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 …


Sharks show depth, character in win over Isles (Comcast SportsNet Bay Area)

By at 14 March, 2014, 8:57 pm

Yes, the New York Islanders are buried in last place in the Metropolitan Division. And, yes, a case can be made that after their selloff at the trade deadline and with star center John Tavares out for the rest of the season, they are the worst team in…


Colborne scores twice, Flames beat Isles 4-3 (The Associated Press)

By at 8 March, 2014, 1:18 am

On the night Calgary honored former star Joe Nieuwendyk, an inspired new generation of young centers led the Flames to a thrilling victory. Joe Colborne scored twice and Sean Monahan had the other goal in a furious third- period rally that saw Calgary …


Sundstrom lifts Islanders over Senators, 5-2 (The Associated Press)

By at 29 September, 2013, 9:02 pm

BARRIE, Ontario (AP) — Johan Sundstrom scored twice to lead the New York Islanders to a 5-2 victory over the Ottawa Senators in a split-squad preseason game Sunday night.


Islanders beat Senators 4-1 to sweep SS series (The Associated Press)

By at 29 September, 2013, 8:33 pm

OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) — Riley Wetmore and Ryan Strome scored first-period goals to lead the New York Islanders to a 4-1 victory over Ottawa and a sweep of a split-squad series against the Senators on Sunday night that closed out the NHL preseason.


Tavares helps Islanders beat Predators 6-4 (The Associated Press)

By at 27 September, 2013, 8:10 pm

UNIONDALE, N.Y. (AP) — John Tavares scored two first-period goals, leading the New York Islanders to a 6-4 preseason victory against the Nashville Predators on Friday night.


Greatest comebacks in sport (Reuters)

By at 25 September, 2013, 8:24 am

Sept 25 (Reuters) – Oracle Team USA are bidding to complete the greatest comeback in America’s Cup sailing history when they face Emirates Team New Zealand in a winner-takes-all race in San Francisco on Wednesday. Oracle had trailed 8-1 in the best-of-…


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.


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.


Penguins blow out Senators again, advance to Eastern Conference finals (Puck Daddy)

By at 24 May, 2013, 8:57 pm

Canada, you may want to sit down.
The Pittsburgh Penguins advanced to the Eastern Conference finals Friday, eliminating the Ottawa Senators — the last remaining Canadian team — with a decisive 6-2 victory in Game 5.
With that, an American club …