Islanders, Nabokov situation getting ugly

The New York Islanders this afternoon suspended goaltender Evgeni Nabokov who has refused to report to the team after being claimed by the Islanders. Nabokov signed a one year contract with the Detroit Red Wings last week but first had to clear waivers to join the Red Wings.

2010 NHL Draft: Top 30 Prospects

1. TAYLOR HALL, WINDSOR OHL | 14-Nov-1991 | 6′ 0.5″ 185 lbs | Pos: LW | Left | Stats: 57GP-40G-66A-106 pts-56PIM Latest Buzz: Projected to go No. 1 overall to the Edmonton Oilers 2. TYLER SEQUIN, PLYMOUTH OHL | 31-Jan-1992 | 6′ 1.0″ 172 lbs | Pos: Center | Right| Stats: 63GP-48G-58A-106pts-54 PIM Latest Buzz:

Regular Season Finale: Crosby scores goals No. 50, 51 in 6-5 overtime win

Sidney Crosby reached the exclusive 50 goal plateau for the first time in his career, scoring goals No. 50 and No. 51 in the Penguins 6-5 overtime win over the New York Islanders on Sunday evening. Jordan Leopold scored at 4:25 of overtime for the Penguins (47-28-7, 101 pts) who have recorded their 6th-100 point

The Latest NHL Buzz

Sunday Janaury 17, 2010 Trade talks are heating up with the trade deadline 6 weeks away but with some many teams still in the playoff mix, it’s unlikely many deals will be struck before the Olympic trade freeze (February 12 – February 28th) as teams are leery to make a run at veterans who are

Post-Game Wrapup: Penguins fall to Islanders 3-2

The New York Islanders in the playoff hunt near the end of the November? That hasn’t been the case too often for the struggling franchise this decade but the Islanders continue to be a tough out and improved their record to 10-9-7, defeating the Pittsburgh Penguins 3-2 Friday afternoon. New York overcame a 2-1 third

Inside the Atlantic Division: Rangers not concerned about Marian Gaborik

Gaborik remains limited in camp Star winger Marian Gaborik has been limited in the first week of training camp with a groin pull. Not a good sign for the injury prone winger but for now the Rangers don’t appear to be very concerned. They contend that he will be ready to go when the Rangers

Islanders not the only the suitor for Miroslav Satan

Miroslav Satan is pushing for a return a Long Island but a source close to Satan’s camp told TIOPS this afternoon that “others {teams} are involved”. Has a return to Pittsburgh been completely ruled out?

The Latest Penguins Draft Buzz; Opportunity to move up for the Penguins?

The Latest Draft Buzz Seven hours until the NHL draft begins and while Pittsburgh plans on staying put at #30, they have had discussions with the Vancouver Canucks (22) and the New York Islanders (26) about moving up a few spots. Vancouver is extremely interested in moving back and accumulating more picks. If Pittsburgh pursues