1. New York Islanders: Dylan Reese out 4-6 Weeks with MCL Knee Sprain

    The Islanders have announced on their official twitter page this morning that defenseman Dylan Reese , who left last night's game against Philadelphia with an injury, has an MCL sprain on his left knee and will miss the next 4-6 weeks...

    Daniel Friedman Written by Daniel Friedman about almost 3 years ago 486 reads 1 comments

  2. Evgeni Nabokov Steals Show for New York Islanders in Shootout Win

    New York Islanders 1, Philadelphia Flyers 0 (SO) Nearly 13 hours later, I still cannot find the proper words to describe last night's game between the Islanders and Flyers...

    Daniel Friedman Written by Daniel Friedman about almost 3 years ago 285 reads 2 comments

  3. New York Islanders: No Travis Hamonic, Big Problem

    In case his on-ice efforts have failed to demonstrate his value to this team, Travis Hamonic 's absence from the New York Islander lineup should do the trick...

    Daniel Friedman Written by Daniel Friedman about almost 3 years ago 1,312 reads 3 comments

  4. Sabres vs. Islanders: Clock Strikes Midnight, Isles Come Up Short, 4-3 (SO)

    Last night's game was not a very good one for either team in the building. Offensively and defensively, the Buffalo Sabres were all over the place...

    Daniel Friedman Written by Daniel Friedman about almost 3 years ago 253 reads 0 comments

  5. 25 NHL All-Star Game Snubs

    All-Star snubs are, unfortunately, a recurring development, and a major reason why the NHL All-Star Game itself continues to lose its appeal with each passing season...

    Daniel Friedman Written by Daniel Friedman about almost 3 years ago 3,373 reads 57 comments

  6. Myths, Facts and Solutions: How to Fix the Broken New York Islanders

    It's no secret that the New York Islanders have not been having a good season. The Isles have just 11 wins and find themselves at the bottom of both the Atlantic Division and the Eastern Conference...

    Daniel Friedman Written by Daniel Friedman about almost 3 years ago 654 reads 9 comments

  7. NY Rangers 3, NY Islanders 0: Isles Can Learn Much from Crosstown Foes

    The New York Islanders might want to hold onto the film from Monday night's 3-0 loss. The New York Rangers put on an absolute clinic in this game...

    Daniel Friedman Written by Daniel Friedman about 3 years ago 322 reads 2 comments

  8. New York Islanders Game Preview: Isles Seek Elusive Win at Madison Square Garden

    People seem to like the newly revamped Madison Square Garden, myself included. That is, assuming you don't play for the New York Islanders , who didn't exactly have a great time there last week, when they dropped a 4-2 contest...

    Daniel Friedman Written by Daniel Friedman about 3 years ago 195 reads 1 comments

  9. New York Islanders Game Preview: NY Looks to Jet Away with a Victory in Winnipeg

    Tonight, the New York Islanders are in Winnipeg for the first time since 1996. For the visitors, this game represents not only two points, but a potential step in the right direction...

    Daniel Friedman Written by Daniel Friedman about 3 years ago 171 reads 0 comments

  10. Each NHL Team's 2011-2012 Unsung Hero

    These days, the NHL has been blessed with a bevy of talented players throughout the league. Naturally, it's the superstars that grace billboards and shine under the spotlights, but those are both advantages and disadvantages...

    Daniel Friedman Written by Daniel Friedman about 3 years ago 3,903 reads 34 comments

  11. Islanders vs. Sabres: Al Montoya, Isles Edge Buffalo Sabres 2-1

    "You guys won yesterday. If you win again today, that's two games in a row. That's called a winning streak. It has happened before." Indeed, the rumors are true: the New York Islanders are officially on a winning streak...

    Daniel Friedman Written by Daniel Friedman about 3 years ago 309 reads 1 comments

  12. New York Islanders: Third Jersey Backlash Is Sheer Stupidity

    The New York Islanders unveiled their new third jerseys at a charity event yesterday. The team's latest threads received disproportionately negative reviews and had Isles rooters from Hempstead to the Hamptons outraged in disgust...

    Daniel Friedman Written by Daniel Friedman about 3 years ago 3,339 reads 9 comments

  13. Islanders vs. Rangers: Islanders Show Pulse, Left Heartbroken

    The New York Islanders had a golden opportunity to come away with a resounding victory against the New York Rangers last night, but instead fell short against their geographic rivals, 4-2 at Nassau Coliseum...

    Daniel Friedman Written by Daniel Friedman about 3 years ago 256 reads 3 comments

  14. NYI vs. NYR Game Preview: In a New York Minute, Islanders Can Turn the Page

    The struggling New York Islanders will look to snap out of their slump tonight with a win over their archrivals, the New York Rangers , at Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum...

    Daniel Friedman Written by Daniel Friedman about 3 years ago 163 reads 0 comments

  15. NHL All-Star Voting: 25 Players Who Should Be on the Ballot

    Last week, the NHL released the voting ballots for the 2011-12 All-Star Game in Ottawa, Ontario. Most of the usual suspects (Alex Ovechkin, Tim Thomas, Nicklas Lidstrom, Steven Stamkos, Ryan Miller, Zdeno Chara, to name a few) are on the list...

    Daniel Friedman Written by Daniel Friedman about 3 years ago 4,795 reads 33 comments

  16. New York Islanders Recap: Isles Blow 3-0 Lead, Fall to Colorado Avalanche 4-3

    For Islander fans, last night's defeat was a tough one to swallow. New York got off to a great start and played arguably their best hockey of the season through 40 minutes of regulation time...

    Daniel Friedman Written by Daniel Friedman about 3 years ago 154 reads 0 comments

  17. NYI Game Recap: Abysmal Defensive Effort Dooms Isles as Boston Bruins Win 6-2

    Last night, the New York Islanders played a game they'll soon want to forget, as the Boston Bruins scored early and often, knocking out the Isles by a 6-2 margin...

    Daniel Friedman Written by Daniel Friedman about 3 years ago 170 reads 5 comments

  18. New York Islanders Game Preview: Isles Look to Get on a Roll vs. Boston Bruins

    The New York Islanders earned a huge and potential momentum-shifting victory over the Washington Capitals Saturday night. They will face the defending Stanley Cup champions, the Boston Bruins , tonight at Boston's TD Banknorth Garden on Versus...

    Daniel Friedman Written by Daniel Friedman about 3 years ago 187 reads 0 comments

  19. NHL: 15 Ageless Wonders

    In today's NHL , young guns like Sidney Crosby , Alex Ovechkin, Steven Stamkos and Jonathan Toews, to name just a few, are the centers of attention...

    Daniel Friedman Written by Daniel Friedman about 3 years ago 1,619 reads 8 comments

  20. New York Islanders Game Recap: Isles End Slide, Edge Washington Capitals 5-3

    After falling behind 2-0 in the first period, it appeared the New York Islanders were headed for their seventh consecutive loss...

    Daniel Friedman Written by Daniel Friedman about 3 years ago 183 reads 0 comments

  21. New York Islanders Game Recap: Winnipeg "Jets" by Isles 3-0

    New York's winless streak hit six last night, as the Islanders were defeated by the Winnipeg Jets , 3-0. It was a disappointing game from start to finish...

    Daniel Friedman Written by Daniel Friedman about 3 years ago 167 reads 2 comments

  22. NHL 2011-12 Regular Season: 10 Biggest Early Surprises

    The 2011-12 NHL regular season is now in full swing. Sure, it's early, but there have already been a number of highlight-reel plays, suspensions, you name it. There's a ton of talent in this league, and it's on full display right now...

    Daniel Friedman Written by Daniel Friedman about 3 years ago 1,484 reads 5 comments

  23. New York Islanders Game Recap: Isles Sink New York Rangers 4-2

    John Tavares is a man possessed right now. With eight points in his last two games, the New York Islanders ' star has risen to the top of the hill, and he's currently tied ...

    Daniel Friedman Written by Daniel Friedman about 3 years ago 222 reads 2 comments

  24. New York Islanders Game Recap: Isles Bury Minnesota Wild Early, Win 2-1

    It didn't take long for the New York Islanders to bounce back from Saturday night's loss against Florida ...

    Daniel Friedman Written by Daniel Friedman about 3 years ago 215 reads 0 comments

  25. New York Islanders Game Recap: Florida Panthers Edge Isles 2-0

    The Isles' highly-anticipated home opener went sour, as they were defeated by the Florida Panthers 2-0. Naturally, this was an immense letdown for the fans, both those who packed the Coliseum and those watching at home...

    Daniel Friedman Written by Daniel Friedman about 3 years ago 291 reads 2 comments