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New York Islanders: Brisson and Tavares Still Talking To Teams

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It appears that John Tavares is still unsure if he’s coming back to the New York Islanders. His agent, Pat Brisson, said they’re speaking with all six teams still. Well, we were wrong. It appeared like yesterday John Tavares was going to tell the New York Islanders if he planned to return or not, but […]

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New York Islanders Fans Survive Another Day of John Tavares Watch

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The first day of waiting on Twitter for a decision from New York Islanders pending unrestricted free agent John Tavares. And the wait isn’t over yet. After meeting with six teams, including the New York Islanders, John Tavares was going to take some time to decide what he was going to do next. Was he […]

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New York Islanders Defensive Pairings Without Adding in Free Agency

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The New York Islanders haven’t traded for a defenseman, and aren’t likely to acquire one in free agency. What would their blue line look if they didn’t add anything? We all expected the New York Islanders to make a trade at the 2018 NHL Entry Draft. But when both Wahlstrom and Dobson fell within their […]

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New York Islanders: Michael Dal Colle Nonexistent At Scrimmage

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Former fifth overall selection by the New York Islanders Michael Dal Colle was nonexistent at the Blue and White Scrimmage last night. Four years ago, the New York Islanders selected Michael Dal Colle with the fifth pick in the NHL Draft. Since the day he was drafted until now, Dal Colle has played the fewest […]

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New York Islanders: Oliver Wahlstrom Shines At Scrimmage

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New York Islanders first-round selection Oliver Wahlstrom wowed the crowd with three goals at the annual Blue and White Scrimmage. Fans packed out the New York Islanders practice facility for a chance to look at the Islanders future. Every year, the team puts on a scrimmage to showcase their prospects and this year was no […]

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New York Islanders Daily: John Tavares Decision Day

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The John Tavares saga is reportedly coming to a close today. Tavares will reportedly let the New York Islanders know his decision today. Today’s the day. It’s being reported that John Tavares will tell the New York Islanders his decision at some point today. Islanders fans will collectively be holding their breath as they await the […]

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New York Islanders John Tavares Favored Destinations (Report)

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The list hasn’t been whittled down officially, but according to Arthur Staple, if John Tavares chooses free agency over the New York Islanders he might just have his top two. The San Jose Sharks and the Toronto Maple Leafs. It’s all we’ve heard (and said) for a year, will John Tavares stay with the New […]

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New York Islanders Future With & Without John Tavares

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John Tavares’ future with the New York Islanders may be decided within the next 60 hours or so. No matter what happens the Islanders will have to move forward. Ideally, sometime between now and Saturday word comes down that the New York Islanders and John Tavares have come to an agreement on a new eight-year […]

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New York Islanders Podcast: John Tavares And the Great Bagel Debate

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In our latest New York Islanders podcast site experts Matt O’Leary and Mitch Anderson not only debate how they should feel about the John Tavares pending decision but also what city has the better bagels. Were right in the middle of the John Tavares decision window. Tavares has met with six teams, including the New […]

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New York Islanders Linked To Artemi Panarin (Rumor)

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The culture change has happened rapidly for the New York Islanders. Not only is it now a coaching destination, but one for players as well. When Lou Lamoriello fired longtime New York Islanders General Manager Garth Snow he cited it as a much-needed culture change. He was absolutely right. A change needed to happen. We just […]

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New York Islanders: Calvin de Haan Discusses Arena and Injuries

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As Calvin de Haan is ready to hit free agency on July 1, he had some quotes on the arena situation and also being hurt last year and having to watch the New York Islanders struggle. Going into 2017-2018, Calvin de Haan bet on himself, taking a one-year contract instead of a long-term deal. The […]

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New York Islanders Daily: John Tavares Meetings Close

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John Tavares is finished with his meetings and headed home. The New York Islanders and the rest of the league have to wait it out for the next few days. Yesterday, John Tavares met with the San Jose Sharks and Dallas Stars out in California to wrap up the JT tour. Now, the New York […]

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New York Islanders How Max Pacioretty Could Have Helped

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The New York Islanders were almost part of a potential blockbuster deal this week. The New York Islanders, Buffalo Sabres, and Montreal Canadiens almost completed a trade that would have seen Max Pacioretty move to Long Island. The New York Islanders, Sabres, and Canadiens almost completed a major trade. According to Sportsnet’ Eric Engels, the […]

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New York Islanders Understanding Offer Sheets

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It’s something that the New York Islanders have never used, but an offer sheet is a tool that is readily available to pluck a desireable RFA. Every free agency window New York Islanders fans hear about the elusive offer sheet. A tool that’s available to all NHL General Managers if they chose to use it. […]

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New York Islanders: Eyes on Isles Podcast Ep 45 Preview

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The Eyes on Isles Podcast returns for episode number 45 as Matt and Mitch will discuss all things New York Islanders on and off the ice. It’s a very stressful week for New York Islanders fans. We’re awaiting the response from John Tavares on whether or not he’s going to stay with the Islanders franchise […]

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New York Islanders Daily: Oliver Wahlstrom Throws Shade At Rangers

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New York Islanders first-round pick Oliver Wahlstrom was a little upset he didn’t go in the top-10. He had some kind words for a team that passed on him. We’ve covered the NHL Draft at length on this website and definitely talked up how unlikely it was that both Oliver Wahlstrom and Noah Dobson would be […]

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New York Islanders Trade Rumor for Montreal Canadiens Max Pacioretty

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It seems a deal was in place between the New York Islanders and the Montreal Canadiens that would see the Isles bring in the Habs captain Max Pacioretty. According to a report, there was a deal in place to send Montreal Canadiens captain Max Pacioretty to the New York Islanders for one of the Islanders […]

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New York Islanders Five Players That Should Stand Out At Mini-Camp

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The annual New York Islanders Mini-Camp got started on Monday. With 53 players coming in for the camp, who should stand out? Mini-Camp has opened for the New York Islanders. A total of 53 of their young prospects and some other toss-ins have made their way to the Northwell Health Ice Center for the week-long event. All 53 […]

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New York Islanders Still Front Runner For John Tavares (Opinion)

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It’s been quite the whirlwind this year for John Tavares. Tavares’ contract with the New York Islanders is ending on July 1st. With the changes that have been made, the question still remains; will he stay or will he go? New York Islanders fans have certainly got some extra gray hairs from this John Tavares […]

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New York Islanders Will Not Qualify Quine, Prince, and Davidson

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Alan Quine, Shane Prince, and Brandon Davidson all failed to receive qualifying offers from the New York Islanders, meaning they will become unrestricted free agents. These three players aren’t what you would call elite or even everyday players for the New York Islanders, but they fit their roles well as valuable depth pieces. All these […]

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