Matt Di Giacomo

New York Islanders sign C Derick Brassard to 1-year deal

Derick Brassard joins the New York Islanders on a one-year deal to fill the space left at third-line center. FOR FULL STORY ON STANDARD WEBSITE: New York Islanders sign C Derick Brassard to 1-year deal | Elite Sports NY

Geoff Magliocchetti

Joseph Tsai to become full-time owner of the Brooklyn Nets (Report)

Taiwan-born billionaire and minority owner Joseph Tsai is close to purchasing the remaining 51% of the Brooklyn Nets from Mikhail Prokhorov. FOR FULL STORY ON STANDARD WEBSITE: Joseph Tsai to become full-time owner of the Brooklyn Nets (Report) | Elite Sports NY

Justin Weiss

What’s next for the New York Islanders’ arena at Belmont Park

The New York Islanders' new arena at Belmont Park is moving into the final stages of the approval process — here’s what comes next. FOR FULL STORY ON STANDARD WEBSITE: What’s next for the New York Islanders’ arena at Belmont Park | Elite Sports NY

Justin Weiss

New York Islanders prospect rankings: Noah Dobson headlines

The New York Islanders added to an already deep prospect pipeline at the 2019 NHL Draft. Today, ESNY ranks the top young guns. FOR FULL STORY ON STANDARD WEBSITE: New York Islanders prospect rankings: Noah Dobson headlines | Elite Sports NY

Geoff Magliocchetti

NYC Overseas: The best of New York sports internationally

As the New York Yankees head overseas this weekend, ESNY looks back at how their compatriots did in similar situations. FOR FULL STORY ON STANDARD WEBSITE: NYC Overseas: The best of New York sports internationally | Elite Sports NY

Matt Di Giacomo

New York Islanders sign Jordan Eberle to an economical 5-year deal

Of the New York Islanders' free agents, it looked like it was going to be difficult to keep Jordan Eberle, but they managed to find a way. FOR FULL STORY ON STANDARD WEBSITE: New York Islanders sign Jordan Eberle to an economical 5-year deal | Elite Sports NY

Matt Di Giacomo

New York Islanders C Brock Nelson re-signs for 6 years

The New York Islanders secured the first of four pending free agents by signing Brock Nelson to a six-year deal. FOR FULL STORY ON STANDARD WEBSITE: New York Islanders C Brock Nelson re-signs for 6 years | Elite Sports NY

Geoff Magliocchetti

The best (and worst) New York sports series finales

In honor of the "Game of Thrones" polarizing farewell, ESNY looks back on the best and worst series finales in New York sports history. FOR FULL STORY ON STANDARD WEBSITE: The best (and worst) New York sports series finales | Elite Sports NY

Matt Di Giacomo

Finding the outliers in the 2018-19 New York Islanders

Lou Lamoriello must decide what to do with players who don't fit the New York Islanders' team structure and what their returns may be. FOR FULL STORY ON STANDARD WEBSITE: Finding the outliers in the 2018-19 New York Islanders | Elite Sports NY

Matt Di Giacomo

New York Islanders’ Lane Lambert interviewing with Anaheim Ducks

First-year New York Islanders associate coach, Lane Lambert, may already be on the move as the Anaheim Ducks search for their new head coach. FOR FULL STORY ON STANDARD WEBSITE: New York Islanders’ Lane Lambert interviewing with Anaheim Ducks | Elite Sports NY

Matt Di Giacomo

New York Islanders pending UFAs: How each must be prioritized

Lou Lamoriello will have to decide which pending UFA's will compromise the New York Islanders’ core for years to come. FOR FULL STORY ON STANDARD WEBSITE: New York Islanders pending UFAs: How each must be prioritized | Elite Sports NY

Matt Di Giacomo

New York Islanders look ahead after disappointing playoff finish

The 2018-19 New York Islanders laid the foundation for future organizational success after a surprising Stanley Cup Playoffs run. FOR FULL STORY ON STANDARD WEBSITE: New York Islanders look ahead after disappointing playoff finish | Elite Sports NY

Mark Everett Kelly

The New York Islanders keys in sweeping the Pittsburgh Penguins

The New York Islanders historic four-game sweep of the Pittsburgh Penguins makes much more sense when you look at the numbers. FOR FULL STORY ON STANDARD WEBSITE: The New York Islanders keys in sweeping the Pittsburgh Penguins | Elite Sports NY

Mark Everett Kelly

Jordan Eberle leading the young New York Islanders by example

As the New York Islanders head to Pittsburgh for Game 3 on Sunday, Jordan Eberle has stood tall in leading them to a 2-0 series lead. FOR FULL STORY ON STANDARD WEBSITE: Jordan Eberle leading the young New York Islanders by example | Elite Sports NY