Post Tagged with: "Evgeni Nabokov"

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 […]

by · June 2, 2014 · 0 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)

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 […]

Goaltender Jaroslav Halak (TSN Photography)

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, […]

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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 · 0 comments · New York Islanders
He may not have tried to, but Thomas Vanek ruined the Toronto Maple Leafs' trade deadline (James Guillory-USA TODAY Sports)

How Can the Islanders be 9 Points Out of a Playoff Spot?

Nearly half way into the 2013-2014 NHL season and the New York Islanders find themselves just 9 points out of the automatic playoff spot that will go to the top […]

by · December 26, 2013 · 0 comments · New York Islanders
Islanders Remember the Reason for the Season

Islanders Remember the Reason for the Season

It’s easy to forget that professional athletes are people, just like you and I. As sports fans, writers, and analysts, we all are quick to be very hard on athletes […]

by · December 19, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · New York Islanders
Rumor mills, as usual, have been rumbling, but it's anyone's best guess if the New York Islanders will trade anyone from their active roster. (Brad Penner-USA TODAY Sports)

What’s Missing for the New York Islanders?

It took the Islanders five tries in December to find a win and snap a 10 game losing streak. This is the same team that had a series tied 2-2 […]

by · December 12, 2013 · 9 comments · New York Islanders
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30 Teams, 30 Words: Nov.11-17 Roundup

Welcome to 30 Teams, 30 Words! This weekly article will briefly cover one news story from every team in the league – no more endless searching around the web for […]

by · November 18, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · News/Commentary
Kevin Poulin: A Case For More Starts

Kevin Poulin: A Case For More Starts

If ever there was a player on the Islanders’ roster that Islanders fans were willing to see more of, then that player would have to be backup goaltender Kevin Poulin. […]

by · November 6, 2013 · 4 comments · New York Islanders