Johnny Boychuk scored a shorthanded goal early in the third, and the Islanders did the rest. The Isles clamped down defensively the rest of the period, and they edged the Coyotes 3-2 Friday to earn their first regulation win of the season. Early on, it looked like the Isles were finally going to have a breakout game. Dennis Seidenberg scored a beauty of a wrister 4:45 into the first...
The scoreboard did not always reflected the play on the ice, but in the end, it stood correct. The Islanders put together a pretty tidy performance in beating the Coyotes, 3-2, on Friday night at Barclays Center. Some small stretches of lapsed concentration and the Isles’ struggle on the power play were all that kept...
Via New York Post
1 hour ago
Miroslav Satan has one of the greatest hockey names of all time. The last name pronounced “Sha-tan,” the Czech native made nearly every list of the greatest hockey names of all time. But Satan is not just a cool name. He was a prolific scorer, having registered 10 straight 20-plus goal seasons. Most recently, Satan was the Team Europe general manager for the World Cup...
Via The Hockey Writers
14 hours ago
NEW YORK (AP) The New York Islanders recalled defenseman Ryan Pulock on an emergency basis Wednesday from Bridegeport of the American Hockey League. The 22-year-old Pulock had an assist and a plus-2 rating in Bridgeport's first two games of the season. Last season, He had two goals and two assists in 15 games with the Islanders last season and seven goals and 17 assists in 51...
Via Associated Press
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NEW YORK (AP) Josh Bailey scored 54 seconds into overtime to give the New York Islanders a 3-2 victory over the Anaheim Ducks in their home opener Sunday night. Brock Nelson and John Tavares scored for the Islanders and Jaroslav Halak stopped 24 shots to get New York its first win of the season after opening with two road losses. Cam Fowler and Ryan Getzlaf scored in the third...
Via Associated Press
5 days ago | Discuss
The day many Islanders fans have been waiting for has finally arrived. Former first-round pick, Mathew Barzal, is expected to make his NHL debut as the Isles square off with the Washington Capitals on Saturday. At Friday’s practice, Barzal skated with Anders Lee and Ryan Strome. It is a very interesting combination considering all three forwards do not have strong defensive games...
Brandon Pirri and Henrik Lundquist discuss the season opening 5-3 victory for the New York Rangers over the New York Islanders at Madison Square Garden on Thursday night.
The New York Islanders open their season on Thursday night at Madison Square Garden against the New York Rangers. The Islanders have played the Rangers extremely well in recent past, and tonight will be no different. The game tonight can be found on MSG, with puck drop scheduled for shortly after 7pm. The new faces of the Islanders will be on full display, with Andrew Ladd, Jason...
Derek Stepan and Ryan McDonagh talk about the New York Rangers getting set to open their 2016-17 season against the New York Islanders on Thursday night.
The Islanders finalized their 23-man roster this afternoon. After parting ways with P.A. Parentau yesterday, the Islanders had a few more tough decisions to make. Their first move was moving Eric Boulton to IR. The 40-year old winger is on the roster for the time being. However, he will most likely be sent down to the AHL, where he will also act in a mentor/coaching capacity. The...
The New York Islanders start their season at Madison Square Garden in just six short days. They lost some key pieces in free agency like Matt Martin, Kyle Okposo, and Frans Nielsen, but they have also picked up some pieces like Andrew Ladd and Jason Chimera that can help this team continue to be successful in the 2016-2017 season. Best case scenario John Tavares has another MVP...
New York Islanders center, John Tavares, and goaltender, Jaroslav Halak, seem to already be in mid-season form playing for their respective countries in the 2016 World Cup of Hockey. John Tavares is playing for team Canada, and his team is a perfect 3-0 thus far in the tournament. The New York Islanders captain has not been able to find the back of the net yet, but he has added...
Team USA were one of the favorites entering Day 1 of the World Cup of Hockey, but as the sun set on Saturday night, they suddenly found themselves in an undesirable hole. Like a boxer rocked with an unexpected jab to the jaw, Team USA was sent reeling by an early Team Europe onslaught and were never able to recover, ultimately falling by a score of 3-0. Jaroslav Halak made 35...
Ryan Pulock can hit the hell out of a rubber puck. When he was drafted, his slap shot was already beginning to be the stuff of legend. As he approaches his goal of making the NHL, it appears that not much has changed. The glass behind the net is no match for this blast. .@rpulock *glass shatters* #Isles pic.twitter.com/NSaAFLkEYL — New York Islanders (@NYIslanders) September...
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