Post Tagged with: "Kyle Okposo"

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The Caps and the Cap: A Look at Their Options

For weeks, Washington Capitals general manager Brian MacLellan has talked about the team’s need to find a top-six forward to either play alongside Alex Ovechkin and Nicklas Backstrom or to […]

by · July 1, 2015 · 0 comments · Washington Capitals
Kyle Okposo might be on the trade chopping block. (BridgetDS/Flickr)

Islanders and Capitals: Kyle Okposo Trade Option

The Washington Capitals have their hands on the 22nd pick in the upcoming NHL Draft. Is it set in stone that the Caps will utilize that pick? Newsday is reporting […]

Kyle Okposo might be on the trade chopping block. (BridgetDS/Flickr)

What Can The Islanders Expect In Return For Okposo?

Arthur Staple of Newsday dropped a bit of a bomb last night when he reported that Islanders star forward Kyle Okposo could be available in trade discussions with the draft […]

by · June 21, 2015 · 0 comments · New York Islanders
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Could We See Phil Kessel in Brooklyn next Season?

Rumors surrounding Phil Kessel and his future with the Toronto Maple Leafs has been running rampant for a while now. There have been some who speculated that, with their deep farm […]

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Nelson Coming Back to Life

In the first half of the Islanders season, no forward was hotter than Brock Nelson.  The second year forward dazzled fans and media alike in the first two-three months of […]

by · May 9, 2015 · 0 comments · New York Islanders
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New Jersey Devils Need To Move Jaromir Jagr Now

Jaromir Jagr has rung the bell and now it’s time for the New Jersey Devils to check him out. Jagr has been a great teammate and a positive influence on […]

What the Leafs won't be doing this summer? Playing hockey. (Tom Szczerbowski-US PRESSWIRE)

Would Phil Kessel To Islanders Work?

Over the last several weeks, hockey fans have undoubtedly acquainted themselves with the struggles of the Toronto Maple Leafs. Having lost 11 straight games before downing the Edmonton Oilers on […]

by · February 9, 2015 · 3 comments · New York Islanders
Kyle Okposo might be on the trade chopping block. (BridgetDS/Flickr)

Islanders Top Line Lacking Without Okposo

It wasn’t pretty, but the Islanders ended their three-game skid with a shootout win over the lowly Philadelphia Flyers on Thursday night to help widen the lead on first place in the […]

by · February 6, 2015 · 1 comment · New York Islanders
Led by Kyle Okposo and John Tavares, the New York Islanders have been a resilient bunch, and it has helped them become one of the most successful teams in the NHL. (Brace Hemmelgarn-USA TODAY Sports)

Does Okposo Injury Change Islanders’ Trade Deadline Targets?

Any hockey fan will tell you that it’s absolutely devastating when one’s team loses a key player during an important stretch of the regular season – and that’s precisely the […]

by · January 27, 2015 · 0 comments · New York Islanders
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Has the Isles Top Line Found Their Missing Link?

For years, the debate among fans has been the need to get players who can play with John Tavares and compliment his game.  For a while, Matt Moulson filled that […]

by · January 21, 2015 · 2 comments · New York Islanders
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Kyle Okposo, Finally Living Up to His Potential

On Friday night Kyle Okposo became the second player to score four goals in a game this week when he did so against the Pittsburgh Penguins in a 6-3 win. […]

by · January 18, 2015 · 0 comments · New York Islanders
Nielsen might not be the most outspoken member of the Islanders, but he has clearly led by example since becoming a mainstay with New York. (Anthony Gruppuso-USA TODAY Sports)

The Evolution Of Frans Nielsen

He’s always been very serious and very driven. I’m not at all surprised that he’s reached his goal. I remember when he was a kid, and we’d watch Herning’s games […]

by · December 3, 2014 · 0 comments · New York Islanders