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Frans Nielsen

  1. The Islanders are going to be pretty young at forward tonight

    Mar 14, 2014, 12:07 PM EDT

    JackCapuano

    21-year-old Johan Sundstrom is set to make his NHL debut vs. San Jose.

  2. Surging rookie Lee poised to join Islanders’ top line

    Mar 13, 2014, 10:50 AM EDT

    EDMONTON, AB - MARCH 06: Anders Lee #27 of the New York Islanders celebrates a goal against the Edmonton Oilers during an NHL game at Rexall Place on March 06, 2014 in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada.

    They have to adjust after losing Michael Grabner.

  3. Isles activate Nielsen off injured reserve

    Mar 2, 2014, 12:33 PM EDT

    Frans Nielsen

    He broke his hand on Feb. 8 against Colorado.

  4. Avalanche defenseman Johnson set to return against Lightning

    Mar 1, 2014, 10:04 PM EDT

    Erik Johnson

    Slash that broke the hand of Frans Nielsen was called “violent.”

  5. Islanders place Nielsen (broken hand) on injured reserve

    Feb 23, 2014, 9:32 PM EDT

    Pittsburgh Penguins v New York Islanders - Game Six

    Injury news has been difficult for New York during Olympic break.

  6. Islanders to likely fill Tavares’ absence with youth

    Feb 22, 2014, 7:34 PM EDT

    Ryan Strome

    Ryan Strome and Anders Lee, step right up.

  7. Avs’ Johnson suspended two games for ‘violent’ Nielsen slash

    Feb 11, 2014, 3:38 PM EDT

    JohnsonSlash

    Nielsen currently sidelined with a broken hand.

  8. NHL schedules phone hearing with Erik Johnson for slashing

    Feb 11, 2014, 9:11 AM EDT

    erikjohnsongetty

    The incident occurred during Saturday’s game against the New York Islanders.

  9. Filppula, Bolts flush Isles’ efforts down the toilet

    Dec 17, 2013, 10:39 PM EDT

    tbltiegetty

    Brutal stuff for Evgeni Nabokov & Co.

  10. Isles push past Penguins 4-3

    Oct 25, 2013, 9:58 PM EDT

    moulsongetty

    Pittsburgh was outscored 3-1 in the third period.

  11. Isles’ Nielsen fined $5,000 for slashing Hanzal

    Oct 9, 2013, 5:04 PM EDT

    Nielsen-Hanzal

    Incident occurred late in the third period of a 6-1 blowout win.

  12. Clutterbuck could ‘probably’ debut for Isles tonight, but won’t

    Oct 8, 2013, 4:35 PM EDT

    CalClutterbuck

    He’s erring on the side of caution while rehabbing from a leg laceration.

  13. Reinhart makes Isles’ opening-day roster

    Sep 30, 2013, 3:25 PM EDT

    Griffin Reinhart, fourth overall pick by the New York Islanders, shakes hands during Round One of the 2012 NHL Entry Draft at Consol Energy Center on June 22, 2012 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
(June 21, 2012 - Source: Bruce Bennett/Getty Images North America)

    Young d-man can still be returned to junior.

  14. Report: Tavares to be named Isles captain next week

    Sep 3, 2013, 10:45 AM EDT

    John Tavares Press Conference

    He’ll become the 14th captain in franchise history.

  15. It’s New York Islanders day on PHT

    Aug 26, 2013, 9:07 AM EDT

    John Tavares

    They returned to the playoffs last season and have a bright future.

  16. Isles’ Regin agreed to sign with team from a taxi cab

    Jul 21, 2013, 4:10 PM EDT

    Peter Regin

    He was that excited to join his old friend there.

  17. With Streit gone, is Tavares the next Isles captain?

    Jun 12, 2013, 2:07 PM EDT

    John Tavares Press Conference

    The 22-year-old was an alternate last season.

  18. The Morning Skate: ‘HuLK Line’ thriving for Bruins

    Jun 5, 2013, 11:22 AM EDT

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    hortonseguingetty

    A quick look at the Eastern Conference finals and notes from Los Angeles’ big Game 3 victory vs. Chicago.

  19. Video: Pens’ Martin sends Game 6 to OT

    May 11, 2013, 9:49 PM EDT

    Pittsburgh Penguins v Dallas Stars

    This is the second overtime game of this series.

  20. Frans Nielsen returns to Islanders lineup

    May 11, 2013, 7:09 PM EDT

    nielsengetty

    They can use his two-way play.

  21. Islanders’ Nielsen suffers lower-body injury

    May 9, 2013, 10:08 PM EDT

    Frans Nielsen #51 of the New York Islanders handles the puck against the Buffalo Sabres during their game at Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum on February 9, 2013 in Uniondale, New York.
(February 8, 2013 - Source: Al Bello/Getty Images North America)

    No word on whether he’ll play in Game 6, however.

  22. Nielsen: Penguins have lots of guys ‘that can’t skate with us’

    May 7, 2013, 5:56 PM EDT

    Frans Nielsen #51 of the New York Islanders handles the puck against the Buffalo Sabres during their game at Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum on February 9, 2013 in Uniondale, New York.
(February 8, 2013 - Source: Al Bello/Getty Images North America)

    The Islanders forward is confident his team can beat Pittsburgh.

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