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Bridgeport Report: Ryan Pulock is Awesome

Bridgeport Report: Ryan Pulock is Awesome

Though this season’s Bridgeport Sound Tigers aren’t much to look at, the trio of young defensive prospects that are growing under the guidance of Brent Thompson have been impressive all […]

The Islanders must sustain their level of play going into the Stanley Cup Playoffs and cannot afford to falter at such a late stage in the regular season. (Jerome Miron-USA TODAY Sports)

New York Islanders Still Face Must-Win Games

With only 13 regular season games left on the NHL schedule, hockey fans are either pondering about who their team could be facing in the Stanley Cup Playoffs, how their […]

by · March 13, 2015 · 0 comments · New York Islanders
Johnny Boychuk and Nick Leddy were some of Garth Snow's biggest hauls during the 2014 offseason, and they have certainly paid their dividends. (Bob DeChiara-USA TODAY Sports)

Boychuk Signing Adds to Changing Isles Perception

A couple of weeks ago, the Islanders made headlines signing Nick Leddy to a 7 year extension worth 5.5 million per season.  While they were given praise for the contract, […]

by · March 13, 2015 · 0 comments · New York Islanders
The Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum has been home to the New York Islanders for more than forty years, and it has meant the world to some Islanders fans - and deservedly so.

Hope for Nassau County After All

It’ll be four years this August since Nassau County voters rejected a plan to renovate the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum, all but confirming that the team in flux would be […]

by · March 12, 2015 · 0 comments · New York Islanders
Kennedy isn't afraid to unleash his shot (Icon SMI)

Capuano Wise to Try Kennedy With Tavares

Kennedy Fan Club Now Recruiting We may be apart of the minority, but there are a number of us who believe Tyler Kennedy deserves much better than the poor treatment […]

by · March 10, 2015 · 0 comments · New York Islanders
Designed by Branden Otto, his new jersey design pays tribute to the Nassau Coliseum. (Branden Otto/OttoArt)

Nassau Coliseum Honored With New Jersey Design

Over the last four-plus decades, the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum has been the home of the New York Islanders. Dubbed “Fort Neverlose” because of the Islanders’ dominance in the Stanley […]

by · March 7, 2015 · 0 comments · New York Islanders
Tyler Kennedy brings experience to the Isles' bottom-six and could be a good insurance option should anything happen to any of New York's forwards. (Timothy T. Ludwig-USA TODAY Sports)

Tyler Kennedy Was Never Let Out of McLellan’s Dog House

Botched Investment On Monday’s trade deadline the San Jose Sharks cut bait with well known role playing forward Tyler Kennedy. Famous for his days contributing offense alongside Jordan Staal in Pittsburgh, […]

The New York Islanders didn't need to make any immediate moves during this deadline day, but the moves that they made solidified their team nonetheless.

Why Garth Snow’s Trade Deadline Was A Success

After much speculation, the 2015 NHL Trade Deadline went by relatively quietly for Garth Snow and the New York Islanders. Making a goalie swap that saw Chad Johnson traded to the […]

by · March 3, 2015 · 0 comments · New York Islanders
The New York Islanders didn't need to make any immediate moves during this deadline day, but the moves that they made solidified their team nonetheless.

Islanders Add Depth on Deadline Day

With the trade deadline having passed yesterday, the Islanders were in an unfamiliar spot.  They were looking to add to their team for a playoff push as they look to […]

by · March 3, 2015 · 0 comments · New York Islanders
Michal Neuvirth has been facing lots of shots all season long while starting in the Sabres' crease, so the goalie comes to Long Island having established some sort of playing rhythm - something that Chad Johnson was simply unable to do. (Kevin Hoffman-USA TODAY Sports)

Trade Deadline: Goalie Trade Part II, Neuvirth and Halak Team Up

The 2015 NHL Trade Deadline has warranted few trades so far, at least on deadline day. But the Buffalo Sabres have made their mark with a chance at the top […]

Griffin Reinhart could be a candidate to fill out the Islanders' defense. (Shoot the Breeze Photography)

Should the Islanders Trade Griffin Reinhart?

Earlier this week, the Islanders made headlines as they signed defenseman Nick Leddy to a 7 year extension.  My THW colleague Pete Judge did an excellent piece on why that […]

Johnny Boychuk and Nick Leddy were some of Garth Snow's biggest hauls during the 2014 offseason, and they have certainly paid their dividends. (Bob DeChiara-USA TODAY Sports)

Nick Leddy’s Big Contract is a Steal

News came down yesterday that Nick Leddy, the top-pairing defenseman who alongside Johnny Boychuk has helped finally solidify the position for the New York Islanders, had signed a 7-year extension […]

by · February 25, 2015 · 0 comments · Advanced Stats, New York Islanders