NHL Star Tavares Heads Home By Choosing Maple LeafsIn bidding farewell to the Islanders, John Tavares chose Toronto and agreed to a seven-year, $77 million contract about an hour after the NHL's free agency period opened on Sunday.
Market For NHL Centers Runs Deep, From Tavares & BeyondNHL teams that are seeking a center during this offseason are in luck, especially the ones that can get an audience with John Tavares.
Islanders Hire Stanley Cup Winner Trotz As New CoachWhen Barry Trotz left the Capitals fresh off winning the Stanley Cup, the Islanders couldn't move fast enough to talk to him.
John Tavares' Free Agency Looms Large For IslandersThe Islanders star could head for greener pastures this summer.
Benn's Goal, 2 Assists Lead Stars Past IslandersAfter a game in which Dallas got balanced scoring to cruise to its second straight win, Stars coach Ken Hitchcock gave all the credit to goalie Kari Lehtonen.
Strome Helps Islanders Rally For 5-4 Win Over StarsRyan Strome had a goal and two assists, and New York rallied with four straight goals for a 5-4 victory over the Dallas Stars.
Lehtonen Makes 27 Saves, Stars Shut Out Islanders 3-0Lehtonen had the Stars' first shutout since December, Dallas beat the New York Islanders 3-0 on Saturday night to maintain its hold on sole possession of first place in the Western Conference.
Stars Beat Islanders 3-2 In OT To Stop SkidCody Eakin pumped up the deflated Dallas Stars with an overtime goal after the New York Islanders tied the game with 2 seconds left in the third period.
Tavares Leads Islanders Over Stars 4-2John Tavares scored with 1:24 to go and Brock Nelson added an empty-netter, leading the streaking Islanders to a 4-2 victory over the slumping Stars on Sunday.
Tavares Hat Trick Lifts Isles Over Stars 7-3With the Islanders offense clicking, it hardly mattered who was protecting their net. John Tavares scored three goals in New York's 7-3 win over the Stars on Monday night.
Isles Coach Jack Capuano: ‘We Need All 20 Guys Going, And We Didn't Have All 20’"I thought some guys worked hard and played a good game," Islanders coach Jack Capuano said. "Again, with our club we need all 20 guys going, and we didn't have all 20."
Moulson Gets Texas-Size Hat Trick As Isles Nip Stars Matt Moulson scored a career-best four goals, lifting the New York Islanders to a 5-4 win over the Dallas Stars.
Stars 5, Islanders 4 (SO)
Stars vs. Islanders Shootout 10/9/10