Talk from the 300 Section – Thoughts on Last Night and Tonight

February 28, 2015

CLICK BELOW TO HEAR GARY’S PODCAST… Thinking about the 35th anniversary of the Miracle on Ice.  I wanted to share this You Tube Video from the young man that impersonates Herb Brooks to a T.  Check it out…   Here is my latest on last night’s game – as well as thoughts on today’s macthup against the Canes. Note – Tim Gleason has been dealt from Carolina to the Caps…

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Hamonic Out For Tonight.

October 23, 2014

The latest tweet from Arthur Staple   <blockquoteclass=”twitter-tweet” lang=”en”> Capuano: Hamonic(upper body) out tonight, didn’t make trip up. Day to day. Johnson in goal. Vizwith hickey. #Isles — Arthur Staple (@StapeNewsday) October 23, 2014 Welcome back #11 to the Lineup.  And of course, Anders Lee too.  Chad Johnson in net… Welcome back Johnny Rocket!  Give the B’s what they are missing desperately now…

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Isles Talk Eastern Conference Preview

October 8, 2014

#488019167 / gettyimages.com The final preseason write up is here as Isles Talk concludes with the Eastern Conference preview. As I did last year, I do things a little different. I will categorize teams into certain groups and make a quick analysis on each team. I have to admit, this one was tough to predict because it is wide open this year. Having said that, here are the teams in…

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Isles Talk Western Conference Preview

October 8, 2014

#486981053 / gettyimages.com I usually do things thing a little different when it comes to regular season predictions. Like last year, I will categorize teams into certain groups and make a quick analysis on each team. Unfortunately, the Western Conference is like the rich getting richer and the poor get poorer. It’s real easy to predict with this Conference, so let’s have some fun. here we go: The Core: These…

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Isles Talk 2014-15 Season Preview: New York Islanders

October 8, 2014

#467961869 / gettyimages.com Obviously I’ve saved the best for last. Isles Talk concludes it’s 2014-15 season preview with a team that, after this past weekend, has every fan and the NHL buzzing, the New York Islanders. With the conclusion of the 2014 draft, Islanders general manager Garth Snow went out and spent money like it was Christmas and the fans are the receivers of these gifts. In one offseason, the…

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Isles Talk 2014-15 Season Preview: Pittsburgh Penguins

October 6, 2014

#457220397 / gettyimages.com Isles Talk continues it’s 2014-15 season preview with the reigning Metropolitan Division Champions, the Pittsburgh Penguins. Last year was a good regular season year for the Pens as Sydney Crosby played healthy and brought back a ton of hardware at the NHL awards ceremony. Unfortunately they let the New York Rangers make history as they came back from a 3-1 deficit and beat the Pens in game…

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Isles Talk 2014-15 Season Preview: Buffalo Sabres

October 6, 2014

#451351494 / gettyimages.com Isles Talk continues it’s 2014-15 season preview with a team that is clearly in a rebuild, the Buffalo Sabres. They have a lot of young players who need seasoning and they had a very busy offseason, signing all the right players who will only help the younger ones grow to be professionals sooner rather than later. 2013-14 Record: 21-51-10 52 points; 8th in the Atlantic Division; 16th…

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Isles Talk 2014-15 Season Preview: Washington Capitals

October 6, 2014

#481894191 / gettyimages.com Isles Talk continues it’s 2014-15 Season Preview with a team that missed the playoffs for the first time in 7 years, the Washington Capitals. After moving over to the new Metropolitan Division, the former South Division champs got a taste of stronger divisional hockey going 12-15-3 and missing the playoffs as a result. They fired offensive minded coach Adam Oates and replaced him with former Predators defensive…

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