Sunday, February 24, 2013

Kevin Poulin to start for Islanders against Hurricanes; DiPietro clears waivers

Rick DiPietro during warm-ups on Feb. 3, 2013 before the game between the New York Islanders and the New Jersey Devils. Photo/Jai Agnish






New York Islanders goalie Rick DiPietro cleared waivers and was assigned to the Bridgeport Sound Tigers yesterday, the team announced. The Islanders recalled goaltender Kevin Poulin from Bridgeport and he will get the nod in goal tonight against the Carolina Hurricanes, Jesse Eisenberg of the Islanders Communications Dept. said Sunday afternoon.
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Friday, February 22, 2013

Islanders vs. Devils Feb. 16, 2013

John Tavares, Andrew MacDonald celebrate goalRyan Carter crashing the creaseDevils players swarm Evgeni NabokovAlexei Ponikarovsky moves the puckJohn Hedberg in netJohn Tavares skates
Anton Volchenkov and Matt Moulson along the boardsMichael Grabner skatesJohn Tavares awaits a faceoffJohn Tavares scores goalDavid Clarkson, Patrik Elias apply pressureEvgeni Nabokov
Patrik Elias shot on goalEvgeni Nabokov right pad saveNew York Islanders Ice GirlNew Jersey Devils forward Jacob JosefsonIslanders and Devils players in pursuit of the puckEvgeni Nabokov salutes crowd
John Tavares first starJohn Tavares first starNew York Islanders celebrate winIslanders goalie Evgeni NabokovJohan Hedberg and John TavaresJohn Tavares skates

From the game between the New York Islanders and the New Jersey Devils on Feb. 16, 2013 at Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum in Uniondale, New York.

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Tuesday, February 19, 2013

John Tavares

John Tavares by Jai Agnish
John Tavares, a photo by Jai Agnish on Flickr.
John Tavares skates out onto the ice after the game when he was named the first star. Tavares had a had trick and an assist and is currently tied for the lead league in goals. From the game between the New York Islanders and the New Jersey Devils on Feb. 16, 2013 at Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum in Uniondale, New York. This photo was published in this article on examiner.com.

Monday, February 4, 2013

Devils beat Islanders in rematch as Hedberg gets shutout

New Jersey Devils forward David Clarkson on a break-away against New York Islanders goalie Evgeni Nabokov Feb. 3, 2013. Photo/Jai Agnish

The Devils were hungry for a rebound win and the Islanders were the unlucky team on the receiving end of it yesterday. Following an ugly loss to the Pittsburgh Penguins Saturday, and three straight overtime losses before that... [Read the full story and view photo slideshow