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New York Islanders Learning About Assistant Coach John Gruden

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The New York Islanders hired former Hamilton Bulldogs head coach John Gruden to be an assistant coach to Barry Trotz. Who is he? And what has he done? Who is New York Islanders new assistant head-coach John Gruden? Aside from having the same name as the head coach of the NFL’s Oakland Raiders (minus the […]

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New York Islanders: Brock Nelson is the new Josh Bailey

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The career paths and trajectories of both Josh Bailey and Brock Nelson show that Nelson is poised for a breakout year for the New York Islanders. It took several years for Josh Bailey to find his footing with the New York Islanders, but he has become one of the NHL’s top playmakers. Nelson brings a […]

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New York Islanders Daily: Waiting On Lee and Eberle Extensions

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General Manager of the New York Islanders, Lou Lamoriello, may need more time before giving Jordan Eberle and Anders Lee a new deal. Lou Lamoriello hasn’t been shy this offseason when giving out contracts to players to join the New York Islanders. He’s extended, Thomas Hickey, Ryan Pulock, Ross Johnston, Devon Toews, and Kyle Burroughs, while […]

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New York Islanders Happy Non-Anniversary for Fans

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July 18th, 2018, marks the day 12 years ago that New York Islanders goalie Garth Snow retired as a player to become the team’s General Manager. A position he, thankfully, no longer holds. On July 18th, 2006 New York Islanders goalie Garth Snow retired as a player. He was immediately hired as the team’s fifth General Manager […]

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New York Islanders: 5 Choices For The Next Captain

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The New York Islanders are left without a captain since John Tavares left. So we’ll look at five potential options for the team. For the last five years, the New York Islanders have had the same captain. John Tavares took over that role before the 2013 season and served as captain through his last game as a […]

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New York Islanders: Eyes on Isles Podcast Ep 48 Preview

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The Eyes on Isles Podcast returns for episode number 48 as Matt and Mitch will discuss all things New York Islanders on and off the ice. The Eyes on Isles podcast is back tonight as the guys will discuss the latest from the New York Islanders front. The biggest story from this week is obviously […]

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New York Islanders Daily: Taking Advantage of Good Contracts

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The New York Islanders have a handful of good contracts, which makes guys extremely affordable, they should take advantage of this over the next two years. Lou Lamoriello has made some good signings so far for the New York Islanders. Yes, the Leo Komarov and Ross Johnston deals seem like headscratchers but he’s gotten some […]

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New York Islanders Lock Up Future Defensive Core Cheap

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In two days the New York Islanders have locked up two key parts of their defensive core – Devon Toews and Ryan Pulock – over the next two-years at rock bottom prices. On Monday the New York Islanders signed restricted free agent (RFA) Devon Toews to a two-year one-way deal worth $700,000 per year. They […]

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New York Islanders Daily: Devon Toews Expectations For 2018 and Beyond

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The New York Islanders just signed Devon Toews to a two-year one-way deal. What can we expect from Toews going forward? The former fourth-round selection from the 2014 draft has come on strong for the New York Islanders the past couple of years as a prospect. In 2016-2017 Devon Toews led all rookie defensemen in […]

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New York Islanders Sign Devon Toews To Two-Year Deal

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The New York Islanders announced that they locked up promising young restricted free agent defensemen Devon Toews to a two-year one-way deal. Devon Toews has signed a two-year one-way deal with the New York Islanders. No financial aspects of the deal were announced with the signing. The contract is the next step in Devon Toews’ […]

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New York Islanders: Learning Noah Dobson Model Alex Pietrangelo

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New York Islanders 12th overall pick from the 2018 NHL draft is molding his game after NHL veteran St Louis Blues defenseman Alex Pietrangelo. What can we expect from our 12th overall pick? In speaking to NHL.com’s Brian Compton, New York Islanders 12th overall pick Noah Dobson said he molds his playing style after St. […]

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New York Islanders: Josh Ho-Sang Gets Clean Slate

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With the New York Islanders new change in management, Josh Ho-Sang gets a fresh slate to start off with in 2018-2019. 2017-2018 was a disappointing season in a lot of ways for the New York Islanders. For some reason, Josh Ho-Sang was blamed for a lot of the Isles issues early in the year despite those […]

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New York Islanders Should Trade for Rangers Center Ryan Spooner

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The New York Islanders never trade with their biggest rival, but Lou Lamoriello should make an exception and acquire Rangers center, Ryan Spooner. Depth forwards seem to be scattered across the New York Islanders roster, which could lead to an overload of middling players next season. There are multiple players on one-way deals, including Ross Johnston […]

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New York Islanders May Not Be a Fit for Max Pacioretty

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How is it possible that the New York Islanders are not a good fit for Max Pacioretty? There are a couple of major factors why this is the case. It would seem that the New York Islanders should be a serious bidder for Max Pacioretty. They just lost John Tavares to free agency and have […]

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New York Islanders Daily: Bellows and Wahlstrom Impressive USHL Stat

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Two New York Islanders prospects, Kieffer Bellows and Oliver Wahlstrom, have impressive numbers at the USHL level that ranks them high. An old stat resurfaced recently about Kieffer Bellows and Oliver Wahlstrom, two of the three most recent first-round selections by the Islanders. There was a list of top USHL seasons among u18 skaters and both […]

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New York Islanders: Mathew Barzal Shows Off His Stick Handling (Video)

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In an impressive video, New York Islanders star Mathew Barzal shows off his exciting stick handling skills for the camera. In his rookie season with the New York Islanders, Mathew Barzal consistently put on a show. Playing in all 82 games, Barzal finished the season with 85 points (22 goals, 63 assists) leading all rookies […]

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New York Islanders Examining the Sides of the John Tavares Debate

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The New York Islanders were blindsided by John Tavares’ decision to join the Toronto Maple Leafs. Did Tavares handle his free agent search in the right way? In an unprecedented summer, ex-New York Islanders captain John Tavares met with six teams in Los Angeles over a span of three days. Tavares was the top priority […]

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New York Islanders: Mathew Barzal Must Lead The Line

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Mathew Barzal must step up big for the New York Islanders. Barzal is going to have to be the No. 1 center. Barzal will have to take on a new role in 2018-19. With the dust starting to finally settle on John Tavares, the spotlight is undoubtedly on Mat Barzal. It’s pretty obvious too. The […]

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New York Islanders Offseason Has Certainly Been Questionable

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 It was deemed as one of the most important offseasons in New York Islanders franchise history and it has certainly lived up to expectations. Unfortunately, there has been more bad than good, leaving the fanbase to question the immediate future of this team. The Good You couldn’t have dreamed of a better start to such […]

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New York Islanders Linus Soderstrom Opportunity This Season

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The New York Islanders will most likely enter camp with Robin Lehner and Thomas Greiss as one and two on their goalie depth chart. But what about Linus Soderstrom? Soderstrom could get an opportunity this season to show he is the Isles future starting goaltender. It’s no secret that head of hockey operations, Lou Lamoriello […]

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