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Islanders Still Searching For Answers

Tonight’s Recap Another home game, another loss as the New York Islanders continue to search for answers to their late season swoon. In a game they never really were in from the outset, the Isles dropped a 3-2 decision to the Anaheim Ducks, who clinched a playoff spot in the process. The first period saw the Islanders come out with an opening twenty minutes that can only be described...
Via Islanders Insight
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Islanders Insight’s Top Shelf: The Last Stand Edition – 03|24|15

The final Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum home stand is now upon you. These next four games are the last of its kind for the Uniondale arena, home to four Stanley Cup championships and countless memories that only four decades of hockey can engender. It’s safe to say that what matters most for this team is a playoff berth rather than concerning itself with a rival’s placement...
Via Islanders Insight
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Neuvirth’s Ability to Spell Halak Will Be Key to Islanders’ Success

Jack Capuano’s management of the New York Islanders’ two goaltenders, Jaroslav Halak and Michal Neuvirth, over these last nine games will be critical in determining the Isles’ playoff position and ultimately their overall playoff success. Halak, of course, is the starter. His 3-0 shutout of the New Jersey Devils last Tuesday has Isles fans dreaming of more playing time for...
Via Islanders Insight
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Islanders Insight’s Top Shelf: 3|18|15

Despite outshooting the Blackhawks by a decent margin, the Islanders fell well short in Chicago, losing their fourth consecutive game. The Isles gave up four goals in the game, two of which were scored by Jonathan Toews, with the other two being scored by Marian Hossa. Michal Neuvirth was not horrible in net, as he did make several big saves early in the game, but the goals he let...
Via Islanders Insight
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Islanders’ Offensive Woes Continue in Chicago

Tonight’s Recap For the first time all season the Islanders losing streak has reached four games after getting blown out by the Chicago Blackhawks in the United Center 4-1. Starting goaltender Jaroslav Halak did not make the trip to Chicago and the team recalled Kevin Poulin on an emergency basis from Bridgeport. Michal Neuvirth made his fourth start for the Islanders but has...
Via Islanders Insight
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Islanders G Halak sits out vs. Blackhawks with lower-body injury

  New York Islanders goalie Jaroslav Halak is sitting out against the Chicago Blackhawks because of a lower-body injury. Halak, who established the team record and a career-best for wins this season, is listed as day-to-day, the Islanders say. He didn't make the trip to Chicago for Tuesday night's game. The Islanders recalled Kevin Poulin from Bridgeport of the AHL on Tuesday to...
Via AP on Fox
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Islanders G Halak sits out with lower-body injury

CHICAGO (AP) New York Islanders goalie Jaroslav Halak is sitting out against the Chicago Blackhawks because of a lower-body injury. Halak, who established the team record and a career-best for wins this season, is listed as day-to-day, the Islanders say. He didn't make the trip to Chicago for Tuesday night's game. The Islanders recalled Kevin Poulin from Bridgeport of the AHL on...
Via AP on Fox
14 days ago  |  Discuss

New York Islanders Vs Chicago Blackhawks: Pregame Report

When: Tuesday, March 17, 2015Where: United Center, Chicago, ILTime: 8:30 p.m. ESTTV: MSG+2 (Howie Rose, Butch Goring)Radio: WRHU 88.7 FM (Chris King), LI News Radio 103.9 FM The Islanders (43-24-4, 90 points) have had a tough go of it as of late. They have scored just three goals in the last three games, all losses. Even John Tavares, the NHL’s points leader has been held scoreless...
Via Islanders Insight
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Islanders Pay the Price Against Canadiens

Tonight’s Recap The Islanders took the ice against the Montreal Canadiens at the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum tonight. Both teams came into the game with over 90 points and competing for the top of their respective divisions, however they both were also coming off losses to the Ottawa Senators in their previous outings and have been struggling so far in March. The first...
Via Islanders Insight
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Tavares OT Winner Lifts Islanders Over Leafs

Tonight’s Recap The Islanders took the ice against the Toronto Maple Leafs at the Air Canada Centre tonight. Goalie Michal Neuvirth came in to the game hoping for better results in his second start with the Islanders after taking a shootout loss against the Panthers last time out. Trade deadline acquisition forward Tyler Kennedy was penciled in by Jack Capuano earlier in the day...
Via Islanders Insight
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Islanders Fall Flat In Florida; Lose 4-3 In Shootout

Tonight’s Recap You cannot win every game, but there are some games that you should win because you are clearly the better team. This was one of them, and it didn’t happen. The Islanders fell to the Panthers 4-3 in the shootout on Saturday night in Sunrise. This may have been a road game, but you wouldn’t know it from the crowd. The Panthers aren’t exactly known for their...
Via Islanders Insight
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Huberdeau's shootout goal the difference as Panthers edge Islanders

  Jonathan Huberdeau scored the deciding shootout goal to lift the Florida Panthers over the New York Islanders 4-3 on Saturday night. Huberdeau beat Michal Neuvirth in the first round of the tiebreaker on the stick side. Huberdeau also scored in regulation, and Nick Bjugstad and Erik Gudbranson added goals for the Panthers. Dan Ellis stopped 25 shots in his second start since being...
Via AP on Fox
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Huberdeau's SO goal lifts Panthers over Islanders 4-3

SUNRISE, Fla. (AP) Jonathan Huberdeau scored the deciding shootout goal to lift the Florida Panthers over the New York Islanders 4-3 on Saturday night. Huberdeau beat Michal Neuvirth in the first round of the tiebreaker on the stick side. Huberdeau also scored in regulation, and Nick Bjugstad and Erik Gudbranson added goals for the Panthers. Dan Ellis stopped 25 shots in his second...
Via AP on Fox
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Jonathan Huberdeau scores deciding goal in shootout, Panthers top Islanders

SUNRISE, Fla. (AP) -- Jonathan Huberdeau scored the deciding shootout goal to lift the Florida Panthers over the New York Islanders 4-3 on Saturday night. Huberdeau beat Michal Neuvirth in the first round of the tiebreaker on the stick side. Huberdeau also scored in regulation, and Nick Bjugstad and Erik Gudbranson added goals for the Panthers. Dan Ellis stopped 25 shots in his second...
Via AP on Fox
24 days ago  |  Discuss

New York Islanders Add Necessary Insurance Between the Pipes

Newly acquired goaltender Michal Neuvirth warms up for the New York Islanders. Photo Courtesy of ESPN Garth Snow, the general manager of the New York Islanders (41-21-3, 85 points) may not have been in a frenzy at this year’s NHL trade deadline but he didn’t stand idly by either. The GM on Long Island made one move in particular that won’t be as heralded as some others but...
Via The Sports Journal
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Andrei Vasilevskiy records first NHL shutout, Lightning top Sabres

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) -- Tampa Bay rookie Andrei Vasilevskiy made 28 saves in his first NHL shutout, and the Lightning beat the Buffalo Sabres 3-0 on Tuesday night. Steven Stamkos opened the scoring late in the first period, snapping a wrist shot past former teammate Anders Lindback. Ryan Callahan and Victor Hedman added power-play goals 1:36 apart early in the second. Lindback (2-9)...
Via AP on Fox
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Lightning rookie Vasilevskiy earns 1st NHL shutout

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) Tampa Bay rookie Andrei Vasilevskiy made 28 saves in his first NHL shutout, and the Lightning beat the Buffalo Sabres 3-0 on Tuesday night. Steven Stamkos opened the scoring late in the first period, snapping a wrist shot past former teammate Anders Lindback. Ryan Callahan and Victor Hedman added power-play goals 1:36 apart early in the second. Lindback (2-9) made...
Via AP on Fox
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Lightning blank Sabres as rookie Vasilevskiy earns 1st NHL shutout

  Tampa Bay rookie Andrei Vasilevskiy made 28 saves in his first NHL shutout, and the Lightning beat the Buffalo Sabres 3-0 on Tuesday night. Steven Stamkos opened the scoring late in the first period, snapping a wrist shot past former teammate Anders Lindback. Ryan Callahan and Victor Hedman added power-play goals 1:36 apart early in the second. Lindback (2-9) made 32 saves in...
Via AP on Fox
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Buffalo Sabres’ deadline moves keep rebuild in focus

Tim Murray made it very clear after trading Drew Stafford, Tyler Myers and Jhonas Enroth almost three weeks ago that more players on the Buffalo Sabres trade deadline radar would have a similar fate. On Monday, Murray continued the trend by trading away unrestricted free agents Chris Stewart, Torrey Mitchell and Michal Neuvirth, as well […] The post Buffalo Sabres’ deadline moves...
Via Along the Boards
28 days ago  |  Discuss

To Buy Or Not To Buy: Breaking Down The Deadline Deals That Matter

The trade deadline has come and gone in 2015 and we’re left with a flurry of moves that mostly didn’t matter. There were buyers, there were sellers and then there was the Buffalo Sabres who went into full tank mode and sold off every halfway decent asset they had on their roster in hopes to land Conner McDavid. Don’t believe me? They sent away Chris Stewart, Michal Neuvirth...
Via Razzball Hockey
28 days ago  |  Discuss

Islanders Insight’s Top Shelf: 3|3|15

The trade deadline left an impact around the NHL, and the Islanders made their own splash, acquiring Michal Neuvirth and Tyler Kennedy. The team also sent Cory Conacher to Vancouver, and shipped G David Leggio to Arizona. While trades are important, New York as a team needs to focus on tonight’s game against the Dallas Stars. The Isles are in a tight race for the division title...
Via Islanders Insight
28 days ago  |  Discuss

Sabres deadline day recap by @lukewachob

PHILADELPHIA, PA – JUNE 28: Tim Murray, General Manager of the Buffalo Sabres, speaks on the phone on Day Two of the 2014 NHL Draft at the Wells Fargo Center on June 28, 2014 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images) You spent the whole season afraid of the Edmonton Oilers. You forgot that the original architect of our tank job is now part of another...
Via Buffalo Wins
28 days ago  |  Discuss

Islanders get goalie Neuvirth in trade from Sabres

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) The New York Islanders have acquired goalie Michal Neuvirth from the Buffalo Sabres for goaltender Chad Johnson and a 2016 third-round pick. The Sabres have now traded two goalies this season after sending Jhonas Enroth to Dallas last month. Buffalo also traded forward Matt Flynn to Montreal for a 2016 fifth-round pick Monday as they continue to rebuild through...
Via AP on Fox
29 days ago  |  Discuss

Stop Convincing Yourselves the Sabres Won’t Finish Last by @mmigliore

I can’t wait for this all to be over. I’m not just talking about this month of February, which is about to break a record for the coldest month on record in Buffalo and seems like has lasted about 60 days. I’m talking about this 2014-15 Buffalo Sabres season. Granted, this has been one of the most interesting seasons in Sabres history. This is the first year in my adult life...
Via Buffalo Wins
February 26, 2015  |  Discuss

NHL fines Sabres goalie Neuvirth for diving vs Predators

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) The NHL has fined Buffalo Sabres goalie Michal Neuvirth $2,000 for diving and embellishment after drawing a penalty in a game against the Nashville Predators last weekend. The disciplinary action announced on Wednesday was a second offense for Neuvirth. The first offense merited a warning, and occurred during a game against the Toronto Maple Leafs on Nov. 15....
Via AP on Fox
February 25, 2015  |  Discuss
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