Oct 6, 2019; Brooklyn, NY, USA; New York Islanders left wing Anders Lee (27) celebrates his goal against the Winnipeg Jets during the second period at Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum. Mandatory Credit: Dennis Schneidler-USA TODAY Sports

Curran expresses optimism about having Isles play 2020-21 at Coliseum

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The barn doors could swing open for the Islanders for one last season after all. Nassau County Executive Laura Curran…

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Excited Pelech, Cizikas back on the ice for the Isles

It’s been a long time coming for Adam Pelech and Casey Cizikas to back on the ice in Islander uniforms….

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Feb 16, 2018; Gangneung, South Korea; Olympic Athlete of Russia goalkeeper Ilya Sorokin (31) makes a save from a shot by Slovenia forward Jan Urbas (26) during the third period at the Pyeongchang 2018 Olympic Winter Games at Gangneung Hockey Centre. Mandatory Credit: David E. Klutho-USA TODAY Sports

He’s finally here: Sorokin inks entry-level deal with Isles

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It didn’t take four or five days like Lou Lamoriello jokingly said it would for Islander fans to know if…

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Mar 12, 2020; Toronto, Ontario, CAN; A general view of Scotiabank Arena after the cancellation of a game between the Nashville Predators and Toronto Maple Leafs. Mandatory Credit: John E. Sokolowski-USA TODAY Sports

NHL to return; Isles to play Panthers Aug. 1

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They’re back! The NHL and NHL Players Association ratified a four-year extension of the collective bargaining agreement and a return…

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Report: Oak View Group expressing interest in running Nassau Coliseum

There’s never a dull moment when it comes to the Nassau Coliseum saga, and now there may be a new…

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Dec 12, 2019; Sunrise, FL, USA; New York Islanders center Casey Cizikas (left) reacts after teammate left wing Anders Lee (right) scored an empty net gaol during the third period against the Florida Panthers at BB&T Center. Mandatory Credit: Steve Mitchell-USA TODAY Sports

NHL, NHLPA tentatively agree on RTP protocol and CBA extension

The NHL and the Players Association came to a tentative agreement on protocols for the league to return to play…

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Curran: ‘Next time that the Islanders play in New York it will be in Nassau County.’

So you’re saying there’s a chance? That’s what many Islander fans are asking after Nassau County Executive Laura Curran told…

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Mar 9, 2019; Uniondale, NY, USA; New York Islanders defenseman Scott Mayfield (24) is congratulated after scoring a goal against the Philadelphia Flyers during the first period at Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum. Mandatory Credit: Andy Marlin-USA TODAY Sports

Mayfield likes Isles’ chances with healthy lineup

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When the Islanders get back onto the ice they’ll have as good a chance as anyone else to win the…

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Dec 9, 2019; Tampa, FL, USA;New York Islanders defenseman Scott Mayfield (24) shoots against the Tampa Bay Lightning during the second period at Amalie Arena. Mandatory Credit: Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports

Mayfield confident that NHL will finish season

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Scott Mayfield remains confident that hockey will be played as the NHL inches closer to opening training camps next month….

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Tom Pistore, Hank Abate to head Belmont Park Arena executive team

While construction continues at Belmont Park on the Islanders’ new home, the team that will run the arena has also…

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Sorokin, agent in holding pattern on move from KHL to NHL

Islander fans aren’t the only ones waiting with bated breath to see how the situation with prospect Ilya Sorokin is…

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Coliseum closing its doors, raising questions where Isles will play next season

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Nassau Coliseum will be closing its doors indefinitely as Mikhail Prokhorov’s Onexim Sports and Entertainment looks for investors to take…

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Feb 16, 2018; Gangneung, South Korea; Olympic Athlete of Russia goalkeeper Ilya Sorokin (31) makes a save from a shot by Slovenia forward Jan Urbas (26) during the third period at the Pyeongchang 2018 Olympic Winter Games at Gangneung Hockey Centre. Mandatory Credit: David E. Klutho-USA TODAY Sports

Isles prospect Ilya Sorokin changes North American agents

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The Islanders top goaltending prospect changed his North American agent, according to TSN’s Darren Dreger reported on Tuesday. Islanders prospect…

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Islanders to open practice facility on Monday

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The Islanders’ East Meadow practice facility will be open on Monday when the NHL begins phase 2 of its plan…

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Phase 2 of NHL’s return to play plan will begin on Monday

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The second phase of the NHL’s plan to resume play will begin on Monday, allowing teams to reopen practice facilities…

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Lamoriello voices support for NHL’s return to action plan

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The NHL has the full support of Islanders general manager Lou Lamoriello when it comes to their plan to restart…

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Pelech, Cizikas ready to go once the NHL’s phase 2 restart begins

Adam Pelech and Casey Cizikas will be good to go once players resume workouts at team facilities, Islanders general manager…

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Belmont Arena still on schedule to open on time as NHL plans to restart season

NHL commissioner Gary Bettman is confident that the Islanders’ new arena at Belmont Park will open in time for the…

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Dec 12, 2019; Sunrise, FL, USA; New York Islanders center Brock Nelson (29) controls the puck from Florida Panthers defenseman MacKenzie Weegar (52) during the first period at BB&T Center. Mandatory Credit: Steve Mitchell-USA TODAY Sports

Islanders would face Panthers under proposed 24-team playoff format

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The NHL is inching closer towards a return to play, and the format would have the Islanders and Florida Panthers…

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Belmont lawsuits tossed by judge

Anyone looking for a last-minute way to halt the Islanders arena project at Belmont Park will be disappointed. Lawsuits by…

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Could Islanders use Webster Bank Arena to practice?

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The American Hockey League made the unsurprising announcement Monday morning that it would be canceling the remainder of its season…

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Feb 5, 2018; Brooklyn, NY, USA; New York Islanders center Mathew Barzal (13) stands for the Nation Anthem before the game against the Nashville Predators at Barclays Center. Mandatory Credit: Dennis Schneidler-USA TODAY Sports

Islanders, Samuel Bolduc agree to terms on entry-level contract

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Prospect Samuel Bolduc and the Islanders came to terms on a three-year, entry-level contract on Thursday. The announcement came just…

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Belmont Arena still expected to open on time

Despite New York state halting nonessential construction in March due to COVID-19, Islanders co-owner Jon Ledecky told ESPN that he…

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Mar 10, 2020; Vancouver, British Columbia, CAN; New York Islanders forward Anthony Beauvillier (18) celebrates with forward Brock Nelson (29) and forward Derick Brassard (10) after scoring against the Vancouver Canucks during the third period at Rogers Arena. Mandatory Credit: Anne-Marie Sorvin-USA TODAY Sports

Chatting with… Newsday’s Andrew Gross, The Athletic’s Arthur Staple and NHL.com’s Brian Compton

While the NHL season remains pause, Islanders Insight managing editor Christian Arnold was able to check in with fellow beat…

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Mar 12, 2020; Calgary, Alberta, CAN; Joe Cosmo, from Long Island, NY takes a photo of the closure notice at the Scotiabank Saddledome after the announcement by the NHL of the suspension of NHL play due to the coronavirus. Cosmo travelled from New York to see the Islanders play the Flames on Wednesday night as part of his goal to see the Islanders play in all 31 NHL arenas. Mandatory Credit: Candice Ward-USA TODAY Sports

Four-arena plan being considered by NHL to restart season

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There appears to be some momentum for the NHL to finish the regular season and complete a traditional 16 team…

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Local Islander fans team up to feed first responders during COVID-19 pandemic

It’s a simple gesture that means so much during the current times, but for two Long Island business owners and…

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Feb 16, 2018; Gangneung, South Korea; Olympic Athlete of Russia defenseman Vladislav Gavrikov (4) and Slovenia forward Miha Verlic (91) battle for the puck in front of Olympic Athlete of Russia goalkeeper Ilya Sorokin (31) during the third period at the Pyeongchang 2018 Olympic Winter Games at Gangneung Hockey Centre. Mandatory Credit: David E. Klutho-USA TODAY Sports

Report: Sorokin expected to sign with Islanders once KHL contract is up

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Long-awaited prospect Ilya Sorokin appears set to sign with the Islanders once his KHL contract expires, according to Igor Eronko….

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Mar 10, 2020; Vancouver, British Columbia, CAN; Vancouver Canucks goaltender Thatcher Demko (35) blocks a shot on goal by New York Islanders forward Anders Lee (27) during the third period at Rogers Arena. Mandatory Credit: Anne-Marie Sorvin-USA TODAY Sports

Lee praises doctors, nurses during Covid-19 outbreak

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With the NHL season on pause due to the outbreak of Covid-19 in the United States, Anders Lee has remained…

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Construction halts on Isles arena at Belmont as Gov. bans nonessential construction

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Work on the Islanders’ arena at Belmont Park stopped on Friday as New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo halted all nonessential…

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