Greiss Proving His Value

By Chris Boyle Possessing elite goaltending is the equivalent of a video game cheat code. It helps you avoid prolonged slumps in play and virtually assures you of yearly playoff contention. When you don’t possess it, some of your underlying issues are exposed. The Islanders possess a franchise-defining center, but they have struggled to find secondary scoring so […]

Islanders Win Wild Tilt vs. Penguins

By: Staff For the second straight game, the Islanders won in dramatic fashion. After letting a three-goal lead slip away in the third period, Anders Lee tallied the game-winning goal with 26.6 seconds left in regulation for the Isles, as they beat the Penguins, 5-3, Wednesday night at Barclays Center. Nikolay Kulemin added an […]

Game Preview: Islanders vs. Penguins

By: DAVID KOLB PITTSBURGH PENGUINS (13-6-3) @ NEW YORK ISLANDERS (7-10-4)     DESPERATE FOR POINTS The New York Islanders defeated the Calgary Flames on Monday and look to make it two-in-a-row tonight against the reigning Stanley Cup champion Pittsburgh Penguins. The Isles are 0-1-1 against Pittsburgh this season, and with upcoming matches against the Washington Capitals […]