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 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

Matt Di Giacomo

New York Islanders blow the lid off the Coliseum with fiery equalizer (Video)

Anthony Beauvillier finished off an odd-man rush to tie the score at 1-1 while Mathew Barzal ripped the lid off the Pittsburgh Penguins. The New York Islanders had been pestering the Penguins all night long and Anthony Beauvillier blew the lid off the game. Beauvillier cashes in after a nice play with Barzal who gets […] FOR FULL STORY ON STANDARD WEBSITE: New York Islanders blow the lid off the Coliseum with fiery equalizer (Video) | Elite Sports NY

Danny Small

New York Islanders fan shows up early to Nassau Coliseum

New York Islanders fans love their team. One fan showed up as early as possible to Nassau Coliseum to start the party. FOR FULL STORY ON STANDARD WEBSITE: New York Islanders fan shows up early to Nassau Coliseum | Elite Sports NY

Mark Kelly

New York Islanders can snap longest active NHL streak on Saturday

While the New York Islanders officially clinched a playoff berth last weekend, they can also snap a streak that has endured since the late 1980s. FOR FULL STORY ON STANDARD WEBSITE: New York Islanders can snap longest active NHL streak on Saturday | Elite Sports NY

John Fiorino

New York Islanders’ Robin Lehner nominated for Masterton Trophy

New York Islanders first-year goaltender, Robin Lehner, nominated for Bill Masterton trophy for overcoming personal battle against addiction. FOR FULL STORY ON STANDARD WEBSITE: New York Islanders’ Robin Lehner nominated for Masterton Trophy | Elite Sports NY

Robby Sabo

Ranking New York’s most notorious sports villains of all-time

The retirement of Rob Gronkowski rings a specific, nagging sort of bell in relation to the most notorious sports villains in New York sports history. FOR FULL STORY ON STANDARD WEBSITE: Ranking New York’s most notorious sports villains of all-time | Elite Sports NY

Justin Weiss

New York Islanders’ magic number narrowed to 5

The New York Islanders can clinch a playoff spot as early as Thursday, after defeating the Coyotes 2-0 on Sunday. FOR FULL STORY ON STANDARD WEBSITE: New York Islanders’ magic number narrowed to 5 | Elite Sports NY

Matt Di Giacomo

New York Islanders depth will be tested in season’s final stretch

The New York Islanders are looking to shrug off their injury concerns as they continue their postseason push against the Montreal Canadiens. FOR FULL STORY ON STANDARD WEBSITE: New York Islanders depth will be tested in season’s final stretch | Elite Sports NY

Matt Di Giacomo

New York Islanders no-show proves costly against Boston Bruins

The New York Islanders should have stayed home on Tuesday night. Instead, they let the Boston Bruins skate all over them for three periods. FOR FULL STORY ON STANDARD WEBSITE: New York Islanders no-show proves costly against Boston Bruins | Elite Sports NY