Found January 24, 2012 on
Tonight's Healthy Scratches:
After missing the past 12 games with a concussion, Islanders goaltender Al Montoya almost made an All-Star worthy save in overtime against the Maple Leafs Tuesday night. Unfortunately for Montoya and the Islanders, he came up just short. Check out how Tuesday night's tilt between Toronto and the Islanders ended, when Clarke MacArthur netted his second tally of the night, giving the Leafs the 4-3 victory, midway through overtime.
BEST OF MAXIM
It’s another dreadful season for the lowly New York Islanders. The team is in last place in the Atlantic division and there is no hope in sight. With attendance flailing the team decided to send out an email advertising second half ticket packages to see one of the worst teams in the sport. The Icelanders used an “Invest in your team” rhetoric to guilt fans into buying tickets...
Instead, Clark Macarthur wins it in OT for the Leafs.
The National Hockey League announced today that Evgeni Nabokov was named the Third Star of the Week for the period ending on Sunday, Jan. 22.
Nabokov, 36, posted a 3-0-0 record last week, stopping 89-of-91 shots (97.8%) for a 0.65 goals again...
First Star – Anders Nilsson
Nilsson picked up right where Kevin Poulin left off. The Swedish goalie has won his last four games allowing seven goals over that span. Last week, the Sound Tigers only played one game, Saturday against the Adir...
Team Record: 19-22-6
Last Game: 3-0 L @ TOR
Season Series: 0-2-0 of 4
Team Record: 24-19-5
Last Game: 3-0 W v NYI
Season Series: 2-0-0 of 4
The New York Islanders will try to post their longest winning streak in nearly a year when they visit the struggling Toronto Maple Leafs tonight at Air Canada Centre for the opener of a home-and-home series.