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New York Islanders 2016-17 Player Grade: Alan Quine

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This season is a story of continued growth for the New York Islanders draftee. First, it was playoff success, and now regular season success. Alan Quine is alright. That’s it. A sixth-round draft pick is a hopeful pick. When the New York Islanders selected Alan Quine in the sixth round of the 2013 NHL draft, their hope […]

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New York Islanders 2016-2017 Player Grades: Anthony Beauvillier

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As a 19 year-old Anthony Beauvillier took on the world in his first NHL season. It was never easy, but the New York Islanders prospect made the most of ups and downs to show he belongs in the NHL. Going into the preseason, not many experts expected Anthony Beauvillier to be with the New York […]

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New York Islanders Should Expose Hamonic Not de Haan

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Travis Hamonic has received national recognition for his philanthropic work but he still remains a question mark for the New York Islanders. Perhaps saying that Travis Hamonic is a question mark for the New York Islanders is a bold statement. By all counts, it seems as if he’s one of Garth Snow’s mainstays. He’s also […]

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New York Islanders Making Room for Barzal

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While the off-season has begun for the New York Islanders, Mathew Barzal plays on in the Western Hockey League Conference Finals. The 2015 first-round pick once again showed this season in the WHL that he has a very bright future ahead in the NHL. The Islanders need to make room for Barzal. The New York […]

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New York Islanders Daily: Travis Hamonic Up For NHL Foundation Player Award

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New York Islanders defenseman Travis Hamonic is up for the NHL Foundation Player Award. His work with children makes him beyond deserving of the award. Travis Hamonic had a poor year for the New York Islanders. It was especially tough due to the fact that so many fans wanted him out of town in a […]

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New York Islanders Remembering the Last Game At Nassau Coliseum

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Two years ago today the New York Islanders played their final game at the old Barn. It’s a day that brings back happy and sad memories. We didn’t know it at the time but April 25th 2015 would be the last day the New York Islanders laced up their skates to play a game at […]

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New York Islanders Finally Proved Me Right A Year Ago

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Being a fan of the New York Islanders living in Florida, the New York Islanders playoff series win over the Florida Panthers one year ago lead up to what had to be the best day of my life. For months leading up to the series, the Panthers fans at my school always tended to chirp […]

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Islanders Belmont Dream Learning From Failed Bid

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The New York Islanders have submitted a request for proposal for development but what makes them think they’ll be successful? We already know that the New York Islanders will be submitting a request for proposal to build a new arena at Belmont Park. What we don’t know is what that plan is going to include. Luckily […]

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New York Islanders 2016-2017 Player Grades: Jason Chimera

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There was immense pressure on Jason Chimera before the season even began. It was an offseason of change for the New York Islanders and Chimera had big shoes to fill in his first season of a two-year deal. Coming off a 20-goal season in 2015, Chimera was one of the New York Islanders newest additions […]

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New York Islanders Daily: Josh Bailey and Anders Lee’s Breakout Year

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The 2016-2017 season saw two breakout seasons from New York Islanders forwards Josh Bailey and Anders Lee. Although unexpected they were both much needed. The biggest knock on the New York Islanders is not putting the right players with John Tavares. Now before the season you wouldn’t have thought Josh Bailey and Anders Lee would […]

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New York Islanders Re-Signing Dennis Seidenberg is Unnecessary

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The New York Islanders re-signing defenseman Dennis Seidenberg has lead to a wave of speculation from Isles fans. Is Garth Snow working on a trade involving a defenseman? Or are the Islanders just stacking up on blue liners because of the upcoming expansion draft? Dennis Seidenberg signed a one year $1.25 million deal with the […]

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New York Islanders 2016-17 Player Grades: Anders Lee

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New York Islanders forward Anders Lee had the best season of his career, and the best by an Islander winger in a long, long time. When the New York Islanders player report cards were being assigned I wanted to be the one to write about Anders Lee. After all, I have been vocal on the […]

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New York Islanders Re-sign Dennis Seidenberg With a Raise

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The New York Islanders re-signed Dennis Seidenberg to a one-year $1.25 million contract. A move that came as a surprise out of nowhere. Before the season last year the New York Islanders signed Dennis Seidenberg as a depth signing. Seidenberg was playing in the World Cup of Hockey for Team Europe without an NHL contract […]

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Islanders Playoff History A Year Ago Today

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There’s no signal event that highlights the difference between this year and lasts for the New York Islanders, then the double-OT goal that pushed them into the second round of the playoffs for the first time in 23 years. The 2016-17 season ended for the New York Islanders in game 81. There would be no playoff […]

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One Year Later, Islanders Have Many Questions To Answer

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New York Islanders Daily: Teammate Praises Anthony Beauvillier

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The New York Islanders rookie Anthony Beauvillier had some positives and some negatives during his first year in the league. He received some high praise from a teammate. Having a nineteen-year-old on the roster is a huge risk. The New York Islanders accepted this risk with Anthony Beauvillier when they kept him past his nine-game trial […]

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New York Islanders 2016-2017 Player Grades: Josh Bailey

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Josh Bailey had a breakout season for the New York Islanders in 2016-2017. It only took nine years, but better late than never. Expectations for Josh Bailey were low from New York Islanders fans. Previous to this past season Bailey’s career high in points was 41, and he was coming off a 32 point season […]

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New York Islanders: The All-Time Top 50 Non-Players

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As a compliment to the Eyes on Isles list of the 50 Greatest New York Islanders players, here is a corresponding list of non-players. What follows is a list of the 50 greatest New York Islanders who didn’t actually play for the team.  Or, in a few cases, did play for them but made huge […]

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New York Islanders Top 50 Players All-Time

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Ranking the top 50 New York Islanders of all-time wasn’t easy. But our staff did it. We poured over stats and we all voted and came up with this list. Voting on the top 50 New York Islanders in franchise history took our staff of ten some time. There were 490 different players to sift through. So, […]

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New York Islanders Potential Landing Spots for Jaroslav Halak

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One of the areas many want the New York Islanders to address this off-season is where and when they move Jaroslav Halak. Garth Snow placed Halak on waivers this past season and discussed trading him at the deadline. Let’s break down the possible landing spots for Halak. Since the New York Islanders placed Jaroslav Halak on […]

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