Found November 15, 2011 on HockeyBuzz:
I wasn't going to start a new entry, but it looks like I should. Nino Niederreiter is definitely IN, but Jack Capuano will not release the name of the one who sits until closer to game time. Evgeni Nabokov will be back in goal tonight. According to Art Staple, his only win this season was against the Rangers. We need another one tonight.

Islanders 2010 top pick Niederreiter to debut Tue.

New York Islanders 2010 first-round pick Nino Niederreiter will make his season debut in Tuesday's game against the rival New York Rangers. The 19-year-old right wing recently joined the club following a two-week conditioning stint in the AHL. He had suffered a groin injury during training camp. Niederreiter, the fifth overall pick in 2010, had a goal and an assist in nine...

New York Islanders officially unveil black third jersey

The New York Islanders officially unveiled its new black third jersey tonight at Nassau Coliseum. The jerseys, according to Icethetics, are accurate to speculated specifications of a previous leak. Here’s the look: The New York Islanders' new black third jersey (Photo grab from Icethetics) You can’t make it out on this photo, but the Islanders’ new sweaters...

Kyle Okposo Off To A Very Slow Start

from Arthur Staple of Newsday, Kyle Okposo acknowledged all the things that have been obvious to those around the Islanders this season: He’s pressing and his confidence is not where it needs to be. And that sitting out Tuesday’s 4-2 loss to the Rangers was a low for him in his three-plus NHL seasons. “I know what I have to do,” Okposo said after the team’s practice at...

Niederreiter Returns from Conditioning Stint

Share The New York Islanders announced today that forward Nino Niederreiter has been recalled from his conditioning assignment with the Bridgeport Sound Tigers of the American Hockey League. ...

Isles Woes Continue with 4-2 Loss to the Rangers

The Story line for the Islanders season continues to be that even when they play well, they cannot pull out a win. That was the case last night when the islanders lost 4-2 to the New York Rangers. The deathblow to the Islanders came at 15:05 when Josh Bailey attempted to clear the puck out of his own zone. The attempt was cut off by Brandon Dubinsky and got the puck over to Brad...

Rangers @ Islanders (Game 16)

The New York Rangers (9-3-3) visit the New York Islanders (4-7-3) at Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum tonight starting at 7:00 p.m. For a preview go to Yahoo! Sports. Rangers Game Notes TV: MSG; Radio: ESPN Radio 1050AM, XM 213Live Stream: Lines:Anisimov-Stepan...

Rangers 4, Islanders 2

The New York Rangers (10-3-3) defeated the New York Islanders (4-8-3) by the score of 4-2, tonight. For a boxscore and recap go to Yahoo! you would have expected the Islanders gave the Rangers everything they had and I'm very impressed that the Blueshirts were able to hold off this very inspired team. Never easy for the Rangers on Long Island....tonight is why it...

Game Preview: New York Rangers vs New York Islanders

TONIGHT’S GAME: The Rangers will face-off against the New York Islanders tomorrow at Nassau Colieseum (7:00 p.m.), as they look to extend their six-game winning streak. The Blueshirts currently rank second in the Atlantic Division standings, and fourth in the Eastern Conference, with a record of 9-3-3 (21 pts). The Rangers enter tomorrow’s contest having [...]

Islanders thirst for power

The Islanders’ power play has been an Achilles’ heel all season long. And last night was no different, as they fell to the Rangers 4-2 at Nassau Coliseum for their fourth consecutive loss, going 1-for-4 with the man advantage. The Isles had been 0-for-3 on the power play before Matt...

Pass or Fail: The Islanders’ third jersey, now on people

Back in August, we shared a leaked sketch of the New York Islanders' third jersey, set to unveil early in the 2011-12 season. At the time, reception was, shall we say, less than positive. Of course, it didn't quite seem fair to pass full judgment until we saw these things in (and on) the flesh, right? Well, judgment day is upon us. On Wednesday evening, the Islanders officially...

Trap Game

That is exactly what tonight is for the New York Rangers as they take on the New York Islanders in Long Island. The Blueshirts are riding a 6-game winning streak while the New York Islanders are one of the worst teams in the National Hockey League. With that said, however, it is more than likely that the Islanders will be up for tonight’s tilt in front of their fans. While the...

Canucks 4, Islanders 1

Share Matt Moulson’s goal with five minutes remaining in the second period was not enough offense for the Islanders as they lost 4-1 to the Vancouver Canucks on Sunday night at the Roge...
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