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Vancouver Canucks' Zack MacEwan celebrates his goal against the New York Islanders during the second period of an NHL hockey game Tuesday, March 10, 2020, in Vancouver, British Columbia. (Darryl Dyck/The Canadian Press via AP)

Miller scores only goal in shootout, Canucks top Islanders

Mar. 11, 2020 2:38 AM EDT

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — J.T. Miller scored the only goal in the shootout and the Vancouver Canucks beat the New York Islanders 5-4 Tuesday night to move into a wild-card playoff spot in the tight Western Conference. "I think in the third, the difference today was we brought another level," said...

Ottawa Senators right wing Bobby Ryan (9) and New York Islanders defenseman Scott Mayfield (24) vie for the puck during second period NHL hockey action in Ottawa on Thursday, March 5, 2020. (Fred Chartrand/The Canadian Press via AP)

Anderson makes 37 saves, Senators beat Islanders 4-3

Mar. 5, 2020 11:21 PM EST

OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) — Craig Anderson made 37 saves and the Senators beat the New York Islanders 4-3 on Thursday night, spoiling Jean-Gabriel Pageau’s return to Ottawa. Connor Brown, Mikkel Boedker, Anthony Duclair and Brady Tkachuk scored for the Senators, who hadn't beaten the Islanders since Dec....

Montreal Canadiens left wing Paul Byron (41) watches his power-play goal go into the net behind New York Islanders goaltender Semyon Varlamov (40) during the second period of an NHL hockey game, Tuesday, March 3, 2020, in New York. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

Gallagher helps Canadiens start fast, beat Islanders 6-2

Mar. 3, 2020 10:44 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Brendan Gallagher had a goal and an assist in Montreal’s three-goal first period, and the Canadiens went on to a 6-2 win over the New York Islanders on Tuesday night. Joel Armia also had a goal and an assist, and Jeff Petry, Charles Hudon, Paul Byron and Jordan Weal also scored for...

Boston Bruins center Sean Kuraly (52) skates the puck behind the New York Islanders net against defenseman Scott Mayfield (24) during the first period an NHL hockey game, Saturday, Feb. 29, 2020, in Uniondale, NY. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)

Bruins Down Islanders 4-0

Feb. 29, 2020 5:10 PM EST

UNIONDALE, NY (AP) — The Boston Bruins are winning this season in every manner possible. Against the Islanders for a Long Island matinee, it was the goaltending of Tukka Rask and the offensive prowess of Charlie McAvoy. McAvoy had a goal and two assists and Rask made 25 saves as the Boston Bruins routed...

St. Louis Blues defenseman Colton Parayko (55) scores the winning goal against New York Islanders goaltender Thomas Greiss (1), of Germany, during overtime of an NHL hockey game Thursday, Feb. 27, 2020, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Dilip Vishwanat)

Parayko lifts Blues to 3-2 win over Islanders in OT

Feb. 28, 2020 12:28 AM EST

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Colton Parayko scored on an unassisted wraparound at 3:23 of overtime, sending the St. Louis Blues to their sixth consecutive victory with a 3-2 win over the New York Islanders on Thursday night. “I don't really get that close to the net all the time,” Parayko said. “I...

New York Rangers center Mika Zibanejad (93) embraces New York Rangers left wing Chris Kreider (20) after scoring the winning goal in overtime of an NHL hockey game against the New York Islanders, Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2020, in Uniondale, N.Y. The Rangers won 4-3. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

Zibanejad scores in OT, Rangers beat rival Islanders 4-3

Feb. 25, 2020 11:27 PM EST

UNIONDALE, N.Y. (AP) — When the puck came to Mika Zibanejad in overtime, he knew what he wanted to do. Zibanejad scored 28 seconds into the extra period and the New York Rangers recovered after giving up a two-goal lead and beat the rival New York Islanders 4-3 Tuesday night for their eighth win in nine...

New York Islanders right wing Leo Komarov (47) and San Jose Sharks defenseman Radim Simek, right, battle for the puck during the second period of an NHL hockey game, Sunday, Feb. 23, 2020, in Uniondale, N.Y. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)

Anders Lee scores twice, Islanders beat Sharks 4-1

Feb. 23, 2020 9:15 PM EST

UNIONDALE, N.Y. (AP) — The New York Islanders needed a boost at home after a rough four-game trip last week. Semylon Varlamov's strong netminding again proved key — as did a scoring injection from captain Anders Lee. Lee scored twice and added an assist, Varlamov made 29 saves and the Islanders won...

A banner with the name and number of former New York Islander Jon Tonelli is raised Friday, Feb. 21, 2020, in Uniondale, N.Y., as some of Tonelli's former teammates and an announcer, right applaud. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

Islanders honor John Tonelli by retiring his No. 27

Feb. 22, 2020 1:02 AM EST

John Tonelli’s No. 27 has been raised to the rafters at Nassau Coliseum, joining some of his former teammates from the New York Islanders’ Stanley Cup dynasty. Tonelli, known as a gritty player who worked to get the puck in the corners, became the seventh player to have his number retired by the...

New York Islanders right wing Jordan Eberle reacts toward the crowd after scoring his second goal of the night, during the second period of the team's NHL hockey gam against the Detroit Red Wings ,as Red Wings center Robby Fabbri (14) skates away, Friday, Feb. 21, 2020, in Uniondale, N.Y. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

Eberle's hat trick helps Islanders end skid, beat Red Wings

Feb. 21, 2020 11:46 PM EST

UNIONDALE, N.Y. (AP) — Jordan Eberle had a hat trick and the New York Islanders beat the Detroit Red Wings 4-1 on Friday night to snap a four-game skid. It was the third three-goal game of Eberle's career and his first since April 9, 2017, when he was with the Edmonton Oilers. Leo Komarov added a late...

New York Islanders goaltender Semyon Varlamov, left, stops a shot by Colorado Avalanche left wing Matt Nieto as Islanderss defenseman Nick Leddy covers during the second period of an NHL hockey game Wednesday, Feb. 19, 2020, in Denver. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)

Francouz makes 27 saves, leads Avs to 3-1 win over Islanders

Feb. 20, 2020 1:31 AM EST

DENVER (AP) — Pavel Francouz made 27 saves and lost his first NHL shutout with just over two minutes remaining as the Colorado Avalanche beat the New York Islanders 3-1 on Wednesday night. “I was telling my father (Wednesday) I’m going to get him a shutout, so I’m really sad that it...