Team: New York Islanders

A tribute to Chimera’s 1,000th game

By: Nadia Vocaturo

Ice Cheetah, ChimDawg - you don’t get nicknames like that without the play, and personality to match them.

February 2, 2017

Thomas Greiss loves the thrill

By: Chris Lomon

When he’s not snagging slapshots or reining in rebounds over the course of an NHL season, Thomas Greiss doesn’t turn to the golf course to satiate his sporting side during the summer months - he grabs his mountain biking gear.

December 13, 2016

Player Q&A | John Tavares

By: Catherine Faas

John Tavares shares his favourite TV show and his number one pet peeve in this week's Player Q&A.

November 2, 2016

Tavares Takes Isles To Round Two

By: Chris Lomon

John Tavares scored late in the third & again in double-overtime in leading the Isles past the Panthers

April 25, 2016

Clutterbuck Helps Bring Smiles

By: NHLPA Staff

Visiting & chatting with young fans who are battling illness is something that stays with Cal Clutterbuck

February 12, 2016

Hamonic Spreads Message of Hope

By: Chris Lomon

Having lost his father at the age of 10, Travis Hamonic now supports children facing similar circumstances through the ‘Hamonic D-Partner Program’

January 27, 2016

John Tavares - Player of the Week

By: Ryan Parker

John Tavares has the Islanders poised for a playoff run. His strong play and leadership make him the Player of the Week!

January 20, 2016

Nielsen A Hockey Ambassador

By: Chris Lomon

Frans Nielsen is excited with the growth of hockey in Denmark and proud to be among the small number of Danes in the NHL

November 16, 2015

Can't Stop, Won't Stop

By: Chris Lomon

As kids, neither sleet nor snow nor rain nor sun could keep Josh Bailey & his friends from playing the game they love

October 28, 2015

Anders Lee: A Triple Threat

By: Chris Lomon

Anders Lee was a dominant athlete in baseball, football and hockey, but there was never any doubt in his mind that the ice was where he belonged

February 27, 2015

Grabner Back For The Islanders

By: Chris Lomon

After battling through injuries this season, Michael Grabner is excited about what’s to come for the Islanders

January 26, 2015

Kyle Okposo - Player of the Week

By: NHLPA Staff

After six points last week, a number that included a four-goal game, Kyle Okposo is the Player of the Week

January 19, 2015

‘Hero the Hero’ An Uplifting Story

By: Chris Lomon

Matt Carkner is proud to play a role in helping his wife Kary & sister-in-law Pam bring their children’s book to life

December 12, 2014

Strome Assisting in Isles' Ultimate Goal

By: Chris Lomon

The goal won’t be found on his stat sheet, but Ryan Strome still managed to get a reaction from his teammates at a recent New York Islanders morning practice.

November 7, 2014


By: NHLPA Staff

Poti, an All-Star defenceman and Olympic silver medalist, played in 824 career NHL games with the Oilers, Rangers, Islanders and Capitals

May 1, 2014

Strome At Home on Long Island

By: Chris Lomon

Ryan Strome is proving himself ready for the NHL & looking to help the Islanders continue to grow

March 17, 2014


By: NHLPA Media Release

Veteran defenceman of 1,108 games scored in his first career regular season game, playoff game & All-Star Game – each time on his first shot

November 19, 2013

Trading Places

By: Chris Lomon

Following the Matt Moulson & Thomas Vanek trade teammates on both sides give some insight into the impact on both teams

October 30, 2013

An Austrian In New York

By: Chris Lomon

Michael Grabner has made the journey from his hometown in Austria to the big stage of the NHL

October 3, 2013

Matt Martin A Smashing Success

By: Chris Lomon

The feisty Islanders forward has carved out his career by battling through junior and into the NHL

September 25, 2013