Islanders blank playoff-hopeful Blue Jackets (The SportsXchange)

By at 23 March, 2014, 3:29 pm

UNIONDALE, N.Y. — For the New York Islanders, the tone of a frustrating season was set in their home opener Oct. 5, when they blew a two-goal third-period lead in a shootout loss to the Columbus Blue Jackets. Almost five months later, one of the few …


Red Wings 3, Maple Leafs 2 (The SportsXchange)

By at 18 March, 2014, 8:29 pm

DETROIT — Winger Gustav Nyquist scored twice and the Detroit Red Wings held on for a 3-2 win over the Toronto Maple Leafs on Tuesday night at Joe Louis Arena.


Bruins 4, Wild 1 (The SportsXchange)

By at 17 March, 2014, 8:24 pm

BOSTON — The Boston Bruins won their ninth straight game and beat the Minnesota Wild for the first time at TD Garden, winning 4-1 on Monday night.


Bobrovsky, Okposo, Niemi named Three Stars (The SportsXchange)

By at 17 March, 2014, 10:30 am

Columbus Blue Jackets goaltender Sergei Bobrovsky, New York Islanders right wing Kyle Okposo and San Jose Sharks goaltender Antti Niemi were named the NHL’s “Three Stars” for the week. Bobrovsky posted a 2-0-1 record with a 1.58 goals-against average …


Ducks 6, Avalanche 4 (The SportsXchange)

By at 14 March, 2014, 10:02 pm

DENVER — Center Kyle Palmieri scored two goals in a span of 47 seconds in Anaheim’s big second period and the Ducks beat the Colorado Avalanche 6-4 on Friday night.


Sharks stay hot, beat Islanders on road (The SportsXchange)

By at 14 March, 2014, 9:17 pm

UNIONDALE, N.Y. — Unlike the handful of teams vying for the two Western Conference wild card spots, the San Jose Sharks’ place in the playoffs is secure. But as the Sharks have learned over the last six weeks, the intensity is the same at the top of …


Coyotes’ Bissonnette gets suspension reduced to 3 games (The SportsXchange)

By at 28 September, 2013, 5:43 pm

Phoenix Coyotes forward Paul Bissonnette’s suspension has been reduced from 10 games to three games for his conduct in leaving his team’s bench to join an on-ice altercation in an exhibition game with the Los Angeles Kings on Sept. 15.


Isles’ Clutterbuck could miss extended time (The SportsXchange)

By at 18 September, 2013, 2:25 pm

New York Islanders forward Cal Clutterbuck will miss “extended time” after he was cut by a skate during an exhibition game on Tuesday night.


NHL releases preseason schedule (The SportsXchange)

By at 8 August, 2013, 9:40 am

The NHL released its preseason schedule Thursday, which opens Sept. 14 and includes games in 13 non-league venues.


NHL announces 2013-14 schedule (The SportsXchange)

By at 19 July, 2013, 12:40 pm

The NHL announced the 2013-14 season schedule Friday, highlighted by the Chicago Blackhawks raising their second Stanley Cup championship banner in four years, the return of outdoor games and the new conference and division alignment.