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  1. Rick DiPietro has a new career on sports talk radioRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 4 | MSNBC

    The former New York Islanders goalie was the butt of jokes for a long time due to his 15-year contract and inability to stay healthy, but he's got a new line of work as Neil Best of Newsday shares . He's taken his talents to sports talk radio.


  2. Rick DiPietro's new career path on sports talk radioRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 4 | Newsday

    Former Islanders goalie Rick DiPietro rehearses for his show with Alan Hahn on ESPN Radio inside the studio in Manhattan on Sept. 3, 2014.


  3. Islanders owner announces saleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 19 | USA Today

    ... was given a 10-year, $87.5 million contract but eventually was bought out. The team also gave goaltender Rick DiPietro a 15-year, $67.5 million contract in 2006. He suffered numerous injuries, was sent to the American Hockey League and was bought ...


  4. The First Annual DiPietro AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 19 | Too Many Men On The Site

    Feb 11, 2013; Uniondale, NY, USA; New York Islanders goalie Rick DiPietro looks back on his missed save during the third period against the Carolina Hurricanes at Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum.


  5. New York Islanders Goaltending SituationRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2014 | Eye On Isles

    ... often the subject of jokes around the league. From trading away Roberto Luongo for peanuts in order to draft Rick DiPietro to trading for Tim Thomas just in order to reach the cap floor with Thomas never even reporting to the team for the rest of ...


  6. Blackhawks Dump & Chase- Monday Morning CoffeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2014 | Blackhhawk up

    Jan 24, 2013; Toronto, ON, Canada; New York Islanders backup goalie Rick DiPietro stirs a cup of coffee on the bench against the Toronto Maple Leafs at the Air Canada Centre.


  7. ESPNTopNewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2014 | ABC News

    ... in goal for the Americans and gave up Heatley's goal but made several sterling saves before giving way to Rick DiPietro at the start of the second period. DiPietro, of the New York Islanders , stopped all eight shots he saw. "They were skating ...


  8. So are the Sharks moving to Seattle or what?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2014 | Fear The Fin

    ... a better TV deal and abandon his current one here. Essentially, Sharks ownership is crying foul that a Rick DiPietro-esque television contract they themselves signed five years ago now isn't enough money relative to what the other 29 NHL franchises ...


  9. Friedman: It Should Be An Offseason Of Opportunity For Snow, IslandersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2014 | CBS Local

    ... . It's been several years since the Islanders have had a bona fide netminder - you'd have to go back to when Rick DiPietro was in his prime and healthy - and now they do. It was the first order of business for Snow, though one could certainly argue ...


  10. 2014 is the last year for compliance buy-outsRead the original story

    Jun 15, 2014 | On the Forecheck

    ... stipulation which allowed teams to reduce the damage that some poor contracts caused. The most notable one was Rick DiPietro - signed to what was then considered to be an outrageous contract it ultimately proved to be a terrible decision by the ...


  11. The incredible saga of how the Rangers lucked upon LundqvistRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2014 | New York Post

    ... brother, they were going to take me in the sixth round." Twenty-one goaltenders had been selected, including Rick DiPietro first overall by the Islanders. The Rangers had drafted Union College netminder Brandon Snee in the fifth round, 143rd ...


  12. Is Jaroslav Halak the Answer in Goal for the New York Islanders?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2014 | BleacherReport

    It may be a bit of a bad omen, but for the first time since Rick DiPietro was healthy nearly a decade ago, the New York Islanders have a legitimate starting goalie in Jaroslav That's not meant as a sign of disrespect toward Evgeni Nabokov, who has spent the last three seasons admirably trying his best to man New York's crease.


  13. Signing Jaroslav Halak Is a Huge Save for the Islanders' FutureRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2014 | Double G Sports

    ... this huge move. The area of goaltending has been sort of a sore subject for the Islanders ever since the Rick DiPietro fiasco. Since then, the franchise has always employed some almost good goaltenders. Regardless of the offense or defense the ...


  14. 2014 NHL Mock Draft: 1st Round Predictions for Vancouver, Calgary, EdmontonRead the original story

    May 13, 2014 | Kelowna Capital News

    ... only time they've done the obvious thing was when they picked John Tavares first overall in 2009. They took Rick DiPietro with the No. 1 pick nearly a decade earlier, which was also obvious, but they undid that when they signed him to a ludicrous ...


  15. Have the Islanders finally found their franchise goalie?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2014 | New York Post

    ... would be a major upgrade in net for the Isles, who have been bedeviled by goaltending problems since signing Rick DiPietro to a disastrous 15-year contract before the 2006-07 season. Veteran Evgeni Nabokov, 38, was the No. 1 goaltender last season ...


  16. Is the NHL dead on Long Island?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... that, when it comes to player contracts, Wang has had a series of bad calls. Do you remember Jaromir Jagr and Rick DiPietro, just to mention a couple? What's more, look at how the Islanders are lame duck losers, ready to bolt for Brooklyn. In the ...


  17. Comeback? Rick DiPietro Seen Working Out at IceworksRead the original story

    Apr 1, 2014 | Lighthouse Hockey

    Flying below the radar since his short stint with the Charlotte Checkers earlier this season, former New York Islanders goalie Rick DiPietro has been seen getting his reps in around Iceworks, the Islanders practice facility.


  18. Charles Wang Potentially Selling the New York Islanders Should Make Fans SmileRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2014 | BleacherReport

    ... four years of the contract after five mostly disappointing seasons. According to Wang also bankrolled the Rick DiPietro contract, a 15-year, $67.5 million deal given out by new general manager Garth Snow, who was the team's backup goaltender the ...


  19. Friedman: Wang Selling Islanders Is More Than Rumor; It's InevitableRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2014 | CBS Local

    ... don't continue to pour money into that bad investment. Now, Wang deserves criticism for other things, like the Rick DiPietro and Alexei Yashin contracts, as well as a host of other mistakes. However, to say that the fans view him in a negative light ...


  20. Future goaltending options for the New York IslandersRead the original story

    Mar 27, 2014 | Isportsweb.com

    ... job of tending to the team's situation in goal, which has been in complete disarray ever since this happened. (Rick DiPietro's demise started to take hold in 2007. By the end of the 2007-08 season, it was clear that the star-crossed netminder wasn't ...