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Islanders disappointed to miss playoffs after two long runs

May. 01, 2022 14:16 PM EDT

After two straight trips to the Stanley Cup semifinals, there were high expectations this season for the New York Islanders. There was also the excitement of finally moving into their long awaited new home. However, an early season slump and a COVID-19 outbreak on the team put the...

Stamkos scores 3, Lightning rally to beat Islanders 6-4

Apr. 29, 2022 23:17 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Steven Stamkos scored three goals for his first hat trick of the season, and the Tampa Bay Lightning rallied to beat the New York Islanders 6-4 Friday night in the season finale. Corey Perry, Ryan McDonagh and Brandon Hagel also scored for Tampa Bay, which trailed...

Varlamov makes 26 saves as Islanders rout Capitals 5-1

Apr. 28, 2022 22:54 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Brock Nelson and Anders Lee scored first-period goals, Mathew Barzal had three assists and Semyon Varlamov made 26 saves as the New York Islanders routed the playoff-bound Washington Capitals 5-1 on Thursday night. J.G. Pageau, Kyle Palmieri and Josh Bailey added...

Capitals lose 4-1 to Islanders, fail to move up in standings

Apr. 26, 2022 22:22 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Peter Laviolette couldn't explain why his Washington Capitals fell flat in a 4-1 loss to the New York Islanders on Tuesday night with a chance to move up in the standings and improve their playoff positioning. “We were flat," the veteran NHL coach said. “I...

Crosby, Guentzel lead Pens past Islanders, back to playoffs

Apr. 14, 2022 23:23 PM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Pittsburgh Penguins have been a model of consistency, yet understand the difficulty of qualifying for the playoffs. It’s still certainly a yearly expectation for an organization that prides itself on trying to win the Stanley Cup each season. ...

Blues roll past Islanders 6-1 for fifth straight win

Apr. 09, 2022 23:57 PM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Justin Faulk scored twice in a 96-second span in the second period and Jordan Binnington made 30 saves to lift the St. Louis Blues to their fifth straight victory with a 6-1 win over the New York Islanders on Saturday night. Nick Leddy, Vladimir Tarasenko, Ivan...

Pageau scores 3 goals, Isles beat Devils for 4th straight

Apr. 03, 2022 20:20 PM EDT

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Jean-Gabriel Pageau and Cory Schneider were both in the right spot at the right time for the suddenly peaking New York Islanders on Sunday. Pageau was in perfect position to score three goals and add an assist, and Schneider made the most of his first NHL game...

Varlamov makes 42 saves, Islanders hold off Blue Jackets 4-3

Mar. 29, 2022 22:40 PM EDT

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Brock Nelson scored his career-high 32nd goal, Semyon Varlamov made 42 saves and the New York Islanders held off the Columbus Blue Jackets 4-3 on Tuesday night. Josh Bailey, Anthony Beauvillier and Zach Parise also scored as the Islanders snapped a two-game...

Bruins beat Islanders 6-3 in Bergeron's 1,200th game

Mar. 26, 2022 16:36 PM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — David Pastrnak and Brad Marchand each had a goal and an assist during a four-goal second period for the surging Bruins, carrying them to a 6-3 victory over the New York Islanders on Saturday. Boston captain Patrice Bergeron played in his 1,200th game. He became the...

Nelson, Sorokin lead Islanders past Red Wings 5-2

Mar. 24, 2022 23:27 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Brock Nelson scored twice and Ilya Sorokin made 37 saves to lead the New York Islanders over the Detroit Red Wings 5-2 on Thursday night for their sixth straight home victory. Anthony Beauvillier had a goal just nine seconds in, the second-fastest score to start a...