New York Islanders

4th Metropolitan | 0-0
  • Goals For
    11th
    227 GF
  • Goals Against
    13th
    211 GA
  • Power Play %
    17th
    18.3 PP%
  • Penalty Kill %
    4th
    84.5 PK%
  • Penalty Mins
    6th
    718 PIM
  • ProHockeyTalk

    After Stamkos re-signs, Bolts buy out Carle

    Tampa Bay signed one of the biggest contracts in franchise history on Wednesday, retaining captain Steve Stamkos with an eight-year, $68 million extension. Now, for the aftermath. Facing serious cap concerns, the Bolts have elected to buy out the remainder of Matt Carle‘s contract, per Sportsnet. Carle, 31, was Tampa Bay’s highest-paid defenseman this season, despite only playing in 64 games (and just 14 playoff contests). Signed back in 2012 to a big six-year, $33 million deal — in hindsight, one of GM Steve Yzerman’s poorest contracts — Carle had a good first two years with the Lightning, but fell down the depth chart over the last two and was a liability defensively. In the postseason, he

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    Another blockbuster! Habs trade Subban to Preds for Weber

    It’s blockbuster trade day in the NHL! Moments after we learned the Edmonton Oilers had traded Taylor Hall to New Jersey for Adam Larsson came news that the Montreal Canadiens had traded P.K. Subban to the Nashville Predators for their captain, Shea Weber. Sportsnet’s Nick Kypreos was the first to report the Subban-for-Weber trade. The deal ends weeks of speculation about Subban. Canadiens GM Marc Bergevin told reporters over the weekend that he wasn’t shopping the 27-year-old defenseman, but where there was smoke there was fire, apparently. “P.K. Subban is an elite offensive defenseman with tremendous skill and contagious energy that makes the Nashville Predators a better team now and into the