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Isles deal Leafs 12th straight road loss

Uniondale, NY (SportsNetwork.com) – Anders Lee scored a pair of goals as the New York Islanders extended the Toronto Maple Leafs’ current woes with a 3-2 victory at Nassau Coliseum. Casey Cizikas added a goal and Jaroslav Halak made 32 saves to help send the Leafs to a franchise-record 12th consecutive road loss. Toronto has now dropped 13 of its ... Read More »

Halak, Islanders top Oilers

Uniondale, NY (SportsNetwork.com) – Jaroslav Halak made 34 saves to help the New York Islanders top the Edmonton Oilers, 3-2. Colin McDonald had a goal and an assist for the Islanders, who have won two straight. Josh Bailey and Casey Cizikas also tallied goals, and Thomas Hickey had a pair of assists. Ryan Hamilton scored his first NHL goal, and ... Read More »

Bruins edge Isles thanks to Eriksson, Rask

Boston, MA (SportsNetwork.com) – Loui Eriksson netted the winner in the latter stages of the third period and Tuukka Rask stopped 39 shots as Boston edged the New York Islanders, 2-1, at TD Garden. Patrice Bergeron recorded the other goal for the Bruins, who have won seven of their last 10. John Tavares picked up the lone score for the ... Read More »

Rask, Bruins down Islanders

Uniondale, NY (SportsNetwork.com) – Tuukka Rask made 43 saves, Milan Lucic and Reilly Smith tallied three points each and the Boston Bruins beat the New York Islanders 5-2 on Thursday. Lucic and Smith each had a goal and two assists to help Boston win for the seventh time in its last nine games. Patrice Bergeron, Kevan Miller and Torey Krug ... Read More »

Rangers/Islanders Thoughts by Steven Gross

After the Islanders defeated the Rangers 4-1 yesterday, I’ve come to the sad conclusion that the Rangers will be beaten by the Islanders fairly easily if they meet in the playoffs. Thoughts 1) The Rangers have lost all 3 games by I believe 3 goals.  They’ve gotten their butts handed to them.  They are inside the Rangers heads now and ... Read More »

Islanders take it to Rangers once again

Uniondale, NY (SportsNetwork.com) – Jaroslav Halak stoned the New York Rangers once again as the New York Islanders maintained their recent mastery of their crosstown rivals with a 4-1 victory at Nassau Coliseum. Two weeks after shutting out the Rangers in Madison Square Garden, Halak came within 8.1 seconds of another to lead the Islanders to their third win over ... Read More »

Isles’ Okposo sidelined 6-8 weeks

Uniondale, NY (SportsNetwork.com) – New York Islanders forward Kyle Okposo is expected to be sidelined 6-to-8 weeks with an upper-body injury, head coach Jack Capuano announced Monday. It’s a significant blow for the surprising Islanders, who sit atop the Metropolitan Division. Okposo, 26, has registered 14 goals and 30 assists in 46 games this season. The former first-round pick has ... Read More »

Rangers top Senators in OT to resume roll

New York, NY (SportsNetwork.com) – Carl Hagelin’s goal with 2:05 remaining in overtime sent the New York Rangers into the All-Star break with a 3-2 victory over the Ottawa Senators. Hagelin added an assist in regulation to help the Rangers enter the break with wins in three straight games and 16 in their past 19 outings. Henrik Lundqvist aided New ... Read More »

Plekanec helps Habs stop streaking Isles

Montreal, QC (SportsNetwork.com) – Tomas Plekanec scored twice and added two assists, leading the Montreal Canadiens to a 6-4 victory over the New York Islanders on Saturday at Bell Centre. David Desharnais chipped in a goal and an assist for the Canadiens, who stopped a two-game home skid and won for only the second time in their last five overall. ... Read More »

Okposo nets four goals as Islanders upend Penguins

Uniondale, NY (SportsNetwork.com) – Kyle Okposo notched his first career hat trick, including the game-winner in the third period, and totaled four goals as the New York Islanders rallied for a 6-3 victory over the Pittsburgh Penguins. Ryan Strome and Michael Grabner had the other goals, while Josh Bailey and John Tavares each posted three assists for the Islanders, who ... Read More »