Nelson Scores Twice, Islanders Edge Flyers For 3-1 Series LeadJean Gabriel Pageau scored the go-ahead goal and the Islanders moved within one win of advancing to the Eastern Conference finals with a 3-2 victory over the Philadelphia Flyers on Sunday.
Islanders Mount Furious Comeback, But Flyers Even Series With OT Victory In Game 2Phillippe Myers scored 2:40 into overtime to give the Philadelphia Flyers a 4-3 win over the New York Islanders 4-3 on Wednesday, tying the second-round playoff series at a game apiece.
Greiss Posts First Shutout Of The Season As Isles Blank HurricanesThomas Greiss stopped 44 shots for his first shutout of the season, and the New York Islanders beat the Carolina Hurricanes 3-0 on Friday night.
Capellini: Goaltending Holding Islanders Back From Loftier StatusFirst off, let's make one thing perfectly clear: the Islanders are off to a much better start this season than a year ago.
Islanders Give Goalie Greiss 3-Year Contract ExtensionThomas Greiss won't be testing free agency. The veteran goaltender agreed to a three-year contract extension with the Islanders on Monday night.
Islanders' Greiss Named NHL's Second Star Of The WeekAs far as Thomas Greiss is concerned, the puck is as big as a garbage can lid right now.
Capellini: Islanders Cannot Let Greiss Get Anywhere Near Free AgencyIn Thomas Greiss they trust. And that should continue for a while longer.
Islanders' Greiss Added To Team Europe Roster In World Cup Of HockeyIslanders goalies Thomas Greiss and Jaroslav Halak will be teammates again in the World Cup of Hockey.
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.
Capellini: Spectacular Greiss Has Willed Islanders Into A Perfect ScenarioAs the Florida Panthers can attest, goaltender Thomas Greiss has been everything the New York Islanders could have hoped for, and then some.
Capellini: Off Split In Florida, Islanders Ready For Pair Of Brooklyn BrawlsThe Islanders pretty much deserve to be right where they are. Facing a bigger and more rugged opponent in the first round of the Stanley Cup Playoffs, the Isles have held their own through two games.
Capellini: Islanders Simply Cannot Afford To Bow Out Again In First RoundThe Islanders will face crushing pressure when they take the ice for Game 1 of their playoff series in Florida on Thursday night. And rightfully so.
Schwartz: Islanders Fans To Get Chance To Meet 4 Of Their HeroesDefensman Travis Hamonic, goalie Thomas Greiss, left wing Brock Nelson and the newest Islander, center Shane Prince, will be on hand.
Capellini: Islanders' Offensive Woes Should Come As A Shock To No OneThe Islanders just completed maybe the most unsuccessfully successful month in team history.
Islanders Struggle Yet Find A Way, Rally In Third To Edge CanucksThomas Hickey scored the tiebreaking goal in the third period and Thomas Greiss made 31 saves to help the Islanders beat the Vancouver Canucks 3-2 on Tuesday night.