Panthers, Predators split split-squad doubleheader (The Associated Press)

Greg McKegg scored 11 seconds into the third period to help the Florida Panthers beat the Nashville Predators 4-1 in a split-squad game on Tuesday night.

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This post was written by Yahoo! Sports - NHL - New York Islanders News on September 28, 2016 at 1:39 am



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Yormark looking forward to Islanders' 2nd year at Barclays (The Associated Press)

Pleased with the progress made during the New York Islanders' first season in Brooklyn, Brett Yormark is looking forward to the team's second year at Barclays Center. ''I thought we ended the year in a much better place than we started,'' said Brett Yormark, the Chief Executive Office for Brooklyn Sports and Entertainment, which oversees business operations and marketing for the Barclays Center.

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This post was written by Yahoo! Sports - NHL - New York Islanders News on September 27, 2016 at 11:06 am



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Isles goalies Berube, Gibson combine in 3-0 win vs Flyers (The Associated Press)

Jean-Francois Berube and Christopher Gibson combined for 28 saves to lead the New York Islanders over a Philadelphia Flyers split-squad team 3-0 on Monday night in New York.

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This post was written by Yahoo! Sports - NHL - New York Islanders News on September 27, 2016 at 1:19 am



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Things to watch in Team Europe-Canada World Cup finals (The Associated Press)

Canada, as expected, is in the World Cup of Hockey finals. Team Europe, an unexpected contender, also is in the best-of-three series. ''Nobody would guess we could be in the final,'' Marian Hossa said after helping Europe beat Sweden 3-2 Sunday in the semifinals.

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This post was written by Yahoo! Sports - NHL - New York Islanders News on September 26, 2016 at 3:50 am



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Europe beats Sweden 3-2 in OT, advances to World Cup finals (The Associated Press)

Tomas Tatar stuffed in a shot, triggering quite a celebration. Tatar scored his second goal 3:43 into overtime to give Team Europe a 3-2 victory over Sweden on Sunday in the World Cup of Hockey semifinals. As Swedish goaltender Henrik Lundqvist lay on the ice with his head down, the Europeans huddled up in the right corner and bounced on their skates in jubilation.

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This post was written by Yahoo! Sports - NHL - New York Islanders News on September 25, 2016 at 7:42 pm



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Streaking Canadians to face Team Europe in World Cup finals (The Associated Press)

Sidney Crosby and the Canadians look as if they can't be stopped. Canada has won 14 straight games in best-on-best hockey tournaments since losing to the U.S. in the preliminary round of the Vancouver Games in 2010. Like the Americans in Olympic basketball, the Canadians simply seem as if they're on another level against the rest of the world.

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This post was written by Yahoo! Sports - NHL - New York Islanders News on September 25, 2016 at 7:12 pm



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Team Europe relishes unexpected spot in World Cup semifinals (The Associated Press)

When the World Cup of Hockey started, Team Europe was not picked as a team to beat. Team Europe had other plans. ''I know nobody really expected us to be here right now,'' Danish and Detroit Red Wings forward Frans Nielsen said Saturday.

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This post was written by Yahoo! Sports - NHL - New York Islanders News on September 24, 2016 at 11:14 pm



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For Team Europe, in Halak they trust (Puck Daddy)

Now, as the backbone of the ragtag World Cup of Hockey squad collectively known as Team Europe, goalie Jaroslav Halak is expecting to face a few dozen more against Sweden. “It’ll be weird,” said Halak, a goalie for the New York Islanders. What Team Europe is playing for a chance to do what few of its players have the opportunity to do in international competition: Play for a championship.

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This post was written by Yahoo! Sports - NHL - New York Islanders News on September 24, 2016 at 5:02 pm



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Puck Daddy's 2016-17 NHL Preview: Florida Panthers (Puck Daddy)

Last Season: 47-26-9 (103 points), 1st in the Atlantic, 3rd in the East

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This post was written by Yahoo! Sports - NHL - New York Islanders News on September 24, 2016 at 7:45 am



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Roster retooled, Islanders hope to build off playoff run (The Associated Press)

Coming off their deepest playoff run in 23 years, the New York Islanders open training camp hoping to build on that success and go even further. The Islanders overcame injuries down the stretch last season to earn a playoff berth for the second straight year, and third in the past four, while reaching the 100-point mark in consecutive seasons for the first time since 1982. ''It was frustrating but you learn from it and you move on,'' defenseman Travis Hamonic said at the team's media day Thursday.

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This post was written by Yahoo! Sports - NHL - New York Islanders News on September 23, 2016 at 3:50 am



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