Post Tagged with: "John Tavares"

Four-plus decades and four championships later, the Nassau Coliseum will close its doors to be renovated as the Islanders will move to Brooklyn.

“We Want Playoffs”: Fan Chant Reflects Confidence In Islanders

The New York Islanders defeated the Philadelphia Flyers 4-1 on Tuesday, solidifying a 7-1-1 stretch over their last nine games. In this time, the trade deadline came and went, and […]

by · April 10, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · New York Islanders
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Will The Islanders Follow the band My Chemical Romance’s Demise?

On Friday night the alternative rock band My Chemical Romance surprised their die-hard fans by curtly announcing on their website that they were calling it quits.  It was a shock […]

by · March 28, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · New York Islanders
Matt Martin (Kevin Hoffman-USA TODAY Sports)

The New York Islanders Get No Respect

“I tell ya, I don’t get no respect at all.” – Rodney Dangerfield   The New York Islanders currently sit in the tenth spot in the Eastern Conference playoff race […]

by · March 22, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · New York Islanders
Sidney Crosby is one of many Team Canada hopefuls high on talent, but low on international ice experience. (VancityAllie/Flickr)

2014 Olympic Preview: Can Goaltending Concerns Cost Canada Gold?

Past Previews: Team Czech Republic Team Finland Team Sweden Team Russia Team Canada won the game they had to win, defeating the arch-rival Team USA in the gold medal game of the […]

by · March 18, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Olympics
Brandon Dubinsky hasn't played since November 19 with a foot injury (Jayne Kamin-Oncea-USA TODAY Sports)

NHL Realignment: Part One – Jackets Required, S’il Vous Plait!

Unless you’ve been holed up somewhere in a distant galaxy, far away from the hockey universe, you’ve surely heard that the NHL realignment plan has been approved by the league […]

by · March 18, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Columbus Blue Jackets
Nassau Coliseum (ndote/Flickr)

The Islanders Need To Become Justin Timberlake

Justin Timberlake’s latest album The 20/20 Experience comes out on March 19th and already he has two smash singles off it and an upcoming arena tour with Jay-Z this summer.  This […]

by · March 14, 2013 · 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 Midseason Report Card

With the Islanders having passed the halfway mark of the season, many hockey fans might not have expected to see New York three points out of the Eastern Conference playoff […]

by · March 11, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · New York Islanders
Dormant Rangers-Islanders Rivalry on Verge of Rebirth?

Dormant Rangers-Islanders Rivalry on Verge of Rebirth?

There was a time, not so long ago, when the most heated rivalry in all of sports took place on a sheet of ice. Take the Yankees-Red Sox, Lakers-Celtics, and […]

by · March 7, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · New York Rangers
Ryan O'Reilly. (Charles LeClaire-USPRESSWIRE)

Ryan O’Reilly and The Price For A True “Number-One” Center

In the game of hockey, a true number-one center is a lot like a unicorn. It’s hard to find, but you know it when you see it. For the Calgary […]

by · March 5, 2013 · 7 comments · News/Commentary
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)

NHL Top 5 & Bottom 5 Players After 6 Weeks

Who predicted that by the first of March, the Blackhawks would still be undefeated in regulation? It’s an unbelievable feat to amass at least a point in over twenty straight […]

by · March 5, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Top 10 Lists
John Tavares currently leads the New York Islanders in goals and points on the season (valorfaerie/Flickr)

The Magical Fourth Year Is Not A Myth

In the era of in-depth analysis, sabermetrics and advanced statistics, fantasy hockey managers are trying to find unique and more complicated ways to beat the opposition and win their fantasy drafts. […]

by · March 1, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Fantasy, Previews and Predictions
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)

New York Islanders Must Fire Jack Capuano to Take Next Step

  It’s been six years since the New York Islanders last qualified for the Stanley Cup Playoffs. The Isles have had five top-five draft selections, one of which was traded […]

by · February 28, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · New York Islanders