A GRABNER SNUB: What gives with the NHL not awarding Michael Grabner an invitation to the All-Star Game? Hey, he’s only the Rangers‘ half-season MVP. And, if you don’t believe me, see below. Or, ask Alain Vigneault. WANT MORE: What else is Grabby supposed to do? He scores shorthanded goals. He scores game-winning goals. He kills […]
(Editor’s Note: The Blue Jackets had their 16-game winning streak come to an end Thursday night against the Capitals) Make no mistake — the Rangers’ visit to Columbus on Saturday night will be THE test of all tests for the Blueshirts so far this season. For starters, it will be the Battle of the Brains, pitting […]
When a team such as the Islanders obtains nine out of a possible 10 points, it’s fair to say that the club is — at the very least — playing improved hockey. And when coach Jack Capuano‘s sextet repulsed enough Rangers counterattacks at Barclays Center last Tuesday night to win, 4-2, the Brooklynites image-change upwards […]
BY: DAVID KOLB NEW YORK ISLANDERS (6-9-4) @ SAN JOSE SHARKS (11-8-1) THAT’S A WRAP The Islanders will conclude their three-game California road trip today with a contest against the Sharks in San Jose. The Sharks grabbed a 3-2 win in Brooklyn on Oct. 18, which is the Isles’ only regulation loss to a Western Conference team at […]
LIGHTNING 6, ISLANDERS 1 Dennis Seidenberg scored his third goal of the season, but the Islanders lost, 6-1, to the Lightning at Barclays Center Tuesday night. The Isles are back in action Thursday against the Philadelphia Flyers. Live coverage gets under way at 6:30 PM on MSG+.