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New York Islanders Owners and GM Should Mimic Ottawa Senators

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The New York Islanders Ownership and GM should take a page out of the Ottawa Senators book and have a town hall meeting with season ticket holders after this dreadful season. There are a few parallels between the New York Islanders and the Ottawa Senators this year. First, they’ve both had disappointing seasons. The fans seem […]

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New York Islanders: Eyes on Isles Podcast Ep 32 Preview

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The Eyes on Isles Podcast returns for episode number 32 as Matt and Mitch will discuss all things New York Islanders on and off the ice. Since the last time, we spoke the New York Islanders were officially eliminated from playoff contention. It was something everyone saw coming but still stung nonetheless when it became […]

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New York Islanders Thomas Vanek Trade Led To Mathew Barzal

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The path to Mathew Barzal to the New York Islanders all starts with a failed experiment to get John Tavares a winger. It ends with the Edmonton Oilers screwing up. In 2013 the New York Islanders had been on the hunt for a top level winger for John Tavares since the dawn of time. I mean…2009. Close […]

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New York Islanders Daily: Brandon Davidson Puts Puck In Own Goal Again

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For the second night in a row, Brandon Davidson put the puck in the New York Islanders net. Usually, you want to avoid scoring on your own net. With the New York Islanders officially out of a playoff spot, it seems the entirety of the fanbase is on the same page. It’s time to tank […]

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New York Islanders Win Close One Versus Ottawa Senators (Highlights)

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The New York Islanders spoiled the tank late with a 4-3 win over the Ottawa Senators late in the season. All thanks to Andrew Ladd. It’s not that the New York Islanders marquee fre agent acquisition from 2016 was a force throughout the game. he was largely invisible. As is the case for most of […]

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New York Islanders Defenseman Nick Leddy Isn’t Bad

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This is going to be my passionate response to the claim that New York Islanders defenseman Nick Leddy is bad. He ain’t. The stats are bad. …And maybe his teammates. After Monday night’s game against the Florida Panthers, New York Islanders defenseman Nick Leddy was a -42. That’s the worst plus/minus on the team by a […]

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New York Islanders Nick Leddy’s Plus-Minus Paints an Obvious Picture

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With a -42 plus/minus is New York Islanders defenseman Nick Leddy bad? Absolutely. Say what you want about plus/minus, but at -42 it’s telling you something stinks. New York Islanders Nick Leddy has been quite terrible defensively this season. He boasts a historic and horrendous -42 plus/minus rating. Some fans are trying to defend his […]

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New York Islanders: Jordan Eberle Preaches Potential

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After the New York Islanders were eliminated last night, Jordan Eberle was interviewed. He had some words on the future of the team going forward. The wound is still fresh. Sure, we knew the New York Islanders weren’t going to be a playoff team for a while now but having it be mathematically impossible to make […]

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New York Islanders Josh Bailey Nominated for Masterton Trophy

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The New York Islanders nominated Josh Bailey as their pick for the Bill Masterton trophy. It’s a nice gesture from his team. He won’t win the award, but it’s a nice gesture. Josh Bailey has been nominated by the New York Islanders as the team’s nominee for the Bill Masterton Trophy. A trophy that is given […]

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New York Islanders Daily: Elimination Day 2018 Reaction

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For the second year in a row, the New York Islanders will be at home during the Stanley Cup Playoffs. Let’s look at the reactions from the elimination. It’s Elimination Day ladies and gents. Last night the New York Islanders were officially eliminated from the playoffs. After a restless night of mulling over all the […]

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New York Islanders Eliminated In Loss To Panthers (Highlights)

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With the New York Islanders loss to the Florida Panthers tonight the Islanders are officially eliminated from playoff contention. With still six games remaining the New York Islanders season is already over. With yet another loss, their 14th loss in their last 16 games, the Islanders were officially eliminated from Stanley Cup Playoff contention. The […]

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New York Islanders Starting Lineup of Traded Draft Picks

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With the season over for the New York Islanders, we turn our attention to the draft. Before focusing on the new class of draftees, what about learning about the ones that could have been? Look, the New York Islanders aren’t going to be making the playoffs. Baring a crazy win-streak or an equally crazy-losing streak, […]

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New York Islanders Should Trade Anders Lee This Offseason

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With both Jordan Eberle and Anders Lee set to be UFA’s at the end of next year the New York Islanders should move Lee this offseason. If you clicked on this out of pure hate I understand completely, but I promise I’m not trolling. Seeing the New York Islanders without Anders Lee is going to […]

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New York Islanders Have Assets to Move Up at 2018 NHL Draft

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The New York Islanders are literally on the brink of elimination as far as making the 2017-18 NHL Playoffs. Now it’s time for the organization to set their sights forward. With that in mind, the Isles have the assets to move up in the 2018 NHL Draft. While this season for the New York Islanders […]

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New York Islanders Daily: Raising Money For Marjory Stoneman Douglas

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The New York Islanders are raising money for Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School with ticket sales to today’s game against the Florida Panthers. Often times people use sports an escape from the sadness and hardship of everyday life. But, when sports has the opportunity to change lives it’s important that they don’t take the role as […]

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New York Islanders Fans Vote John Tavares Top Storyline from 2017-18

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During the NCAA March Madness tournament, we ran a New York Islanders bracket that asked fans to vote on the biggest storyline for the Islanders this season. After just over a week, we have a winner. First, let’s go over the two competing New York Islanders storylines during our bracket. From side A it was John Tavares’ contract […]

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New York Islanders Need To Revamp Defense For 2018-2019

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The New York Islanders defense has been brutally bad this year. They desperately need a revamped look in 2018-2019. The biggest weakness of this New York Islanders team is their defense. Since Calvin de Haan went down with an injury back in December the team fell apart. The numbers are staggering against the Islanders defense. […]

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New York Islanders Tank With Loss vs Chicago Blackhawks (Highlights)

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The New York Islanders march to the bottom continues as they drop another two points to fellow bottom dwellers the Chicago Blackhawks with a 3-1 loss. This game was win-win for the New York Islanders. If the Isles win against the Chicago Blackhawks they get some form of pride back for being true professionals. Whatever […]

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New York Islanders Few Positives From 2017-18 Season

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The 2017-18 New York Islanders season has generally been an absolute disappointment. But even though the Islanders aren’t making the playoffs, there are still some positives this season. The New York Islanders will not be going to the playoffs in 2018. That’s now two years in a row that the Islanders won’t be able to […]

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New York Islanders Mathew Barzal On Historic Assist Pace

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New York Islanders rookie Mathew Barzal is climbing the All-Time ranking in rookie assists and has a chance to be in elite company. It’s no secret, the New York Islanders struck gold with Mathew Barzal this year. He’s exceeded any and all expectations for his rookie season and is now putting up a rookie year […]

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