NHL: New York Islanders 4, Chicago 2

CHICAGO, March 15 (UPI) -- Mark Streit scored twice and Peter Mannino blocked 40 shots in his first NHL start for the New York Islanders Sunday in a 4-2 victory over Chicago.

NHL: N.Y. Islanders 4, New Jersey 0

UNIONDALE, N.Y., Feb. 21 (UPI) -- Yann Danis turned away 40 shots Saturday on the way to his second NHL career shutout, helping the New York Islanders record a 4-0 win over New Jersey.

NHL: N.Y. Islanders 3, Pittsburgh 2 (SO)

UNIONDALE, Pa., Feb. 16 (UPI) -- Jeff Tambellini scored the winning goal in the shootout Monday to lead the New York Islanders to a 3-2 win over Pittsburgh.

Isles lose Frans Nielsen to leg injuries

UNIONDALE, N.J., Nov. 22 (UPI) -- The New York Islanders announced Saturday that center Frans Nielsen will be out up to three months with multiple leg injuries.

NHL: N.Y. Islanders 2, Vancouver 1 (SO)

UNIONDALE, N.Y., Nov. 17 (UPI) -- Frans Nielsen scored the lone goal in the shootout Monday to give the New York Islanders a 2-1 win over the Vancouver Canucks.

NHL: N.Y. Islanders 3, Ottawa 2

UNIONDALE, N.Y., Nov. 15 (UPI) -- The New York Islanders, led by Jon Sim's one goal and one assist, topped the Ottawa Senators 3-2 Saturday night, completing a home-and-home weekend sweep.

NHL: Philadelphia 3, N.Y. Islanders 2 (OT)

PHILADELPHIA, Oct. 30 (UPI) -- Jeff Carter scored for the second time in the game with 22.9 seconds left in overtime Thursday, giving Philadelphia a 3-2 win over the New York Islanders.

NHL: Philadelphia 4, N.Y. Islanders 3 (SO)

UNIONDALE, N.Y., March 29 (UPI) -- Daniel Briere's goal in the third round of a shootout Saturday gave the Philadelphia Flyers a 4-3 win over the New York Islanders.

NHL: Pittsburgh 4, N.Y. Islanders 2

UNIONDALE, N.Y., Feb. 26 (UPI) -- Evgeni Malkin had a goal and an assist and Ty Conklin made 50 saves Tuesday in Pittsburgh's 4-2 win over the New York Islanders.

NHL: N.Y. Islanders 3, Montreal 2

UNIONDALE, N.Y., Feb. 24 (UPI) -- Frans Nielsen scored the deciding goal midway through the second period Saturday as the New York Islanders fought off Montreal, 3-2.

NHL: NY Islanders 3, Toronto 2 (SO)

TORONTO, Feb. 14 (UPI) -- Rick DiPietro made 39 saves and gave up just one goal in the shootout Tuesday night as the New York Islanders topped Toronto 3-2.

NHL Draft -- 3rd Round List

TORONTO, June 22 (UPI) -- Selections in the third round of the NHL draft:
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Frans Nielsen
New York Islanders Frans Nielsen (51) scores his teams second goal against Washington Capitals goal Jose Theodore during the second period at the Verizon Center in Washington on April 1, 2009. (UPI Photo/Alexis C. Glenn)

Frans Nielsen (born April 24, 1984) is a Danish professional ice hockey player currently playing with the New York Islanders of the National Hockey League (NHL). He is the first Danish citizen to play in the NHL.

Nielsen was drafted by the New York Islanders in the third round, 87th overall in the 2002 NHL Entry Draft. After playing in the Swedish Elitserien since 2001, Nielsen signed a two-year contract with the New York Islanders on May 15, 2006. He has also played for the Danish national team.

With over 216 games in the Elitserien, Nielsen recorded 25 goals and 34 assists for 59 points and 66 penalty minutes.

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