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New York Islanders Three Players Fighting For Roster Spot

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The competition for roster spots for the New York Islanders has focused on three players: Josh Ho-Sang, Kieffer Bellows, and Devon Toews. What are their odds of making the squad? With four games down and four more to go, the New York Islanders are going to start making cuts to the 68 players currently at […]

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New York Islanders Daily: Kieffer Bellows Thrives On Power Play

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New York Islanders prospect Kieffer Bellows scored his second goal of the preseason. Both have come on the power play. Kieffer Bellows brings a goal scorers mentality to the New York Islanders when he suits up. The former first-round pick from 2016 is known for his dynamic goal-scoring ability and he’s put it on display […]

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New York Islanders Pass On Pending UFA Sergei Bobrovsky

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According to some NHL insiders the New York Islanders are being linked with interest in Columbus Blue Jackets two-time Vezina winning goalie Sergei Bobrovsky. Going into the 2018-19 season the New York Islanders goalie tandem is Robin Lehner and Thomas Greiss. Two goalies who put up above 3.00 in the goals against average department last […]

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New York Islanders Pending Unrestricted Free Agent Possible New Deals

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The New York Islanders have a number of pending unrestricted free agents. Assuming they want to keep them, how much should they get paid and for how long? This season a number of notable New York Islanders players are entering the final year of their contracts. Seven players are entering their final year and become […]

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New York Islanders Podcast: NHL Preseason Actually Matters

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The New York Islanders are currently in the middle of the 2018 preseason. And unlike some would suggest, the preseason, actually matter. For this year’s training camp, the New York Islanders brought in 40 forwards, 21 defenders, and seven goalies. Management’s job now is to reduce that list by 45 and figure out who their 23 […]

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New York Islanders Plan for Kieffer Bellows and Noah Dobson

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The New York Islanders training camp has begun and there are a number of positives to report. On top of the list is the play of Kieffer Bellows and Noah Dobson. What the Isles plan for Bellows and Dobson is one of the most interesting things to watch this pre-season for the blue and orange. […]

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New York Islanders Daily: Luca Sbisa Ice Time Hints At Roster Spot

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The New York Islanders brought in Luca Sbisa on a PTO for camp. With his playing time so far, it looks like he’s the front-runner for a roster spot. Injuries derailed Luca Sbisa’s season with Vegas last year, as he was on injured reserve four times. The New York Islanders saw enough from the former top […]

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New York Islanders Brock Nelson Needs to Take His Opportunity

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With a shortage of centers, the New York Islanders are giving Brock Nelson a chance to prove he can play down the middle. So far he hasn’t impressed. Let’s get one thing clear, the New York Islanders haven’t played any meaningful games in terms of the standings but the preseason still means something. The preseason […]

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New York Islanders: Eyes on Isles Podcast Ep 57 Preview

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The Eyes on Isles Podcast returns for episode number 57 as Matt and Mitch will discuss all things New York Islanders on and off the ice. We actually have New York Islanders games to talk about on this week’s show! Well, kind of, it’s the preseason but still it’s a form of hockey that’s being […]

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New York Islanders Andrew Ladd Missing Camp Isn’t Terrible

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New York Islanders forward Andrew Ladd has missed a few days of preseason so far due to muscle tightness. It won’t affect a roster spot for him, but he could use all that time to get used to Barry Trotz’s system. The 2018 preseason has begun for most of the New York Islanders. Except for […]

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New York Islanders Daily: Reunited Fourth Line Shows Spark

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The best fourth line in hockey has been reunited for the New York Islanders and their presence has already been felt in the preseason. When the New York Islanders traded for Matt Martin, the nostalgia senses starting going off. Could we see the fun and exciting Martin – Cizikas – Clutterbuck line back in action […]

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New York Islanders Dennis Seidenberg Not NHL Caliber

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It’s clear that Dennis Seidenberg can no longer keep up in the NHL. After two years with the New York Islanders, it seems that his time in the NHL might just be done. The New York Islanders brought in the German defender after impressing at the World Cup with Team Europe in 2016. He was […]

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New York Islanders Should Have More Hype Surrounding Them

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The New York Islanders have made some exciting updates to the franchise this offseason, so why don’t they have more hype surrounding them? The elephant in the room. John Tavares left the Isles. Now that we’re past that, and the obvious first reaction to the question posed above, let’s look objectively at the reasons the […]

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New York Islanders Daily: Josh Ho-Sang Practice vs Game

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New York Islanders forward Josh Ho-Sang talks about how different practice and game situations are for evaluating players. Training camp is a time where coaches evaluate the talent on their roster and decide who makes the team and who doesn’t. For the New York Islanders, they’ll be looking to see which veterans work and which […]

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New York Islanders Lose Preseason Game Two vs. Philadelphia Flyers

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It was the second game in two nights between the New York Islanders and Philadelphia Flyers. The Isles and didn’t look great. But its preseason! The New York Islanders lost their second preseason game against the Philadelphia Flyers by a score of 3-1. They’re now 1-1 in the preseason. Again, it’s just preseason and a […]

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New York Islanders: Barry Trotz Already Proving His Worth

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One of the biggest changes for the New York Islanders this summer was the person standing behind the bench. New head coach, Barry Trotz is already to beginning to prove his worth. This past Sunday, the New York Islanders played their first preseason game of the year against the Philadelphia Flyers. The offense throughout the […]

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New York Islanders: Time For Fans To Move On From Tavares

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Fans of the New York Islanders were rightfully insulted by the departure of their longtime captain, John Tavares in July but as time goes by and the new season begins, it is time to move on and get to business. July was a hard month for New York Islanders fans. Just when everything seemed to […]

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Shouldn’t an Islanders fan be Fan of the Year?

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Hey New York Islanders fans, it’s time to throw our hat in the ring for FanSided’s Sports Fan of the Year and prove who the best fans in hockey really are. That’s right, FanSided is searching for the most passionate sports fan in the country for our third annual Sports Fan of the Year contest. […]

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New York Islanders: Josh Bailey Over – Under 69.5 Points

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After coming off the best season of his career can New York Islanders forward Josh Bailey grow off it or does he regress back to the mean? Josh Bailey is the New York Islanders longest-tenured player and it’s sure been an interesting ride. The first eight years of his career were very mediocre. He eclipsed […]

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New York Islanders Have a Killer October Schedule

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The New York Islanders will enter the 2018-19 season with a lot of key changes. However, the NHL schedule makers didn’t make things easy for the blue and orange out of the gate with a killer October schedule. The New York Islanders will need to hit the ground running to start the season with this […]

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