Isles rookies have helped the Islanders recapture success. (AP)The New York Islanders season continues to hang on life support after yesterday afternoon's 4-3 shootout victory over the Philadelphia Flyers.  Currently only five points out of the final Wild Card spot, Long Island's hockey team continues its crawl out of the grave they dug in November tonight vs. their biggest rivals, the New York Rangers.Five points is attainable. The Islanders have been one of the hottest teams over the past month of play (11-5-0 since December 20, 2013), and they haven't suffered consecutive losses during this recent stretch. Of course, the team they are chasing (the Columbus Blue Jackets) have three games in-hand over the Islanders, but if New York continues to play the way it has, the cards...

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