4:18 PM EDT, Wed October 01, 2014
Dominik / Lighthouse Hockey 14 hours ago

Video: Kyle Okposo shakes off Boston Bruins defense

It's just preseason and all that standard disclaimer, but that was Dougie Hamilton (he of the "Denis Potvin is impressed" pedigree) and David Krejci (he of the six-year, $43.5 million extension) that Kyle Okposo shook off with ease in Tuesday night's preseason game in Boston. Okposo capped it off with a nice fake shot that drew Jeremy Smith out of position in the Bruins crease, while Krejci's late chop did not disrupt enough to prevent the goal. The goal gave the Islanders a 2-1 lead in a game they eventually won, 5-3. Okposo celebrated his tally with preseason-appropriate stoicism. The...
New York Daily News 15 hours ago
Islanders' sale OK’d by NHL

Islanders' sale OK’d by NHL

The NHL’s Board of Governors approved the pending sale of the Islanders unanimously on Tuesday. A press conference is expected to take place sometime next week at Nassau Coliseum once details of the sale become official.

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Boston Globe 17 hours ago

3 Takeaways From the Bruins’ 5-3 Loss to the Islanders

With the Bruins going into the final week of the preseason, now is the time for the team to fine-tune their play and get ready for the games that count come Oct. 8.
Newsday 18 hours ago

Islanders' Ryan Strome is fighting for a job

Jack Capuano is usually loath to single out players who need to be better. Asked about where Ryan Strome stood heading into last night's preseason game here against the Bruins, Capuano pulled no punches.
Big Bad Blog | WEEI 18 hours ago

Islanders beat Bruins in preseason contest

The Bruins came back from a two-goal deficit in the third period of Tuesday’€™s preseason game against the Islanders but ultimately fell, 5-3. Boston first got on the board in the first period with a goal from Patrice Bergeron putting in his own rebound, but three straight goals from the Islanders gave them a 3-1 […]
Newsday Sep 30, 2014

Isles roster battles take shape in Boston

With Tuesday night's roster set for Isles-Bruins here, a few thoughts on where we stand with the final 23:
Newsday Sep 29, 2014

Islanders still auditioning for wing man for John Tavares

John Tavares received about as lasting an honor as a 24-year-old could have on Sunday, with his No. 91 raised to the rafters in Oshawa, Ontario, by his Ontario League junior team.
Newsday Sep 27, 2014

Ryan Pulock gives himself good shot with Islanders by shooting puck

With half of training camp gone, the roster decisions are supposed to be getting clearer for Jack Capuano and the Islanders' coaching staff. But there may be a spot on defense that is even more up for grabs now than it was when camp began last Friday.
New York Post Sep 27, 2014
Islanders both eager for Barclays, nostalgic for Coliseum

Islanders both eager for Barclays, nostalgic for Coliseum

It is seemingly so close now that the emotion has begun to swing backwards, back toward that old building in the middle of Long Island, the one that has to...
Newsday Sep 26, 2014

Mikhail Grabovski, Nikolay Kulemin look to turn a new leaf with Islanders

Part of the reason Mikhail Grabovski and Nikolay Kulemin signed together with the Islanders was their familiarity and past success as linemates with the Leafs.
Newark Star-Ledger Sep 26, 2014

Devils vs Islanders: LIVE analysis and fan chat during the game

Follow along with Devils fans and reporters during the game.
Newark Star-Ledger Sep 26, 2014

Devils vs. Islanders preseason in Brooklyn: What you should know

No Brooklyn 'homecoming' for Renat Mamashev; Keith Kinkaid set to play full game
Newsday Sep 26, 2014

Islanders roster in flux heading into game at Barclays Center

A few words about rosters and evaluations, all of which are still in flux heading into Friday night's Barclays Center game for the Islanders against the Devils:
New York Post Sep 25, 2014
Islanders thrilled to get taste of Barclays Center

Islanders thrilled to get taste of Barclays Center

It has been referred to as a “dress rehearsal,” and with Friday night’s preseason game at Brooklyn’s Barclays Center, the reality of the Islanders’ move becomes just a little more...
Newsday Sep 25, 2014

Battling to keep job with Islanders, Casey Cizikas is impressing

Casey Cizikas had one goal coming into Islanders training camp: Set no goals.

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