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Frightening moment as Boychuk takes skate to face in Canadiens' victory over Islanders

Brendan Gallagher had a goal and an assist in Montreal's three-goal first period, and the Canadiens went on to a 6-2 win over the New York Islanders on Tuesday night.

Ovechkin scores 700th career goal

Capitals' Alex Ovechkin scores 700th career goal, becoming eighth in NHL to reach milestone.

Lifted by rookie's unlikely 1st career goal, Islanders top Sens for 10th straight win

Cole Bardreau scored his first NHL goal on a penalty shot in the second period, and the New York Islanders beat the Ottawa Senators 4-1 Tuesday night for their 10th straight win.

Canucks rebound from shutout loss to hand Rangers 4th straight defeat

Brock Boeser and Jay Beagle scored late in Vancouver's three-goal first period and the Canucks held on to beat the New York Rangers 3-2 on Sunday. Jacob Markstrom stopped 38 shots to win his third straight start.

Connor McDavid staying level as Oilers' hot start continues

Connor McDavid and the Edmonton Oilers aren't satisfied with their strong start. They know they can improve. McDavid scored the tiebreaking goal and Leon Draisaitl had two goals and an assist as the Edmonton Oilers beat the New York Rangers 4-1 Saturday for their season-opening fifth straight win.

James Neal in the spotlight with 4 goals in Oilers' win

James Neal had his first career four-goal game and the Edmonton Oilers beat the New York Islanders 5-2 on Tuesday night.
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Jets drop wild affair to Rangers as leaky defence begins to show

Brett Howden broke a tie with 4:09 remaining, and the New York Rangers beat the Winnipeg Jets 6-4 in a wild season opener on Thursday night.
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Hurricanes strike quickly in 3rd to steal win from Islanders

Warren Foegele and Nino Niederreiter scored 48 seconds apart early in the third period to rally the Carolina Hurricanes to a 2-1 victory over the New York Islanders on Sunday and a 2-0 series lead in the Eastern Conference semifinals.
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Staal's OT winner lifts Hurricanes past Islanders

Jordan Staal scored 4:04 into overtime to lead the Carolina Hurricanes to a 1-0 victory over the New York Islanders on Friday night in the opener of the Eastern Conference semifinal series.

Barzal, Islanders steamroll Senators with explosive 3rd

Mathew Barzal had two goals and an assist to help the New York Islanders rally for a 6-3 win over the Ottawa Senators on Friday night.
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Jets finding ways to win late during best stretch of season

Jacob Trouba and Adam Lowry scored 22 seconds apart early in the third period, rallying the Winnipeg Jets to a 3-1 victory over the New York Islanders on Tuesday night.
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Canucks fall to Isles on Kuhnhackl's unusual night

Tom Kuhnhackl scored two unusual goals to lead the New York Islanders to a 5-2 victory over the Vancouver Canucks on Tuesday night.
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Rangers power past Canadiens for 4th straight win

Neal Pionk scored the tiebreaking goal on a sensational, end-to-end rush late in the third period and the New York Rangers rallied to beat the Montreal Canadiens 5-3 on Tuesday night for their fourth straight win.

Lou Lamoriello hired by Islanders as president of hockey operations

Longtime NHL executive Lou Lamoriello has joined the New York Islanders and will have full authority in all hockey matters. The team on Tuesday announced the hiring of the 75-year-old Lamoriello as president of hockey operations.

Islanders' Josh Bailey agrees to 6-year, $30M contract extension

Josh Bailey has agreed to a six-year, $30 million deal to stay with the New York Islanders instead of testing free agency this summer.

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