Post Tagged with: "Brian Strait"

John Tavares and Matt Moulson have been a huge part of the Isles' resurgence, but there are just as many people that work behind the scenes for the New York Islanders. (BridgetDS/Flickr)

New York Islanders: Dangerous Underdog or Playoff Pretenders?

With the New York Islanders having secured a playoff berth for the first time since the last day of the 2006-2007 NHL regular season, hockey fans must be wondering how […]

by · April 29, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · New York Islanders
Michael Grabner is always a threat for a breakaway when he is on the ice and has been a big reason for New York's success this season. (Icon SMI)

New York Islanders: Rewiring Through Waivers

Back in 2010, Garth Snow started a fairly successful trend that Islanders fans couldn’t have seen coming. Not many Islanders fans could have predicted that players such as Evgeni Nabokov […]

by · April 24, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · New York Islanders
John Tavares and Matt Moulson have been a huge part of the Isles' resurgence, but there are just as many people that work behind the scenes for the New York Islanders. (BridgetDS/Flickr)

New York Islanders Midseason Report Card

With the Islanders having passed the halfway mark of the season, many hockey fans might not have expected to see New York three points out of the Eastern Conference playoff […]

by · March 11, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · New York Islanders
Radek Martinek (Charles LeClaire-USPRESSWIRE)

New York Islanders: Who Will Replace Brian Strait?

After suffering a 7-0 defeat at the hands of the Philadelphia Flyers life couldn’t get much worse for the New York Islanders. Or could it? Shortly after being drubbed by […]

by · February 19, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Injury Report, New York Islanders
Eric Tangradi is looking for a fresh start in Winnipeg (Bridgetds/Flickr)

Waivers, Sunk Costs, and the Pittsburgh Penguins

With Pittsburgh visiting the Jets on Friday, it’s not difficult to imagine a scenario where Tangradi scores a pair of goals to prove that his old team made a mistake.

by · February 14, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · News/Commentary, Pittsburgh Penguins, Winnipeg Jets
Tangradi was a fan favorite in Wilkes-Barre Scranton (Sienna Slusser)

Pittsburgh Penguins November Minor-League Update

The Pittsburgh Penguins are off to a strong start despite dealing with a number of big injuries once again this season.  They’ve compiled a 9-3-3 record and sit atop the […]

by · November 7, 2011 · Comments are Disabled · AHL, Pittsburgh Penguins