- Islanders look to bounce back in Game 3 against Lightning Updated: May-03-16 3:29 am
SYOSSET, New York - The New York Islanders know there are several areas they need to improve to avoid falling behind in their second-round series against Tampa Bay.
- Johnson has 2 goals and assist, Lightning beat Islanders 4-1 Updated: Apr-30-16 7:51 pm
TAMPA, Florida - Tyler Johnson continues to have postseason success.
- Kings' Vincent Lecavalier to retire after 17-year NHL career Updated: Apr-24-16 4:25 pm
EL SEGUNDO, California - Vincent Lecavalier intends to retire this summer, ending his 17-year NHL career after one last revitalizing season with the Los Angeles Kings.
- Quine wins it in 2nd OT, Islanders top Panthers 2-1 Updated: Apr-23-16 1:43 am
SUNRISE, Florida - Alan Quine was a newborn when the New York Islanders last won a playoff series. He spent most of this season in the minors. His NHL debut was a mere two weeks ago, the team adding him to the roster as an emergency callup.
- Red Wings follow refrain, make brief appearance in playoffs Updated: Apr-22-16 6:58 pm
DETROIT - The Detroit Red Wings have developed a pattern of consistency, and that's not necessarily a good thing.
- Bishop shines, Lightning eliminate Red Wings in 5 games Updated: Apr-22-16 3:41 am
TAMPA, Florida - The Tampa Bay Lightning can use a break - and they've earned it.
- Killorn's late goal lifts Lightning over Red Wings 1-0 Updated: Apr-21-16 11:27 pm
TAMPA, Florida - Ben Bishop refused to crack.
- Jonathan Drouin's 3 assists help Lightning top Red Wings 3-2 Updated: Apr-19-16 11:24 pm
DETROIT - Jonathan Drouin rewarded the faith and patience of the Tampa Bay Lightning.
- High-profile injuries around NHL muddle playoff landscape Updated: Apr-12-16 5:58 pm
WASHINGTON - The defending Eastern Conference Tampa Bay Lightning are a lot more uneasy going into the playoffs than they were a year ago. Not having Steven Stamkos and Anton Stralman can do that.
- Rangers open playoffs at Pens; Ducks vault Kings in Pacific Updated: Apr-10-16 11:04 pm
- Galchenyuk, Pacioretty score twice; Canadiens beat Lightning Updated: Apr-10-16 1:27 am
MONTREAL - If there was a bright spot to a disappointing season for the Montreal Canadiens, it was the emergence of Alex Galchenyuk as a top-line center.
- Red Wings still reach playoffs despite 3-2 loss to Rangers Updated: Apr-09-16 5:39 pm
NEW YORK - Despite ending the regular season with consecutive losses, the Detroit Red Wings found a way to extend their remarkable playoff streak.
- Drouin scores in NHL return, Lightning ice home ice Updated: Apr-07-16 10:41 pm
NEWARK, New Jersey - Jonathan Drouin is already making the most of his second chance with the Tampa Bay Lightning.
- Struggling Lightning recall forward Jonathan Drouin from AHL Updated: Apr-07-16 10:01 am
TAMPA, Florida - The struggling Tampa Bay Lightning have recalled forward Jonathan Drouin from the American Hockey League.
- Stepan scores 2, Kreider 1 in Rangers win over Lightning Updated: Apr-05-16 11:16 pm
NEW YORK - The New York Rangers are finding ways to win without captain Ryan McDonagh, and it starts with Henrik Lundqvist
- Tavares caps Islanders' 3-goal 2nd in 5-2 win over Lightning Updated: Apr-04-16 11:19 pm
NEW YORK - Disappointed by a bad loss in the last game, New York coach Jack Capuano singled out some players he said 'needed to play better.' The Islanders then went out and got a crucial win in their playoff push.