On Braden Holtby: Should the New York Islanders take Washington's goalie...and goalie coach?
What really happened to Washington Capitals goalie Braden Holtby this year? And would the New York Islanders truly have interest in rescuing him? Here is the Capitals' former goalie coach, discussing why he was let go last summer, as quoted in Katie Carerra's autopsy of the Capitals for the Washington Post : "Adam did not agree with how I coach, ... (more)
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Mon Apr 14, 2014
Why the New York Islanders missed the playoffs
To say this year was a disappointment for the Islanders is to say last year was an amusement.
Double G Sports
Looking Ahead to Isles Offseason Moves: Goaltending
Some say the final piece to this puzzle is a managerial change, some say it's building a stronger defense, both of which are certainly necessities, but here I'd like to focus on goaltending.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
NHL roundup: Isles win, Devils lose
Evgeni Nabokov made 19 saves for his fourth shutout this season, and Ryan Strome and Brock Nelson scored power-play goals late in the second period as the Islanders topped the Montreal Canadiens 2-0 on Thursday night.
Report: Shanahan going to Leafs
B RENDAN SHANAHAN will resign his position as the NHL's director of player safety to become president of the Toronto Maple Leafs, according to a report.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
Habs, without Galchenyuk, back home to host Islanders April 10, 8:29 Am Et
Montreal was competitive against the defending Stanley Cup champions in Chicago on Wednesday, and will get right back it less than 24 hours later at Bell Centre against the New York Islanders.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
Eye On Isles
Same Old Story or Brand New Chapter?
We've all seen this story before from the New York Islanders. The team struggles mightily in the first half of the season, strings together wins in the second half, but still fails to reach the playoffs.
Sun Apr 06, 2014
The Washington Post
Five thoughts on Caps-Isles
The Capitals snapped their five-game losing streak Saturday night with a 4-3 shootout win over the Islanders that was necessary to keep alive scant hopes of making the playoffs - SportsClubStats.com has it at 2.7 percent.
Salt Lake Tribune
NHL: Captials beat Islander to keep playoffs hopes alive
Uniondale, N.Y. a Evgeny Kuznetsov scored in regulation and had the only goal in the shootout to lift the Capitals to a 4-3 win over the New York Islanders on Saturday and keep Washington's playoff hopes alive.
New York Islanders
The Columbus Blue Jackets will continue their quest for the second postseason berth in franchise history when they host the New York Islanders in Sunday's clash at Nationwide Arena.
Casey Cizikas feels he let himself down this season
Islanders center Casey Cizikas faces off against San Jose Sharks left wing James Sheppard in the third period of an NHL hockey game at Nassau Coliseum on Friday, March 14, 2014.
Sat Apr 05, 2014
Capitals still hopeful after SO win over Islanders
Evgeny Kuznetsov scored the lone goal of the shootout as Washington captured a 4-3 victory over the New York Islanders at Nassau Coliseum.
Capitals vs. Islanders Recap: Caps Cap Off Comeback with Shootout Win, 4-3
The Caps erase a 3-1 deficit to take two points in the shootout as they down the Islanders 4-3.
The Washington Post
Braden Holtby gets the nod against the Islanders and will be opposed by Evgeni Nabokov .
Thu Apr 03, 2014
5 Free Agents the New York Islanders Should Target This Offseason
This offseason will be a crucial one for the New York Islanders as they play their final season on Long Island before moving to Brooklyn.
Wed Apr 02, 2014
The Miami Herald
Bailey has goal, assist again in Isles' 2-1 win
Josh Bailey had a goal and an assist for the second straight night, and the New York Islanders earned back-to-back victories with a 2-1 win over the Ottawa Senators on Wednesday.
Tue Apr 01, 2014
Recap: NY Islanders vs. Florida
Josh Bailey had a goal and an assist to help the New York Islanders top the Florida Panthers, 4-2, on Tuesday from Nassau Coliseum.
New York Islanders vs. Florida Panthers: A tree falls in the Nassau forest
The only cool thing about watching teams like this, during this time of year, is you find out just how sick some of your friends and familiar blog mates are.
Comeback? Rick DiPietro Seen Working Out at Iceworks
Flying below the radar since his short stint with the Charlotte Checkers earlier this season, former New York Islanders goalie Rick DiPietro has been seen getting his reps in around Iceworks, the Islanders practice facility.
Sat Mar 29, 2014
The Brattleboro Reformer
The Daily DFM
Andrew Ashline, who has autism, kisses his mother, Jo Ashline, at their home in Orange, Calif.