Canucks acquire defenceman Pedan from Islanders for Mallet, pickNHL.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 ...Upvote Share TweetNHL.com Nov 11Nov. 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...Upvote Share Tweet
Capitals' Ovechkin leaves practice with injury: reportNHL.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...Upvote Share Tweetthehockeynews.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…Upvote Share Tweetyahoo.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 …Upvote Share Tweet
Monday's NHL CapsulesNHL.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...Upvote Share TweetNHL.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...Upvote Share Tweetyahoo.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…Upvote Share Tweet
Struggles, streaks, and scoring: 10 unexpected stats at the quarter point of the seasonthehockeynews.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 …Upvote Share Tweet
QMJHL Roundup: Clapperton's hat trick leads Oceanic to 8-2 rout over IslandersNHL.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...Upvote Share TweetUNIONDALE, 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 ...Upvote Share TweetNHL.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...Upvote Share Tweet
The next great two-way center? Colin White headlines The Hot Listthehockeynews.com Nov 18It 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…Upvote Share Tweet
Around the League notebook for Saturday, Nov. 15NHL.com Nov 16SATURDAY'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 ...Upvote Share Tweet
Paquette, inserted into lineup in place of Drouin, helps Lightning beat Islanders 5-2NHL.com Nov 15TAMPA, 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...Upvote Share Tweet
Around the League notebook for Friday, Nov. 14NHL.com Nov 15FRIDAY’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...Upvote Share Tweet
Okposo's SO goal lifts surging Islanders to 4-3 win over PanthersNHL.com Nov 14SUNRISE, 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...Upvote Share Tweet
Nielsen scores late in 3rd period, Halak posts shutout in Isles' 1-0 win over CoyotesNHL.com Nov 9GLENDALE, 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...Upvote Share TweetNHL.com Nov 8GLENDALE, 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...Upvote Share TweetNo. 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…Upvote Share TweetESPN.com Nov 6John 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.Upvote Share Tweet
Islanders Win In OTNov 26John Tavares' overtime goal lifted the Islanders past the Capitals 3-2.
Islanders A Force In The MetropolitanNov 25After 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.
'SportsCenter's' Inside The NHLNov 25John 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.
'SportsCenter's' Inside The NHL: Top 3 GoalsNov 25John Buccigross counts down the top three goals of the week from across the NHL.
Should RG3 Be QB2?Nov 26By Peter King I think Washington coach Jay Gruden made a mistake benching Robert Griffin III in favor of Colt McCoy. I say that with the full understanding that Griffin is awful right now. “He has the yips,” says Chris Cooley, the analyst on the team’s …
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Patriots-Packers showdown highlights quality post-Thanksgiving feast -- Jo…Nov 26John Clayton's First and Goal: After a three-game Thanksgiving Day feast, Week 13 offers plenty -- including a Patriots-Packers showdown -- to whet appetites.
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