Skip to main content
  1. AXS Entertainment
  2. Sports
  3. NHL

The losing streak continues

See also

On Monday December 9th, the New York Islanders looked to end a losing streak that has plagued them since the second half of November. After a tight first period, the Islanders seemed to have developed a rhythm going into the second.

Only after a tying goal by the Anaheim Ducks in the middle of the second period did the Islanders play as if they had lost some sort of an edge. The Ducks capitalized on a shorthanded opportunity and not but 31 seconds later found the back of the net once again, pulling ahead of the Islander with a score of 4-2.

After a second intermission the Islanders came out with a bit of urgency, but that flame seemed to be doused after an Anaheim power play goal was scored only seven minutes into the third period. The Islanders would go on to lose 5-2 and continue what would be a 10 game losing streak. The Islanders have one more road game against the San Jose Sharks before they get to head back to the Coliseum to play against the Phoenix Coyotes.


Today's top buzz...

  • NHL ice girls
    They may be smoking hot, but these NHL ice girls serve a purpose
    Sports Chicks
  • Miley Cyrus
    Find out why Miley Cyrus was forced to cancel a Kansas City concert
    Music News
  • Amaris Jackson
    The Washington Wizards sign a 10-year-old with cancer to contract
    NBA Buzz
  • Emily Kinney
    'Walking Dead' fans are buzzing about the show as Emily Kinney was spotted with writers
    TV Buzz
  • Barry Trotz
    The Nashville Predators part ways with the only coach they've ever had
    NHL Buzz
  • AC/DC
    AC/DC may announce their retirement following a serious health issue
    Music Buzz

User login

Log in
Sign in with your email and password. Or reset your password.
Write for us
Interested in becoming an Examiner and sharing your experience and passion? We're always looking for quality writers. Find out more about and apply today!