Last week, we began a four-part series taking a look at players that general manager Garth Snow might take a look at this offseason in the hopes of reshaping his roster ahead of the 2017-18 season. Today, we move on to part two. With the free agent market looking sub-par, trades might be the only […]
Doug Weight led the Islanders to some impressive results after he took over behind the bench for Jack Capuano. Earlier this offseason, the Isles announced that they were removing the interim tag from Weight’s title, and now they’re allowing him to shape his coaching staff. According to beat reporter Arthur Staple, the Isles coach will […]
Andy Graziano, SNY.tv When Howie Rose decided to shock Islanders nation and announce his retirement from broadcasting hockey in May of 2016, everyone wondered who would be the next up to take over the microphone and perform the difficult task of painting the action on the ice for an entire fanbase of rabid, loyal fans […]
The Islanders are preparing their extension pitch for team captain John Tavares, reports Elliotte Friedman. Tavares, 26, is eligible to sign a contract extension with the Isles on July 1. He is about to enter the sixth and final season of the $33 million deal he signed prior to the 2012-13 season. Friedman says Tavares' […]
The Predators defeated the Islanders 3-1. Craig Anderson, OTT at BOS ($29): It’s the playoffs, so the margins are thin, and there are no great matchups. Anderson averaged 13.9 fantasy points per game this season, which is the most of any goalie in action Monday.
The New York Islanders officially named Doug Weight as their new head coach on Wednesday, after he led the team to a 24-12-4 record and kept the Islanders near the playoff bubble. From Weight’s first game on January 19 to the end of the season, the Islanders posted the second-best record in the NHL with […]
Two Philadelphia Flyers players recorded Gordie Howe Hat Tricks in their Thursday game against the New York Islanders. Forwards Dale Weise and Wayne Simmonds each scored a goal, notched an assist and had a fight as their team built a 5-0 lead in the first period.
The Flyers let loose on the Islanders in a wild opening period. Wayne Simmonds got his 30th goal of the season as Philadelphia scored five times in a fight-filled first on the way to a 6-3 victory over New York on Thursday night. Dale Weise, Radko Gudas, Jordan Weal, Sean Couturier and Valtteri Filppula also […]
The Blackhawks defeated the Islanders 5-4. It looks like the Chicago Blackhawks will have to do without center Artem Anisimov for the rest of the regular season after he was injured Tuesday night against the Montreal Canadiens.
New York Islanders forward Josh Ho-Sang made his NHL debut on Thursday night, wearing No. 66. Then, after the game — and I still can’t believe this happened, you guys — the Hockey Hall of Fame smashed and destroyed ALL of Mario Lemieux’s stuff because another player wore his number and rendered him obsolete.
A season to forget for the Dallas Stars continued Thursday night with a 5-4 loss to the New York Islanders and an injury to Antoine Roussel. Late in the first period, Roussel blocked a Johnny Boychuk blast with his hand and left the game. Stars head coach Lindy Ruff noted the injury was likely season-ending […]
Patrick Kane continues to dazzle Chicago Blackhawks fans and teammates alike. “Unbelievable,” said Nick Schmaltz, a rookie center with the Blackhawks. The New York Islanders hope to hit pause on Kane’s highlight reel.