Islanders re-sign two, add two

The New York Islanders have signed defensemen Dennis Cholowski and Paul LaDue and forward Arnaud Durandeau to two-year, two-way contracts, and forward Hudson Fasching to a one-year, two-way contract.

Checkers silence pesky Isles

Joey Daccord made 23 saves and Max McCormick scored his first three career postseason goals, sending the Charlotte Checkers into the next round with a 4-0 win over Bridgeport on Monday night.

Holmstrom leads Islanders over Checkers

Simon Holmstrom scored his first of two goals with 4:37 remaining in regulation as Bridgeport staved off elimination with a 3-2 win in Charlotte on Saturday afternoon.

Checkers win wild one in 2OT

Zac Dalpe completed his first career playoff hat trick with 3:36 gone in the second overtime as Charlotte prevailed, 7-6, in a wild Game 2 at Total Mortgage Arena in Bridgeport.

Schneider relishing mentor role with Isles

Young can’t-miss top prospect looking to live the National Hockey League dream. Or NHL veteran now taking on a mentorship role. Cory Schneider has filled both of the American Hockey League’s most established and necessary player roles.

Late goal lifts Checkers in Game 1

Gustav Olofsson scored the tie-breaking goal with 3:20 to play as Charlotte shook off the rust and defeated Bridgeport, 3-2, in Game 1 of their Atlantic Division semifinal series on Tuesday.

Isles repeat in OT, knock out Bruins

Aatu Raty scored 12:53 into overtime as the Bridgeport Islanders defeated the Providence Bruins, 2-1, to complete a two-game sweep of their first-round playoff series on Wednesday night.

Schneider stops 46, Isles take Game 1 in OT

In the first Calder Cup Playoff game in nearly three years, Arnaud Durandeau scored on a wraparound 9:56 into overtime as the Bridgeport Islanders defeated the Providence Bruins, 2-1, on Monday evening.