Post Tagged with: "John Tavares"

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

New York Islanders: Breaking Down The Olympic Hopefuls

With the 2014 Olympics in Sochi approaching fast, hockey fans are probably anxious to see players from different continents and countries competing on one stage for a chance at hockey […]

by · December 2, 2013 · 1 comment · New York Islanders
The Rest of the Month: New York Rangers Edition

The Rest of the Month: New York Rangers Edition

The 2013-14 season hasn’t started out the way the New York Rangers had envisioned it.  Injuries to key players and uncharacteristic play from some of the stars are just a […]

by · October 22, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · New York Rangers
Fans will have another chance to watch hockey at the Barclays Center when the Islanders host the Devils in the '14-'15 preseason.

Barclays Center: Ready For New York Islanders In 2015

Over the last four-plus decades, the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum has seen the New York Islanders go through their fair share of ups and downs. From their inception as an […]

by · September 30, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · New York Islanders
John Tavares is the unquestioned leader of the New York Islanders. (Charles LeClaire/USA TODAY Sports)

Fantasy Hockey: Projected Leaders in Each Category

Many fantasy hockey pools place more weight on certain categories in fantasy hockey and these projections can help you dominate your pool in those specific areas. Points Sidney Crosby, Pittsburgh […]

by · September 25, 2013 · 1 comment · Fantasy
Sidney Crosby and Evgeni Malkin will have to improve their playoff performances this season.(Geoff Burke-USA TODAY Sports)

Predicting the Top 200 NHL Scorers in 2013-14

The 2013-14 regular season is nearly upon us.  While we at THW can hardly contain ourselves, some of us decided to pass the time by compiling our own predictions of […]

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Ryan Nugent-Hopkins Got Paid. Was it too Much?

In a very predictable way, the Oilers followed suite as they had with Taylor Hall and Jordan Eberle before him, and handed Ryan Nugent-Hopkins a long-term contract worth $6 million […]

by · September 20, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Edmonton Oilers
While talented, the Pittsburgh Penguins appear as a team prepared for the start of the Playoffs. (Kevin Hoffman-US PRESSWIRE)

2013-14 NHL Predictions: Eastern Conference

The 2013-14 NHL season is less than two weeks away, so it’s time to unleash some predictions for every team in the NHL’s Eastern Conference. Atlantic Division Boston Bruins (2013 […]

by · September 19, 2013 · 3 comments · Previews and Predictions
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Hockey News: Taylor Hall at Center; Cleary Signs with the Wings

John Tortorella doesn’t like Twitter. He doesn’t really like anything so it comes as no surprise. [Pass it to Bulis] Staying in the New York area, John Tavares is the […]

by · September 12, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Elsewhere on the Web
John Tavares is the unquestioned leader of the New York Islanders. (Charles LeClaire/USA TODAY Sports)

Previewing The 2013-14 New York Islanders

  1) Not one, but two Great Danes. Long Island is home to Danish Hockey Revolution, now that Peter Regin will be joining countryman Franz Nielsen.   2) Bash Bros.  […]

by · September 3, 2013 · 1 comment · New York Islanders
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40 Bold Fantasy Hockey Predictions

They may seem outrageous and in no such way plausible, but when it comes to fantasy hockey, you need to be bold. Here are 40 bold fantasy hockey projections for […]

by · August 29, 2013 · 3 comments · Fantasy
Garth Snow: The NHL’s Most Underrated GM?

Garth Snow: The NHL’s Most Underrated GM?

“Honestly, we don’t care what league they come from — college, juniors, Europe, If they can play, they can play for us. Every player is unique.“ – Garth Snow, General […]

by · August 21, 2013 · 12 comments · New York Islanders
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Power Ranking the No. 1 Overall Picks From 2000-2009

Since the inception of the NHL Entry Draft, every decade has had their share of booms and busts at the No. 1 overall pick. The 80′s produced household names such […]