Bookmark

Add to MyYahoo RSS

Travis Hamonic News

Travis Hamonic news continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

19 hrs ago | Lighthouse Hockey

Friedman's Super-Sized Thoughts: Islanders in on Iginla, Brock on Top, Cappy in on Fancy Stats

From a remote cabin deep in the heart of the Canadian Rockies, Hockey Night in Canada's Elliotte Friedman launched his final 30 Thoughts column of the season this afternoon.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, New York Islanders, Calvin de Haan, Kyle Okposo, Frans Nielsen, Brock Nelson, NHL Players

Thu Jul 17, 2014

Lighthouse Hockey

Got physicality? Or is the Islanders' internal competition, puck-transition blueline enough?

As many longtime readers know, through an accident of birth or poor parenting I follow two NHL teams closely.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, New York Islanders, Ryan Strome, Matt Donovan, Lubomir Visnovsky, Brock Nelson, NHL Players

Sun Jul 06, 2014

Lighthouse Hockey

2013-2014 Islanders Defensemen Evaluations

This would have been posted sooner, but of course the team kept on making moves which pushed this back a bit .

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, New York Islanders, Calvin de Haan, Matt Carkner, Lubomir Visnovsky, Thomas Hickey, NHL Players

Thu Jun 26, 2014

Lighthouse Hockey

New York Islanders Top 25 Under 25: Travis Hamonic at #3, and for several years to come

Travis Hamonic was born five months before Kevin Czuczman, who made a brief NHL debut this spring.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, NHL Atlantic Division, New York Islanders, NHL Players, Kevin Czuczman

Tue Jun 24, 2014

Lighthouse Hockey

New York Islanders Top 25 Under 25: At #5, Calvin de Quite Nice, actually.

We think we love you / So what are we so afraid of? / ... A curse there is no cure for - Bruce Bennett As much as it stunk to see Calvin de Haan experience false start after false start to his pro career, it was that great to see him enter the New York Islanders lineup this past spring and immediately make an impact.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, NHL Atlantic Division, New York Islanders, Calvin de Haan, NHL Players, Colin McDonald

Mon Jun 23, 2014

Lighthouse Hockey

New York Islanders Top 25 Under 25: Griffin Reinhart near ready at #6

Things are looking good for the future of the New York Islanders blueline when you have Travis Hamonic as a top four guy, Calvin de Haan looking like his ideal partner, and our panel tossing back and forth whether Griffin Reinhart or Ville Pokka have more promise.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, NHL Atlantic Division, Griffin Reinhart, New York Islanders, NHL Players, Calvin de Haan

Sun Jun 22, 2014

BleacherReport

Ranking the 10 Best Drafting Teams in the NHL

NHL teams cannot win without draft success. Procurement of talent takes all forms: trades, free agency, college and junior signings, but the entry draft is the heart of every quality team.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, Trent Klatt, NHL Players, NHL Hockey, NHL Atlantic Division, New York Islanders, John Tavares, Kyle Okposo

Examiner.com

Best and worst draft picks in Minnesota Wild history

The Minnesota Wild have not been the most successful team at the draft table in their 14 year history.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, Minnesota Wild, NHL Hockey, Josh Harding, Jacques Lemaire, NHL Players, NHL Northwest Division, Alex Stalock

•••
•••
•••
•••
•••
•••