1. Another big game from Rick Nash tonight at The Garden and there will be no need to do any sightseeing on Monday in Old Montreal, New Montreal nor the Bell Centre. 2. It would be foolhardy to suggest that Game 6 is in the bag for New York because as they say, “The puck […]
1. Dan Girardi was not given many positive pre-playoff reviews and knows his game had been under scrutiny all season; often questioned. 2. After watching the Blueshirts workhorse in Game 1 against Montreal, I came away convinced that Girardi is among the most determined players on either roster, Habs or Rangers. Translated: Dangerous Dan wants […]
Some philosopher, somewhere uttered the deathless observation “Genius will out.” He — or she — couldn’t have had Doug Weight in mind, but the announcement today that the former National Hockey League star has been promoted from “Interim” to Head Coach is just such an example of a hockey genius finding his level. You don’t […]
“We’ll get ’em next year!” I heard a few fans shout that after the end of the Isles vs. Senators game on Sunday. It was the final regular season game and the end of the road for the blue-and-orange this season. It doesn’t matter when the season ends, I still feel sad the following few […]
Islanders 4, Senators 2
The Isles closed out the season on a good note, but fell just short of the postseason.
BY: DAVID KOLB Follow @DavidKolbMSG NEW YORK ISLANDERS (40-29-12) vs. OTTAWA SENATORS (44-27-10) Coverage begins at 4:30 PM on MSG+ and MSG GO Eliminated from playoff contention last night, the Islanders will look to close out the season on a high-note.
Islanders 4, Devils 2
The Isles catapulted past New Jersey with a huge second-period while Anders Lee lit the lamp twice.