Islanders: New York Up 3-0 on Penguins, Setting Up Series Sweep

Thanks to a 4-1 victory Sunday over the Pittsburgh Penguins, the New York Islanders are one victory away from sweeping their first playoff series since 1983. One could argue the Islanders have had the Penguins, an underperforming bunch this season, on the ropes the entire time. And on Sunday, it looked like that for certain.Continue reading “Islanders: New York Up 3-0 on Penguins, Setting Up Series Sweep”

2016-2017 Season Preview: New York Islanders

The New York Islanders polished off the 2015-2016 season with a 45-27-10 record, good for fourth in the Metropolitan Division and just a point behind the New York Rangers. The Islanders scored 232 goals and allowed 216, with John Tavares leading the charge offensively. It was their first season at the Barclays Center in BrooklynContinue reading “2016-2017 Season Preview: New York Islanders”