Post Tagged with: "Colin McDonald"

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)

Chemistry Experiments Will Stabilize Islanders Forwards

The chemistry within the New York Islanders was volatile for the majority of last season, while small sparks of hope ignited a little fire towards the tail end.  When half […]

by · September 26, 2014 · 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: 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
Matt Martin (Kevin Hoffman-USA TODAY Sports)

New York Islanders: Team’s Core Lies Deeper than First Line

The New York Islanders are 5-2-1 in March, and a significant reason behind that has been the performances of some of the role players and the way they’ve stepped up. […]

by · March 20, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · New York Islanders
Referees have seen better days. (Flickr/Dan4th)

NHL Discipline Consistency Still Locked Out

It is not just the players that have been affected by the NHL lockout. Officials have already handed out five-minute majors and game misconducts, while the league, most notably disciplinarian […]

by · February 4, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · New York Islanders, St Louis Blues
Bridgeport Sound Tigers. Image from Wikipedia

Bridgeport Report Dec 5 to Dec 15

Recap  Bridgeport broke their eight game winless streak, and in style, I must add, with a 7-2 victory against Syracuse Crunch on December 9. Are the strong Sound Tigers team […]

by · December 22, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · AHL, New York Islanders
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Colin McDonald Relishes Opportunity With Penguins

Colin McDonald knows it won’t be easy to crack a veteran-laden Pittsburgh lineup that’s always looking to add new pieces, but he’s happy to be in a situation where he can develop as a player and someday earn that opportunity full-time.

by · February 2, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · AHL, Minor League Report, Pittsburgh Penguins, Player Profiles
Brooks Orpik will have his hands full on the larger Olympic ice surface against the world's best players.(Icon SMI)

Pittsburgh Penguins Training Camp – Week 1 News and Notes

After two seasons, the Pittsburgh Penguins are an undefeated 6-0 in preseason play at the Consol Energy Center.  Their flawless record will remain intact until at least next fall. Three […]

by · September 26, 2011 · Comments are Disabled · Pittsburgh Penguins