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Late rally sends Caps over Islanders, evens series

Washington, DC ( – Jason Chimera tallied the deciding goal in the early portion of the third period, as Washington rallied from two goals down twice to capture a 4-3 decision over the Islanders in Game 2 of this Eastern Conference quarterfinal. Nicklas Backstrom contributed a goal and two assists for the Capitals, while regular-season goal-scoring champion Alex Ovechkin added ... Read More »

Halak, Islanders stymie Capitals to take Game 1

Washington, DC ( – Jaroslav Halak stopped 24 shots and Brock Nelson picked up his first two career playoff goals as the New York Islanders opened the postseason with a solid 4-1 victory over Washington in Game 1 of this Eastern Conference quarterfinal from Verizon Center. Josh Bailey added a goal and an assist while Ryan Strome provided the other ... Read More »

Rangers down Isles in big divisional battle

Uniondale, NY ( – Cam Talbot stopped 29 shots and Rick Nash scored the winner early in the third as the New York Rangers defeated the New York Islanders, 2-1, in a pivotal Metropolitan Division battle. The win moved the Rangers to one point back of the Islanders for the top spot in the division, and the Rangers still have ... Read More »

Tavares nets winner as Isles down Leafs in OT

Toronto, ON ( – John Tavares scored the winning goal in overtime with just 22 seconds remaining as the New York Islanders rallied for a 4-3 win over the Toronto Maple Leafs on Monday. With time winding down, Tavares skated through the neutral zone then went down the right wing, cut to the front while beating two defenders and snapped ... Read More »

Isles Take It

Nashville, TN ( – Brock Nelson scored the game-winning goal during a wild third period as the New York Islanders sent the Nashville Predators to their fifth straight loss with a 4-3 decision. John Tavares and Nick Leddy each tallied a goal and an assist, Anders Lee also lit the lamp and Jaroslav Halak made 28 saves for the Islanders, ... Read More »

Is Nassau Coliseum ripping us off?

New York Sportscene was on hand for the boat show at Nassau Coliseum on Saturday night. Tickets to enter the show were $2 for children and $10 per adult (or $7 per adult with a discount.) Here is the catch. Parking for the Nassau Coliseum was $15! How can parking cost more than combined price of myself plus a child? ... Read More »

Islanders explode in third to top Coyotes

Uniondale, NY ( – Matt Martin, Johnny Boychuk, Kael Mouillierat and Brock Nelson scored third-period goals to give the New York Islanders a 5-1 victory over the Arizona Coyotes on Tuesday. Anders Lee also lit the lamp for the Islanders, who snapped a two-game losing streak. Chad Johnson made 27 saves. Mark Arcobello scored the lone goal for the Coyotes, ... Read More »

Canucks stifle Islanders despite Miller’s injury

Uniondale, NY ( – Ryan Miller and Eddie Lack provided stellar goaltending and combined for 37 saves as the Vancouver Canucks stifled the New York Islanders 4-0 on Sunday. Miller made 10 saves, but exited with an apparent lower-body injury early in the second period. Lack was solid in relief, stopping all 27 shots fired his way. Radim Vrbata tallied ... Read More »

Isles end Predators’ win streak at 6

Uniondale, NY ( – Nick Leddy had a goal and two assists as the New York Islanders beat NHL-leading Nashville 5-2 on Thursday night, snapping the Predators’ six-game winning streak. John Tavares and Johnny Boychuk each had a goal and one assist for the Islanders, who have won six of their last seven games. Jaroslav Halak made 30 saves and ... Read More »

Rangers outgun Islanders

Uniondale, NY ( – Kevin Klein scored the winning goal late in the third period to lead the New York Rangers in a 6-5 win over the New York Islanders on Monday. Ryan McDonagh scored twice, Derek Stepan had a goal and two assists, while Chris Kreider and Martin St. Louis each posted a goal and an assist for the ... Read More »