while.