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NEW YORK – New York Islanders center Anders Lee, who led all rookies with seven goals and 15 points (7-8—15) in 15 games, has been named the NHL Rookie of the Month for February. Lee edged Ottawa Senators teammates Mike Hoffman (6-7—13 in 12 GP...Upvote Share Tweet
Picking winners of five blockbuster trades from the past 25 yearsthehockeynews.com Feb 28 (yesterday)25 YEARS AGO RANGERS ACQUIRE: Mike Gartner NORTH STARS ACQUIRE: Ulf Dahlen; 1990 4th-rounder (Cal McCowan); 1991 4th-rounder (Alexei Zhitnik) THE BREAKDOWN: After a decade in Washington, Gartner hadn’t played a full season with the North Stars before be…Upvote Share Tweet
Halak sets Isles' single-season win recordESPN.com Feb 27 (2 days ago)Jaroslav Halak set the Islanders' team record with his 33rd win of the season, and Ryan Strome scored a power-play goal in the first-period to lift New York to a 2-1 victory over the Calgary Flames on Friday night.Upvote Share TweetESPN.com Feb 27 (3 days ago)Calgary Flames captain Mark Giordano has been sidelined indefinitely with an undisclosed upper-body injury and won't play against the New York Islanders on Friday night.Upvote Share TweetThe New York Islanders aren’t about to give up their franchise’s name when the team moves to Brooklyn next season. However, it looks as if the team will have a third jersey that fits in with the colors of the NBA’s Brooklyn Nets – and that doesn’t inclu…Upvote Share Tweet
THN Trade Deadline preview: Metropolitan Divisionthehockeynews.com Feb 25 (5 days ago)With the Eastern Conference about as wide open as it gets in the parity-laden NHL, the trade deadline could be huge in the Metropolitan Division. Who knows if, come deadline day, a GM from one of the three main contenders swings a deal that changes thei…Upvote Share Tweet
Islanders score 4 in 3rd to clobber CoyotesESPN.com Feb 24 (5 days ago)Matt Martin and Johnny Boychuk scored less than a minute apart early in the third to break a tie and the New York Islanders went on to rout the Arizona Coyotes 5-1 on Tuesday night.Upvote Share TweetUNIONDALE, N.Y. -- Nick Leddy has been everything the New York Islanders could have hoped for when they acquired him from the Chicago Blackhawks before the start of the season. On Tuesday they made sure he'll be around for a while. The Islande...Upvote Share TweetThe Canucks are in a dogfight for a playoff berth, and are battling division rivals Calgary, San Jose and Los Angeles – as well as Winnipeg and the hard-charging Minnesota Wild – to make it back to the post-season after missing out in 2013-14. And altho…Upvote Share Tweet
Rogers Hometown Hockey: Boischatel, QuebecNHL.com Feb 22CITY in Canada will televise "Rogers Hometown Hockey" on Sunday at 5:30 p.m. ET. The show will be followed by the game between the Vancouver Canucks and New York Islanders. The location this week is Boischatel, Quebec, and the half-hour program wi...Upvote Share Tweetthehockeynews.com Feb 21From storming off the NBC set in protest of the 1-3-1 to calling fellow analyst Keith Jones “a dick” to ripping Alex Ovechkin, we can agree Mike Milbury is no shrinking violet. More like Audrey Jr., the man-eating plant in The Little Shop of Horrors. Mi…Upvote Share Tweet
QMJHL Roundup: McDonald makes 50 saves as Islanders double Sea DogsNHL.com Feb 20CHARLOTTETOWN - A strong first period offensively and solid goaltending led the Charlottetown Islanders to victory on Friday night. Bradley Kennedy scored the first of three straight 1:39 into the first period on the power play and Mason McDo...Upvote Share Tweet
Daily News rides to Lake Placid with Team USA and Islanders great Ken Morrownydailynews.com Feb 20Sunlight was glinting off the snow and high peaks were all around him and now Ken Morrow, grandfather of five, knew he was getting close.Upvote Share Tweet
Islanders snap Predators' 6-game winning streak with 5-2 victoryNHL.com Feb 19UNIONDALE, N.Y. - Nick Leddy had a goal and two assists, Jaroslav Halak tied the team record for wins in a season, and the New York Islanders cooled off the NHL-leading Nashville Predators with a 5-2 win on Thursday night. Brian Strait, John ...Upvote Share Tweet
Isles’ Mikhail Grabovski injured on thunderous check by Predators’ Eric Nystromthehockeynews.com Feb 19New York Islanders forward Mikhail Grabovski has a long history of head injuries over the course of his eight NHL easons, and he had another incident to add to the list Thursday after absorbing a massive check from Nashville winger Eric Nystrom. The Isl…Upvote Share Tweetyahoo.com Feb 19UNIONDALE, N.Y. — Nashville Predators rookie and Long Island native Anthony Bitetto stood outside the team’s Nassau Coliseum locker room recalling memories of the old barn when he was a kid. For the 24-year old rookie, Thursday’s meeting with the New Yo…Upvote Share Tweetyahoo.com Feb 19UNIONDALE, N.Y. -- The “numbers game.” We hear it every training camp when certain players get cut from the NHL roster and are assigned to the AHL. "We wanted to keep you with the big club, but..." Anders Lee of the New York Islanders was intr…Upvote Share Tweet
McClement Scores Twice In Carolina WinFeb 28Jay McClement scored two goals to increase his season total to six in the Hurricanes' 5-3 win over the Islanders.
Believe In The IslandersFeb 27ESPN hockey analyst Barry Melrose talks about his six reasons why you should root for the New York Islanders to win the Stanley Cup.
Canucks Blank IslandersFeb 22Radim Vrbata scored his 22nd goal of the season in the Canucks' 4-0 victory over the Islanders.
Capitals Dispatch Islanders In ShootoutFeb 21Evgeny Kuznetsov scored the lone goal in the shootout to lift the Capitals to a 3-2 victory over the Islanders.
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With Chicago Bulls' Jimmy Butler injured, the odds are against a deep play…Mar 1Yet again, the Bulls are the NBA's most injured team. With Jimmy Butler now out along with Taj Gibson and Derrick Rose, a deep playoff run will be nearly impossible, Michael Wilbon writes.
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