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Matt Martin scored his second game-winning goal in his three-year NHL career, and the New York Islanders shook off a slow start and routed the Tampa Bay Lightning 5-1 on Tuesday night.
John Tavares, Milan Jurcina, David Ullstrom and Matt Moulson - the NHL's first star of last week - also scored for New York. Ullstrom's goal was his first in the NHL. Al Montoya made 23 saves.
The Islanders are 4-1-2 in their past seven games.
Martin St. Louis gave Tampa Bay a 1-0 lead, but the Islanders led 3-1 before the first period ended. Mathieu Garon stopped 29 saves.
Tampa Bay, which has lost five in a row, leads the Islanders by only one point for 13th place in the Eastern Conference.
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It was a memorable night for Tim Wallace and David Ullstrom as they both contributed in the Islanders 5-1 victory over the Tampa Bay Lightning. Wallace was credited with his first point as an Islander and Ullstrom scored his first career NHL goal at the 3:39 mark of the third period.
The Islanders came into the game without Jay Pandolfo and Michael Grabner, who are both sidelined...
Matt Martin scored his second game-winning goal in his three-year NHL career, and the Islanders shook off a slow start and routed the Lightning 5-1 on Tuesday night.
The results are in and Ryan O'Reilly is the NHL's second star of the week.
O'Reilly joins the New York Islanders' Matt Moulson (first) and Jonathan Quick (third) as the NHL's three stars for the week.
O'Reilly posted seven points in four games this week and has had three consecutive games of two or more points. Known more for his defensive play, O'...
The National Hockey League has suspended Dallas Stars defenseman Marc Fistric three games for a hard hit on New York Islanders forward Nino Niederreiter last week.Niederreiter suffered a concussion when he was drilled by Fistric, who left his skates to deliver the hit.In his explanatory video, league disciplinarian Brendan Shanahan said Niederreiter was in hitting position but contact...
The New York Islanders placed forward Jay Pandolfo and defenseman Andrew MacDonald on injured reserve Monday.
Matt Moulson is one of the main reasons the last-place New York Islanders are on a modest roll.
They'll try to carry their momentum back to Nassau Coliseum on Tuesday night when they host the sputtering Tampa Bay Lightning.
Moulson leads the Islanders (8-11-5) with 13 goals, netting seven of them during a just-completed 3-0-1 road trip.
The left wing came one goal shy of a...
NEW YORK (Dec. 5, 2011) -- New York Islanders left wing Matt Moulson, Colorado Avalanche center Ryan O'Reilly and Los Angeles Kings goaltender Jonathan Quick have been named the NHL's 'Three Stars' for the week ending Dec. 4.
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New York Islanders forward Matt Moulson, Colorado Avalanche center Ryan O'Reilly and Los Angeles Kings goaltender Jonathan Quick have been named the NHL's 'Three Stars' for the week ending December 4.
NEW YORK (Dec. 5, 2011)—New York Islanders left wing Matt Moulson, Colorado Avalanche center Ryan O’Reilly and Los Angeles Kings goaltender Jonathan Quick have been named the NHL’s ‘Three Stars’ for the week ending Dec. 4.
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With Michael Grabner (day-to-day with a groin strain) and Nino Niederreiter (no timetable with a concussion) ruled out of the lineup for tonight’s game against the Tampa Bay Light...
The National Hockey League announced today that Islanders forward Matt Moulson has been named the First Star of the Week for the period ending Sunday, Dec. 4.
Moulson, 28, scored six...
The Islanders call-ups from the Bridgeport Sound Tigers made a huge impact in the Islanders 5-1 win over the Tampa Bay Lightning on Tuesday night at Nassau Coliseum.
Tim Wallace play...
Isles 5, Lightning 1
David Ullstrom scored his first NHL goal and 12 different players recorded points as the Islanders extended their point streak to five straight games (4-0-1) with a 5-1 victory over the Tampa Bay Lightning before 9...
Matt Martin scored his second game-winning goal in his three-year NHL career, and the New York Islanders shook off a slow start and routed the Tampa Bay Lightning 5-1 on Tuesday.
"I hope everyone is angry," wing Ryan Malone says.