Tomas Tatar. FILE (Photo by Matt Kincaid/Getty Images)

Islanders Hold On To Beat Red Wings 5-4

Tatar opening the scoring 39 seconds into the game before Miller followed with another goal for the visitors at 1:46 to stun the Nassau Coliseum crowd.



Gallo Goes There: Don’t Like New York? Why You Need Their Teams To Be Great

Okay, whoa. Whoa whoa whoa. Where are you going? Don’t leave. Not rooting for them more than your own favorite teams. That’s not what I mean. Not even rooting for them to win championships. But rooting for them to be good. Rooting for them to be legitimate contenders.


New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning (credit: Al Bello/Getty Imags)

Keidel: New York, The Worst Sports Town In America

Local cable providers love to remind us that we have nine – yes, nine – professional sports clubs, a way of persuading us to click on this package or that so we can view the screen-in-screen horror we call baseball, football, and basketball.


Daniel Alfredsson #11 of the Detroit Red Wings. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images) FILE

Red Wings Shut Out Islanders 5-0

The Detroit Red Wings are surging and the New York Islanders are sinking.
Daniel Alfredsson, Darren Helm and Jimmy Howard led Detroit past New York 5-0 for the Wings’ first regulation win against the Islanders in a decade.

97.1 The Ticket–11/30/2013

Frans Nielsen #51 of the New York Islanders scores against Jonas Gustavsson #50 of the Detroit Red Wings during their game at the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum on November 16, 2013 in Uniondale, New York. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Islanders Send Red Wings To 6th Straight Loss

Neither team could hold the lead until Poulin finally shut the door in the tiebreaker, denying Henrik Zetterberg, Pavel Datsyuk and Todd Bertuzzi. The Red Wings had tied the game 4-4 when Datsyuk scored his second of the night with 42.5 seconds left in regulation.

97.1 The Ticket–11/16/2013