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Ok Islanders Fans, What If The Season IS Over?

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So, it’s time to play Devil’s Advocate. Not the NJ Devils, just the regular devil. This season appears headed down the toilet. There is very little question about that. Can it be saved? I give it a less than 5% chance. So, what now then? I cannot believe we are talking about this coming offseason […]

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Capuano Bearing Blame For Islanders’ Struggles; Should He?

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  Head coach Jack Capuano has been a talking point, a scapegoat, a lightning rod, the subject of countless “hot takes” from columnists, bloggers, and fans alike…take your pick; the list goes on. For better or for worse, his name has been at the forefront of the conversation about the 2013-14 New York Islanders. The […]

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Top Shelf – Islanders Daily 12/26/13

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The New York Islanders sent their fans into the Christmas break Monday night with a solid 3-0 road win over the Detroit Red Wings, which is a true statement but also a bit of a misnomer. Yes, it still counted as two points in the standings, but the Isles didn’t exactly beat the 1997-98 Wings […]

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Top Shelf (Christmas Edition): Islanders Daily 12/25/13

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Merry Christmas hockey fans! What a great day Christmas is! There is no hockey on the horizon today, as the NHL gives the entire league a day to spend quality, memorable time with their friends and families. That’s part of the goodness of our sport, family comes first, as it does for the rest of […]

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A Visit From Garth Snow (Twas the Night Before Christmas)

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Twas the night before Christmas, and in a plane over the mid-west, The Islanders just pulled out a win in an improbable road test, Rabid fans smashing their keyboards without a care, In hopes that a playoff run still would be there, Matt Martin, passed out as if he was in bed, After probably taking […]

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Holiday Wishes From Our Family To Yours

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  Christmas is described as such on Wikipedia…. ‘Christmas (Old English: Crīstesmæsse, meaning “Christ‘s Mass“) is an annual commemoration of the birth of Jesus Christ[6][7] and a widely observed culturalholiday, celebrated generally on December 25[3][4][5] by billions of people around the world.[2][8] A feast central to the Christian liturgical year, it closes theAdvent season and initiates the twelve days of Christmastide, which ends after the twelfth night.[9] Christmas is a civil holiday in many of the world’s nations,[10][11][12] is celebrated […]

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New York Islanders Tweets Of The Week

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  The New York Islanders head into the Christmas break winners of two of their last three games after defeating the Detroit Red Wings at Joe Louis Arena 3-0 last night. That is correct. No editing is needed. Evgeni Nabokov was sharp in recording the first shutout of the season for New York and three […]

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Top Shelf – Islanders Daily 12/24/13

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It’s a Christmas miracle! The Islanders and Evgeni Nabokov have recorded their first shutout of the season after putting up three goals in Detroit last night. The Isles played a complete game in Detroit, something fans and the team have not seen much of as of late. Evgeni Nabokov only faced 23 shots but was […]

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Snap Shots: Islanders @ Redwings — 12/23/13

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Welcome to Snap Shots, our condensed post-game recap of the New York Islanders latest NHL matchup New York Islanders (11-20-7) at Detroit Red Wings (17-13-90) Joe Louis Arena, Detroit, Michigan 7:30 PM EST Islanders (3) – Red Wings (0) Starting Lineup 26 Thomas Vanek – 91 John Tavares – 21 Kyle Okposo 40 Michael Grabner – 51 Frans Nielsen – 12 Josh Bailey 29 Brock Nelson – […]

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New York Islanders Vs Detroit Red Wings Pre-Game Report

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Eyes On Isles Pre-Game Report Tonight, the New York Islanders (10-20-7, 27 points)  take on the Detroit Red Wings (17-12–9, 43 points) in game number  38 of the 2013-14 NHL season. Here’s what you need to know before puck drop…   Where: Joe Louis Arena, Detroit, Michigan When: Monday, December 23rd, 2013, 7:30 PM EST TV: MSG+ (Howie […]

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NHL TV Schedule : Week Of Dec 22

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A very quiet week on the NHL TV schedule as we enter the Christmas break. Teams will play tonight then do not return to work until Thursday, December 26 in an effort to properly allow all players to spend time with the ones that matter most, their families. The Islanders continue to struggle through the […]

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Top Shelf – Islanders Daily 12/23/13

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The New York Islanders found themselves on the rumor mill again on Sunday afternoon, as reports suggested that Long Island’s hockey team is in heavy pursuit of Montreal Canadiens forward Max Pacioretty. The 25-year old winger was described as not “Michel Therien’s (Montreal’s head coach) ideal,” which is a shock considering Pacioretty’s importance to the […]

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New York Islanders GIFS of the Week – 12/22/13

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Welcome to New York Islanders GIFS of the Week, a weekly post dedicated to highlighting some of the best goals, saves, hits, and celebrations. Well, it was another brutal loss on Saturday night for the Islanders, but if nothing else, they beat the Rangers AND they did it in regulation…on the road. Also, Michael Grabner […]

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A Week of Firsts

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The past week has been a week of firsts for the struggling New York Islanders. Some have been good first, some bad, and some just left the average fan shaking his head in wonder. Rookie center Ryan Strome notched his first career point in just his second NHL game, an assist on the tying goal […]

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2014 WJC To Be Televised On NHL Network

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  With the New York Islanders struggling and attention and interest beginning to grow weary among even the most loyal of the fanbase, attention turns to the upcoming 2014 IIHF World Junior Championship (WJC) tournament for amateurs under 20 years of age representing their respective countries. As part of a television agreement, those with the […]

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Top Shelf : Islanders Daily 12/22/2013

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  The New York Islanders capitalized on their Friday night victory at Madison Square Garden last night at home against the Anaheim Ducks. For 40 minutes. Too bad for them a full, complete regulation game in the National Hockey League these days is 60, something which New York still fails to do on a nightly […]

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New York Islanders Vs Anaheim Ducks Pre-Game Report

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Eyes On Isles Pre-Game Report Tonight, the New York Islanders (10-19-7, 27 points)  take on the Anaheim Ducks (25-7–5, 55 points) in game number  37 of the 2013-14 NHL season. Here’s what you need to know before puck drop… Where: Nassau Coliseum, Uniondale, New York When: Saturday, December 21st, 2013, 7PM EST TV: MSG+ (Howie Rose, Butch Goring) Radio: 88.7 […]

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Top Shelf : Islanders Daily : 12/21/2013

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  For one night at least, fans on social media could be happy. There was no talk of unloading everyone on the team from management on down, no talk of draft choices or demotions. That is the kind of reaction that typically ensues when the New York Islanders walk into Madison Square Garden and come […]

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Snap Shots: New York Islanders @ New York Rangers – [The Michael-Grabner-Scored-Twice-Tonight Edition] 12/20/13

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Welcome to Snap Shots, our condensed post-game recap of the New York Islanders latest NHL matchup New York Islanders (10-19-7, 27 pts) @ New York Rangers (16-18-2, 34 pts) Madison Square Garden 7:00pm EST     Islanders (5) – Rangers (3)  SOG: 20-24 Rangers   Starting Lineup   26 Thomas Vanek – 91 John Tavares – 21 Kyle Okposo 40 Michael Grabner – 51 Frans Nielsen – […]

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New York Islanders Vs New York Rangers Pre-Game Report

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Eyes On Isles Pre-Game Report Tonight, the New York Islanders (9 -19 – 7, 25 points)  take on the New York Rangers (16 – 17 – 2, 34 points) in game number  36 of the 2013-14 NHL season. Here’s what you need to know before puck drop… Where: Madison Square Garden, New York, NY When: Friday, December 20th, […]

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