Nelson seals Isles 4-3 SO win over Sabres

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) Brock Nelson scored with 3:44 left in regulation to force overtime and then netted the decisive shootout goal to lift the New York Islanders to a 4-3 win over the Buffalo Sabres in a season-ending matchup of non-playoff teams on Sunday night.
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Dee Karl: Nelson's First goal & One Point

If you leave a rookie alone on the ice, he just might bite you. Brock Nelson, back in the line-up, was in the right place at the right time to slide a cross crease feed from Peter Regin, through the legs of a few Canucks and right into the back of the net. It’s his first NHL goal, and the first of the night for the Islanders. The second goal came on the power play as...
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October 22, 2013  |  Discuss

Brock Nelson Scores First NHL goal

Former UND forward Brock Nelson scored his first NHL goal tonight against the Vancouver Canucks. assisting on the Nelson goal was Peter Regin and former Minnesota Wild forward Cal Clutterbuck. So far in five-games this season, Nelson has scored (1g-1a—2pts). Peter Regin and Cal Clutterbuck pick up the assists on Brock Nelson's goal at 2:26 of the 1st period. #Isles 1,...
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October 22, 2013  |  Discuss

Brock Nelson having a good training camp with the Islanders.

I have been following the Islanders on Twitter during the preseason, and Brock Nelson has had a pretty solid preseason. It would appear that Nelson has a shot at making the Islanders. In five games with the Islanders during training camp Nelson has scored (1g-3a—4pts). It would also appear that Brock has improved on his post-game interviews. I remember him being one of the toughest...
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September 29, 2013  |  Discuss

Top Ten Prospects in the Islanders' System: Number Two, Brock Nelson

[caption id="attachment_157" align="alignleft" width="300"] image provided by[/caption] Coming in at number two on Islander Country's Top Ten Prospects in the Islanders' System is 2010 first round pick (30th overall), American born center, Brock Nelson. During the 2012-2013 season, Nelson, spent his first season as a pro with...
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August 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Hockey Prospectus on Brock Nelson and Danny Kristo

Corey Pronman a writer that has a NHL prospects page did a review on Former Fighting Sioux forward Brock Nelson and current Fighting Sioux forward Danny Kristo. Here is what Pronman had to say about Brock Nelson. --- 3. Brock Nelson, Center 2010-11 Ranking: Unranked Date of birth: 10/15/1991 Age: 20 Height: 6'4'' Weight: 192 Shoots: Left Statistics...
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July 19, 2012  |  Discuss

Islanders land North Dakota star Nelson

The leading scorer for the University of North Dakota hockey team is turning pro. Sophomore Brock Nelson, 20, has signed a three-year, entry-level contract with the NHL's New York Islanders and will forgo his final two years of college eligibility. Terms were not disclosed by the team. He will start his pro career in the minors. The 6-foot-4, 192-pound forward was a first-round...
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April 04, 2012  |  Discuss

Gophers fall from top WCHA spot

The Minnesota Gophers men's hockey team had been at the top of the WCHA standings all season until Friday night in Grand Forks. Warroad native Brock Nelson scored a goal late in the final period to give North Dakota an entertaining victory over Minnesota, 2-1.Meanwhile, about 500 miles away in Omaha, Neb., the hottest team in the WCHA was winning again. Minnesota-Duluth turned...
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January 14, 2012  |  Discuss

UND’s Nelson, O’Donnell garner WCHA weekly honors

Image via WikipediaGRAND FORKS, N.D. – Outstanding performances by Brock Nelson and Brendan O’Donnell in a sweep at Alaska Anchorage have netted the North Dakota forwards Western Collegiate Hockey Association (WCHA) weekly honors, announced today by the conference office. Nelson was named WCHA Offensive Player of the Week, while O’Donnell garnered WCHA Rookie of the Week...
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December 06, 2011  |  Discuss

Everyone Wants To Be A Star

When it comes to the New York Islander or New York Ranger prospect there is nothing nicer on the weekends than having a red hot prospect on a roll. Islander First Star Brock Nelson Brock Nelson (2010 1st) is the reason why the North Dakota Fighting Sioux have turned their season around. For the 4th straight game, Nelson carried the Fighting Sioux to another victory as for...
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December 04, 2011  |  Discuss

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