New York Islanders
“I thought some guys worked hard and played a good game,” Islanders coach Jack Capuano said. “Again, with our club we need all 20 guys going, and we didn’t have all 20.”
The Boston Bruins let a 2-0 lead slip away against the Washington Capitals on Saturday night, but despite the 3-2 overtime loss and a Montreal Canadiens win, they still have a chance to win the Northeast Division in the season’s final game Sunday night.
Josh Bailey scored twice and the New York Islanders added another big win in their surge toward the playoffs by beating the Boston Bruins 2-1 on Thursday night.
It’s a potential playoff preview in Boston, so follow along with the live blog as the Bruins host the Islanders.
Mike Milbury joined Felger and Massarotti to discuss Alexander Overchkin, the Boston Bruins, the NHL trade deadline, and the struggles of New York Islander goaltender Rick DiPietro.
Brad Marchand scored the go-ahead goal in the second period and the Bruins continued their dominance of the Islanders with a 4-1 victory Tuesday night – Boston’s 16th win in its last 20 games against New York.
The Bruins have a very busy and difficult stretch ahead of them, and Tracy Clements says they’ll have to be mentally and physically tough to continue their success.
Comcast SportsNet’s Joe Haggerty joined 98.5 The Sports Hub’s Toucher & Rich to discuss the trade of goalie Tiim Thomas to the Islanders, the compensation and what the Bruins could do with that extra money.
The Boston Bruins have traded goaltender Tim Thomas to the New York Islanders, according to reports.
Campbell scored his first of the season in the Bruins 4-2 win over the Islanders.