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New York Islanders Bill Torrey 25th Melancholy Anniversary

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New York Islanders celebrate a melancholy anniversary today. It was 25 years ago today that long time GM Bill Torrey was let go from his position. In 1992 the New York Islanders were bought by a consortium of businessmen who replaced absentee owner John Pickett. And on August 17th they made a decisive move by […]

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New York Islanders Youth Benefits From Jaromir Jagr’s Experience

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Earlier this week we put out an article saying that the New York Islanders should sign Jaromir Jagr. I agree because not only is Jagr still a productive player but would serve as a great mentor for the young players. Jaromir Jagr was selected by the Pittsburgh Penguins with the fifth overall pick in the […]

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New York Islanders Anders Lee Jordan Eberle Play Same Role

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New York Islanders captain John Tavares spoke to NHL.com about his offseason and how he got engaged, recovered from an injury and surgery, as well as the acquisition of Jordan Eberle. Based on his comments there won’t be room for both Eberle and Lee on the top line. First and foremost, congratulations are in order […]

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New York Islanders: Christopher Gibson Releases New Mask (Photos)

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New York Islanders goalie Christopher Gibson released his new mask for the 2017-2018 season and it gets the EOI stamp of approval. Last year we wrote about Christopher Gibson’s mask and it was a big hit so when he released his new look for the New York Islanders (and Bridgeport Sound Tigers) yesterday we figured […]

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New York Islanders 2017-18 Is Josh Bailey’s Critical Year

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Josh Bailey of the New York Islanders enters the 2017-18 season of the last year of his current 5-year contract. Bailey is one of nine unrestricted free agents for the blue and orange. This season is a critical year for Bailey. New York Islanders fans have been very critical of Josh Bailey throughout his tenure […]

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New York Islanders Daily: John Tavares Preaches Patience

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Everyone is holding their breath waiting for John Tavares to re-sign with the New York Islanders, but the Isles captain has a different approach in mind. Yesterday, New York Islanders captain/super star/fearless leader spoke to the New York Post about his contract situation. We’ve covered it a lot on this website, but we feel it […]

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New York Islanders Round Table: 2017-18 Season Wishlist

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The New York Islanders are within a month and a half before the 2017-18 NHL season begins. There are still some outstanding issues from the previous season that needs to be fixed. We asked staff members if they had one New York Islanders wish what would they do with it? The New York Islanders finished the […]

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New York Islanders: Mikhail Prokhorov Wants Team In Nassau Coliseum

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The New York Islanders will play a game in the new Nassau Coliseum in September, but are more games at the Coliseum coming in 2018-2019? When I found out the New York Islanders were going to play a preseason game at Nassau Coliseum I pounced on tickets. I miss the nostalgia factor going to games […]

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New York Islanders 2017-18 Season Ryan Pulock Will Have 47 Points

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New York Islanders Defenseman Ryan Pulock will finish this season with 47 points, in my opinion. The talented, puck-moving, and hard shooting young stud will give Islander fans much to be happy about. The New York Islanders are set on defense for the 2017-18 season. They have plenty of depth and some nice pairings that should […]

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New York Islanders Top 10 Left Wing In Team History

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The New York Islanders had some great players come through their ranks across every position. Who are the top ten Islanders players to slot in on the left-wing? Over the last 45 years since their creation in 1972, hundreds of players have worn the New York Islanders sweater. Over the course of the next few […]

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New York Islanders: OffSeason Metropolitan Divison Power Ranking

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The New York Islanders missed out on the playoffs by a single point in the 2016-2017 season but they head into the 2017-2018 season with some changes. But how well do they stack against divisional rivals? The New York Islanders play in the most difficult division in the NHL. Last season the Metropolitan Division held not […]

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New York Islanders Daily: Shane Prince’s Injury Impacts Future

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It was announced yesterday by the New York Islanders that Shane Prince will be out for four to six months so he can recover from surgery. He played just 50 games last year. It was an injury plagued year for New York Islanders forward Shane Prince. Prince tried to play through injuries but was unable to be […]

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New York Islanders Shane Prince Out 4-6 Months With Surgery

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The New York Islanders 2017-18 season has yet to start and they’ve already lost a player due to injury. To be fair, he was already injured, and it’s not like he was going to factor into the team much. New York Islanders forward Shane Prince will miss the start of the 2017-18 season. He’ll actually […]

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New York Islanders Should Sign NHL Legend Jaromir Jagr

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Should The New York Islanders sign Jaromir Jagr? After today’s news that Shane Price is out four to six months, and Garth Snow’s love for veterans, why not? He is only the second leading scorer in NHL history. Many fans have asked the same question as to why Jaromir Jagr has not been signed. Many […]

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New York Islanders Don’t Overreact to John Tavares Contract Speculation

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These days it’s hard to go a day without seeing a new article speculating on John Tavares leaving the New York Islanders at the end of the season. No doubt each and every article gives the blue and orange fan base angst. But Islander fans should not overreact to the Tavares speculation. The thought of […]

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New York Islanders Daily: Johnny Boychuk vs Ryan Pulock Comparison

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The New York Islanders have two right handed shots in their regular defensive core. Which of the two will have the more productive year? Ryan Pulock and Johhny Boychuk often draw a comparison because they are both right handed defenseman with a monster of a shot. The New York Islanders are pretty lucky to have […]

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New York Islanders: What If They Drafted Erik Karlsson Over Josh Bailey

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In the 2008 NHL Entry Draft, the New York Islanders selected Josh Bailey with the ninth overall pick. What if they went off the board a bit and selected Swedish defenseman, Erik Karlsson, instead? In 2008 the New York Islanders used their first round pick to take Josh Bailey from the Windsor Spitfires of the […]

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New York Islanders Thomas Greiss Over/Under 28 Wins

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Our over/under predictions are back this time looking at goaltender Thomas Greiss. Will the New York Islanders netminder have over/under 28 wins? This week we had a couple of our writers look at who will be the New York Islanders starting goalie this year. Billy made the case for Jaroslav Halak while David made the […]

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New York Islanders Should Name Thomas Greiss Starter

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Ever since Billy Smith and Chico Resch formed a deadly duo in the New York Islanders net in the 80s, the Islanders haven’t had a steady goalie tandem. Jaroslav Halak and Thomas Greiss will look to change that. One will need to take the starting role, and I think it’s Thomas Greiss. A few days ago, […]

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New York Islanders Josh Bailey Is Good At Hockey

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If there’s a player that New York Islanders fans love to hate, it’s Josh Bailey. But contrary to popular belief, Josh Bailey is good at hockey. Josh Bailey was drafted ninth overall in 2008 by the New York Islanders. After a 71 point season between the Owen Sound Attack and Windsor Spitfires, much was expected […]

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