NEW YORK, NY - MARCH 13:  Jeff Skinner #53 of the Carolina Hurricanes celebrates his goal against the New York Islanders during their game at the Barclays Center on March 13, 2017 in New York City.  (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Islanders routed by Carolina in 8-4 loss

NEW YORK – The Islanders first game back in Brooklyn was one to forget on Monday night. With an impending blizzard heading towards the area, the Islanders were rocked by a Hurricane before hand in an 8-4 loss to Carolina. A roughly 10 minute span in the second period saw the Hurricanes score four goals […]

NEW YORK, NY - MARCH 29:  Jeff Skinner #53 of the Carolina Hurricanes skates against Justin Faulk #27 of the Carolina Hurricanes during their game at the Barclays Center on March 29, 2016 in New York City.  (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Home sweet home: Islanders host Hurricanes

EAST MEADOW, N.Y. – Another night, another important game for the Islanders. After a franchise record nine-game road trip, the Islanders are back on Barclays Center ice on Monday for the first game of a home-andtome with the Carolina Hurricanes. The Islanders remained in the playoff hunt with a 5-3-1 record during the nine-game trip, […]

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The End Is Near! Islanders Visit St. Louis to End Epic Trip

New York Islanders  (32-23-11) 75 Pts @  St. Louis Blues (34-27-5) 73 Pts When: March 11th, 2107 Where: Scottrade Center Time: 8PM EST TV: MSG+ (Brendan Burke, Butch Goring) Radio: AM 970, 88.7FM – WRHU, 103.9FM – LI News (Chris King, Greg Picker) The end of the Islanders’ franchise-long nine-game road trip has finally arrived. […]

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Andrew Ladd Lights Lamp In OT to Give Islanders Huge Win

The Islanders certainly know how to keep it exciting. What they don’t know is how to keep a lead late in the period. A problem that has plagued this team for years reared its ugly head again last night, but thankfully the Isles were able to overcome it this time for a thrilling 4-3 OT […]

NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 07: Adam Pelech #50 of the New York Islanders skates against the Vancouver Canucks at the Barclays Center on November 7, 2016 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. The Islanders defeated the Canucks 4-2. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Islanders Visit Vancouver In Penultimate Game of Trip

New York Islanders  (31-23-11) 73 Pts @  Vancouver Canucks (28-30-8) 64 Pts When: March 9th, 2107 Where: Rogers Arena, Vancouver, BC Time: 10 PM EST TV: MSG (Brendan Burke, Butch Goring) Radio: AM 970, 88.7FM – WRHU, 103.9FM – LI News (Chris King, Greg Picker) The Islanders continue on their seemingly never-ending road trip, as […]

NEW YORK, NY - FEBRUARY 07:  John Tavares #91 of the New York Islanders takes the opening faceoff against Connor McDavid #97 of the Edmonton Oilers at the Barclays Center on February 7, 2016 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City.  (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Islanders Make First Visit to Rogers Place to Face Oilers

New York Islanders  (30-23-11) 71 Pts @  Edmonton Oilers (35-22-8) 78 Pts When: March 7th, 2107 Where: Rogers Place, Edmonton, AB Time: 9 PM EST TV: MSG+2 (Brendan Burke, Butch Goring) Radio: 660AM, 101.9FM – WFAN, 88.7FM – WRHU, 103.9FM – LI News< (Chris King, Greg Picker) The Islanders head to Edmonton this evening for […]

NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 28: John Tavares #91 of the New York Islanders celebrates his goal at 7:28 of the first period against the Calgary Flames at the Barclays Center on November 28, 2016 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City.

Next Stop Calgary, As Islanders Try to Douse the Flames

New York Islanders  (30-22-11) 71 Pts @  Calgary Flames (35-26-4) 74 Pts When: March 5th, 2107 Where: Scotiabank Saddledome, Calgary, AB Time: 4 PM EST TV: MSG+ (Brendan Burke, Butch Goring) Radio: 970 AM, WRHU 88.7 FM, and WRCN 103.9 FM (Chris King, Greg Picker) This afternoon, the Islanders head to Calgary to take on […]

NEW YORK, NY - DECEMBER 15:  Brian Campbell #51 of the Chicago Blackhawks is checked by Cal Clutterbuck #15 of the New York Islanders during the second period at the Barclays Center on December 15, 2016 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City.  (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Islanders In Second City To Take On Hot, But Hurting, Hawks

New York Islanders  (30-22-10) 70 Pts @  Chicago Blackhawks (40-18-5) 85pts When: March 3rd, 2107 Where: United Center, Chicago, IL Time: 8:30 PM EST TV: MSG+ (Brendan Burke, Butch Goring) Radio: 970 AM, WRHU 88.7 FM, and WRCN 103.9 FM (Chris King, Greg Picker) After an exhausting, yet satisfying come from behind victory last night […]

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Islanders Roar Back In Third to Stun Stars

The Islanders came out like a house on fire. They took the play to Dallas right off the bat. Ryan Strome scored on the breakaway, 9:29 into the game, and it looked like the Isles were well on their way. They were firing pucks at Antti Niemi left and right. Unfortunately, many didn’t get through. […]

NEW YORK, NY - JULY 08:  Joshua Ho-Sang #66 skates in the 2015 New York Islanders Blue & White Rookie Scrimmage & Skills Competition at the Barclays Center on July 8, 2015 in Brooklyn borough of New York City.  (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

After Rocky Start, Ho-Sang Excited For First NHL Game

After many ups and down, Josh Ho-Sang finally will get his shot with the big club starting tonight, when the Islanders travel to Dallas to take on the Stars at 8:30 PM. It seems like a long time, but it’s only been two and a half yeas since Ho-Sang was drafted. Ah, the trials and […]

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Try as He Might, Snow Comes Up Empty at Deadline

Well, 3 PM has passed, and no one from another franchise is going to be wearing blue and orange tomorrow. If the rumors are true, you have to give Garth Snow some credit. He tried desperately to pry Matt Duchene away from Colorado, to no avail. Rumor has it he offered two separate deals with […]

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Islanders Respond to ‘Upbeat’ Practice Following Loss in Columbus

Doug Weight was happy with the practice he put the Islanders through on Monday morning. After a 7-0 loss in Columbus on Saturday, the Islanders responded with an uptempo practice at Northwell Health Ice Center. “I didn’t want a somber, blow the whistle hard practice,” the Islanders interim head coach said. “I wanted an upbeat, […]

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Overtime on the Island: Islanders Trade Deadline Talk

On this episode of Overtime on the Island, Mark Weiner and Nick Valastro discuss the team’s hot play as of late and how the playoff picture is setting up for the Isles. Then, Mark and Nick look forward to the trade deadline and debate if New York will be making a big splash by Wednesday afternoon. Finally, […]

NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 21:  Fans arrive for a preseason game between the New York Islanders and the New Jersey Devils at the Barclays Center on September 21, 2013 in Brooklyn borough of New York City.The game is the first professional hockey match to be held in the arena that is slated to be the new home for the Islanders at the start of the 2015-2016 season.  (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Report: Rangers Ownership Backs Islanders Arena at Belmont

The news cycle on the Islanders arena situation never stops, and on Friday it took another turn. The owners of the New York Rangers and New York Mets are said to be teaming up with the New York Islanders to build a new arena next to Belmont Park, which is in Elmont, just outside of […]

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Beau Knows Homecomings; Islanders Blank Canadiens

Sometimes you can’t script even the best drama, and if tonight is any indication, Beau knows drama. Anthony Beauvillier, who grew up an hour away from the Bell Centre in Montreal, scored the game winner, his first ever, as the Islanders shut out the Canadiens 3-0. It was the first time since April of 2014 […]

NEW YORK, NY - OCTOBER 26:  Travis Hamonic #3 of the New York Islanders and Andrew Shaw #65 of the Montreal Canadiens battle during the second period at the Barclays Center on October 26, 2016 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City.  (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Islanders Travel to Montreal Hoping to Humble the Habs

New York Islanders  (28-21-10) 66 Pts @  Montreal Canadiens (32-20-8) 72 pts When: February 23rd, 2107 Where: Bell Centre, Montreal, QC Time: 7:30 PM EST TV: MSG+ (Brendan Burke, Butch Goring) Radio: 660 AM, 101.9 FM, WRHU 88.7 FM and WRCN 103.9 FM (Chris King, Greg Picker) The Islanders begin the second leg of their […]

BRIDGEPORT, CT - DECEMBER 22:  Members of the Bridgeport Sound Tigers wear jerseys emblazoned with the names of Sandy Hook Elementary shooting victims during a moment of silence before a game against the Adirondack Phantoms at Webster Bank Arena at Harbor Yard on December 22, 2012 in Bridgeport, Connecticut.  (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Bridgeport Sound Tigers Continue To Obliterate Rest of AHL

By now you know the names that the Islanders have to look forward to in their lineup of the future: Josh Ho-Sang, Michael Dal Colle, Devon Toews, Eamon MacAdam, and Ryan Pulock to name a few. If you’re the Bridgeport Sound Tigers, the future is now. If the way these guys are performing currently is […]

NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 09:  Bracken Kearns #38 of the New York Islanders skates against the Buffalo Sabres at the Barclays Center on April 9, 2016 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. The Sabres defeated the Islanders 4-3 in overtime.  (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Islanders Recall Bracken Kearns On Emergency Basis

With Casey Cizikas and Cal Clutterbuck banged up after last night’s 3-1 victory in Detroit, the Islanders decided to make a move for a fresh body. The team placed Shane Prince on IR, retroactive  to 2/12, and recalled Bracken Kearns from AHL Bridgeport. Kearns, 35, is the Sound Tigers’ leading scorer with 18 goals and […]

NEW YORK, NY - DECEMBER 04: Anders Lee #27 of the New York Islanders (R) scores at 5:16 of the first period against Petr Mrazek #34 of the Detroit Red Wings at the Barclays Center on December 4, 2016 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Islanders Head To Detroit To Begin Season Defining Trip

New York Islanders  (27-21-10) @  Detroit Red Wings(24-25-10) When: February 21st, 2107 Where: Joe Louis Arena, Detroit, MI Time: 7:30 PM EST TV: MSG+2 (Brendan Burke, Butch Goring) Radio: AM 970, WRHU 88.7 FM and WRCN 103.9 FM (Chris King, Greg Picker) The Islanders head to Joe Louis Arena tonight to begin a make-or-break road […]

NEWARK, NJ - FEBRUARY 18:  Johnny Boychuk #55 of the New York Islanders in action against the New Jersey Devils on February 18, 2017 at Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey. The Devils defeated the Islanders 3-2.  (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Islanders Need Road Wins to Remain in Chaotic Playoff Hunt

Just in case it wasn’t evident enough how crucial the Islanders upcoming road trip was, Monday night was a shinning example of how bad New York will need points over the next nine games. While the Islanders settled into their hotel rooms in preparation for Tuesday’s game in Detroit, the fight for the final wild […]

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