Friday Sep 12
Friedman: 'Eye On Hockey' Expert Sees Islanders Close To Turning A Corner
As training camp nears, the anticipation of the upcoming season rises to a fever pitch. Consequently, so does the number of questions surrounding the Islanders.
'Core four' forming among newest Islanders
The newest Islanders have been trickling into IceWorks this week, trying to get acclimated to a new area and a new team. There's a core four of sorts among all the new faces who are crucially important to the team's success this coming season.
Schwartz: Islanders Legend Nystrom Reflects On Stellar Era At The 'Old Barn'
"Henning comes back to his own blue line and shoots it up ice to Tonelli. Tonelli comes in over the blue line on the off wing.
Isles center John Tavares ready for season after healing from knee injury
Uniondale, NY, United States - New York Islanders captain and center John Tavares is excited for the season and said the injury he suffered playing for Canada at the 2014 Sochi Olympics is no longer an issue. Tavares was unable to play the last 22 games for the Islanders last season with a torn medial collateral ligament and a torn meniscus in his left knee.
Strange, Long Draft Odds: On Cody Rosen, Brad Peltz and Anthony Brodeur
But it's still possible to find players with decent pedigrees there, and roughly one or two per year might turn into something.