Post Tagged with: "Evgeni Nabokov"

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Ben Bishop Woes Against The Pittsburgh Penguins Continue

View image | gettyimages.com Ben Bishop has enjoyed a great deal of success since coming over to the Tampa Bay Lightning, becoming a Vezina Trophy finalist last season. After years of […]

by · January 2, 2015 · 2 comments · Tampa Bay Lightning
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The Case For Andrei Vasilevskiy To Be The Backup

View image | gettyimages.com   When Andrei Vasilevskiy got word that he would be sent back to the Syracuse Crunch of the American Hockey League, he could have more than […]

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Stay or Go: What Should The Lightning Do With Andrei Vasilevskiy?

One of the biggest risks a team can take is selecting a goaltender in the first round at the draft. History has just proven that more times than not it […]

by · December 24, 2014 · 1 comment · Tampa Bay Lightning
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Shootout Woes Continue to Plague Lightning

Tampa Bay’s shootout woes continued to show Friday night in its loss on the road to ­­­­­­the New Jersey Devils. Tampa outplayed the Devils, who are now 2-for-20 in shootouts […]

by · December 19, 2014 · 1 comment · Tampa Bay Lightning
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Lack Of Options Made Fleury Contract Best Option

Marc-Andre Fleury signed a four-year contract extension with the Pittsburgh Penguins last week with an AAV of $5.75 million. Fleury’s deal got a lot of criticism because of its length […]

Evgeni Nabokov has been an influential force for the Islanders over the last few years and could be an option for the Islanders' back-up slot. (Jeanine Leech/Icon SMI)

Tampa Bay Goaltending Solution: Evgeni Nabokov

Not too long ago, I wrote a three part series about the Tampa Bay Lightning’s present goaltending situation and their options when it came to obtaining a backup for Ben […]

Thomas Greiss stood tall when Mike Smith went down with an injury during the later portion of the '13-'14 NHL season. (Matt Kartozian-USA TODAY Sports)

New York Islanders: Back-up Goalie Options

After a few weeks of patient waiting, news broke that the New York Islanders had agreed to terms on a four-year deal with netminder Jaroslav Halak. With Garth Snow trading […]

Evgeni Nabokov has been an influential force for the Islanders over the last few years and could be an option for the Islanders' back-up slot. (Jeanine Leech/Icon SMI)

Should The New York Islanders Retain Evgeni Nabokov?

With news coming out that the New York Islanders traded a fourth round pick to the Washington Capitals for the rights to Jaroslav Halak, Islanders country is probably anxious to […]

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Will Jaroslav Halak Save the New York Islanders?

The New York Islanders have had issues in net in recent years, but Garth Snow might be able to right the ship after acquiring the rights to Jaroslav Halak. Only […]

Michael Grabner stepped up his play after returning from the Olympics, but has been sidelined lately due to a concussion. (Brad Penner-USA TODAY Sports)

Who Should the Islanders Sell at the Trade Deadline?

The Islanders have had a troubling year so far. This year was supposed to be the next step for a young team in growing and becoming a formidable playoff team, […]

by · February 6, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · New York Islanders, Trades Contracts and Transactions
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Road Warriors: NY Islanders Having Success on The Road

Don’t look now, but the New York Islanders are putting a nice little streak of road victories together. Clutterbuck with the empty netter ISLANDERS WINNN!!! 12 goals in 2 games!! […]

by · January 9, 2014 · 2 comments · New York Islanders
Evgeni Nabokov has been an influential force for the Islanders over the last few years and could be an option for the Islanders' back-up slot. (Jeanine Leech/Icon SMI)

The Value of Evgeni Nabokov

The New York Islanders haven’t exactly inspired confidence amongst their fan-base over the course of the last month or so. Blown third period leads, ten-game winless streaks, and losses in […]

by · December 26, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · New York Islanders