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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
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The Sinister Six Of The NHL

The Amazing Spider-Man 2 opened in theatres recently, and with it comes the hype of the next chapter of the Spider-Man franchise, which will feature The Sinister Six. It also […]

by · May 13, 2014 · 2 comments · Humor
Nordiques fans have shown up at NHL rinks asking for a team to return to Quebec (Ed Mulholland-US PRESSWIRE)

Is There a 2014 NHL Expansion Draft on the Horizon?

With cities across North America clamoring for the rights to an NHL franchise, there is no lack of intrigue when discussing which locale may end up with a team.  Since […]

by · October 14, 2013 · 2 comments · Hockey History, News
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Futility: Hockey’s Dirty Word (Part Three)

Futility Part Three: Dud Dynasties In this final installment of Hockey Futility, we look at two franchises that were once on the top of the NHL map so many decades […]

by · June 14, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Humor
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 […]

Odd streak to end with Luongo?

Odd streak to end with Luongo?

  by Jason Kurylo   Roberto Luongo came within one win of being the first #1 goaltender since 1976 to win a Stanley Cup while also wearing the number 1 […]

by · June 13, 2011 · Comments are Disabled · Boston Bruins, Hockey History, Vancouver Canucks
Family History: The Day my Dad got to Face the New York Islanders

Family History: The Day my Dad got to Face the New York Islanders

I was rummaging through some old photo boxes and found some pictures of my Dad from when he was on his company softball team. I didn’t think anything of it […]