Islanders Have to Deal With Adversity for First Time in Postseason

After winning four straight games to sweep the Pittsburgh Penguins, the Islanders find themselves in a situation they haven't been in so far these playoffs.  The Isles are in a 1-0 series deficit and are looking to tie it on home ice Sunday.  Sure, the playoffs are young, and the Islanders have been through adversity …

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Season Recap: Islanders Vs. Hurricanes

Both the New York Islanders and Carolina Hurricanes were looked at as “underdogs” in their respective series'. The Islanders swept the notorious Pittsburgh Penguins and the Hurricanes defeated the reining champion Washington Capitals in seven games. The Islanders will have home ice in this series, which will be played in the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, NY. …

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Game of the Month 4/10/19: Game 1 Pittsburgh Penguins @ New York Islanders Preview

We are just hours away from game one of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals as the Islanders get set to host the Penguins for a best of seven series. It is the first time since 1988 that the Islanders clinched home-ice advantage for the first round of the playoffs. Also, within the past 13 years, the …

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Islanders Fall 4-3 to the Hurricanes in Heart-Breaking Loss

The New York Islanders fell to the Carolina Hurricanes 4-3 in their first loss at Nassau Coliseum of the season. Prior to the game, the Islanders loaned Joshua Ho-Sang to the Bridgeport Sound Tigers and recalled Valtteri Filppula from the IR. The loss was once again stained by the Islanders lack of an effective power-play, which …

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