Monday Jul 21
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.
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.
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 .
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.