Post Tagged with: "John Tavares"

The Pittsburgh Penguins will likely be the biggest test for the Islanders during the month of April, and what better way to come into the playoffs than beating one's divisional rival? (Charles LeClaire/USA TODAY Sports)

John Tavares is the Obvious Choice for Captaincy

A team never wants to see its captain walk away to another team. Not just walk away, but head to a division rival. That’s exactly what the Islanders saw happen […]

by · August 7, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · New York Islanders
Fantasy Hockey: The Best Bang-For-Your-Buck Players

Fantasy Hockey: The Best Bang-For-Your-Buck Players

Fantasy hockey season is right around the corner and armchair GMs everywhere want to know what players to pick for their team.  If you’re like me, you enjoy more of […]

by · August 1, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Fantasy
The New York Islanders will move to the Barclays Center in 2015, so Islanders fans could get a glimpse of what the future holds in late September.

Five Must See New York Islanders Games In 2013-2014

With the 2013-2014 NHL schedules being released a couple of weeks ago, hockey fans have undoubtedly combed through a bunch of games thus far in order to secure tickets or […]

by · July 30, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · New York Islanders
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Alexander Ovechkin: Paper Hart

When the NHL awards were handed out last week, I agreed with pretty much all of the picks. Subban for the Norris, Bobrovsky for the Vezina, Toews for the Selke, […]

by · June 20, 2013 · 1 comment · News/Commentary
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Ovechkin wins Hart Trophy: How did NHL get it so wrong?

So for starters, there are plenty of you who will have an issue with the fact that I’m even challenging the prospect of Alexander Ovechkin as Hart winner. You are […]

Wayne Gretzky (Phil/Flickr)

Futility: Hockey’s Dirty Word (Part Three)

Futility Part Three: Dud Dynasties In this final installment of Hockey Futility, we look at two franchises that were once on the top of the NHL map so many decades […]

by · June 14, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Humor
Roberto Luongo in Long Island certainly makes sense. (Icon SMI)

New York Islanders: Roberto Luongo A Good Fit?

  The New York Islanders have had a couple of weeks to think about the way that their 2012-2013 NHL season went, but trade rumors know no boundaries. Ever since […]

by · June 1, 2013 · 4 comments · New York Islanders
Miller has played his entire career with the Sabres (Micheline/SynergyMax)

The Ryan Miller Sweepstakes: Who’s In?

As we covered this past Thursday, Ryan Miller has a list of eight teams to which he will not be traded as per the terms of his contract.   With […]

It is no secret that last year's Vezina Trophy winner was none other than undrafted goalie, Sergei Bobrovsky. (Russell LaBounty-USA TODAY Sports)

Why Sergei Bobrovsky Should be the NHL 14 Cover Model

What’s the second best reward behind winning the Hart Trophy as League MVP?  EA Sports has an answer for you. The NHL video game series has already proven to be […]

by · May 21, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Columbus Blue Jackets
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Thomas Vanek’s Potential Landing Spots

The 2013 NHL Draft was already set to be an exciting time for both the league and the Buffalo Sabres. A draft this deep could turn around the fortunes of […]

by · May 17, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Buffalo Sabres, Trades Contracts and Transactions
Pittsburgh Penguins' Forward James Neal is having the best season of any left-wing in the league. (Photo By Andy Martin Jr)

Penguins’ Special Teams Prime Club for Cup Run

Despite some visible issues, the Pittsburgh Penguins may be primed for a Stanley Cup run thanks to their special teams.

by · May 17, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Pittsburgh Penguins
Evgeni Malkin (Charles LeClaire-USA TODAY Sports)

Penguins Best Islanders 4-2; A Look Back

It was no walk in the park (in fact, it was more like a high-speed chase, with the New York Islanders losing the Pittsburgh Penguins at every turn), but somehow, the […]

by · May 13, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Pittsburgh Penguins