3:28 AM EST, Sat November 29, 2014

Mikhail Grabovski talks signing with Islanders, memories of Washington

UNIONDALE, N.Y. – When the 2013-14 regular season ended and Mikhail Grabovski looked into his future, he wondered if it would still include the Washington Capitals. He had spent a productive season in D.C., the team’s most efficient puck-possessing forward with 35 points in 58 games. He had fellow Russians nearby, in Alex Ovechkin, Dmitry […]
Lighthouse Hockey Nov 9, 2014
[Recap] New York Islanders 1, Phoenix Coyotes: Long trip ends on a Frans note

[Recap] New York Islanders 1, Phoenix Coyotes: Long trip ends on a Frans note

The Isles outplayed the Coyotes and avoided extra time with a late winner from Frans Nielsen in Jaroslav Halak's first shutout. Frans Nielsen scored from the high slot on a Mikhail Grabovski setup with 2:31 left in the game to give the New York Islanders a deserved 1-0 win and Jaroslav Halak his first shutout with the team. The result completed a turnaround on the now-finished five-game road trip, and the 19 shots allowed -- just eight at even strength -- reflected a refreshing new commitment to full-team defense. The term "narrative" is seen with raised eyebrow by many following hockey...

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