7:24 PM EST, Sun December 04, 2016
Lighthouse Hockey 2 hours ago
Islanders vs. Red Wings: Return of Frans

Islanders vs. Red Wings: Return of Frans

The previously longest-serving Islander faces his original team for the first time. I think I’m all Frans-nostalgia’d out. Or rather, I invested so much of the pure fan side of me in Frans Nielsen’s departure, and in mourning it, and in thinking back on what a significant and admirable part he was of some of the franchise’s most difficult and partly redemptive years, that I’ve no more words to spill on what he meant to me as an Islander. But it still kills me to see him in a Red Wings uniform. It still kills me that in contract negotiations the Islanders treated him like an...
Winging It In Motown 7 hours ago

Gameday Updates: Detroit Red Wings at New York Islanders: Line Combinations, Key Matchups

As of noon today, we don't have any updates on roster/line combinations. Line Combinations Forwards Tomas Tatar Henrik Zetterberg Anthony Mantha Tomas Jurco Frans Nielsen Luke Glendening Gustav Nyquist Dylan Larkin Tomas Vanek Drew Miller Riley...
Grand Rapids Press 2 hours ago

Open thread: Red Wings visit Islanders in first of three meetings this season (chat)

The Red Wings won two of three vs. the Islanders last season.
Grand Rapids Press 7 hours ago

Red Wings vs. Islanders: Tonight marks fourth back-to-back of season

The Red Wings are 1-1-1 in the second game of back-to-backs this season.

More Islanders Rumors & News

Larry Brooks / New York Post 17 hours ago
Ex-Ranger knows firsthand predicament of Isles’ backup

Ex-Ranger knows firsthand predicament of Isles’ backup

There are four-plus months ahead in which Jean-Francois Berube might actually get into a game. But if the Islanders’ No. 3 goaltender somehow spends the entire season on the roster without playing, then one man, and one man only, will be able to identify. That man is Wayne Thomas, who spent the entire 1974-75 season...
Newsday Dec 2, 2016

Islanders finding net and confidence

A 4:28 stretch of the third period on Thursday in Washington provided the Islanders with a little glimpse of how they were not so long ago.
Newsday Dec 2, 2016

Winging it: Ex-Isle Frans Nielsen tries to fit in with Detroit

Frans Nielsen would like to make it clear: His decision to leave the Islanders this past summer wasn't anything to do with his teammates, the coaching staff or the commute to Brooklyn.
Newsday Dec 2, 2016

NHL highlights: Isles 3, Capitals 0

Jaroslav Halak turned aside 38 shots and the Islanders scored three times in the 3rd period in a 3-0 road victory over the Capitals
New York Post Dec 1, 2016
Suddenly surging Islanders are officially on a winning streak

Suddenly surging Islanders are officially on a winning streak

WASHINGTON — A season that was going nowhere for the Islanders is suddenly looking less dire, thanks to the team’s first three-game winning streak. Shane Prince, Brock Nelson and Jason Chimera produced three goals in less than 4 ¹/₂ minutes of the third period Thursday, and Jaroslav Halak made 38 saves, helping the Islanders beat...
Newsday Dec 1, 2016

Islanders get 3rd straight win as Jaroslav Halak stonewalls Capitals

WASHINGTON -- Jaroslav Halak stole this one for the Islanders. Halak made 38 saves and the Isles scored three goals in the early part of the third period to grab a 3-0 win over the Capitals, the Isles' third straight victory.
Newsday Dec 1, 2016

Defenseman Dennis Seidenburg returns to Islanders lineup

WASHINGTON -- Dennis Seidenberg returned to the Islanders lineup on Thursday after missing seven games due to a broken jaw. He'd been one of the Isles best defensemen over the first 15 games, pairing with Calvin de Haan to provide a surprising bit of offense as well as steady play in the defensive zone.
Newsday Dec 1, 2016

Islanders vs. Capitals

The Islanders played the Washington Capitals in an NHL game on Thursday, Dec. 1, 2016 at the Verizon Center.
Newsday Dec 1, 2016

NHL New York Islanders | Lee tips in late go-ahead goal

Anders Lee sets in front and tips Thomas Hickeys shot past Matt Murray, giving the Islanders a 4-3 lead with 26.6 seconds left in regulation
Newsday Dec 1, 2016

Isles vs. Penguins highlights

Anders Lee netted the go-ahead goal with 26.6 seconds remaining in the game, while Thomas Greiss made 31 saves in the Islanders 5-3 win
Newsday Nov 30, 2016

Islanders blow 3-goal lead, then beat Penguins late

They almost gave it back in what would have been the worst loss in a season of terrible losses.
New York Post Nov 30, 2016
Islanders back up their talk with upset win over Penguins

Islanders back up their talk with upset win over Penguins

Anders Lee lifted his arms, raised his head, closed his eyes tight and hardly moved an inch. Right there, just above the crease, he was embraced by his Islanders teammates and embraced by a rather raucous home crowd. It was a moment that could stand as one of great importance as the Isles try to...
Newsday Nov 30, 2016

Islanders put Ryan Strome back in lineup after two-game benching

Ryan Strome's benching lasted two games. The 23-year-old forward got back into the Islanders' offense-starved lineup on Wednesday, taking Alan Quine's spot for the game against the Penguins.
Newsday Nov 30, 2016

Islanders valued at $385 million by Forbes

The Islanders are worth $385 million, according to Forbes' annual list of NHL valuations, up 18 percent from last year's estimate but $100 million less than the valuation in the sale agreement that made Jon Ledecky and Scott Malkin co-majority owners effective last summer.

Islanders Player News

  • 1 Jean-Francois Berube

    Jean-Francois Berube

    Ex-Ranger knows firsthand predicament of Isles’ backup

  • Travis Hamonic

    Travis Hamonic

    Hickey scores in OT, Islanders beat Flames 2-1 The Associated Press

  • Jaroslav Halak

    Jaroslav Halak

    Islanders get 3rd straight win as Jaroslav Halak stonewalls Capitals

  • Anders Lee

    Anders Lee

    LHH Power Rankings: Win Over Pens Keeps Isles Out of Basement

  • John Tavares

    John Tavares

    John Tavares has two points in Isles' OT win - John Tavares (C) New York Islanders

Islanders Photos