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Vigneault’s softer tone replaces Tortorella’s bark (The Associated Press)

By at 24 September, 2013, 11:53 am

NEW YORK (AP) — The message from the New York Rangers bench might not be any different than in years past. The tone in which it is delivered most likely will be.


Tavares ready to lead Islanders back to playoffs (The Associated Press)

By at 24 September, 2013, 11:47 am

UNIONDALE, N.Y. (AP) — With their eyes squarely on the future, the New York Islanders can harken back to some recent history to build on.


Optimistic Noel, Jets head to Western Conference (The Associated Press)

By at 24 September, 2013, 11:13 am

WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) — Jets coach Claude Noel speaks in simple, straight-forward terms a lot of the time. He is one of these what-you-see-is-what-you-get leaders.


Rinne backstops Predators to 2-0 win over Isles (The Associated Press)

By at 22 September, 2013, 6:37 pm

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Pekka Rinne made 13 saves in his first preseason game to lead the Nashville Predators to a 2-0 victory over the New York Islanders on Sunday night.


Schneider backstops Devils to 3-0 win over Isles (The Associated Press)

By at 21 September, 2013, 9:24 pm

NEW YORK (AP) — The result of the New York Islanders’ preseason game at the Barclays Center on Saturday night was secondary to the initial impression the arena left on the team and its fans.


Bailey helps Islanders beat Devils 5-3 (The Associated Press)

By at 19 September, 2013, 7:58 pm

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Josh Bailey scored two short-handed goals in the first period, leading the New York Islanders to a 5-3 preseason victory over the New Jersey Devils on Thursday night.


Monhan scores 2, Flames top Islanders twice (The Associated Press)

By at 17 September, 2013, 10:19 pm

REGINA, Saskatchewan (AP) — Sean Monahan scored two goals for the Calgary Flames, who completed a preseason sweep of split-squad preseason games against the New York Islanders with a 4-2 win on Tuesday night.


Wideman nets 2, Flames top Isles 5-3 (The Associated Press)

By at 17 September, 2013, 10:04 pm

CALGARY, Alberta (AP) — Dennis Wideman scored two of Calgary’s four second-period goals, and the Flames topped the New York Islanders 5-3 in a split-squad preseason matchup on Tuesday night.


Panthers bring Tim Thomas in on tryout deal (The Associated Press)

By at 16 September, 2013, 2:27 pm

SUNRISE, Fla. (AP) — Tim Thomas wanted back in the NHL. The Florida Panthers wanted goaltending help.


Islanders take practice run at new Brooklyn home (The Associated Press)

By at 12 September, 2013, 6:12 pm

NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Islanders rode the train from Long Island to Brooklyn – a trek they hope many of their fans will take once the club moves there in two years.