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Tavares' OT goal gives Isles win over Caps

Tavares' OT goal gives Isles win over Caps

ESPN.com NHL.com Updated 13 hours ago
John Tavares scored a power-play goal late in overtime to lift the New York Islanders to a 3-2 victory over the Washington Capitals on Wednesday night.
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  • Canucks acquire defenceman Pedan from Islanders for Mallet, pic…

    Canucks acquire defenceman Pedan from Islanders for Mallet, pick

    NHL.com Nov 25 (yesterday)
    VANCOUVER - The Vancouver Canucks have acquired defenceman Andrey Pedan from the New York Islanders in exchange for centre Alexandre Mallet and a third round pick in 2016. Pedan, a six-foot-four, 210-pound Moscow native, has played six games ...
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  • NHL trade tracker: 2014-15 official deals

    NHL trade tracker: 2014-15 official deals

    NHL.com Nov 11
    Nov. 25 Canucks acquire D Andrey Pedan from Islanders in exchange for F Alexandre Mallet and a 2016 3rd-round pick Nov. 21 Sharks acquire D Brenden Dillon from Stars in exchange for D Jason Demers and 2016 3rd-round pick Nov. 20 Duc...
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  • Capitals' Ovechkin leaves practice with injury: report

    Capitals' Ovechkin leaves practice with injury: report

    NHL.com Nov 25 (2 days ago)
    Washington Capitals forward Alex Ovechkin left practice Tuesday for precautionary reasons after sustaining an "upper body tweak," according to the Washington Post. Ovechkin is questionable for the game Wednesday against the New York Islanders b...
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  • Maple Leafs, Rangers, Canadiens all billion dollar organization…

    Maple Leafs, Rangers, Canadiens all billion dollar organizations according to Forbes

    thehockeynews.com Nov 25 (2 days ago)
    My, what a difference one year and a massive TV contract can make. In 2013, when American business magazine Forbes released their NHL franchise valuations, only one team was said to be a billion dollar organization: the Toronto Maple Leafs ($1.15 billio…
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  • NY Islanders are killing it in the shootout

    NY Islanders are killing it in the shootout

    yahoo.com Nov 25 (2 days ago)
    Philadelphia Flyers goalie Steve Mason made a save on Kyle Okposo in the shootout on Monday night, which is notable for two reasons: That it was Okposo’s first unsuccessful attempt in five tries, and that it was only the second time this season that an …
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  • Monday's NHL Capsules

    Monday's NHL Capsules

    NHL.com Nov 24 (3 days ago)
    UNIONDALE, N.Y. - Frans Nielsen and John Tavares finally solved Philadelphia's Steve Mason in a shootout, and the New York Islanders outlasted the Flyers 1-0 on Monday night to post the best 21-game start in franchise history. Mason stopped 4...
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  • Islanders get best of Mason and Flyers in shootout, win 1-0

    Islanders get best of Mason and Flyers in shootout, win 1-0

    NHL.com Nov 24 (3 days ago)
    UNIONDALE, N.Y. - Frans Nielsen and John Tavares finally solved Philadelphia's Steve Mason in a shootout, and the New York Islanders outlasted the Flyers 1-0 on Monday night to post the best 21-game start in franchise history. Mason stopped 4...
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  • Nino Niederreiter blasts through Panthers D, goes top shelf

    Nino Niederreiter blasts through Panthers D, goes top shelf

    yahoo.com Nov 24 (3 days ago)
    Any time Nino Niederreiter scores, an Islanders fan cries. Never mind it was a long-protracted situation that got Niederreiter off the Island. Still, the skilled Swiss marksman is red hot for the Wild. Behold his 10th goal of the NHL season: At least un…
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  • Struggles, streaks, and scoring: 10 unexpected stats at the qua…

    Struggles, streaks, and scoring: 10 unexpected stats at the quarter point of the season

    thehockeynews.com Nov 24 (3 days ago)
    There are always early season surprises. That’s just the nature of hockey. A lucky bounce here and there, and you have Jon Sim fighting for the lead in preseason scoring, which is something that has actually happened in the past. Over the course of the …
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  • QMJHL Roundup: Clapperton's hat trick leads Oceanic to 8-2 rout…

    QMJHL Roundup: Clapperton's hat trick leads Oceanic to 8-2 rout over Islanders

    NHL.com Nov 23 (4 days ago)
    CHARLOTTETOWN - Christopher Clapperton scored three times and Alexis Loiseau had a goal and three assists to power the Rimouski Oceanic past the Charlottetown Islanders 8-2 in Quebec Major Junior Hockey League action on Sunday. Anthony DeLuca...
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  • Saturday's NHL Capsules

    Saturday's NHL Capsules

    NHL.com ESPN.com Nov 23 (5 days ago)
    UNIONDALE, N.Y. - Anders Lee scored the go-ahead goal early in the third period, Jaroslav Halak made 27 saves, and the New York Islanders beat the Pittsburgh Penguins 4-1 on Saturday night to sweep a home-and-home series. Lee's third goal of ...
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  • Around the League notebook for Friday, Nov. 21

    Around the League notebook for Friday, Nov. 21

    NHL.com Nov 22 (6 days ago)
    FRIDAY’S RESULTS Home Team in Caps NY Islanders 5, PITTSBURGH 4 (SO) Boston 4, COLUMBUS 3 (SO) New Jersey 2, EDMONTON 0 ISLANDERS TAKE FIRST OF HOME-AND-HOME AGAINST PENGUINS Kyle Okposo scored the deciding goal in the shootout New York Is...
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  • The next great two-way center? Colin White headlines The Hot Li…

    The next great two-way center? Colin White headlines The Hot List

    It was a glorious weekend of Michigan hockey for me, as I took a road trip to Ann Arbor to take in games featuring the National Team Development Program (NTDP) and University of Michigan. The NTDP got two wins over United States League opponents while t…
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  • Around the League notebook for Saturday, Nov. 15

    Around the League notebook for Saturday, Nov. 15

    NHL.com Nov 16
    SATURDAY'S RESULTS Home Team in Caps BOSTON 2, Carolina 1 Minnesota 2, DALLAS 1 LOS ANGELES 3, Anaheim 2 (OT) BUFFALO 6, Toronto 2 MONTREAL 6, Philadelphia 3 TAMPA BAY 5, NY Islanders 2 Colorado 3, NEW JERSEY 2 PITTSBURGH 3, NY Rangers ...
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  • Paquette, inserted into lineup in place of Drouin, helps Lightn…

    Paquette, inserted into lineup in place of Drouin, helps Lightning beat Islanders 5-2

    NHL.com Nov 15
    TAMPA, Fla. - Cedric Paquette scored a tiebreaking goal late in the first period, and the Tampa Bay Lightning snapped the New York Islanders' five-game winning streak with a 5-2 victory on Saturday night. Ryan Callahan, Valtteri Filppula, Tyl...
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  • Around the League notebook for Friday, Nov. 14

    Around the League notebook for Friday, Nov. 14

    NHL.com Nov 15
    FRIDAY’S RESULTS Home Team in Caps Columbus 4, PHILADELPHIA 3 New Jersey 1, WASHINGTON 0 Pittsburgh 2, TORONTO 1 Chicago 4, DETROIT 1 NY Islanders 4, FLORIDA 3 (SO) Arizona 5, VANCOUVER 0 HOCKEY HALL OF FAME INDUCTEES HONORED The Pittsb...
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  • Okposo's SO goal lifts surging Islanders to 4-3 win over Panthe…

    Okposo's SO goal lifts surging Islanders to 4-3 win over Panthers

    NHL.com Nov 14
    SUNRISE, Fla. - Kyle Okposo scored the deciding goal in the shootout, and the New York Islanders beat the Florida Panthers 4-3 on Friday night for their fifth straight victory. Nikolay Kulemin, Ryan Strome and John Tavares had goals in regula...
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  • Nielsen scores late in 3rd period, Halak posts shutout in Isles…

    Nielsen scores late in 3rd period, Halak posts shutout in Isles' 1-0 win over Coyotes

    NHL.com Nov 9
    GLENDALE, Ariz. - The way the New York Islanders begin their five-game trip out West, finishing it with three straight wins was quite rewarding. Frans Nielsen scored the lone goal with 2:31 left in the third period, Jaroslav Halak made 19 sav...
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  • Nielsen scores late in 3rd period, Halak posts shutout in Isles…

    Nielsen scores late in 3rd period, Halak posts shutout in Isles' 1-0 win over Coyotes

    NHL.com Nov 8
    GLENDALE, Ariz. - Frans Nielsen scored the lone goal with 2:31 left in the third period, Jaroslav Halak made 19 saves, and the New York Islanders held on for a 1-0 win over the Arizona Coyotes on Saturday night. The Islanders finished their f...
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  • NHL Three Stars: Tavares, Brassard play OT heroes for New York

    NHL Three Stars: Tavares, Brassard play OT heroes for New York

    No. 1 Star: John Tavares, New York Islanders The Isles captain scored two goals, including the power-play game-winner at 2:18 of overtime, to propel New York to a 3-2 win over ailing Anaheim. No. 2 Star: P.A. Parenteau, Montreal Canadiens Parenteau scor…
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  • Isles top Ducks in OT with Getzlaf, Perry out

    Isles top Ducks in OT with Getzlaf, Perry out

    ESPN.com Nov 6
    John Tavares scored his second goal on a power play 2:18 into overtime, and the New York Islanders snapped their three-game skid with a 3-2 victory over the injury-depleted Anaheim Ducks on Wednesday night.
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  • Video - Islanders Win In OT 00:39

    Islanders Win In OT

    Nov 26
    John Tavares' overtime goal lifted the Islanders past the Capitals 3-2.
  • Video - Islanders A Force In The Metropolitan 02:13

    Islanders A Force In The Metropolitan

    Nov 25
    After winning nine of the last 10, including a home-and-home sweep of the Penguins, has the Islanders near the top of the standings eyeing up bigger things this season.
  • Video - 'SportsCenter's' Inside The NHL 12:16

    'SportsCenter's' Inside The NHL

    Nov 25
    John Buccigross and Scott Burnside look at the surprising Islanders race to the top of the Metro Division and name favorites for the big awards through the first quarter of the season.
  • Video - 'SportsCenter's' Inside The NHL: Top 3 Goals 00:51

    'SportsCenter's' Inside The NHL: Top 3 Goals

    Nov 25
    John Buccigross counts down the top three goals of the week from across the NHL.

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