John Tavares received his first Hart Trophy finalist nomination on Friday.
John Tavares was held off the scoresheet for the first time in four games Thursday as the Islanders lost a 4-0 decision to Pittsburgh in Game Five of their Eastern Conference playoff series.
John Tavares registered the game-winning goal just past the midway mark of the third period to help the Islanders draw even in their quarterfinal series against Pittsburgh.
John Tavares won't be the one to speak out about getting no calls.
John Tavares potted his first career playoff goal in Sunday's overtime loss to Pittsburgh.
Despite the majority of the hockey-watching world writing them off before the series began, Islanders center John Tavares says the team believes in itself and feels it can defeat the Penguins in the opening round of the playoffs.
Islanders coach Jack Capuano expects more from John Tavares' supporting cast in Game 2.
John Tavares was held without a shot in the Islanders' 5-0 loss in Game 1 of their first-round series with the Penguins.
John Tavares has grown as a leader and as a player this season and he's looking forward to playing his first playoff game Wednesday night in Pittsburgh.
For the second straight season, John Tavares fell just shy of a point-per-game pace.
John Tavares scored the only goal for the Islanders Thursday as they were beaten by the Flyers by a score of 2-1.
John Tavares, who has enjoyed a Hart Trophy-caliber year in the NHL's truncated season, will get to play in his first playoff game next week.
John Tavares was credited with the game-tying goal, his 27th of the season, late in the third period to clinch a playoff spot for the New York Islanders.
John Tavares scored a pair of goals and added an assist in the Islanders 5-3 win over Toronto Thursday night.