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NY Islanders Secondary Pieces on the Market

Who is in Play? The New York Islanders have a few good pieces I expect to be on the trade market this offseason. By themselves in a trade none of […]

Four-plus decades and four championships later, the Nassau Coliseum will close its doors to be renovated as the Islanders will move to Brooklyn.

Nassau Coliseum’s Redevelopment Plan Approved

It’s been just under four years since Nassau County voters turned down a plan to renovate the ailing Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum with taxpayer money, and now with the Islanders […]

by · May 27, 2015 · 0 comments · New York Islanders, News
Lubomir Visnovsky will be a vital part of the Isles' defense this year. (Charles LeClaire-USA TODAY Sports)

Visnovsky Rumored to EC KAC of Austria

After a brutal hit by Tom Wilson ended his season, Lubomir Visnovsky is the focus of a rumor claiming he’ll sign a contract with Klagenfurt Athletic Sports Club, or EC […]

by · May 26, 2015 · 0 comments · New York Islanders
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Capitals’ Tom Wilson Should Quickly Reinvent Himself

The NHL is a tough league and every team needs an enforcer. The Washington Capitals have utilized a few enforcers over the years, but the current guy for the job […]

Anders Lee and the word replaceable simply do not go together right now as the forward has meant everything, and more, to the New York Islanders thus far. (Brad Penner-USA TODAY Sports)

Big Decisions This Off-Season for the Islanders

Looking Back The New York Islanders had a rebirth this past season. The last year on Long Island at Nassau Coliseum was a big success. Although because it was the […]

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How Much Did The Boston Bruins Miss Johnny Boychuk?

When the Boston Bruins traded away Johnny Boychuk back in October, it felt like a slap in the face. The 31-year-old defenseman was shipped to the New York Islanders for […]

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Nelson Coming Back to Life

In the first half of the Islanders season, no forward was hotter than Brock Nelson.  The second year forward dazzled fans and media alike in the first two-three months of […]

by · May 9, 2015 · 0 comments · New York Islanders
Is Jack Capuano the coach to lead the Islanders on a deep Stanley Cup Playoffs run? That's anyone's best guess right now, and only time will tell if Capuano will be the coach to lead the Islanders to Lord Stanley's Cup. (Charles LeClaire-USA TODAY Sports)

Staying The Course: Capuano is Here to Stay

When the Islanders conducted their exit interviews with Jack Capuano and the rest of the coaching staff, it became clear that a major question surrounding the franchise had been answered: Capuano […]

Ryan Pulock was taken with the fifteenth overall pick by the New York Islanders. (Shoot the Breeze Photography)

Do the Islanders Have a Dilemma on Defense?

While their forward crop might be a little thin, the Islanders on defense have as a good a system as anyone in the NHL.  That system should begin to pay […]

by · April 30, 2015 · 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)

Will the Islanders Make a Coaching Change?

Throughout the regular season you probably would’ve been called crazy by numerous people if you suggested the Islanders should make a coaching change.  After all, the team did have their […]

by · April 29, 2015 · 0 comments · New York Islanders
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Analyzing the Capitals’ Destruction of the Islanders in Game 7

The Washington Capitals didn’t just beat the New York Islanders in Game 7 of their Stanley Cup first round playoff series – they destroyed them. If it wasn’t for the […]

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Stanley Quips: Finding Love and Joy in Times of Conflict

If I wanted to really write what I truly felt about game seven last night, I would just find a way to write a 1,000-word equivalent to my tweet last […]