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New York Islanders 5, Dallas Stars 4
BEST OF MAXIM
New York Islanders right wing Nino Niederreiter has been diagnosed with a concussion following a brutal hit from Dallas Stars defenseman Mark Fistric in Saturday's game.
The fifth overall pick of the 2010 draft, Niederreiter exited the contest after his first shift. The 19-year-old did not return.
Niederreiter has collected one goal and two penalty minutes in six games this season.
The Hawks beat the Islanders in a shootout on Friday night, 5-4. Yes, the 2 points are welcome and needed. However, ROW (regulation, overtime wins) took another hit. The game itself skated a fine line between exciting and frustrating. New York, with the WORST goals for average in the game at 1.95 scored twice in the first period. Again, it was not all Crawford’s fault. Cro did...
Jonathan Toews netted the only goal in the shootout, after posting a short-handed goal and assist in regulation, and the Chicago Blackhawks outlasted the New York Islanders 5-4 on Friday night.
Corey Crawford stopped New York's Frans Nielsen and Nino Niederreiter in the shootout. Matt Moulson, the final Islanders shooter, hit the post to end the game.
Andrew Brunette, rookie...
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 Dallas Stars are the best comeback team in the NHL, but even they can only go to the well so many times.
On a night where the injury-depleted team was looking to get a quick jump and play from ahead against the lowly New York Islanders (who were playing on back-to-back nights), Dallas once again put itself in position to have to chase the game.
Even when the Islanders built...
The Dallas Stars target their third straight win tonight, when the New York Islanders invade American Airlines Center.
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...
Contributions from some unexpected sources continue to help the Dallas Stars achieve success.
Expecting that same widespread production, the Stars look for a third consecutive victory and aim to continue their recent success against the visiting New York Islanders on Saturday night.
While top-line players like Jamie Benn, Loui Eriksson, Mike Ribeiro and Michael Ryder have consistently...
Dallas Stars General Manager Joe Nieuwendyk signed seven free agents this past summer with the stated goal of improving the organization’s depth, and after suffering a spate of injuries recently, that additional depth will be severely test...
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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Matt Moulson scored a career-high four goals to help the New York Islanders beat the Dallas Stars 5-4 on Saturday night.
What do the 2011-12 NHL season and The Essential Billy Joel have in common? Both are full of questionable hits. Yeah. Billy Joel sucks. Deal with it.
Anyway, here's another one of those questionable hits. Midway through the first period of Saturday's tilt between the New York Islanders and the Dallas Stars, Nino Neiderreiter was cutting through the neutral zone when Mark...