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Kyle Okposo (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
Kyle Okposo will add some power behind the Islanders offense over the second half of the season

Islanders Depth to Be Tested with Okposo Injured

The Islanders were dealt a pretty big blow yesterday with the announcement that forward Kyle Okposo would miss 6-8 weeks with an upper body injury.  The team has shown great […]

by · January 27, 2015 · 1 comment · New York Islanders
Ryan Strome has been on a roll lately and hockey fans are starting to take note. (James Guillory-USA TODAY Sports)

Isles Surprising First Half Performers

Over the course of the season, all sports teams have surprise performers both that excite fans and at the same time disappoint them as well.  The Islanders haven’t been an exception […]

by · January 23, 2015 · 2 comments · New York Islanders
(Jayne Kamin-Oncea-USA TODAY Sports)

Islanders Top First Half Storylines

Yesterday, the Islanders closed out the first half of their season with a 7-4 victory over the Flyers.  This win brought them to 31-14-1, good for first in the eastern […]

by · January 20, 2015 · 3 comments · New York Islanders
Do either New York teams want to match up against one another in the Stanley Cup Playoffs? (Brad Penner-USA TODAY Sports)

Islanders vs Rangers: A Rivalry Renewed

On October 14th, the Islanders and Rangers met for the first time in the 2014/2015 season.  The Islanders came out of the match up victorious by a score of 6-3 giving […]

Tarasenko was the Blues' best offensive player in the playoffs (Scott Rovak-USA TODAY Sports)

10 NHL Players Enjoying Breakout Seasons

At the half way point of the 2014-15 NHL season, a number of players and goaltenders are enjoying breakout seasons in the league. These emerging stars are directly beneficial to the […]

by · January 13, 2015 · 8 comments · News/Commentary, Top 10 Lists
Anders Lee and the word replaceable simply do not go together right now as the forward has meant everything, and more, to the New York Islanders thus far. (Brad Penner-USA TODAY Sports)

The Value Of Anders Lee

“I watch (Anders) Lee for (the Islanders), he’s at the net all the time, so that frees up other people. To me you need guys like that.” – Mike Babcock, Head Coach […]

by · December 30, 2014 · 3 comments · New York Islanders
Ryan Strome has been on a roll lately and hockey fans are starting to take note. (James Guillory-USA TODAY Sports)

Ryan Strome Evolving Into a Dynamic Force

With 6 goals and 13 assists through the first 27 games of the season, Ryan Strome’s 19 points put him 45th in the league in scoring. It also puts Strome […]

by · December 9, 2014 · 1 comment · New York Islanders
(Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports)

Brock Nelson Becoming Table-Setter For New York Islanders

Over the last two years, Islanders fans have watched Brock Nelson mature right in front of their eyes. Having paid his dues at the AHL level, as well as at […]

by · December 5, 2014 · 2 comments · New York Islanders
Johnny Boychuk and Nick Leddy were some of Garth Snow's biggest hauls during the 2014 offseason, and they have certainly paid their dividends. (Bob DeChiara-USA TODAY Sports)

Are the Islanders the Best Team in the NHL?

As an Islander fan, those are words I wasn’t sure I would ever be able to say and mean given the teams struggles on and off the ice the last […]

by · December 1, 2014 · 5 comments · New York Islanders
Anders Lee has made his way through the Islanders' system in a relatively short span of time. (Brad Penner-USA TODAY Sports)

New York Islanders: Three Keys To Three Straight Wins

During this past weekend, the New York Islanders played two key games against the Pittsburgh Penguins. Widely regarded by fans and analysts as a true measuring stick of the potential of […]

by · November 23, 2014 · 4 comments · New York Islanders
Antoine Vermette (Christopher Hanewinckel-USA TODAY Sports)

Fantasy Hockey: Five Dual-Position Forwards Under 25% Owned

With the fantasy hockey season a little over a month old, fantasy managers have undoubtedly tweaked their lineups by now. While some may have fiddled with their rosters more than others, […]

by · November 18, 2014 · 0 comments · Fantasy