8:00 AM EDT, Mon August 21, 2017
New York Post Aug 16, 2017
John Tavares: What’s going into my patient Islanders decision

John Tavares: What’s going into my patient Islanders decision

John Tavares is considering “everything” before signing a contact extension with the Islanders, and that includes going into this season without a new deal in place. The captain explicitly said so when asked on the phone Wednesday by The Post during a late-summer check in. “Yea, I am,” Tavares said. “I think if I’m signing...
New York Post Aug 15, 2017
Prokhorov pressuring Islanders to play at Nassau Coliseum

Prokhorov pressuring Islanders to play at Nassau Coliseum

Russian billionaire Mikhail Prokhorov, looking to protect a $165 million investment in the Nassau Coliseum, is pressuring the New York Islanders to play a significant number of games at the Long Island arena in the 2018-2019 season, The Post has learned. Prokhorov, who owns Brooklyn’s Barclays Center, promised Nassau County that a professional hockey team...
What history tells us about John Tavares-Islanders stalemate

What history tells us about John Tavares-Islanders stalemate

“My objective is the same as it’s always been, and that’s to stay here,” said the captain of the hockey club in the final year of his contract. “I never once looked at this as wanting to get to free agency, and I still don’t look at it that way.” This particular captain’s name was...
New York Post Aug 2, 2017
Isles set up defense for short term with Calvin de Haan deal

Isles set up defense for short term with Calvin de Haan deal

Just before going into an arbitration hearing Wednesday afternoon, the Islanders and restricted free-agent defenseman Calvin de Haan reached a deal on a one-year contract worth $3.3 million. De Haan, 26, is coming off his fifth and best season as a pro, with career highs in points (25) and goals (five), while playing all 82...
John Tavares breaks silence on Islanders standoff

John Tavares breaks silence on Islanders standoff

John Tavares’ mindset hasn’t changed: He wants to remain with the Islanders despite the uncertainty of the franchise’s future home and the lack of a contract extension. “I’ve enjoyed my time being an Islander and I want that experience to continue,” the team’s captain told TSN in Toronto on Tuesday. “For me, I just want...
New York Post Jul 31, 2017
Islanders’ path back to Long Island is clearer than ever

Islanders’ path back to Long Island is clearer than ever

The window has opened, and it’s only a matter of time before the Islanders submit their proposal for a new arena at Belmont Park. New York state announced its long-awaited request for proposals (RFP) Monday afternoon following another drawn-out period of public discussion. The Islanders ownership group, headed by Jon Ledecky and Scott Malkin, was...

Islanders Player News

  • 1 John Tavares

    John Tavares

    New York Islanders Breaking Down John Tavares Jordan Eberle Success

  • Calvin de Haan

    Calvin de Haan

    Islanders News: No Shane Prince, adjust accordingly

  • Travis Hamonic

    Travis Hamonic

    Keeping up with the Metropolitans: Islanders Off-Season Edition

  • Ryan Strome

    Ryan Strome

    Keeping up with the Metropolitans: Islanders Off-Season Edition

Islanders Photos