Post Tagged with: "Al Arbour"

Ed Giacomin

50 Years Ago in Hockey – Rangers Acquire Goalie

The New York Rangers yesterday made it official that they have traded four players to the Providence Reds of the American Hockey League for goalkeeper Ed Giacomin. The Rangers sent […]

The Islanders were an undisputed dynasty team. (Mike Moore - Private Collection)

Hey 19: An NHL Record Likely To Never Be Broken

When the Los Angeles Kings failed to qualify for the NHL playoffs, it meant another season without a repeat Stanley Cup champion. The last team to win back-to-back Cups was […]

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
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An Open Letter To Al Arbour

Dear Al Arbour; By now, most – if not all – of Islanders Country has heard about your state of health. As a sign of respect from classy and loyal […]

by · February 1, 2015 · 6 comments · New York Islanders
Eric Hornick (Center) has done tremendous work over the decades as a statistician for MSG Networks and the New York Islanders. (Photo Credit - Eric Hornick)

Q & A With New York Islanders Statistician Eric Hornick

Over the last few decades, the game of hockey has undergone quite a number of changes on many fronts. On the one hand, the speed and pace of the game […]

by · October 23, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · New York Islanders
The Greatest All-Time New York Islanders

The Greatest All-Time New York Islanders

Many hockey fans might remember the New York Islanders of the 1980s because of their collection of Stanley Cup Championships, but those championships were built through careful drafting and key […]

Bergeron for Selke?

Bergeron for Selke?

With most of Massachusetts closed down due to the snow, it is a great time to reflect upon the goings-on in the world of hockey … a show-day edition of […]

by · January 12, 2011 · Comments are Disabled · Boston Bruins