1. Stat Trick: Tampa Bay Lightning 5, New York Islanders 2

    Thursday night in Tampa, the Islanders suffered their six straight loss, all in regulation, as they blew a 2-1 lead and dropped a 5-2 decision to the Lightning. On to the trick:1. Steven Stamkos scored 14:16 into play for the game's only power play goal.

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Eric Hornick about almost 5 years ago 61 reads 0 comments

  2. Double Stat Trick: New York Islanders Lose to Florida, Philadelphia

    It was a lost weekend for the Isles as they dropped a pair of low-scoring games. On to the trick: 1. Saturday in Philadelphia, the Isles suffered their 14th consecutive loss to the Flyers (0-11-3) ...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Eric Hornick about almost 5 years ago 62 reads 0 comments

  3. Stat Trick: Carolina 4, Isles 1

    Eric Staal and Matt Cullen scored 2:53 apart in the first period, and that was enough. The Hurricanes handed the Islanders their third-straight loss 4-1 in Raleigh on Thursday night. On to the trick: 1...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Eric Hornick about almost 5 years ago 52 reads 0 comments

  4. Stat Trick: Washington 7, Isles 2

    Brendan Morrison scored just 65 seconds into play, and it was all down hill from there for the Isles, who lost defenseman Jack Hillen for 6-8 weeks as they dropped a 7-2 decision to the Capitals at the Coliseum on Tuesday...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Eric Hornick about almost 5 years ago 72 reads 1 comments

  5. Stat Trick: New Jersey Devils 4, New York Islanders 2

    Bryce Salvador scored with 6:49 to play in regulation as the Devils overcame a second period in which they were outshot 14-1 to defeat the Islanders 4-2 at the Coliseum. On to the trick: 1...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Eric Hornick about almost 5 years ago 48 reads 0 comments

  6. Stat Trick: Isles 2, Panthers 1 (shootout)

    Rob Schremp scored the deciding goal in the shootout as the Islanders defeated Florida 2-1 at the Coliseum on Thursday night. The win extends the Isles' home winning streak to six games. On to the trick: 1...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Eric Hornick about almost 5 years ago 54 reads 1 comments

  7. Pittsburgh-New York: Evegeny Malkin's Trick Keeps Islanders at Bay, 6-4

    It was too much Evegeny Malkin and too much Sidney Crosby tonight at Mellon Arena as the Penguins blew 3-0 and 4-1 leads but recovered to defeat the Isles 6-4. On to the trick: 1...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Eric Hornick about almost 5 years ago 69 reads 0 comments

  8. Stat Trick: New York Islanders 4, New Jersey Devils 0

    For the second time in less than a week, one of the top teams in the NHL over the past 15 years came into the Coliseum and were overwhelmed, and shutout, by the Islanders. Today it was New Jersey's turn, as the Isles blanked the Devils 4-0...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Eric Hornick about almost 5 years ago 69 reads 0 comments

  9. Stat Trick: New York Islanders 3, Buffalo Sabres 2 (shootout)

    Trent Hunter scored the deciding goal in the eighth round of the shootout as Rick DiPietro earned his first victory since 2008 with a 3-2 shootout victory over Buffalo at the Coliseum...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Eric Hornick about almost 5 years ago 95 reads 1 comments

  10. Stat Trick: Islanders-Red Wings, New York blanks Detroit 6-0

    The Islanders won four Stanley Cups in the early 1980s. The Red Wings finished near the bottom of the league in all four of those years. Since then, Detroit has finished in first place 15 times, and won four Stanley Cups, while the Islanders, well...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Eric Hornick about almost 5 years ago 123 reads 1 comments

  11. Islanders-Coyotes: Isles win 5-4 (shootout)

    Some games are stranger than others. When you get a hockey game where one team kills a five minute power play only to find themselves shorthanded for an additional 2:52 because they did not have ...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Eric Hornick about almost 5 years ago 98 reads 0 comments

  12. Stat Trick: Dallas Stars 4, New York Islanders 3

    Rick DiPietro made 24 saves in his first appearance in an NHL game in 53 weeks, but it was not enough as Dallas broke the Islanders' two-game win streak with a 4-3 win at American Airlines Center...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Eric Hornick about almost 5 years ago 52 reads 0 comments

  13. Stat Trick: Isles 3, Avalanche 2

    Kyle Okposo scored his seventh goal of the season with just 3:17 to play as the Islanders earned their first win in Colorado since 1999 by defeating the Avalanche, 3-2. On to the trick: 1...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Eric Hornick about almost 5 years ago 82 reads 0 comments

  14. Stat Trick: New York Islanders 6, Atlanta Thrashers 5 (shootout)

    The Islanders do not score five goals in a game very often. When they do, they need to win the game. After blowing 3-0, 4-1, and 5-2 leads, the Islanders finally did win, albeit in a shootout, ...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Eric Hornick about almost 5 years ago 79 reads 0 comments

  15. Stat Trick: Ottawa 3, Isles 2 (SO)

    Jon Sim scored in the opening minute of the third period to force overtime, and eventually a shootout, but the Senators scored on all three of their shootout attempts against Dwayne Roloson to defeat the Islanders 3-2 on New Year's Eve at Scotiabank Place

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Eric Hornick about almost 5 years ago 59 reads 0 comments

  16. New York Islanders: Decade in Review

    The Islanders will close out 2009, and the first decade of the 2000's on Thursday in Ottawa. Here's a quick Decade in Review: In the 2000's (Entering Thursday): Regular Season : ...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Eric Hornick about almost 5 years ago 159 reads 1 comments

  17. Stat Trick: Isles 2, Blue Jackets 1 (shootout)

    Dwayne Roloson made 41 saves and then stopped all three Columbus shooters in the shootout as the Islanders beat the Blue Jackets, 2-1 before 12,192 at the Coliseum...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Eric Hornick about almost 5 years ago 73 reads 0 comments

  18. Stat Trick: Philadelphia Flyers 2, New York Isles 1

    Jeff Carter's goal with 3:07 to play in the second period broke a 1-1 tie and the Flyers held on for a 2-1 victory over the Islanders...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Eric Hornick about almost 6 years ago 72 reads 2 comments

  19. Stat Trick: New York Islanders 3, New York Rangers 2 (overtime)

    Kyle Okposo scored the winning goal with 47 seconds to play in overtime to give the Islanders a 3-2 win at Madison Square Garden. It's the Islanders' second straight win at MSG and their third in four games against the rival Rangers this season...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Eric Hornick about 5 years ago 53 reads 2 comments

  20. Stat Trick: New York Islanders 3, Toronto Maple Leafs 1

    Trent Hunter and John Tavares scored goals 90 seconds apart in the second period, and the Islanders made it hold up in the third for a 3-1 victory over Toronto. On to the trick: 1...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Eric Hornick about 5 years ago 77 reads 0 comments

  21. Stat Trick: Lightning 4, Islanders 2

    Ryan Malone played with Sidney Crosby in Pittsburgh and now he plays with Steven Stamkos in Tampa Bay. If he only faced the Islanders, he might make the Hall of Fame before either of them. On to the trick: 1...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Eric Hornick about 5 years ago 54 reads 0 comments

  22. Stat Trick: Montreal Canadiens 3, New York Islanders 0

    Jaroslav Halak wants to be a number one goalie. The Islanders would tell you that he already is. Halak made 40 saves as the Canadiens blanked the Islanders in a blizzard at the Coliseum for Halak's third victory of the season over the Isles...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Eric Hornick about 5 years ago 116 reads 2 comments

  23. New York Rangers 5, New York Isles 2: A Stat Trick

    Henrik Lundqvist made 35 saves and the Rangers got a career night from Ryan Callahan as they earned a split of the home-and-home series with a 5-2 win at the Coliseum. On to the trick: 1. Lundqvist was the story for most of the first two periods...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Eric Hornick about 5 years ago 105 reads 0 comments

  24. Stat Trick:New York Islanders 2-New York Rangers 1

    The Islanders got a solid all-around effort, as they defeated the Rangers 2-1 at the Garden on Wednesday night. On to the trick: 1...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Eric Hornick about 5 years ago 71 reads 0 comments

  25. Stat Trick: Panthers 7, Isles 1

    Nathan Horton recorded his second career hat trick as the Florida Panthers pounded the Isles 7-1 on Monday night. On to the trick: 1. The Islanders were generous hosts, with giveaways galore, but were in the game through two periods, trailing just 3-1..

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Eric Hornick about 5 years ago 53 reads 0 comments