Bailey, Greiss Help Islanders Hold on to Beat Rangers 4-2

NEW YORK — Josh Bailey had a goal and two assists, Thomas Greiss stopped 40 shots, and the New York Islanders held on to beat the rival New York Rangers 4-2 Tuesday night. Anders Lee, Anthony Beauvillier and Brock Nelson also scored, and Mathew Barzal had two assists to help the Islanders head into the […]

Pelech Injury Opens Islanders Roster for Dobson and Aho

Adam Pelech has been one of the most impressive New York Islanders all season. He has established himself as a shutdown defender with Ryan Pulock before suffering an Achilles tendon injury in pregame warmups off the ice. He is expected to have surgery and miss four months. “Obviously you’re not going to replace Adam, who […]

Canadiens Snap 8-Game Winless Streak with Victory over the Islanders

MONTREAL — The Montreal Canadiens snapped an eight-game winless streak with a convincing 4-2 victory over the New York Islanders Tuesday night. Phillip Danault, Brendan Gallagher, Jeff Petry and Shea Weber, into an empty net, scored for the Canadiens (12-10-6) to end the slump. Carey Price stopped 21-of-23 shots for his 11th win. Scott Mayfield and […]

Eberle Scores Twice, Islanders Handle Red Wings 4-1

DETROIT — Jordan Eberle scored two goals and Semyon Varlamov made 30 saves to lift the New York Islanders over Detroit 4-1 on Monday night, extending the Red Wings’ winless streak to 10 games. Anders Lee and Anthony Beauvillier also scored for the Islanders, who were outshot 31-25 but never trailed in the game. Dylan […]

Ducks Win 3-0 to Stop Islanders’ 17-Game Point Streak

ANAHEIM, Calif. — Ryan Getzlaf had a goal and an assist, John Gibson made 23 saves and the Anaheim Ducks ended the New York Islanders’ 17-game point streak with a 3-0 victory Monday night. Anaheim Ducks goaltender John Gibson (Gary A. Vasquez-USA TODAY Sports) The Islanders hadn’t lost in regulation since Oct. 11 against Carolina, […]

NHL Rumors: Maple Leafs, Islanders, Kings, More

In today’s NHL rumor rundown, there is news on the Toronto Maple Leafs struggles and what it means for the coach and players who might be available, Thomas Greiss out of the New York Islanders organization talks contract extension and what is the latest on in Los Angeles with Ilya Kovalchuk? Maple Leafs Struggles Tyson […]

Barzal Leads Islanders to 5-3 Win over Flyers

UNIONDALE, N.Y. — Mathew Barzal had a goal and an assist and the New York Islanders beat the Philadelphia Flyers 5-3 Sunday night to extend their winning streak to seven games. Anders Lee, Derick Brassard, Ross Johnston and Ryan Pulock scored as the Islanders erased an early one-goal deficit. Semyon Varlamov stopped 27 shots in […]

Nick Leddy’s Three-Point Effort Leads Islanders over Senators 4-2

OTTAWA — Nick Leddy had two goals and an assist as the New York Islanders beat the Ottawa Senators 4-2 Friday night. Nick Leddy – November 24, 2017 (Amy Irvin / The Hockey Writers) Matt Martin and Derick Brassard also scored as the Islanders (6-3-0) extended their winning streak to six games. Thomas Greiss made 30 […]