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New York Islanders John Tavares Won’t Sign Till January (Opinion)

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New York Islanders forward John Tavares hasn’t signed an extension. But why do we expect anything else? Tavares is using the leverage he has. Just like any of us would do in the same situation. It’s been just shy of a month since New York Islanders captain John Tavares could sign an extension to his […]

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New York Islanders Daily: Updated Defensive Pairings Prediction

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With the New York Islanders most recent signing we’re going to have to update our original prediction on what the defensive pairings will look like. With the Adam Pelech deal, the New York Islanders have eight defensemen who need to be on the roster. Now, a lot can change before the season starts but you […]

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New York Islanders 2017-18 Season Scratch Candidates

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In the 2016-17 season, the New York Islanders had JF Berube to count on to soak up at least one spot on the scratch pad. So, with him now gone, who rounds out that three player list in the 2017-18 season? Before the start o the 2017-18 season the New York Islanders have to name […]

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New York Islanders Daily: Kieffer Bellows’ Pro Plan

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New York Islanders prospect Kieffer Bellows joined the WHL this year with hopes of not sticking around too long before making the NHL. Kieffer Bellows was drafted by the New York Islanders in the first round of the 2016 NHL Draft. When drafted, many believed it would be a few years before Bellows saw action […]

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New York Islanders Are Due For A New Goal Song

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Is it time for a new goal song? The New York Islanders have been using ‘Crowd Chant’ for a while now and it’s beginning to grow old according to some fans. Today the discussion on Isles Twitter was the state of the goal song. It was all started by @ChrisHowrad when he tweeted at the New […]

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New York Islanders Daily Waiver Issue With Defenseman

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Since the New York Islanders signed Adam Pelech yesterday the team has a little issue with their defensive situation and waivers. What Garth Snow does next should be interesting. It was brought to our attention that the New York Islanders are going to have some issues with defenseman and waivers. The Isles currently have eight […]

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New York Islanders Re-Sign Defenseman Adam Pelech

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The New York re-signed their defenseman Adam Pelech to a four-year extension worth $6.4 million. Pelech played 44 games for the team last year. According to Newsday’s Arthur Staple the New York Islanders have agreed to terms with their 22-year old defenseman Adam Pelech. The deal is reportedly worth $6.4 million over four years with an […]

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New York Islanders Haven’t Done Enough To Help John Tavares

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New York Islanders Captain John Tavares has been with the team for eight seasons. During that time the Islanders have only managed one playoff series win. Many fans are anxiously waiting for the announcement that John Tavares and the New York Islanders have come to an agreement on a contract extension. If and when an […]

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New York Islanders Devon Toews Next Year and Beyond

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When the New York Islanders drafted Devon Toews in the fourth round of the 2014 Draft it happened without a lot of fanfare. That pick by the Isles organization is looking like a very shrewd selection. The Islanders could have something special in Toews, next year and beyond. The New York Islanders might have struck […]

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New York Islanders Daily: Lack Of Scouting’s Not Surprising

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Comparatively, the New York Islanders have among the smallest scouting groups in the entire league. It’s not all that surprising. If I told you the league median of scouting staff’s in the league was between 15-20 how many people do you think would make up the New York Islanders scouting team? Would it surprise you […]

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New York Islanders Calvin de Haan Arbitration Watch Spread

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Rumors of offers and ask from players that filed for arbitration are starting to leak. There isn’t anything yet on New York Islanders Calvin de Haan, but get ready for it. And remember it’s a negotiation process. Some restricted free agents (RFA) at the end of their deals, like New York Islanders Calvin de Haan, […]

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New York Islanders Roster Comparison To 2015-2016 Playoff Team

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The New York Islanders roster looks much different since their last playoff run during the 2015-2016 season, but are they better is the question. I often see on Twitter the question being raised are the New York Islanders better off than they were the last time they made the playoffs. So, it got me thinking, […]

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New York Islanders: Kyrie Irving Trade Request Worrisome

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The New York Islanders have yet to sign captain John Tavares to a long-term deal, it might be basketball news, but the Kyrie Irving trade request shows players watch just about everything. On July 1st, 2017, the New York Islanders could start negotiations with captain and star player John Tavares on an extension to his contract. […]

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New York Islanders Veteran Players Fans Want Traded

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There are always certain players on a team that fans could do without, and the New York Islanders aren’t any different. Here are some of the few players that fans would like out as soon as possible. It’s no secret that there are certain New York Islanders players that fans would like off the roster […]

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New York Islanders Power Play Should Improve in 2017-2018

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The New York Islanders struggled mightily on the power play in 2016-2017, but here are two reasons why they’ll be better this year. The power play was not kind to the New York Islanders last year. They were at the bottom of the league in every important power play statistic for the 2016-2017 season. The […]

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Islanders Daily: Shane Prince Praises Doug Weight On NHL Network

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New York Islanders forward Shane Prince joined the NHL Network to talk about his charity work, but he also sang the praises of Head Coach Doug Weight. One thing was pretty clear when Doug Weight took over the New York Islanders, the players loved playing for him. The spark was certainly noticeable as the team […]

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New York Islanders: Top 5 Twitter Personalities 2017-2018

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Twitter is a sometimes fun way to connect with your favorite celebrities and athletes. So, who on the New York Islanders has the best Twitter game. Since I’m a millennial it’s expected of me to be on my phone all the time. I’m usually not a huge fan of stereotypes but this one is mostly true […]

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New York Islanders Brock Nelson Has Hat-trick In Da Beauty League

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New York Islanders forward Brock Nelson has been participating in Da Beauty League, and last night he put up a hat-trick. Isles Twitter’s number one punching bag Brock Nelson has been participating in Minnesota’s Da Beauty League. The Minnesota native actually had a pretty solid game last night that would make the New York Islanders […]

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New York Islanders Josh Bailey Similar Production in 2017-18 Season

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In 2016-17 New York Islanders forward Josh Bailey hit a career high 56 points in 82 games. Can we count on that being his new production ceiling going into 2017-18? Josh Bailey is likely the most controversial New York Islanders player at the moment. You either accept that what he did last season was a […]

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Islanders Daily: A Mic’d Up Doug Weight At Fantasy Camp

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The New York Islanders recently held their Fantasy Camp which featured a mic’d up Doug Weight which is everything you need on your Thursday. The NHL Network had video from the New York Islanders fantasy camp because they had their own analyst E.J. Hradek there participating. Although the video is supposed to be about Hradek there […]

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