Found December 06, 2011 on
Islanders Hockey Blog:
Martin St. Louis
New York Islanders
Tampa Bay Lightning
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 with respective injuries. The injuries did not prevent them from rolling over the Lightning in a game that saw five different Islander players score.
It was the Lightning who opened up the scoring with a goal from Martin St Louis at the 6:55 mark of the first period. It would take the Islanders seven minutes after the Tampa goal to answer back. John Tavares scored from in front of the net to tie the game at one. Four minutes later, Matt martin made it a 2-1 lead scoring on a feed from Tim Wallace behind the net. The point would be Wallace’s first since January 1, 2009 and his first as a New York Islander....
BEST OF MAXIM
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 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...
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...
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...
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.
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...
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.
FIRST STAR -...
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.
Continue reading "Stars Of The Week"
The mood in the room is so much better after a win. The music is blaring and thumping. The players are poking fun at each other and laughing. There are smiles all around. It is just so pleasant and not something we've had to often this season so far.
David Ullstrom was surrounded, of course, as the guy who scores his first NHL goal usually is. But it was such...
"I hope everyone is angry," wing Ryan Malone says.