Post Tagged with: "Kyle Okposo"

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Islanders Defensive Woes Reason for Skid

Only the Arizona Coyotes have allowed more goals against per game this season than the New York Islanders. Even early in the season, this is a troubling statistic when considering […]

by · November 3, 2014 · 2 comments · New York Islanders
The Anaheim Ducks starting goalie for the season. (Timothy T. Ludwig-USA TODAY Sports)

The 5 Biggest Early Surprises of the 2014-15 NHL Season

The focus of subjectivity is a distorting mirror — Hans Georg Gadamer Most people seem to enjoy opinion-based lists, whether they be found here at The Hockey Writers or elsewhere […]

Jack Capuano has guided the Islanders through thick and thin and the hard work has definitely been paying off as of late. (Geoff Burke-US PRESSWIRE)

Chemistry Experiments Will Stabilize Islanders Forwards

The chemistry within the New York Islanders was volatile for the majority of last season, while small sparks of hope ignited a little fire towards the tail end.  When half […]

by · September 26, 2014 · 0 comments · New York Islanders
The Maple Leafs are happy to have Joffrey Lupul back in the lineup (John E. Sokolowski-US PRESSWIRE)

Fantasy Hockey Quick Hits: Injurious Basterds!

The bodies just keep piling up for fantasy hockey rosters. On the bright side for Pittsburgh Penguins fans is that Paul Martin is returning after missing 18 more games. For some reason, you get […]

by · April 4, 2014 · 0 comments · Fantasy, Injury Report
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5 Players Who Shouldn’t Waste Their Time in Sochi

On frozen ponds across Massachusetts, countless peewees have lived vicariously through a heroic Winthrop native. Time and time again youngsters take the form of Mike Eruzione and slide one past […]

by · January 24, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Olympics
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Bobby Ryan Leads the Team USA Olympic Snubs

After a terrific NHL Winter Classic, Team USA named the players heading to Sochi to capture gold. However, this American squad has some more than questionable calls. This American team […]

by · January 2, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Olympics
Kyle Okposo (Patxi64/Flickr)

Fantasy Hockey: Ranking the USA’s Olympic Snubs

“Happy New Year” is a relative term for some of the United States’ most talented players. After today’s ever exciting installment of the Winter Classic, Team USA’s general manager David […]

by · January 2, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Fantasy, Olympics
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Okposo Gets The Short End of the Olympic Stick

  The 25-man roster has been named and Kyle Okposo isn’t on it. And New York Islanders fans are very unhappy about it, as they should be. Okposo is having arguably […]

by · January 1, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · New York Islanders, Olympics
Kyle Okposo has gained his due attention this year after a solid performance during last year's second-half and Stanley Cup Playoffs.

Can Kyle Okposo Make The United States Olympic Team?

There are several New York Islanders who are certain to suit up for their country this February, when the Olympics begin in Sochi, Russia. John Tavares is off to a […]

by · November 13, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · New York Islanders
Blueshirts Blueliner John Moore (Debby Wong-USA TODAY Sports)

Spoiled Return Home for the Rangers

I am sure after such a long road trip the New York Rangers are happy to be home.  I am also sure that they didn’t envision their first home game […]

by · October 29, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · New York Rangers
John Tavares is the unquestioned leader of the New York Islanders. (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
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)

New York Islanders: Looking Back, Looking Forward

Last night, the New York Islanders’ magical run came to a halt, and in as heartbreaking a fashion as one could envision. But be proud, be excited.

by · May 12, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · New York Islanders