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Share Evgeni Nabokov’s first career NHL start was nearly perfect. On Jan. 19, 2000, the rookie goaltender from Kazakhstan stopped 39 shots for a shutout-tie against the Colorado Avala...

Islanders G Nabokov records 300th win

Evgeni Nabokov made 23 saves to record his 300th career win as the New York Islanders posted a 4-2 victory over the visiting Buffalo Sabres on Saturday. Nabokov became the 26th player to reach 300 wins and the second Russian to hit the milestone, joining Nikolai Khabibulin. Michael Grabner scored two goals and Matt Moulson and Kyle Okposo also tallied for the Islanders.

Islanders G DiPietro won't be back before April

New York Islanders goaltender Rick DiPietro will undergo surgery for a sports hernia and is likely gone for the remainder of the season.Islanders general manager Garth Snow told Newsday that DiPietro won't return until early April - and that's in a best-case scenario.DiPietro, who will undergo surgery on Tuesday, said he tried to play through the injury suffered Dec. 3 in...

Nabokov denies struggling Sabres for 300th win

Evgeni Nabokov earned his 300th NHL win after Michael Grabner scored the go-ahead goal with three minutes left, and the New York Islanders beat the Buffalo Sabres 4-2 on Saturday night.

Nabokov earns 300th win as Islanders beat Sabres 4-2

Evgeni Nabokov earned his 300th NHL win after Michael Grabner scored the go-ahead goal with three minutes left, and the New York Islanders beat the Buffalo Sabres 4-2 on Saturday night. Grabner's 12th goal of the season, scored on a rebound in front in goalie Jhonas Enroth at 16...

Isles' DiPietro to have surgery; out until April?

New York Islanders goalie Rick DiPietro will have surgery to repair a sports hernia, likely sidelining the oft-injured player for most of the rest of the season.

In absurd call, Sabres granted penalty shot after Islanders’ Streit stumbles into goal (Video)

Here's a very rare occurrence: a penalty shot awarded during a play that features no scoring chance whatsoever. With a minute and a half to go in Saturday night's game between the New York Islanders and the Buffalo Sabres, and with the Islanders leading 3-2, Sabres' winger Thomas Vanek took the puck behind the Islanders goal. Islanders' captain Mark Streit went after...

Nashville Predators at the New York Islanders: Pre Game Primer

TV-Radio...Noon CST - TV: Fox Sports TN, MSG Plus, and NHL Network in Canada. Preds Radio Network (102.5-FM The Game)Stage Setter...After surviving an ongoing dog fight in the Western Conference and winning 13 of their last 17 games, the Predators travel to New York to play the Islanders today and the Rangers tomorrow. With back to back games it would not be a complete surprise to...

Video- It’s Not Often You See A Penalty Shot Awarded On A Non-Scoring Chance

Mark Streit of the NY Islanders knocked the net off and the Buffalo Sabres were awarded a penalty shot. The Islanders did win the game.

Nashville Predators (25-15-4) at New York Islanders (16-20-6), 1 p.m. (ET)

The surging Nashville Predators will take aim at a fifth straight victory when they visit the New York Islanders for this afternoon's Martin Luther King Day matinee at Nassau Coliseum.
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