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Penguins rally, edge Blackhawks 3-2 in shootout

Nov. 9, 2019 10:52 PM EST

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Penguins keep losing high-profile players and keep winning games. It's not ideal, but they'll take it — for now at least. Jake Guentzel and Jared McCann scored in a shootout and the Penguins ended a 10-game losing streak against the Chicago Blackhawks by rallying for a 3-2...

Mayfield, Greiss lead Islanders to 2-1 win over Panthers

Nov. 9, 2019 5:41 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Thomas Greiss came through with some big saves. Johnny Boychuk and Jordan Eberle had a couple key blocks when Greiss was out of position, and Scott Mayfield got the winning goal for New York right after Florida tied it in the third period. The Islanders bounced back from a disappointing...

Pens rally to win 4-3 in OT, ending Isles' 10-game streak

Nov. 7, 2019 11:18 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — After two terrific periods, the New York Islanders abandoned their strong fundamental play in the third. And in a flash, their 10-game winning streak was over. Bryan Rust scored his second goal of the game in overtime and the Pittsburgh Penguins rallied past the Islanders 4-3 on Thursday...

Bardreau helps Islanders beat Senators for 10th straight win

Nov. 5, 2019 10:57 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Islanders don't spend much time discussing their winning streak. Their focus is always on the next game. Cole Bardreau scored his first NHL goal on a penalty shot in the second period, and the Islanders beat the Ottawa Senators 4-1 Tuesday night for their 10th straight win....

Varlamov, Islanders blank Sabres in 9th straight win

Nov. 2, 2019 10:58 PM EDT

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Getting stellar goaltending from Semyon Varlamov, the New York Islanders needed just one lucky bounce to continue their longest win streak in 30 years. Varlamov made 27 saves and Derick Brassard scored in the first period as the Islanders beat the Buffalo Sabres 1-0 on Saturday night...

Islanders win 8th straight, beating Lightning 5-2

Nov. 2, 2019 1:24 AM EDT

UNIONDALE, N.Y. (AP) — Anders Lee had a goal and two assists in New York's three-goal third period and the Islanders beat the Tampa Lightning 5-2 Friday night for their eighth straight victory. Mathew Barzal and Ryan Pulock scored in the second period, Josh Bailey and Derick Brassard had goals in the...

Lee helps Islanders beat Lightning 5-2 for 8th straight win

Nov. 1, 2019 11:00 PM EDT

UNIONDALE, N.Y. (AP) — Since opening the season with three losses in four games, the New York Islanders have been unbeatable thanks to sheer teamwork. Their latest win was a textbook example. Anders Lee had a goal and two assists in New York's three-goal third period, and the Islanders beat the Tampa Bay...

Barzal leads Islanders to 5-3 win over Flyers

Oct. 27, 2019 11:01 PM EDT

UNIONDALE, N.Y. (AP) — The New York Islanders have developed a reputation for having a strong defense. With their offensive game starting to click, the team is beginning to build an intimidating identity. Mathew Barzal had a goal and an assist and the Islanders beat the Philadelphia Flyers 5-3 Sunday night...

Nick Leddy scores twice, Islanders beat Senators 4-2

Oct. 25, 2019 11:44 PM EDT

OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) — Nick Leddy scored his second goal of the first period on a penalty shot and the New York Islanders beat the Ottawa Senators 4-2 on Friday night for their sixth straight victory. "It was a gritty win," Leddy said. "I don't think it was our best game, but gritty nonetheless and we got...

Varlamov makes 21 saves, Islanders beat Coyotes 4-2

Oct. 24, 2019 10:46 PM EDT

UNIONDALE, N.Y. (AP) — The New York Islanders didn't miss a beat after a four-day break. Anders Lee's third-period goal was the eventual winner and the Islanders beat the Arizona Coyotes 4-2 on Thursday night in their first game since an overtime win over Columbus on Saturday. Derick Brassard and Josh...