Frans Nielsen C NYI 3 Months

The 2013-14 season was by far the best ever in New York Islanders forward Frans Nielsen's NHL career.

He collected four assists in the last two games (two assists apiece) to finish with career-highs in goals (25), assists (33), points (58) and SOG (167).

Frans Nielsen C NYI 3 Months

Frans Nielsen piled on two assists and scored a goal in the shootout to power the Islanders past regional rival New Jersey 3-2 on Friday night

Nielsen has been superb this season, setting career highs in goals (25), points (56) and now tying his career high in assists on Friday night with his 30th and 31st of the season. The 29 year old Dane has four points in his past five.

Frans Nielsen C NYI 4 Months

Frans Nielsen scored the Isles' lone goal on Tuesday night during a 4-1 loss to the Ottawa Senators.

Tuesday night's marker pushed his total to 25 goals during a season where the Isles have been hit hard by the injury bug. Nielsen was set up by Kevin Czuczman and Josh Bailey. The 29 year old Dane has 54 points in 77 games.

Frans Nielsen C NYI 4 Months

Frans Nielsen scored in the Islanders' 2-1 shootout win over the Devils on Saturday night.

Amid a another rough season for the Islanders, Nielsen has been one of the few bright spots. The 29-year-old center has 23 goals and 52 points this season. It's worth noting that he's scoring at a 16.2 percent clip, six percent higher than his career average. He should regress closer to the mean next year. Josh Bailey had the assist.

Frans Nielsen C NYI 4 Months

Frans Nielsen had an assist in the Islanders' 3-2 shootout loss on Thursday.

Nielsen has set new career-highs with 22 goals and 51 points in 71 contests in 2013-14. He's showing no signs of slowing down as the Islanders' campaign draws to a close.

Frans Nielsen C NYI 4 Months

Frans Nielsen had a goal and an assist in the Islanders' 7-4 win on Monday.

Nielsen had just one point in his last 10 contests before Monday, so hopefully Monday's performance firmly ended that slump. He has 20 goals and 46 points in 65 games this season.

Frans Nielsen C NYI 5 Months

Frans Nielsen was activated from the IL on Sunday March 2.

Frans Nielsen C NYI 5 Months

Frans Nielsen (broken hand) has been practicing again with the Islanders but most likely will return to the lineup Sunday, not today.

Nielsen has been on the Isles' injured reserve list retroactive to Feb. 8. His hand was broken when he was slashed by the Avs' Erik Johnson before the Olympic break. He has 18 goals and 43 points in 60 games.

Frans Nielsen C NYI 5 Months

The New York Islanders have placed Frans Nielsen (broken hand) on the injured reserve list retroactive to February 8.

Nielsen broke his hand when he was slashed by the Avs Erik Johnson in the Islanders last game before the Olympic break on February 8. Look for him to return in a couple of weeks. Nielsen has 18 goals and 43 points in 60 games. Reserve him for now if you can.

Frans Nielsen C NYI 5 Months

Center Frans Nielsen (hand) has not been practicing with the New York Islanders and is unlikely to play Thursday against the Toronto Maple Leafs.

Nielsen broke his hand after he was slashed by Colorado's Erik Johnson earlier this month.