Islanders Rumors & News

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    Arthur Staple @StapeNewsday

    Capuano: Halak in goal, Boulton and Cizikas in, Mouillierat out.

  • Islanders F Matt Martin suspended one game for kneeing Trevor Daley "The NHL's Department of Player Safety has suspended New York Islanders forward Matt Martin one game for kneeing Dallas Stars defenseman Trevor Daley Tuesday night. The Department ruled that while Martin's hit was not malicious, it was reckless. It also resulted in an injury to Daley, who left..." March 05

  • Stars Win 3-2 over Islanders, But Lose Trevor Daley on Ugly Hit to Knee

    Defending Big D "Another dirty hit to a Dallas Stars knee. Another key member of the team lost. History (revisionist, perhaps) will probably remember Kulikov's malicious hit on Tyler Seguin as the moment that sunk the Stars' 2014-2015 already wayward season for good, but a footnote will be what Matt Martin..." March 04

  • Islanders' Martin faces safety hearing "New York Islanders forward Matt Martin faced a hearing Wednesday for kneeing Dallas Stars defenseman Trevor Daley during a game. Daley was hit by Martin at 1:48 of the first period in Dallas' 3-2 overtime win Tuesday night." March 04

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    Stephen Whyno @SWhyno

    #Isles make a minor-league trade, sending goaltender David Leggio to the #Coyotes. Played for U.S. at worlds last year.

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    Elliotte Friedman @FriedgeHNIC

    VAN gets Cory Conacher from NYI

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    John Vogl @BuffNewsVogl

    Sportsnet says Sabres have sent Michal Neuvirth to Islanders for Chad Johnson.

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    Spector's Hockey @SpectorsHockey

    Tyler Kennedy dealt by the #Sharks to the #Islanders for a conditional pick.

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    Pierre LeBrun @Real_ESPNLeBrun

    Tyler Kennedy traded to the New York Islanders for a conditional pick

    NHL Trade Deadline 2015 - Live Stream

    PSD Staff Check back often for all of the latest NHL Trade Deadline rumors, news stories, tweets, images, videos, and anything else we can dig up pertaining to deadline day. March 02

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    Pierre LeBrun @Real_ESPNLeBrun

    Canucks get Cory Conacher from Isles organization in exchange for Dustin Jeffrey

  • Goalie trade! Sabres send Michal Neuvirth to Isles for Chad Johnson

    Pro Hockey Talk "We’ve got our first goalie-for-goalie swap of the trade deadline — Buffalo has sent the red-hot Michal Neuvirth to the New York Islanders in exchange for backup Chad Johnson and a third-round pick in 2016. Neuvirth, 26, has played extremely well since taking over the Sabres’ No. 1 gig —..." March 02

  • Sharks send RW Tyler Kennedy to Islanders "The San Jose Sharks have traded right wing Tyler Kennedy to the New York Islanders in exchange for for a conditional third-round draft pick in 2016. Kennedy, 28, has four goals and five assists over 25 games this season with the Sharks. This is Kennedy’s second season in San Jose after the..." March 02

  • Canes cruise past Islanders with trade deadline looming

    Raleigh News & Observer "Bill Peters acknowledged the obvious. There is a very good chance that come Monday night in Chicago, the Carolina Hurricanes will not resemble the group constructed by general manager Ron Francis at the start of the season. "I know all our guys - obviously upcoming free agents - are in..." March 01

  • Halak sets Islanders single-season record in win over Flames

    Pro Hockey Talk "Jaroslav Halak has made history for the New York Islanders. In a 2-1 victory over the Calgary Flames, Halak recorded his 33rd win of the season, earning him the Islanders’ single-season record. He made 26 saves, beaten once with 21 seconds remaining in regulation. As per, Halak moves..." February 28

  • Islanders storm past woeful Coyotes to hold on to first place

    New York Post "The Islanders were potentially one more loss away from dropping into a tie for first place in the Metropolitan Division on Tuesday. Johnny Boychuk, though, insisted he wasn’t aware of that fact. “I haven’t even noticed what place we’re in,” said Boychuk, whose third-period goal helped seal a..." February 25

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    ProSportsDaily @PSDnews

    Islanders' Johnny Boychuk was asked if he has a big extension coming following the Leddy deal...he just smiled. Expect something soon.

  • Bettman: Salary Cap Won’t ‘Fall Off A Cliff’ Because Of Canadian Dollar

    NESN "The March 2 NHL trade deadline is fast approaching and a lot of general managers around the league will be wary of acquiring players with term on their contract beyond this season because of the uncertainty of next year’s salary cap. The salary cap ceiling for the 2014-15 campaign is $69..." February 25

  • Islanders' Leddy has grown into cornerstone player "Nick Leddy has been everything the New York Islanders could have hoped for when they acquired him from the Chicago Blackhawks before the start of the season. On Tuesday they made sure he'll be around for a while. The Islanders announced Leddy has agreed to a seven-year contract that will keep..." February 25

  • Isles sign Leddy to seven-year, $38.5M extension

    Pro Hockey Talk "The New York Islanders made a big splash on Tuesday, agreeing to a seven-year contract extension with Nick Leddy. “Nick has proven to be an elite defenseman in this league at a young age,” Islanders General Manager Garth Snow said in a statement. “He’s the type of player on the ice, in the..." February 24

  • Short-handed Canucks shut out Islanders, 4-0

    Vancouver Sun "Eddie Lack did everything Sunday but get credited for a win, and he joked that he thought about letting in one goal late in the game to take the W away from Ryan Miller. The goalies shared the shutout. Their team shared the win. Even as their worst injury crisis in years deepened, the..." February 23

  • Islanders plan to stand pat at trade deadline

    New York Post "Get a good look at this Islanders team, because it’s highly unlikely anything major is going to change on the roster between now and the postseason. Sources within the organization have recently told The Post the plan leading up to the March 2 trade deadline is to stand pat. That is not to say..." February 23

  • Islanders rip Hurricanes, 4-1

    Lighthouse Hockey "The Islanders took on the Hurricanes who they have had their way with so far this season. One would look at this game and expect a bit of a letdown of a game - both teams played last night, both teams traveled, there was a state of emergency due to inclement weather and Carolina was offering..." February 18

  • Rangers finally down Islanders with thrilling 6-5 victory

    New York Post "Can such an exciting game be ruined on the whim of a referee? In this instance, no. The answer is no. Because if any or all of the four officials on the ice swallowed their whistles midway through the third period on a possible tripping call on Chris Kreider, or if the non-call was correct,..." February 17

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    Arthur Staple @StapeNewsday

    #Isles activate Michael Grabner off IR, place Casey Cizikas (lower) on IR. McDonald still up on emergency recall.

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    Elliotte Friedman @FriedgeHNIC

    Carkner and Stalberg clear. Gibbons (CBJ) on waivers

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    Elliotte Friedman @FriedgeHNIC

    Stalberg (NASH) & Carkner (NYI) on waivers

  • Calvin de Haan sits out again

    Newsday "Calvin de Haan wasn't happy about sitting out a third straight game, but he understood the situation. The Islanders had won all three games he had missed after taking a skate to the face in Boston on Feb. 7, so coach Jack Capuano decided not to switch up the defense. There's also the..." February 15

  • Islanders rack up another ugly win over a bottom feeder Leafs

    New York Post "For the past two weeks, the Islanders haven’t looked much like a first-place team, but the standings remain on their side. Even after a recent stretch of four losses in five games, the Islanders remain in control of the Metropolitan Division after grinding out their third straight one-goal win..." February 13

  • Casey Cizikas’ goal propels Islanders past woeful Oilers

    New York Post "The Edmonton Oilers haven’t won at Nassau Coliseum since 1999 — and they never will again. Facing off for the final time in the building where they played consecutive Stanley Cup finals (1983-84), the Islanders overcame a horrendous third period against the dreadful Oilers to win for the third..." February 11

  • Isles match club record for shots against in 3-2 win over Sabres

    Lighthouse Hockey "The New York Islanders visited Buffalo and nearly walked away with an easy victory before a quick turn in the second period transformed a 3-0 cakewalk lead into a 3-2 nailbiter. That ended up being the final score, an impressive feat of "that was close!" for the Sabres given that they managed only..." February 09

  • Islanders place Grabner on IR; recall two "New York Islanders forward Michael Grabner (undisclosed) has been placed on injured reserve, the Islanders said Sunday. Forwards Colin McDonald and Harry Zolnierczyk were recalled from Bridgeport of the American Hockey League. Each are in the lineup Sunday against the Buffalo Sabres, replacing..." February 08

  • Panthers salvage trip with win over Isles

    Fort Lauderdale Sun-Sentinel "Jimmy Hayes didn't get the best of his kid brother, Kevin, in Madison Square Garden, but he certainly took care of the Islanders on Tuesday as the Panthers bid adieu to Nassau Coliseum with a desperately needed 4-2 victory. Hayes scored two goals, including the game-winner in the third period,..." February 04

  • ESPN wins U.S. broadcast rights to World Cup of Hockey

    SB Nation "The World Wide Leader beat out NBC and FOX. Fans still upset about ESPN's perceived lack of hockey coverage over the last few years will be happy to learn the network has won the U.S. broadcast rights to the World Cup of Hockey. According to TSN's report on Tuesday, ESPN beat out both NBC..." February 04

  • Source: Isles' Okposo has detached retina

    ESPN New York "New York Islanders top-line forward Kyle Okposo is out with a detached retina in his eye, a source confirmed Tuesday to's Katie Strang. Islanders coach Jack Capuano announced on Jan. 26 that Okposo would be sidelined six to eight weeks but did not disclose the nature of the..." February 03

  • Reilly Smith Ends Goal Drought With Three Points In Bruins’ Win Over Islanders

    NESN "Reilly Smith has been plagued by inconsistency this season, but his performance in Thursday night’s 5-2 win over the New York Islanders could serve as a catalyst for a strong second half of the regular season. The Boston Bruins right winger entered Thursday with an 11-game goalless drought and..." January 30

  • Islanders' Clutterbuck fined for diving/embellishment "New York Islanders forward Cal Clutterbuck has been fined $2,000 as supplementary discipline under NHL Rule 64 (Diving/Embellishment), the National Hockey League announced today. Revised for the 2014-15 season following offseason approval by the League's Board of Governors and the National..." January 29

  • It’s undeniable: Islanders are the best team in New York

    New York Post "If the Eastern Conference-leading Islanders provide a measuring stick for the also-running Rangers, then the Blueshirts came up about as small Tuesday night at the Coliseum as the meteorologists around these parts whose predictions of an historic blizzard panicked the populace. Came up about as..." January 28

  • Why the NHL's most hated players are never going away "They tend to be some of the most hated players in the NHL, and when they inevitably do something reckless you probably want them out of the league. They are the guys that spend their time skating along the fine line between "playing with an edge," and playing dirty. On occasion, they will jump..." January 28

  • Isles begin life without Okposo, but get Grabovski back tonight

    Pro Hockey Talk "The Islanders will play their first game of the season tonight without the services of second-leading scorer Kyle Okposo — out 6-8 weeks with an upper-body injury — but will return a key forward against the Rangers, as Mikhail Grabovski (lower body) draws in for the first time in five..." January 27

  • Rangers-Islanders imperiled by blizzard crushing New York

    New York Post "Tuesday night’s scheduled mid-winter Rangers-Islanders showdown at Nassau Coliseum remains on the docket even as a potential record-breaking blizzard is forecast for the New York area. “[It is] possible [the NHL could announce a postponement on Monday], but there is no set deadline or time..." January 27

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    New York Islanders @NYIslanders

    Capuano: @bookerT2116 will be out 6-8 weeks with an upper-body injury. #Isles

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    Arthur Staple @StapeNewsday

    There's been no word from either team or NHL yet about Tuesday. Won't be anything until tomorrow at the earliest.

  • Despite losing vacation, Jaroslav Halak happy to be an All-Star

    Newsday "Jaroslav Halak was all set for a sunny weekend in Florida with his wife and daughter, a hard-earned respite after a stellar half-season with the Islanders. Instead, he will have to settle for the warmth of the red light that keeps burning behind a goalie's neck during the perennially high-scoring..." January 24

  • Crosby, Stamkos top picks in All-Star draft "The stars of the 2015 NHL All-Star Weekend in Columbus will conduct a fantasy draft Friday to create teams for a real game to be played Sunday. We here at decided to get into the spirit by conducting our own All-Star fantasy draft. Dan Rosen played the role of Jonathan Toews; Corey..." January 22

  • Islanders destroy Flyers to enter break in fitting fashion

    New York Post "So it is with echoing chants of “Yes! Yes! Yes!” that the Islanders are going into this All-Star break, atop the Metropolitan Division and possibly atop the Eastern Conference. Making quick work of the lifeless Flyers on Monday afternoon at the Coliseum, the Islanders claimed a 7-4 victory and..." January 20

  • Islanders’ Halak named All-Star sub after Lundqvist picks rest

    New York Post "It took a couple of injuries, but now a team battling for the top spot in the Eastern Conference standings finally has its second player headed for the All-Star Game. Joining John Tavares for the festivities next weekend in Columbus, Ohio, will be Islanders’ goalie Jaroslav Halak, who got the..." January 16

  • Halak, Fleury to replace Rinne, Howard at ASG "New York Islanders goaltender Jaroslav Halak and Pittsburgh Penguins goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury will serve as injury replacements at the 2015 Honda NHL All-Star Game to be played Jan. 25 at Nationwide Arena in Columbus (5 p.m. ET; NBCSN, CBC, TVA Sports). Halak and Fleury will replace injured..." January 15

  • Surging Islanders score decisive win over red-hot Rangers

    New York Post "Maybe the biggest thing for the Islanders to come out of Tuesday’s decisive 3-0 drubbing of the Rangers at the Garden is that almost nothing overly celebratory came out of the visitor’s locker room. For the first time in a long time, the Islanders are not acting like a team that is content with..." January 14

  • The Islanders are bringing the 'Fisherman' logo back for one night "The New York Islanders are playing their final season at the Nassau Coliseum before making the move to Brooklyn next season. As part of the final season the Islanders are taking a look back at their lengthy history in their old barn and celebrating in a number of ways. One of those ways is to..." January 10

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