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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)

Are the Islanders the Best Team in the NHL?

As an Islander fan, those are words I wasn’t sure I would ever be able to say and mean given the teams struggles on and off the ice the last […]

by · December 1, 2014 · 5 comments · New York Islanders
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Re-Learning to Shake Off a Loss

As Joel Ward sealed the 5-2 victory for the Capitals over the Islanders on Friday night, there was a feeling across Long Island that I don’t think has truly been […]

by · November 30, 2014 · 0 comments · New York Islanders, Uncategorized
Ville Pokka was definitely an asset that was managed correctly by Garth Snow. (Jatkoaika.com)

Ville Pokka Paying Dividends For New York Islanders

Sure, Ville Pokka is no longer a member of the New York Islanders, but that doesn’t mean that he can’t be paying off for Garth Snow in the Isles in […]

by · November 26, 2014 · 1 comment · New York Islanders
Led by Kyle Okposo and John Tavares, the New York Islanders have been a resilient bunch, and it has helped them become one of the most successful teams in the NHL during the early portions of the '14-'15 hockey season. (Brace Hemmelgarn-USA TODAY Sports)

Islanders Earning Respect From Coaches, Media

With the Islanders having not experienced much success the last 20+ years, it isn’t surprising that they aren’t often given any respect in the media and are sometimes viewed unfavorably by […]

by · November 25, 2014 · 3 comments · New York Islanders
(Brad Penner-USA TODAY Sports)

New York Islanders: Three Keys To Three Straight Wins

During this past weekend, the New York Islanders played two key games against the Pittsburgh Penguins. Widely regarded by fans and analysts as a true measuring stick of the potential of […]

by · November 23, 2014 · 4 comments · New York Islanders
The Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum will host the Isles' last home opener on October 11th, 2014.

Islanders Fans: Keep the Hate Real

The Islanders currently sit at 13-6, good enough for the best start the team has had since the 87/88 season.  They currently reside in second place in their division and […]

by · November 21, 2014 · 0 comments · New York Islanders
Jack Capuano has never given up on the Islanders, and he - as well as the Islanders' front office - is starting to see his hard work finally paying off on a consistent basis. (Geoff Burke-US PRESSWIRE)

Jack Capuano Right Man for Islanders

Jack Capuano has been an easy target for most of his tenure with the New York Islanders, and understandably so with how bad the team has been for most of […]

by · November 21, 2014 · 2 comments · New York Islanders
Ilya Kovalchuk was one of Lamoriello's bold moves (Icon SMI)

Across The Pond: 5 Best Players Outside Of North America

As the sport of hockey continues to grow and expand worldwide, so too do the professional leagues where the sport is played. The National Hockey League is, without question, the […]

Mike Milbury

Bob McKenzie Becomes Overnight Hero In Islanders Country

By saying six simple words in his retort to Mike Milbury last night, Bob McKenzie instantly endeared himself to New York Islanders fans. Milbury – who at the time was […]

by · November 20, 2014 · 6 comments · New York Islanders
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Islanders Trade Can Wait Until Offseason

Theres’s a lot of discussion regarding these New York Islanders and if they should look to make a trade for someone. Names such as Keith Yandle, Evander Kane (which may […]

by · November 18, 2014 · 1 comment · New York Islanders
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Islanders Early Success Trickling Down The Organization

Through 17 games this season, the Islanders are off to one of their best starts in franchise history sitting at 11-6.  The Islanders willingness to add payroll this off-season for […]

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Islanders Show Significant Improvement over Streak

It’s generally a pretty safe assumption to say that if your team allows 3 goals or less, it has a pretty good chance of winning games in the NHL. For […]

by · November 15, 2014 · 0 comments · New York Islanders