NHL

Back at .500, Islanders will try to ‘climb out of the pool’

Barry Trotz likened this season for his Islanders to someone in a swimming pool.  After an 11-game losing streak from…

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Rangers’ Mika Zibanejad voted NHL All-Star Last Man In, unable to attend

The NHL announced on Tuesday that New York Rangers center Mika Zibanejad was one of four "Last Men In" voted…

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Barry Trotz on return to Islanders bench: ‘It felt very strange’

Islanders forward Brock Nelson was putting together his drinks before Monday night's game at UBS Arena against the Philadelphia Flyers…

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Rangers release NFT products ahead of Henrik Lundqvist Night at MSG

In anticipation of Henrik Lundqvist Night at Madison Square Garden on Jan. 28, the New York Rangers announced the release…

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Islanders’ associate HC Lane Lambert looking for more aggressive offense

Islanders associate head coach Lane Lambert kept his assessment of a misfiring offense simple and brief heading into Monday night's…

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Rangers perseverence continues with season-long road trip in rear-view mirror

Another hurdle cleared for the New York Rangers as their surprising season atop the standings continue.  A two-goal third period…

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Islanders lament ‘lack of execution’ with every game a must-win

Islanders veteran winger Josh Bailey stood wide-open at Washington Capitals goalie's Vittek Vanicek's left post on the power play when…

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Islanders return from long break with late Mathew Barzal winner over Devils

Mathew Barzal admitted that he let nearly two weeks of emotion out in one demonstrative goal celebration. After a 12-day…

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Islanders’ Adam Pelech; Rangers’ Chris Kreider, Adam Fox headed to 2022 NHL All-Star Game

Adam Pelech is the Islanders' lone representative while Adam Fox and Chris Kreider will stand in for the Rangers at…

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Islanders woes continue as Barry Trotz, Ryan Pulock enter COVID protocol

As the Islanders prepare to finally take the ice once again after another long layoff, the COVID bug has crept…

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Barry Trotz returns to Islanders after death of mother

After a week away from the team following the death of his mother, Barry Trotz returned to Islanders practice on…

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Noah Dobson’s ‘confidence’ name of impressive evolution game for Islanders

The ceiling was always going to be high for young New York Islanders defenseman Noah Dobson.  The first-round pick (No.…

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Islanders optimism increasing as lineup finally nears full strength

Consistency is the ever-important cliché of hockey, as it is in most sports. It's something that the New York Islanders…

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‘Trustworthy’ Austin Czarnik carving niche as Islanders super-utility man

The constant roster turnover amidst the COVID-19 surge around the NHL has created additional roles for roster hopefuls on the…

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If Rangers are for real, last few games certainly proved it

The New York Rangers weren't just an afterthought in the NHL heading into the 2021-22 season, they were expected to…

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Islanders notes: Barry Trotz, Ryan Pulock’s returns unknown

After stepping away from the team due to personal reasons just hours before their 3-2 overtime victory over the Edmonton…

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Mika Zibanejad pots hat trick, Igor Shesterkin fuels Rangers shutout of Lightning

Mika Zibanejad understood the assignment in spades. With Artemi Panarin sidelined in COVID protocol just hours before taking the ice…

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Rangers place Artemi Panarin on COVID list

Shortly before Sunday's matinee against the Tampa Bay Lightning at Madison Square Garden, the New York Rangers announced that star…

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After NHL dropout, Canada ‘worried; if Winter Olympics can go ahead as planned

With just over a month until the Beijing Winter Olympics opening ceremony, the CEO of the Canadian Olympic Committee (COC)…

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‘It is what it is’: Islanders hoping to retain momentum with another long break ahead

The New York Islanders can't get any sort of rhythm of going. That's more because of the current climate of…

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Top 10 Philadelphia sports moments of 2021

Another difficult year is in the books, thankfully. While you take this time to reflect on the year that was,…

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Islanders game Wednesday vs. Red Wings postponed due to COVID

The New York Islanders' game on Wednesday against the Detroit Red Wings has been postponed, the team announced on Tuesday,…

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Flyers add Brassard, Hart, Laughton to COVID list

The Philadelphia Flyers' COVID-19 list continues to grow as they announced on Monday that forwards Scott Laughton and Derick Brassard,…

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Islanders’ Mathew Barzal on quarantine, NHL opting out of Olympics: ‘It sucks’

This hasn't been the easiest of holiday seasons for New York Islanders star Mathew Barzal.  The first-line center was back…

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