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Matt Donovan

  1. Sabres re-sign Pysyk: two years, $2.25 million

    Jul 14, 2015, 7:19 PM EDT

    Columbus Blue Jackets v Buffalo Sabres

    23-year-old RFA should be in line for an increased role with Buffalo next season.

  2. Sabres, Varone avoid arbitration with one-year, $600K deal

    Jul 13, 2015, 10:22 PM EDT

    Buffalo Sabres v New York Islanders

    Depth center agrees to a two-way contract.

  3. Hamonic suffered torn MCL on Scuderi hit, no surgery required

    Apr 28, 2015, 2:16 PM EDT

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    Rob Scuderi, Travis Hamonic

    Isles defenseman missed the entire opening-round series loss to Washington.

  4. Your Caps-Islanders Game 7 officials are…

    Apr 27, 2015, 11:52 AM EDT

    Anaheim Ducks v Phoenix Coyotes

    Referees Dan O’Rourke (No. 9) and Dan O’Halloran (No. 13), linesmen Greg Devorski (No. 54) and Michel Cormier (No. 76).

  5. Video: Some skill, a lot of luck for Caps’ Holtby

    Apr 25, 2015, 5:20 PM EDT

    close

    Keep this bounce in mind in the third period.

  6. Capuano says Isles ‘didn’t deserve’ Game 2, hints at lineup changes

    Apr 17, 2015, 10:46 PM EDT

    New York Islanders v Vancouver Canucks

    Johnny Boychuk admits Isles let one slip away.

  7. Isles say ‘no timetable’ for injured Hamonic (undisclosed)

    Apr 14, 2015, 11:15 AM EDT

    Rob Scuderi, Travis Hamonic

    It’s unclear if he’ll even travel to Washington for Wednesday’s series opener.

  8. Isles put Boychuk and Visnovsky on IR, recall Reinhart

    Dec 3, 2014, 10:47 AM EDT

    Griffin Reinhart

    The fourth overall pick in 2012 is on his way back to the bigs.

  9. Sickness hits Islanders, sidelining two defensemen

    Nov 24, 2014, 7:07 PM EDT

    Pittsburgh Penquins v New York Islanders

    Calvin de Haan and Thomas Hickey are out, Matt Donovan’s in.

  10. Under Pressure: Garth Snow

    Aug 22, 2014, 12:14 PM EDT

    Garth Snow

    Has to get his team on the winning track.

  11. It’s New York Islanders Day at PHT

    Aug 22, 2014, 8:00 AM EDT

    Travis Hamonic, Kyle Okposo, John Tavares

    They came back to the pack hard last season.

  12. Isles’ Hamonic (concussion) put on IR, won’t play at Yankee Stadium

    Jan 28, 2014, 11:17 AM EDT

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    Travis Hamonic

    Isles take on Rangers Wednesday in the latest Stadium Series event.

  13. How big a raise can the Isles give Andrew MacDonald?

    Jan 14, 2014, 11:46 AM EDT

    Andrew MacDonald #47 of the New York Islanders carries the puck against the Phoenix Coyotes at Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum on October 8, 2013 in Uniondale, New York.
(October 7, 2013 - Source: Maddie Meyer/Getty Images North America)

    Or will they give him one at all?

  14. Slumping Isles bring up de Haan, demote Donovan

    Nov 28, 2013, 11:50 PM EDT

    De Haan

    The former was the 12th overall pick at the 2009 NHL Entry Draft.

  15. ‘The inconsistency is just unbelievable': Martin bemoans Isles’ woes

    Nov 20, 2013, 9:38 PM EDT

    mattmartingetty

    New York sits 28th in the NHL in goals allowed per game.

  16. Isles put Nabokov on IR

    Nov 18, 2013, 10:44 AM EDT

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    Evgeni Nabokov

    Was hurt on Saturday vs. Detroit.

  17. 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.

  18. The Islanders’ future is happening right now

    Aug 26, 2013, 2:13 PM EDT

    John Tavares

    The youth are leading the way.

  19. 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.

  20. Isles claim former Kings first-rounder Hickey off waivers

    Jan 15, 2013, 12:59 PM EDT

    Thomas Hickey

    Never played a regular season game for L.A.

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