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Looking Ahead to Isles Offseason Moves: Goaltending

For the Islanders to become a championship contender, Evgeni Nabokov, needs to be replaced. (Getty Images)

Welp, it’s over – the 2013-14 NHL season has come to a close for the New York Islanders. Aside from crying and beginning a countdown until October, us Islanders fans will be on high alert as we follow all the off-season moves that the organization makes. Hopefully, these moves will restore our hopes that this is a playoff-bound team next year. More...

by Alex Kuhlke | Published 1 week ago

Martin Brodeur
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By Sam Mines On Sunday, April 13th, 2014

The 13th Time is Not a Charm, Brodeur and Devils Fall in Another Shootout

After the Devils failed to win against the Calgary Flames on Monday, it was only a question of time before their playoff hopes fizzled. When Columbus beat Phoenix and Dallas in back-to-back games on Tuesday and More...

Matt Calkner has shown he is not afraid to get physical. (Kathy Willens / AP)
By Alex Kuhlke On Tuesday, April 8th, 2014

A Lighter Approach to the Remainder of the New York Islanders’ Season

With the New York Islanders’ season coming to an end, it’s hard to find much to look forward to during the final four games – could it be the battle with Calgary for 26th place? Or the fact that we can More...

Josh Bailey
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By Alex Kuhlke On Thursday, April 3rd, 2014

Josh Bailey: A True Personification of the New York Islanders

It seems as though, for countless years past, that the New York Islanders have been a true example of an NHL franchise that always gets the short end of the stick, and this season, of course, is no exception. After More...

Veteran defenseman Andrew MacDonald is on the move to Philadelphia. (Photo by Mike Stobe/NHLI via Getty Images)
By Vinny DeLillo On Tuesday, March 4th, 2014

Andrew MacDonald Moved to Philadelphia as Islanders Seek To Retool

Veteran defenseman Andrew MacDonald is on the move to Philadelphia. (Photo by Mike Stobe/NHLI via Getty Images) In a move that comes as no surprise to Islander fans, 27 year-old defenseman Andrew MacDonald was dealt More...

Team USA
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By Kevin Dolan On Monday, February 17th, 2014

Devils, Rangers and Islanders Players Make Their Mark in Sochi

The 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia has already consisted of exciting and memorable match-ups in men’s hockey, from Finland almost upsetting the reigning champions Canada, to the USA beating Russia on their More...

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By Joey Delgado On Sunday, January 12th, 2014

Tavares, de Haan Finally Turning Potential Into Reality for Islanders

(Graig Abel/NHLI via Getty Images) Five years. Five long years … Well, not exactly. A few months short of a 60-month car loan would be more accurate. That’s how long it took for fans of the New York More...

Missouri vs. Hofstra
By Gregg Snyder On Tuesday, December 31st, 2013

2013 Double G Sports Awards Announced

Collegiate Female Athlete of the Year, Olivia Galati (Image courtesy of Hofstra Athletics) After weeks of nominations and finalist voting, the 2013 Double G Sports award recipients have been announced. Teams and More...

Max Pacioretty

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By Joey Delgado On Tuesday, December 24th, 2013

What Will it Take to Get the Isles Back on Track?

And so it appears, the focus is changing a bit. As the Islanders’ slide continues, the latest report has the team possibly attempting to make a deal for Montreal’s Max Pacioretty, the Habs’ More...

By Joey Delgado On Tuesday, December 10th, 2013

“Weather Trouble” Delays Anticipated Islanders Debut of Ryan Strome

(Image via   The Islanders will have to wait at least another day for Ryan Strome.   “Weather trouble” was reported by Newsday’s Arthur Staple as the reason for the Islanders’ More...