Articles Tagged ‘Stanley Cup’

New York Islanders' John Tavares, left, and Philadelphia Flyers' Danny Briere, right, chase the puck during the first period of an NHL hockey game on Thursday,  Jan. 19, 2012, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Tom Mihalek)

Reports: Islanders Moving to Brooklyn’s Barclays Center

In their 40th anniversary year as Long Island’s hometown NHL franchise, the Stanley Cup dynasty-winning New York Islanders will announce today that the team is…



Stanley Cup: Cinderella Takes On the Glamour Boys

You could almost hear the NHL offices breath a sigh of relief as both the Blackhawks and Flyers finished off their opponents earlier this week…



The Islanders-Rangers Rivalry

Gilles Villemure may have fired the first shot in the now 37-year-old Islanders-Rangers rivalry way back in 1972. The former Rangers goaltender had just beaten…



Faceoff: NHL Eastern Conference Preview

By Michael McEnaney As we stated in our recent New York Islander and Ranger previews, the NHL is coming off a solid 2008-09 season as…