The Islanders on Monday named Lane Lambert as Trotz's replacement, giving his longtime assistant his first head coaching job in the NHL.
The 59-year-old ranks among the most successful coaches in NHL history and won the Stanley Cup with Washington in 2018.
Bossy helped the Islanders win the Stanley Cup four straight years from 1980-83, earning the Conn Smythe Trophy as playoff MVP in 1982.
The seven-time All-Star was on the ice for the New York Islanders for the opening faceoff against San Jose for his 1,652nd regular-season game.
The New York Islanders defenceman is set to make his first NHL All-Star appearance at a 27 years old
The defenceman suited up with five NHL teams in 16 years and won a Stanley Cup with the 2019-20 Tampa Bay Lightning.
Johnston has seven goals and eight assists in 87 games with the Islanders.
The big Slovak defenseman will chase the Stanley Cup at least one more time just over a decade since hoisting it as Boston’s captain.
“It’s exciting what we’re doing right now,” Cizikas said. “We’re gearing up for another big year.”
Pelech, who turns 27 this month, had four goals and 10 assists in 56 games last season.
One is a respected NHL defenceman, the other is a revered Captain in the U.S. Air Force.
New York Islanders captain Anders Lee leads us through a round of This or That.
Brock Nelson scored twice in New York’s three-goal second period and the Islanders rallied to beat Pittsburgh 5-3 in Game 6.
New York Islanders captain Anders Lee is out for the rest of the season with a right knee injury that requires surgery.
They don’t see one another as often as they once did, but Team Mayfield is closer than ever.
Like many of his fellow NHLPA members, Beauvillier is all about raising money and awareness for a good cause.
From the team he's rooting for when he's not watching hockey to the No. 1 pet peeve when he's on the ice, answers from Tom Kuhnhackl's in this week's Player Q&A.
“About eight of us have our guitars here,” began New York Islanders captain, Anders Lee.
At a time where the popular options during self-isolation include watching Netflix and grabbing a bag of chips, we asked players for tips on how to stay healthy while being stuck at home.
Shane Hudella knows he can always count on NHL players to answer the call.