Saturday May 11
Islanders vs. Penguins Gameday 6: History must repeat.
As a franchise, the Isles have a long history of winning Game 6 at home to force a Game Volek.
Fri May 10, 2013
Eye On Isles
Andrew Macdonald: the Injury Felt 'Round Long Island
May 3, 2013; Pittsburgh, PA, USA; New York Islanders defenseman Andrew MacDonald moves the puck under pressure from Pittsburgh Penguins right wing Pascal Dupuis during the second period in game two of the first round of the 2013 Stanley Cup playoffs at the CONSOL Energy Center.
Crosby Named Finalist For Hart Trophy
Crosby finished fourth in the NHL with 56 points despite missing 12 games because of injuries.
Thu May 09, 2013
Penguins Drop Islanders 4-0 To Regain Series Lead
Tomas Vokoun stopped 31 shots in his first playoff start in six years and the Pittsburgh Penguins beat the New York Islanders 4-0 on Thursday night in Game 5 of their first-round playoff series.
Mon May 06, 2013
Islanders vs. Penguins: Post-Game 3 Tuesday updates
Content with their approach if not the outcome in Games 2 and 3, the New York Islanders made it an optional skate today as they recharge between adrenaline-fueled playoff games.
Fri May 03, 2013
Islanders vs. Penguins Game 2 Mission: Get the split
The mystique and repeat battles of the playoffs make it tempting to tie everything into a narrative, connect every game to every other game, treat the components of each series like rounds of a boxing match.
Islanders vs. Penguins Game 2 Lineup Moves: Sidney Crosby's back; Also: On coaching information
With no action around Fleury's net in Game 1, CONSOL fossil fuel burners shut the lights off in his end as part of their green initiative.
Isles' lineup changes for Game 2?
Jack Capuano tried to be coy about his lineup changes, but the extra on-ice work of a few Islanders gave away his likely Game 2 lineup.
Wed May 01, 2013
Penguins vs. Islanders - A chat with Lighthouse Hockey on Expectations and how can they win?
A pre-series chat with our rival's blog covering topics of interest to Penguin fans from the Islander perspective.
Sat Apr 27, 2013
Islanders' end of season awards
John Tavares of the Islanders celebrates his game winning shoot out goal against Martin Biron of the Rangers .
The story goes that in the early 1980s the New York Islanders started a long lasting tradition of growing a beard during the playoffs.
Fri Apr 26, 2013
Eye On Isles
Dump & Chase: April 26th, 2013
Feb. 23, 2013; Buffalo, NY, USA; New York Islanders right wing Colin McDonald skates to the puck against the Buffalo Sabres at First Niagara Center.
Eye On Isles
Islanders at Sabres - Game Preview: Isles End The Regular Season
Despite their respective positioning in the standings, tonight's game looks to be an evenly matched affair, considering the recent play of both teams.
Thu Apr 25, 2013
Isles Suffer Biggest Loss of the Year to the Flyers; Drop into 8th
Yes. Good teams lose games. But you have to worry after this one, especially coming on the heels of a flat effort against the lowly Hurricanes , who the Isles lost to in a shootout.
Wed Apr 24, 2013
Who will Islanders meet in playoffs?
Islanders' Casey Cizikas, Matt Martin, Josh Bailey and Michael Grabner celebrate a shootout win over the Winnipeg Jets.
Tue Apr 23, 2013
A Tale of Two Teams Part 2
Through the first two months of the season the Islanders are floating between 9th and 13th place in the east with a horrible minus goal differential.