Found March 10, 2012 on
Pro Sports Daily:
New York Islanders goaltender Anders Nilsson will start Saturday's game against the Atlantic Division rival New Jersey Devils, coach Jack Capuano said.
Nilsson certainly fared well in his last start - turning aside all 24 shots he faced to record both his first win and shutout against the Devils on Sunday.
The Swede, who will turn 22 on March 19, is 1-1-0 with a 3.01 goals-against average. Saturday's tilt will be his third start and fourth NHL appearance.
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On a Saturday night that seemed to reflect the same result as their last game played in Long Island, the Devils made sure Anders Nilsson’s lightning didn’t strike twice. In miraculous fashion, New Jersey found its way out of the Island with a crucial W.Anders Nilsson was expected to start after Evgeni Nabokov surrendered 5 goals against the Devils (3 of them belonging to Ilya...
In what was forecasted to be the single most important 3 games of the month for this team, the Islanders sure didn’t play like it tonight. After a 1-0 shutout victory on Sunday, and a 4 day break in between, the Islanders were completely uninspiring after getting blown out 5-1 by the New Jersey Devils.
Devils dominated play for the large part of the first, and the Islanders were...
The New York Rangers (43-18-7) defeated the New York Islanders (28-31-10) by the score of 4-3 in overtime, tonight. For a boxscore and recap go to Yahoo! Sports....with the season on the brink of spiraling out of control, the Rangers find away to get two huge points in what could be the defining win of the season....i expected Zuccarello to have a positive...
This is exactly what tonight’s game at Madison Square Garden between the New York York Rangers and New York Islanders is for the Blueshirts.
For the first time this season, the Rangers are in the midst of a three game losing streak in regulation. This past week, the Blueshirts lost to the New Jersey Devils (4-1), Ottawa Senators (4-1) and Chicago Blackhawks.
Because of the losing...
The New York Rangers (42-18-7) host the New York Islanders (28-31-9) at Madison Square Garden starting at 7:00 p.m. For a preview go to Yahoo! Sports. Rangers Game Notes TV: MSG; Radio: ESPN Radio 1050AM, XM 216Live Stream (Don't click on ads in stream, may download...
Here are some of this morning’s Islander headlines. Also, if you haven't read Islanders Hockey Blog's post game article check it out here. Try to enjoy.
Kovalchuk Scores three to lead Devils Past Islanders - Associated Press
Devils 5, Islanders 1 - New York Islanders
Islanders Don’t Do Enough, Lose to Devils - Newsday
Isles’ Michael Grabner a Healthy Scratch - Newsday...
TONIGHT’S GAME: The Rangers will face-off against the New York Islanders tonight at Madison Square Garden (7:00 p.m.; TV: MSG Network; Radio: 1050 ESPN Radio), to begin a seven-game homestand. The Blueshirts currently sit atop the Eastern Conference standings, and rank third in the league overall, with a record of 42-18-7 (91 pts). The Rangers [...]