The goals are coming often for the Philadelphia Flyers and so are the wins. The goals are coming infrequently for the New York Rangers and the losses are piling up. The Flyers seek a fifth straight win Tuesday night when they head to Madison Square Garden to face the Rangers, who were outscored 12-4 in […]
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The New York Islanders have one of the more dynamic offenses in the NHL this season. Many will point to the fact that they have super rookie Mathew Barzal and franchise center John Tavares as the reason for their offensive success, but they’ve also received solid contributions from guys like Josh Bailey, Jordan Eberle and […]
Maybe part of the tension comes from the stakes, and the frustrations for the Isles, even if the hit really made it happen? The Flyers were coming off a frustrating loss to the Pittsburgh Penguins, and with this home-heavy stretch in action, a strong push could go a long way in legitimizing their playoff hopes. […]
The NHL decided what to do about Justin Abdelkader‘s Tuesday infraction, and whether you agree with the decision or not, they didn’t take long to make that choice. The Department of Player Safety handed Abdelkader a $5K fine for spearing Scott Mayfield of the New York Islanders.
When it comes to possible concussions and/or head injuries, it’s wise to use caveats. Sidney Crosby* stands as one of the prime examples for why we say “Player X seems OK … for now.” Many of us hold sad memories of his early concussion issues, as Crosby
Not going to lie, it bums me out a bit that superb dog Charlie didn’t get to “shake hands” with John Tavares and Justin Faulk, but it might have confused the pup, who’s being trained to help a U.S. army veteran. Charlie seems to be a star at the site, as the front page features […]
Connor McDavid stormed down the ice with Leon Draisaitl trailing a step behind. McDavid scored 38 seconds into overtime to lead the Edmonton Oilers over the New York Islanders 2-1 on Tuesday night. McDavid intercepted an off-target pass by John Tavares to start a 2-on-1.
Player of the night: John Tavares (again) Just another hat trick for Islanders star John Tavares. After scoring three goals on Tuesday against Arizona, Tavares was back at it on Saturday, recording the natural hat trick in just over seven minutes early
Apparently generating four points (all assists) in six regular-season games didn’t make up for Ho-Sang’s flaws, at least in the eyes of Islanders management, as they sent the gifted, outspoken forward to the AHL today. Islanders: Wow, we’ve won 3 straight and fans are relatively happy. It’s not as clear-cut when you consider things from […]
–ESPN’s latest power rankings look at each team’s biggest worries this season. The Maple Leafs are number one in the rankings, but they should be concerned that a youngster like Mitch Marner might regress during his sophomore season. (ESPN) –Earlier
Tavares scored twice – the first coming just 1:50 into the game – to lead the Islanders to a 6-3 victory over the Buffalo Sabres on Saturday night. ''We just got after it at the drop of the puck,'' Tavares said. Casey Cizikas had two goals and an assist, and Josh Bailey and Anthony Beauvillier […]