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Capitals chase Halak in third en route to taking Game 5

The New York Islanders went into Thursday’s game with a chip on their shoulders over Tom Wilson’s big hit that sidelined defenseman Lubomir Visnovsky. Anders Lee settled that dispute early in the contest… 233 more words

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Ducks Clinch Playoff Berth With 3-2 Win Over Islanders

UNIONDALE, N.Y. (AP) — Frederik Andersen made 29 saves, and the Anaheim Ducks used a two-goal second period to beat the struggling New York Islanders 3-2 on Saturday to clinch a Western Conference playoff berth. 557 more words


Practice Notebook: Neuvirth gets the start in net against the Ducks

With  back-to-back games scheduled for this weekend, the Islanders will start Michal Neuvirth in Saturday’s game against the Anaheim Ducks.

Head coach Jack Capuano made the announcement after Friday’s practice at Islanders IceWorks in Syosset. 181 more words


Caps' Wilson the latest to be fined for diving

Washington forward Tom Wilson has been fined $2,000 for diving/embellishment, the NHL announced on Friday.

From the league:

Wilson was issued a Warning following an incident flagged by NHL Hockey Operations during NHL Game No. 111 more words

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Friedman: Islanders Hitting A Wall Was Inevitable, But It's Time For Them To Grow Up

By Daniel Friedman
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The Islanders have looked pretty good this season, the last couple of weeks notwithstanding.

Lately, it’s been more of a rough go. 1,076 more words


Islanders drop a season-high fourth straight in loss to Blackhawks

The New York Islanders fell 4-1 to the Chicago Blackhawks Tuesday night stretching their losing streak to a season-high four games.

The Islanders offense has dried up during the skid… 171 more words

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Neuvirth in net; Strome back in the lineup

The Islanders will be without Jaroslav Halak in Chicago, so Michal Neuvirth will start between the pipes against the Blackhawks.

Tonight will be Neuvirth’s fourth start as an Islander and the second time he is starting in consecutive games since he was acquired by New York at the trade deadline. 189 more words