Bo Horvat and Simon Holmstrom rallied the Islanders over the Blackhawks

Bo Horvat and Simon Holmstrom rallied the Islanders over the Blackhawks

By Scott Charles Bo Horvat and Simon Holmstrom scored in the third period to help the New York Islanders beat the Chicago Blackhawks 2-1 on Tuesday night. Ilya Sorokin made 18 saves for New York, which pulled within one point of Washington for the second wild card in the Eastern Conference. “We played similar hockey … Read more

Mika Zibanejad scores in overtime as Rangers beat Jets

Mika Zibanejad scores in overtime as Rangers beat Jets

Mika Zibanejad scored 4:34 into overtime and the New York Rangers beat the Winnipeg Jets 3-2 on Monday night for their fifth straight win. Rangers forward Artemi Panarin celebrated his 32nd birthday with a goal and two assists, extending his early-season point streak to nine games. Chris Kreider scored his sixth goal for New York … Read more