Post Tagged with: "Matt Moulson"

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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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
Sidney Crosby is one of three finalists for this year's Hart Memorial Trophy. (Icon SMI)

Penguins Act Out Jekyll and Hyde in 4-3 Loss to Islanders

Nobody said that this would be easy. And the Pittsburgh Penguins certainly added to that theory on Friday night at Consol Energy Center. As I have said many times this […]

by · May 4, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · New York Islanders, Pittsburgh Penguins
2013 NHL Playoff Predictions: Eastern Conference Winners and Losers

2013 NHL Playoff Predictions: Eastern Conference Winners and Losers

NHL Playoff Predictions: Eastern Conference There are 16 teams remaining entering the Stanley Cup Playoffs. The journey to the Stanley Cup Finals will begin on Tuesday. Every year there are Cinderella stories […]

by · April 30, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · News/Commentary
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John Tavares Has Hart

March 30.  That’s when the Hart Trophy became, once again, up for grabs.  On that Saturday afternoon, Sidney Crosby — who was running away with the league scoring title and making a mockery of […]

by · April 20, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · New York Islanders
Carolina Hurricane Alexander Semin - Mandatory Photo Credit: Andy Martin Jr

Why Alexander Semin Deserves Exactly $5,094,444.33

Alexander Semin was signed to a 5 year $35 million contract earlier this week by the Carolina Hurricanes. Yes, I know, he couldn’t garner the interest of any NHL team […]

by · March 27, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Carolina Hurricanes
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THW Panel: The Top 10 Most Underrated NHL Players

Some NHL players never receive enough credit for the on-ice production they offer to their respective teams. Every season, there are players who fly under the radar and manage to have […]

by · March 25, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Top 10 Lists
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
Anton Volchenkov (BridgetDS/Flickr).

New Jersey Devils Offer Firewood and a Little Stink

One of the final memories I have of the 2012 run to the cup is that of Steve Bernie checking Rob Scudari from behind and earning himself a 5 minute […]

by · February 28, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · New Jersey Devils
Out of all the hockey players hailing from Denmark and currently playing in the NHL, Frans Nielsen has the most points scored out  of all of them. (Icon SMI)

Frans Nielsen: The Islanders’ Unsung Hero

On a team with players such as superstar John Tavares and perennial 30 goal scorer Matt Moulson, its easy to forget about a player like Frans Nielsen. At 28-years old the Danish […]

by · February 17, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · New York Islanders
Evgeni Nabokov has led the Islanders to a 2-1-2 record since returning from injury. (Jeanine Leech/Icon SMI)

Can Isles be Competitive in Eastern Conference?

One-fourth of the regular season is over, and for the Isles, it’s been rough. The Isles were expected to make some improvements since finishing at the bottom of the Eastern […]

by · February 12, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · New York Islanders, Previews and Predictions