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New York Islanders: Devils Brock Nelson Interest Doesn’t Make Sense

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The New Jersey Devils apparently have interest in New York Islanders forward Brock Nelson, here’s why that doesn’t make much sense. Brock Nelson has had an extremely disappointing season for the New York Islanders. Through 46 games he has just 14 points. He hasn’t scored in 50 straight regulation periods, by all means, he’s been a […]

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New York Islanders Daily: Josh Bailey Skating and Making Progress

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Josh Bailey was skating at New York Islanders practice yesterday and looks to be making strides towards a return to the ice, which is great news. Josh Bailey’s missed the last four games due to injury and the New York Islanders have certainly missed his presence. He has 50 points in the 42 games he […]

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New York Islanders Need To Work Detroit Red Wings For Trade

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If there’s one thing the New York Islanders have in abundance it’s draft picks. If there’s one thing the Detroit Red Wings want, it’s draft picks. So let’s make a deal already? When the New York Islanders traded Travis Hamonic to the Calgary Flames for a first round pick in 2018 and second-round picks (one […]

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New York Islanders Need To Add A Top Defenseman Now

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After a hot start, the New York Islanders have been fighting a mostly uphill battle ever since. Due to sub-par goaltending, as well as poor defensive play from a decimated defensive unit, the Islanders are on pace to allow nearly three hundred goals this season. The only reason the New York Islanders are still in […]

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New York Islanders Defense and Offense Polar Opposites

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The New York Islanders are scary to watch. For us, the fans, it sure is entertaining. For Doug Weight, not so much. He must be getting some serious grey hairs in his first full year as coach of the New York Islanders. The New York Islanders have arguably the best offense in the league, and […]

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New York Islanders: Eyes on Isles Podcast Ep. 22 Preview

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The Eyes on Isles Podcast returns for episode number 22 as Matt and Mitch will discuss all things New York Islanders on and off the ice. Over their last three games, the New York Islanders have won two but there are still some big question marks with this team. With the New York Islanders back […]

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New York Islanders One Year After Firing Jack Capuano

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On January 17, 2017, the New York Islanders relieved head coach Jack Capuano of his duties and Doug Weight was named interim head coach. After barely missing the playoffs last year and currently sitting on the fringe of the playoff picture, are the Islanders in a better position than they were a year ago? Jack […]

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New York Islanders Daily: Shane Prince Suffers Upper Body Injury

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The New York Islanders lost another forward in last night’s loss. Shane Prince did not return after the second period due to an upper-body injury. Another one bites the dust. That’s what I was thinking when Shane Prince left in the second period of last night’s loss to the New Jersey Devils. Just another blow […]

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New York Islanders Fall Apart In Second Period, Fall To Devils (Highlights)

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After leaving the first period all tied up with one goal apiece, the New York Islanders fell apart in the second period allowing three goals. The New York Islanders were coming off an ugly win over the Montreal Canadiens and were just two points behind the Devils before puck drop tonight. Unfortunately, the Islanders couldn’t […]

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New York Islanders Injuries And Their Impacts On The Team

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The injury bug has hit the New York Islanders with five injuries since December 17th. How have these injuries impacted the roster? The New York Islanders are banged up and bruised. Six roster players are out and missing time. The losses are starting to negatively affect the team. The impact that some of these players […]

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New York Islanders: Ho-Sang Should Be Tavares’ Temporary Winger

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With all-star Josh Bailey still injured, the New York Islanders have to find a suitable replacement for him on John Tavares’ right wing. When forward Josh Bailey left in the middle of the first period in a game against the Pittsburgh Penguins on January 5, New York Islanders fans were reasonably concerned. Over this season […]

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New York Islanders Should Claim Jussi Jokinen Off Waivers

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Veteran center Jussi Jokinen was placed on waivers today by the Los Angeles Kings. The New York Islanders have the need for a fourth line centerman and Jokinen could be just the right addition to give a shot in the arm to the underperforming unit. The Los Angeles Kings placed veteran Finnish forward Jussi Jokinen on waivers […]

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New York Islanders: Barzal, Beauvillier & Eberle Line Has To Stay

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In the absence of Andrew Ladd and Josh Bailey, the New York Islanders have done their best to supplement that huge loss of production. In the process of simply trying to get by, the Isles may have stumbled upon an upgrade to an already very productive second line. The New York Islanders may have discovered platinum […]

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New York Islanders Daily: Shots Allowed Problem

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The New York Islanders are back in a playoff spot but there’s a major issue when it comes to their play of late. The number of shots allowed. Somehow, some way the New York Islanders were able to win on the road against the Canadiens. It was an ugly contest, the Islanders blew two separate two-goal leads […]

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New York Islanders Win Thriller Over Montreal Canadiens (Highlights)

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The New York Islanders win 5-4 in overtime for their second win in a row against the Montreal Canadiens. Only this, they truly didn’t deserve it. After a 7-2 dismantling of the New York Rangers, the New York Islanders started the second half of the second with a breath of fresh air and a new […]

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New York Islanders Nikolai Kulemin Contract Available for Cap Releif

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The New York Islanders are looking to add a big piece to their roster, but with $1.3 million left on the cap they might not be able to. Don’t worry. Nikolai Kulemin to the rescue. We forget that the New York Islanders have more than just Josh Bailey, Casey Cizikas and Andrew Ladd out with […]

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New York Islanders John Tavares Have Not Had Negotiations Yet (Report)

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As the New York Islanders head to Montréal for the night, questions surrounding John Tavares’ contract have inevitably surfaced. And according to one report, the team and their superstar have yet to hold real negotiations. The New York Islanders are in Montréal for a date with the Canadiens. A team starving for a number one center. […]

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New York Islanders: Jaroslav Halak Has Turned The Corner

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Jaroslav Halak has not been himself this year. Sure, he’s shown flashes at times but the consistency just hasn’t been there. The New York Islanders need the old Jaro back as soon as possible if they want to remain in the Eastern Conference playoff race. It seems he may be re-finding his form. I’ll be […]

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New York Islanders: Mathew Barzal vs Brock Boeser For Calder

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There’s a lot of debate whether or not the New York Islanders Mathew Barzal or Vancouver Canucks rookie Brock Boeser should win the Calder. Let’s take a look. In the New York Islanders history they’ve had four players win the Calder; Denis Potvin (1974), Bryan Trottier (1976), Mike Bossy (1978), and Bryan Berard (1997). Mathew Barzal has […]

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New York Islanders: Belmont Arena Not Expected To Open Until 2021-22

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The New York Islanders were recently awarded the rights to develop a brand new arena on the site of Belmont Park Racetrack in Elmont, NY. A new analysis of the contract details has the arena tentatively being ready for the beginning of the 2021-22 NHL season. The New York Islanders are still feeling the intoxicating […]

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