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[Bits] Islanders Party, Culture Shock, Summer Grabs, Kids Tournament
Hockey News contributor and blogger Lyle Richardson wondered on Friday if the Islanders new owners can erase the "culture of losing" surrounding the team.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Fanspeak: Bossy voted greatest Islander in franchise history
This summer, NBC Sports' social media team is conducting the #NHLGreatest initiative, designed for fans to choose the best player in each franchise's history.
Under Pressure: Garth Snow
With new ownership in the process of taking over and the Islanders set to move into a new home for 2015-16 , one has to wonder what Mr. Snow is thinking.
In praise of John Tavares
We're really not going out on a limb here, but John Tavares is worth every bit of praise he's received.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Fans mixed on Wang's sale of Islanders
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Trainer believes John Tavares, Kyle Okposo will give the league nightmares
Given their ages and maturation, you should expect New York Islanders first-liners John Tavares and Kyle Okposo to be in the best shape of their lives.
Toronto Rock players guide Oakville Hawks to provincial lacrosse gold, silver
That's the opinion of National Lacrosse Leaguer Patrick Merrill, who coached the Oakville peewee 1 Hawks to the second Ontario box lacrosse A title in Oakville Minor Lacrosse Association history Sunday.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Ho-Sang 'insulted' not to be invited to WJHC summer camp
It's become something of a rarity in hockey for players to be outspoken, to publically question convention, to ask the simple question, 'why?' This goes doubly so for young players, especially those just drafted and who have not yet attended their first main NHL training camp.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Islanders Reads: Could John Tavares Win the Art Ross?
On the last one: I've always preferred white, for selfish historic reasons: 1) That's how it was forever, so you could easily identify where a game was held in pictures, and 2) Going to the games regularly in person is aesthetically better when there is actual variety in the color palette -- i.e., the road team shows up in different colors rather ... (more)
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Famous LIers taking ice bucket challenge for ALS
Olympic figure skating champion and Great Neck native Sarah Hughes participates in the ice bucket challenge for ALS on Sunday, Aug. 10, 2014, after being nominated by Olympic speedskater Bonnie Blair.
NHL's Sidney Crosby working out at Germain Arena
The NHL's reigning Most Valuable Player and scoring champion was working out at Germain Arena on Monday morning.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Islanders Owner Charles Wang Sued for Allegedly Backing out of Deal to Sell Team
An agreement was in place for the New York Islanders to be sold to NY ICE, but current owner Charles Wang backed out and reportedly sold the team to different buyers.
Eye On Isles
Charles Wang Hit With Ten Million Dollar Lawsuit
Sep 21, 2013; Brooklyn, NY, USA; Barclays Center executive director Bruce Ratner and New York Islanders owner Charles Wang drop the puck with New Jersey Devils left wing Patrik Elias and New York Islanders center John Tavares at Barclays Center.
Sat Aug 09, 2014
EA reveals top 50 players in 'NHL 15'
EA revealed the top 50 rated players in their upcoming "NHL 15" video game today on their official web site.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
Eye On Isles
Jack Capuano, Right Man for the Job?
Feb 8, 2014; Uniondale, NY, USA; New York Islanders head coach Jack Capuano walks to the locker room after a game against the Colorado Avalanche at Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum.
EA reveals top-rated Centers in 'NHL 15'
Danny talks with Sean Ramjagsingh, Lead Producer of NHL 15 to learn about the evolution and changes coming to NHL 15. EA's latest player ratings list for " NHL 15 " may be the most controversial yet after several superstars get snubbed.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
Tavares can't wait to end 'probably the longest stretch...
John Tavares has had a lot of time to prepare for the 2014-15 campaign. Far more than he ever wanted.
Summer Cold: Even more disappointments in Islanders history
The Islanders' return to the playoffs in 2013 got fans' hopes up in a huge way for the first time since... their last return to the playoffs back in 2002.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
John Tavares Understands Goaltending.
According to public quotes from teammates during his time as a New York Islander, Evgeni Nabokov was a well-liked member of the locker room and an appreciated, guiding voice on the ice.